1922 Flint Hill Road

Coopersburg, PA 18036

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Sample Tour: OPTIONS FOR GROUPS AND SCHOOLS

To group leaders- All sample tours are flexible to meet age, grade level and special needs of any group. 

 

 

 

 

 

Sample Group Tour Rotation:  Based on 80-100 students                                                 
> Group 1 (Goats)
> Group 2 (Hayloft)
> Group 3 (Chicken Tractor) 
> Group 4 (Horse Barn)
> Group 5 (Horse Sheds)
> Group 6 (Harness Room)
> Group 7 (Garden)
> Group 8 (Blacksmith)

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11 AM – 11:30AM: (Summary and Closing) groups return to indoor arena, discussion of experience, handouts provided to school teaching staff, closing remarks from farm staff

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM: Gift Shop open / Lunch in Picnic Area

Picnic area is available for lunch or snacks.  Food and drinks can be provided if ordered in advance for an additional fee.  Pizzas can be ordered through the farm office in advance if desired.   Use of picnic area is free.  All students and faculty will receive farm information.  All activities can be run rain or shine.  Appropriate attire for walking and weather is a must.

Additional Tour Options:
1) Blacksmith Shop Tour
2) Draft Horse; Harness Demo
3) Felting Activity
4) Cheese Making Demo
5) Horseshoe Painting
6) Fleece and Fiber Demo

Sample Tour


Sample Tour Rotation Below: Based on 25-60 students:

9:00AM – 9:30 AM: Arrive at farm.  Group meets in indoor for greeting, orientation and division into 8 tour groups.  If group number 10 or greater, an adult advisor is recommended

Sample Group Tour Rotation:
> Group 1 (Goats/Sheep)
> Group 2 (Horse Barn)
> Group 3 (Garden, Plants, Compost)
> Group 4 (Indoor Arena / Snack Area)
> Group 5 (Barn / Feed Room)

11 AM – 11:30 AM: Reconnect with group for summation and handout of information packets.  Gift shop open for students and faculty.

11:30 AM -12:15 PM: Gift Shop open / Lunch in Picnic Area

Picnic area is available for lunch or snacks.  Food and drinks can be provided if ordered in advance for an additional fee.  Pizzas can be ordered through the farm office in advance if desired.   Use of picnic area is free.  All students and faculty will receive farm information.  All activities can be run rain or shine.  Appropriate attire for walking and weather is a must. 

For further information, please contact Kathy Fields at Flint Hill Farm, 1922 Flint Hill Rd, Coopersburg PA.  18036.

Phone: 610-838-2928 or e-mail kathy@flinthill-farm.org.

Contact: Kathleen Fields