Banner Elk, Beech Mountain, Blowing Rock, Boone, West Jefferson, Wilkesboro, Blue Ridge Parkway

Farm Tours

High Country NC Mountain Attractions

In the High Country you can find a large assortment of attractions to please the whole family. This mountainous area has been hosting visitors for over a century,
and today includes such popular attractions as Grandfather Mountain, the original Mast General Store, Mystery Hill and many others. In addition, you’ll find unique farms, wineries and orchards to tour and sample.

NC High Country Attractions


Land of Milk and Honey Farm

The Land of Milk and Honey Farm is nestled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina.
We are a Christian family-owned farm providing beef, pork, lamb, eggs, honey, baked goods and sweets.
We sell a variety of handmade items including beeswax candles, leather goods and skincare.
We offer farm tours 7 days a week and are one mile of Hwy 421 in Deep Gap.

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Apple Hill Farm

Apple Hill Farm in Banner Elk NC conducts a farm tour year round! Advanced tickets are required and can be purchased through:

Come by the farm year-round to shop or take a tour and meet the animals. You can see all of our animal friends only by joining one of the regularly scheduled public tours or by booking a private or group tour in advance.

The guided walking tour is offered year-round and starts at the horse barn, winding around the farm to visit the main barns and animal sheds. Tour guides share all about what makes our farm so special. We are home to a variety of animals, and nearly every one of them has a story to tell! Our farm is hilly,so wear comfortable shoes and plan accordingly. Don't forget to bring a camera!

We can also book a private tour for you and your family year-round.

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Shipley Farms Guided Tour & Beef

Since 1872, Shipley Farms and the Shipley family have raised Hereford and Angus bred beef, to create the tastiest and healthiest beef possible.

GUIDED WALKING TOURS Join us for a tour and see first hand how humane farming makes all the difference – for the animals, for the environment, and for the flavor of our meat.
*Please call in advance to check availability*

THE SHOP Shipley Farms Signature Beef is our unique Appalachian Grown, Dry Aged product, raised the way we’ve always done it— no steroids, no antibiotics, no feedlots, just hard work and great care for the land, the livestock, and the community. Purchase online and find at local High Country restaurants and beyond!

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The Old Store at Grassy Creek

Located in historic Grassy Creek, the Old Store features local foods, crafts, gifts, u-pick blueberries, Christmas trees and a large deck to enjoy the countryside

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Swinging Bridge Farm Tour Boone NC

Swing Bridge Farm Tour Boone NC Walking tour of blueberry/Christmas tree farm. 70 minute tour included local history, suspension bridge, solar orangery, barn restoration. Call or text Chuck at 828-964-2030 for tour.

Adults $15, Children $5 Available daily by appointment

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