Scout Troops, 4-H Clubs, Afterschool, Youth and Church Group
Busy Barns Adventure Farm tours offer a hands-on learning environment where children play and learn in an outdoor classroom. Children will receive lots of exercise interacting with the unique agricultural activities spread across the farm. Every child receives animal feed, a make-n-take activity in the spring, a kid-sized pumpkin in the fall, along with many great memories!
- Farm Exploration
Visit the farm activity area including the straw mow play area, corn stalk cavern, antique tractors, obstacle course, hamster wheel racers, 20-foot slides, pony swings, corn box, tractor tire trail, western area and much more…
- Play Barn
Hands-on learning including a hand hole discovery box, simulated milk cow “Holly the Holstein”, play in tubs of wheat, farm scale, bolt table, rocking farm animals and educational posters.
- Animal Acres
Visit, touch and feed the farm animals.
- Hayride (10 to 15 minutes)
Take a tractor drawn hayride around the farm property.
(dependent on weather and field conditions)
- Scavenger Hunt (spring)/Trivia
Corn Maze (fall)
(15 to 20 minutes)
Rhyming educational scavenger hunt around the farm.
4-acre maze with true/false and multiple choice questions.
- Make-n-Take (spring)/Pumpkin Patch (fall)
(10 to 15 minutes)
Hands-on spring educational activity to take home.
Take a walk to our patch and select your perfect pumpkin.
Take Home: Every child will receive…
- Free make-n-take (spring) or kid-sized pumpkin from our patch (fall)
- Free animal feed to use during the field trip
- Free agriculture education booklet
- Free farm pass for a return visit
- Lots of great memories and learning opportunities!