Farm to Table
Two Nights Two Day Itinerary
Learn and taste all the wonders from a cheese factory, a winery, a bee farm and a goat farm.
Your tour begins with a buzz – of 13 colonies of bees and the production of honey at Marshview Honey and Alpaca Farm in Waupun. This serene farm, overlooking the Horicon Marsh National Wildlife Refuge, features raw honey, honey products, yarn and raw fiber in their store.
Travel to LaClare Family Creamery, where you can view goat feeding and milking daily at 4:30pm, then tour the cheese making process and peek into the cheese aging cellars. This one-of-a-kind goat dairy and creamery offers samples of homemade goat cheese.
Just north at Meuer Farm you’ll enjoy a tractor driven hayride along the trails while your driver explains rotational grazing, maple syrup production and land conservation. This 159-acre family-owned farm practices conservation and maintains an ever-growing agri-tainment business. From strawberries in June to sweet corn in July to a Corn Maze in September, there’s always something to see and learn. A special Farm Flavors Lunch using farm fresh food items from Meuer Farm may be arranged for your group.
Enjoy a late afternoon treat at The Little Farmer – the oldest and largest orchard in the Lake Winnebago area. Visit the Apple House and Craft Barn and enjoy a slice of homemade apple pie and freshly made cider.
Check into one of our many fine hotels for a relaxing evening. We’re happy to assist you research rates and availability.
Dinner can be a simple fare or a bountiful four-course meal at one of our welcoming Wisconsin supper clubs.
Ice cream for breakfast? Why not? Kelley Country Creamery, bestowed the Best Ice Cream in America distinction by Good Morning America is a must-see farmstead creamery where the Kelley family turns farm-fresh milk into premium ice cream.
Travel to the Vines & Rushes Winery located on a family farm in Ripon featuring quality wines made from Wisconsin-grown grapes. Wine paring dinners and live music held monthly, with seasonal events also scheduled.
Arrive for a delicious lunch at a local restaurant – we’re glad to offer suggestions.
Complete your afternoon with a visit to the Historic Galloway House & Village. The 30-room mansion was the “farmhouse” of the Galloway family for three generations. The hand-carved woodwork, etched glass and hand-stenciled ceilings are perfect examples of the marvels of a lifestyle from a bygone era. The grounds are home to 25 historic buildings including a country church, one-room schoolhouse, a gristmill and log cabin.
Return to your hotel for some R & R before heading out for your evening meal on the eastern shore of Lake Winnebago at Jim & Linda’s Lakeview Supper Club, where they offering four-course meals with a backdrop of spectacular sunsets. Complete your evening with an ice cream drink – try a Brandy Alexander or a Grasshopper!
Activities/Locations from "Farm to Table" Itinerary
Kelley Country Creamery
W5215 County Road B | Fond du Lac
LaClare Family Creamery
W2994 County Road HH | Malone
Marshview Honey and Alpaca Farm
W4343 Wild Goose Road | Waupun
N2564 Hwy 151 | Chilton
The Little Farmer
N9438 Hwy 151 | Fond du Lac
Vines & Rushes Winery
410 County Road E | Ripon, WI