Great Lakes Farms School Tours
Available September, October, November, May, and June!
May and June Tours
School spring planting Tour
Students help farmer Joe with the spring planting as well as a plant to take home. Every child receives an activity sheet.
School Strawberry Tour
Each student picks a quart of strawberries and an activity sheet.
September and October Tours
School Apple Tour
Each teacher will receive a bag of apples for the class. Every child will receive a few apples and an activity sheet
School Pumpkin Tour
The class receives a pumpkin to take back to the school. Each child gets a mini pumpkin and an activity sheet.
We also offer Peach tours in August to nursery schools and day camps.
We are available weekdays for morning or afternoon tours. Morning tours start at 10 am and afternoon tours start at 12 pm. Picnic space is available if the weather is suitable.
We can host up to 80 children. Each age group tours separately and the tour is tailored according to age. Schools can bring multiple grades at once to save on transportation.
Our tours are recommended for children from preschool to grade 3.(Students are to remain under the supervision of teachers and adults at all times, dress for the weather).
We love having groups visit the farm, if your group is looking for something different let us know. we would be happy to design a tour just for you.
Activities (depend on tour selected)
-Interactive lessons by our knowlegable staff (specific to grade level)
-‘Farm to Market’ activities
-Tractor drawn wagon rides through the farm
-Pick your own produe when in season
-Sample 2 different apple varieties and delicious apple cider
-Get lost in our corn maze
- Enjoy our FUN FARM area
Book early to ensure your date. We can’t wait to entertain you at our family farm!
Each tour is $9 plus tax, We allow one adult free admission with every 4 students; any extra adults will be charged the regular admission fee. Payment is due at the time of the tour. Tour last approximately 1 hour, rain or shine except in extreme weather. Please arrive 5-10 minutes before your scheduled tour.