Fun on the Farm Adventure - Field Trips | Apple Holler

Summer Fun on the Farm

Featuring fun hands-on lesson all about trees and the miracle of apples

June through August 2022

At Apple Holler we love teaching about how our apple trees grow.  Bring your students, preschool through 3rd grade to enjoy an age-appropriate, hands-on lesson in the open air, learning and exploring Apple Holler’s 78 acre orchard and Enchanted Forest!

Engaging Educational Experience – Let’s Talk Trees:

*Enjoy an educational presentation where students will learn the life cycle of an apple tree, how trees grow, identify parts of the tree, how their unique plumbing system helps them transport nutrients, create oxygen, photosynthesis and more.

*Explore the bees hut, while learning about bees, pollination and the parts of the apple blossom, learn to so the bee dance.

*Experience the guided educational tour aboard a tractor-drawn train ride through the Apple Holler orchards and Enchanted Forest.  Learn how our wind machines protect the orchard.

*Explore the Enchanted Forest with a native scavenger hunt: Find a tree cookie and learn how to determine the age of a tree and learn how to read the tree’s life story and more.

*Enjoy a freshly baked cookie treat and fresh apple cider.

*Visit our farm yard chickens and goats.

*Feed the Billy Goats, Nanny Goats & newborns.

*Explore our Farm Park – Kids’s Corral, Crazy Corn Maze, Cool Cow Maze, Giant Slide and MORE!

Cost: $11.00 per person
(children & adults)

40 person minimum or if less than 40 you may be combined with another group to meet the 40 person minimum.

Reservations Required

Includes Wisconsin Common Core Standards in Science, Agriculture, Agriscience & Ecology/Environment.

We are now picking Pristine, Jersey Mac & Viking Apples from 9:00AM-4:00PM, last bag sold at 3:00PM.

We will resume picking peaches with our Red Haven variety soon. We do have pre-picked peaches available for purchase in our Farm Store, which is open 9am-4pm daily. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you for Peach Picking.

Find out what we're picking next and get notified of upcoming events:

COVID SAFETY PRECAUTIONS 

  1. In order to ensure the health and safety of our guests and staff while having an enjoyable time on the farm, Apple Holler has implemented the following procedures:

    1.  
    1. Face Masks Recommended: Face masks are recommended when coming indoors at Apple Holler. Face masks are not required outdoors at Apple Holler, especially when social distancing is possible. 
    2. Vaccinations: Vaccinations are highly encouraged.  
    3. Showing Symptoms? If you, someone in your party, or someone with whom you have recently come into contact with are showing symptoms of COVID-19, please do not visit our farm. Return home and follow the CDC guidelines.  
    4. Keep Your Distance: Practice safe social distancing and stay a minimum of 6 feet (preferably more) away from other visitors and staff.
    5. Wash Your Hands Thoroughly Whenever Possible: Please use hand sanitizer & hand washing stations (indoor & outdoor) as much as possible. We have dispensers placed for your convenience.  

     We are committed to keeping your family, our family, and our employees safe. There remains an inherent and elevated risk of exposure to COVID-19 in any public place where people are present, and we cannot guarantee you will not be exposed. Regular sanitizing, access to sanitizer and handwashing, and daily health checks of our employees are just some of the precautions we are taking.