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Address: 15 Higley Hill Rd, Wilmington, VT 05363-9623
Phone Number: 802-464-3762
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Since 1980 Adams Farm has been offering afternoon and evening traditional...

Since 1980 Adams Farm has been offering afternoon and evening traditional Vermont sleigh rides pulled by Belgian draft horses, through the maple sugar grove, up along the ridge of their mountain, to an old log cabin for a warm up by the wood stoves before coming back down the mountain. At the cabin, visitors warm up by the fire and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and some tunes from the player piano. Enjoy a game of checkers while you're there.Currently in the summer months the Adams Farm offers; scenic tractor pulled wagon rides around the property, Rainbow Trout fishing in our privately stocked pond, and horse-drawn wagon rides.

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Fun night with good food

We went to the farm for their BBQ dinner. All had a great time. The dinner was better than expected, kids loved the animals and smores making. Overall a very nice evening.

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4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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new haven
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new haven
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went to the farm for their BBQ dinner. All had a great time. The dinner was better than expected, kids loved the animals and smores making. Overall a very nice evening.

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Bloomington
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in Wilmington so not that far to drive but worth it for my group which included kids 8 - 12. 14 year old not impressed. We did the petting zoo area and the wagon ride. Prices a little high, but felt like it went to people who cared about the land and animals.

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Adams F, Manager at Adams Family Farm, responded to this review

The Adams Family and staff are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit! Thank you for visiting and supporting a small family farm, and noticing the work and care that go into farming. We hope to see you again! More 

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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to spend an hour with My toddler. Even not on a great weather day, we had a fun time feeding all the different animals. There is a entrance fee and for additional 5 you get a really interesting feed package for the animals.

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Adams F, Manager at Adams Family Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting our farm! We are glad you enjoyed yourselves and hope to see you again in the future. Again, thank you for supporting a small family farm. More 

Lite Rick
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We had a great time feeding the animals and touring the property on the wagon tour with a group of nine children under six years of age.

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Adams F, Manager at Adams Family Farm, responded to this review

We're glad to hear you had a great time! Thank you for your visit, and we hope to see you again! More 

Bennington, Vermont
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Amazing family run farm with stuff to do for the entire family. Paintball for teens, petting farm, pony rides, fishing, tractor rides for smaller kids, trail rides. This place has it all. Spent 8 hours there on Sunday and felt like it was only 2 hours. Will be going back again and again with my family.

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Adams F, Manager at Adams Family Farm, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear everyone enjoyed themselves! We look forward to you visiting again! Ask us about our frequent petter's card when you visit again. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

I visited the farm with my 2- and 4-year old sons and it was a perfect activity. Frolicking n the fields, feeding many different animals with a generous basket of animal food. And a lovely tractor ride where we learned about making maple syrup and went on a toddler-appropriate "hike" to a bear cave. Very family friendly. Highly recommended.

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Adams F, Manager at Adams Family Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit, and supporting small family farms! Glad everyone enjoyed it. More 

Norwalk, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Popped in for a visit on a weekend afternoon in April and had a great time. They have both indoor and outdoor petting/feeding areas. You can buy a $5 basket of food which included grains, fresh veggies, hay, etc and instructions on which animals were to be fed what. The staff is great - they give you lots of freedom... More 

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Adams F, General Manager at Adams Family Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit! We are glad that your family had a good time. Be sure to visit us in the summer when our animals are fully outside, and the grounds are more tidy and green, or even in the winter for a sleigh ride. :) More 

Nashville, Tennessee
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

Adams Family Farm is one of our favorite traditions. It's a great place for kids and adults alike. We particularly love the animals and the sleigh ride. Call ahead and see if any animals have just given birth! Holding a baby goat or lamb is about as good as it gets!

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AdamsFarm05363, Manager at Adams Family Farm, responded to this review

We're glad to hear you enjoy your visits with us! And thank you for supporting a small, family farm! Be sure to check back with us often throughout the year for exciting changes and news. More 

Watertown, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

We went on the sleigh ride tour of the farm and had a terrific time. We were a large group of extended family ranging from about one to sixty years old, and everyone really enjoyed it. The farm, forest and mountain views were beautiful and idyllic. The sleigh stopped at a charming log cobin with a wood-burning stove and hot... More 

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Putnam, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Wonderful place to bring children or find the child within you. The owners have a great idea of creating a basket of foods you can purchase to feed to the animals in the petting area. It comes with an instruction sheet telling you which foods each animal prefers and how you should feed them. Emus and chickens get food thrown... More 

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