Farm Tours

View traditional, organic, sustainable, flower, and tree farms in the region. Contact the farms for hours and directions.

Apple Hill Farm

Open year-round, this alpaca farm features a shop, scheduled tours, and meet-and-greets with the alpacas, llamas, goats, donkeys, and dogs
Phone: (828) 963-1662


A diverse, organic, and experimental farm, SKYe2 is adding different plants, shitake mushrooms, hops yard, and honeybees. Contact them from their web site to schedule a tour.

High Country Farm Tours

High Country Farm Tours, sponsored by the Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture, offers annual farm tours of several farms.

Swinging Bridge Farm

The tour here includes a Christmas tree cultivation, local history, sheep shearing demonstration, 48 foot long suspension bridge, blueberry operation, passive solar system, geothermal and hydro-powered energy orangery just east of Boone.
Phone: 828-264-5738

Tester Daylily Farm

Tester Daylily Farm offer hundreds of varieties and colors at reasonable prices.
Phone: 828-297-2025