April 20, 2014

Educational School Field Trips


Wendy Guided Wagon Tour

Wendy Guided Wagon Tour

Pack up your pre-schoolers through K-2 students and come on over to Stepp’s Hillcrest Orchard for a HANDS-ON FARM EXPERIENCE and EDUCATIONAL ORCHARD-FARM TOUR. Your school groups will be presented an interactive educational farm lesson led by a farm tour guide; ride on a tractor pulled wagon; engage in sorting apples by color and size; learn about parts of an apple; explore a corn maze or soybean trail; pick apples or pumpkins; drink a cup of local fresh apple cider; and taste a fresh apple.

  • Weekday Tours – 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. (call for weekend tour times).
  • Tour lasts approximately 1 1/2 hours.
  • Teacher and Assistant – No Charge.
  • Picnic Area Available

Email Wendy – steppappletours@yahoo.com to set up your tour.  This is the best way to reach us at any time.

Call (828) 290-0823 for Details

Preschool Tour | Kindergarten Tour | 1st Grade Tour | 2nd Grade Tour

All School Tours include:

  • WAGON RIDE – Tractor pulled wagon ride with tour guide;
  • APPLES and/or PUMPKINS TO PICK – Stop to pick 1/4 peck bag of apples from trees and/ or choose a 3-5 lb. pumpkins from the pumpkin patch.
  • CORN MAZE - One-half Acre Educational Corn Maze – Children answer questions about farm to maneuver their way through the maze
  • SOYBEAN TRAIL / MAZE - Travel a winding path through a field of soybeans
  • FRESH APPLE CIDER - Sample a cup of local fresh apple cider
  • FARM TOUR GUIDE – All activities led by a farm tour guide

    Lynn in Barn for Apple Information

    Lynn in Barn for Apple Information


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