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Agricultural Travel in British Columbia
BC’s Northern Farms, Markets & Petting Zoos
Blackspruce Farms, Prince George BC
Agritourists, get excited over the farms, petting zoos, and farmers’ markets of northern British Columbia. Spaced out across the top half of the Pacific Province, agritourism in northern BC features fresh produce and friendly livestock connected by scenic road trips.
The city of Prince George, set north of Quesnel, features plenty of agricultural adventure. Check out Blackspruce Farms in Prince George, and try your hand at daily farm activities like egg collecting, butter churning, honey extracting, and goat milking.
Blackspruce also feautures a bustling petting farm, plus other activities like donkey rides and snowshoeing in the winter.
Set in northwest British Columbia, Narnia Farms is a scenic homestead located in Smithers – set daytrip distance northeast of Terrace. The Narnia farmstead features natural body care products, organic foods, 100 percent beeswax candles, and plenty of lovable livestock.
Located in northeast BC, the Dawson Creek area also yields many agricultural stops for visitors. Check out the Sewell Valley Game Farm for farm tours, livestock feedings petting zoos, and even paddleboat rides and fishing.
Sewell Valley is known for housing a herd of bison, reindeer, and African fallow deer. Just northwest of Dawson Creek, the Barnyard Petting Zoo is set in Farmington and features even more fun with lovable livestock.
For fun further north, cross into Whitehorse, Yukon for more farms, markets and agritourist sites. Don’t miss events operated by the Fireweed Community Market, including the Yukon Made Store, the Homestead Workshop Series, and the Outdoor Market.
Before you stock up, be sure to visit Aurora Mountain Farm, Grizzly Valley Farm, and the stunning Earth Wisdom Farm.
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