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Oldham County, Kentucky Farm Tours - Oldham Country…"The Farm Tour Capital of Kentucky"

 

Oldham County, Kentucky Farm Tours - enjoy your weekend getaway!

Rest Your Head and Hooves in Horse Country! 

From our world-renowned botanical garden rated a "must see" to Hermitage Farm, a famous horse farm visited by Queen Elizabeth, Oldham Country offers many entertaining tours showcasing alpaca, buffalo, a working dairy farm, two grass-fed beef farms, horses of all breeds, Kentucky native plants at our 2 nature preserves, see Oldham Country on horseback, and visit a sheep farm that also raises shitake mushrooms! Come enjoy 17 customized educational farm experiences for all ages! Plan your weekend getaway to Oldham Country by booking your overnight stay with one of our 4 hotels or come celebrate in luxury at the "#1 Bed & Breakfast in Kentucky for Amenities 2012 & 2013," Bluegrass Country Estate B&B, nestled on a 9 acre horse farm in the commercial racehorse farm community of L'Esprit in LaGrange, KY.

Come rest your head and hooves in Oldham Country, located on Interstate 71 just minutes from both Louisville and Cincinnati. Enjoy one of our farm experiences throughout the county, then dine Kentucky Proud® while watching a real CSX train run down the center of Main Street just a stone's throw away from your window in historic downtown LaGrange – one of three towns in the world where a train really does run through it!

Featured Listing - Hermitage Farm

Hermitage Farm
10500 W. Highway 42
Goshen, KY  40026
Directions
(502) 228-1426
www.HermitageFarm.com
Email: info@hermitagefarm.com

Tours by Appointment Only on select weekdays. All ages are welcome.

Cost: $10 per person

Known for its world-class equine operations, Hermitage is a legendary 700-acre farm ...more

 

 

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Oldham County, Kentucky Farm Tour Listings:

Acorn Lane Farm at Boone Gardiner - Petting Zoo

6300 Old LaGrange Road
Crestwood, KY  40014
Directions
(502) 243-3832
www.BooneGardiner.com
Email:  hopegardiner@boonegardiner.com

Come see our unique petting zoo in greenhouses and enjoy the Garden Center! Kids will love to feed ...more

 


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Aurora Acres Gypsy Vanner Horses & Equestrian Ctr

(239) 404-1470 ~ Kentucky and Florida based Farms
http://www.auroraacres.com

A one hour tour of Aurora Acres includes a better understanding of one of the worlds most colorful, least understood societies and the horses they envisioned soon after World War II. ...more

 


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Bluebonnets & Bluegrass Alpaca Farm

4710 Three Lakes Rd., Crestwood, KY  40014
(502) 727-2072
www.bluealpacas.com / Email: denise@bluealpacas.com

Our farm and our fiber studio are our pride and joy. We've poured our hearts into our place, and we think it shows. Our animals are happy, healthy, and maybe just ...more

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Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve

12501 Harmony Landing Road
Goshen, KY  40026
Directions
(502) 228-4362
www.kentuckynaturepreserve.org
Email:  tavia@kynaturepreserve.org

Creasey is a public nature preserve whose hours are sun-up to sundown. Cost: No cost. Office hours: Mon. – Fri. 8:30am – 4:30pm.

Creasey Mahan Nature Preserve is a 170-acre scenic and popular destination. With 9 miles of wooded trails, 4 year-round springs, creeks and ponds ...more


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Foxhollow Farm & Store

8905 Highway 329
Crestwood, KY  40014
Directions
(502) 241-9674
www.foxhollow.com
Email:  info@foxhollow.com

Foxhollow is a working biodynamic vegetable and grass fed beef farm. We offer scenic self- guided tours and behind the scenes small group tours with our owner (by appointment). Come to our Farm Store ...more


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Harvest Moon Dairy Farm

7401 Hanna Road
Crestwood, KY  40014
Directions
(502) 817-3165
www.harvesthomedairyky.com
Email: harvesthomedairy@aol.com
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Tours by Appointment Only. Tour prices: $6 per person. We provide tours for people of all ages and would love to show you and your group how we operate our farm.

At Harvest Moon Farm & Dairy, we love what we do on the farm. We enjoy sharing our farm life and the experiences ...more


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Hemmer Hill Sheep Farm

7401 Old Zaring Road
Crestwood, KY  40014
Directions
(502) 228-3860
www.hemmerhillfarm.com
Email: joyce@hemmerhillfarm.com

Tours by Appointment Only. All ages are welcome. Cost: $5-$10 per person depending on the season.

We are a small working farm, with diverse agriculture. We raise St. Croix Hair Sheep for breeding and food ...more


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Hermitage Farm

10500 W. Highway 42
Goshen, KY  40026
Directions
(502) 228-1426
www.HermitageFarm.com
Email: info@hermitagefarm.com

Tours by Appointment Only on select weekdays. All ages are welcome.

Cost: $10 per person

Known for its world-class equine operations, Hermitage is a legendary 700-acre farm ...more


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Little Big Horse Trails Horseback Riding

1100 E. Highway 524
LaGrange, KY  40031
Directions
(502) 222-1842
www.littlebighorsetrails.com

Guided trail rides for ages 6+. The rides are three miles long and take about one hour to complete. Cost per person is $30.00 and reservations are a must. Little Big Horse Trails can accommodate large groups for horseback riding such as ...more


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Meadowview Farm & Natural Habitat Gardens

2005 Meadowview Drive
Crestwood, KY  40014
Directions
(502) 345-4231
www.meadowviewfarmandgarden.com
Email: mfnhgllc@gmail.com

Tour is By Appointment Only. Cost: $5 per person. Group tours and presentations available for a predetermined charge. CSA full and half shares are now available in addition to a la carte ordering.

Tour a sustainable farm that specializes in Kentucky native plants, heirloom corn ...more


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Spruce Point Farm

(for persons with disabilities & their caregiver only)
2107 Massie School Road
LaGrange, KY  40031
Directions
(502) 222-8762
Email:  exceptionalequi@aol.com

Tours for persons with disabilities and their caregivers only.
Tour is By Appointment Only.
Cost: A donation to help feed the animals is requested…
$12 /bag of feed, $6/hay bale, etc.
Group size: 2-10.

Spruce Point Farm is home to Exceptional Equitation, a nonprofit therapeutic riding program ...more


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Windy Meadows Horse Farm

1309 Bluegrass Parkway
LaGrange, KY  40031
Directions
(502) 222-0299 or (502) 608-6179
www.WindyMeadows.net / Email: windymeadows1309@aol.com
Tours by Appointment Only. All ages are welcome.

Come meet the characters from the owner’s first children’s book, “The Tails of Windy Meadows” and see a working horse farm through the eyes of its animals! “The Tails of Windy Meadows” is the first children's book ...more


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Woodland Buffalo Farm

www.WoodlandFarm.com
Email: info@woodlandfarm.com
(502) 222-7051

Group tours only: 10-35 people.
Cost: $15 per person.
This tour is highly educational and consists of 3 sections.
Tours given April – October

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Yew Dell Botanical Gardens

6220 Old LaGrange Road
Crestwood, KY  40014
Directions
(502) 241-4788
www.YewDellGardens.org
Email: info@yewdellgardens.org

Hours: 10am – 4pm. General Admission (on your own): $7 adults, $5 seniors over 55, children under 12 are free. Call (502) 241-4788 for group rates and tours. Tour guides can usually be arranged for groups of 10 or more. Please provide at least a 2-week lead time for scheduling of tour guides ...more


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Oldham County, Kentucky Horse Show Venues & Shows:

42 Fleur De Lis Mini-Trial Series

www.42fleurdelis.com
Upcoming Events Calendar

The 42 Fleur De Lis Mini-Trial Series (42FDL) is a collection of (1) day (3) phased events; Dressage, Stadium and Cross Country; called a Mini Horse Trial. Dedicated facility owners have come together to create ...more


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Circle Bar C Ranch

1424 Bluegrass Parkway
LaGrange, KY  40031
Directions
(502) 225-6191
www.circlebarcranch.com
Upcoming Events Calendar

Circle Bar C Ranch is the area’s best example of a professional equine facility and operational horse ranch. The owners of Circle Bar C Ranch have spent more than 20 years designing and building this premier training ...more


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Oldham County Saddle Club

Sarah Garner - Clover Lea Farm
2306 East Highway 22
Crestwood, Kentucky 40014
Directions to Oldham County Fairgrounds
(502) 744-5190
www.oldhamcountysaddleclub.com
Email: oldhamcountysaddleclub@gmail.com
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We offer a wide range of activities at all levels including shows, trail rides, and social events! If you are looking for a casual, fun environment to enjoy your horse, meet new friends, and just have a good time, this is the Club for you!



 

 

 Visit Oldham County

 

For an unforgettable Kentucky weekend getaway in one of our La Grange bed and breakfast inns, to lush Kentucky horse farms and horseback riding trips, to boutique shopping while the train runs down Main Street, you’ll experience the comfort and hospitality of Oldham County like time spent with cherished friends.

Stroll along La Grange's Main Street, explore our world class
gardens
and visit Oldham County!

We can't wait to see you.

Oldham Country - The Farm Tour Capitol of Kentucky - is proud to be home to the best, most educational farm tours and the liveliest horse show calendar in Kentucky! Come see Kentucky how it’s supposed to be seen -  on horseback, see where the buffalo really roam, get up close and personal with alpaca and learn how their wool becomes fabric and art, and see the only petting zoo to raise animals in old greenhouses!

Meet the horse characters of the children’s book, “The Tails of Windy Meadows”, and milk a cow! Speaking of horses, come witness some of the most awesome horse shows in Kentucky at some of the most state-of-the-art venues in the state!