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Suncrest Orchard Alpacas

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Address: 3608 East 1/4 Road, Palisade, CO
Phone Number: 970-464-4862.
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This should be #1 on the "Things to Do" list when in Palisade

Other reviewers have done a far better job than I ever could describing Suncrest orchard alpacas. Let me just add that everyone who visits will leave knowing that that they have... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Other reviewers have done a far better job than I ever could describing Suncrest orchard alpacas. Let me just add that everyone who visits will leave knowing that that they have experienced something truly special.

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Aurora, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

When we arrived, we weren't sure if we were supposed to let someone know we were there, but the owner soon came out as we were by the Alpaca pens. He shared information about the animals in general and specific, then took us to the room where they work the fibers. Every machine was explained, but not in a succinct... More 

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West Jordan, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

My family and I stoped here on our way home from a Rifle Colorado. Mike is the owner of the farm and he took the time to share his knowledge and experience of his alpaca farm. He was very good and attentive to our children and answered all the questions. Alpacas are very gentle and quiet creatures. They're very shy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

A scinic drive through orchards and vinyards will lead you to this hidden Palisade gem. This family owned and operated farm is the perfect educational experience for all ages! We lost track of time because we were so caught up in the experience while visiting with the owners. They treated us like house guest. The best time to go is... More 

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Downey, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I have to say I wasn't that enthused about going to the alpaca farm....but once we got there I loved it. The owner was full of interesting facts and we were able to feed the alpacas n see where and how they get the wool from them...family owned...also has a small gift shop on the premises...best to call ahead n... More 

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denver29
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We had been hearing about this for years, we finally stopped this weekend. So interesting and we really enjoyed the whole experience. Property is beautiful and the animals are incredible. Mike was so interesting, I could have spent all day talking to him and his wife. The tour is free and INCREDIBLE, I learned so much and Mike's passion was... More 

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Saint Augustine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

We were part of a tour or we probably would not have gone. We met the alpacas and the dogs (special herding breed) and had a tour of the mill. Great guide!

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Vancouver, BC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

Don't go expecting to pet an alpaca, but open your mind to a wealth of alpaca-related knowledge from Mike, one of the owners of this working peach tree and alpaca farm. Mike gave us an impromptu tour of his animals (all named for varieties of peaches) and his extensive process for producing spun alpaca product (yarn, etc all in various... More 

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