Welcome to Farm Country... the original Circle Farm Tour!
1. Agassiz-Harrison Museum & Visitor Information Centre
Visitor Information Centre is located in Pioneer Park & housed in a Canadian Pacific Railway Station built in 1893. The museum records, both local CPR history & includes extensive archives relating to the Agassiz Harrison area. The gift shop offers crafts; collectibles & books featuring local artists & authors. The Agassiz Visitor Information Centre provides a wealth of information on the local & surrounding area. "A taste of Canadian history with a small-town flavour!"
Open: May to October | Daily 10 – 4 (Sun 1 - 4 )
7011 Pioneer Avenue | 604.796.3545
email@example.com | www.agassizharrisonmuseum.org
2. Canadian Hazelnut
Hazelnuts – that's us! We grow, process & sell a variety of certified organic products including fresh, roasted, candied, chocolate dipped & bark, flour, protein powders, cold pressed oils, butter & chocolate spread, as well as gift baskets for all occasions. Come & enjoy a walk in our orchard & enjoy a self-guided tour. U-pick during September & October.
Open Daily: Jan to Mar: 10 - 4 |April to June: 10 - 5
July thru to Dec: 9 - 5
Closed December 24 to January 2, 2015
6682 Lougheed (#7) Highway | 604.796.2136
3. The Back Porch
Dan & Lynda invite you to visit their pottery & basketry studio, or watch coffee being roasted in a circa 1919 Flame Roaster. Head out to the barn for antiques, collectibles, & other home or garden décor items. Character buildings, chickens, goats & of course our family vegetable gardens make this a fun & relaxing experience.
Open Thurs - Sun: 11 - 5 | Closed Easter Sunday; December 25 to March 1, 2015
6116 Golf Road | 604.796.9871 | firstname.lastname@example.org
4. The Farm House Natural Cheeses
We make a large range of artisan cheeses & dairy products right on our family farm using the rich pure milk from our own cows & goats. The farm shop also offers local & regional food, gelati ice cream, & quality gifts. Watch the cheesemaking process through the viewing windows; enjoy a stroll around the farm to visit the animals and see where they work and live. The shop also offers farm raised meats and vegetables, local & regional food products & quality gifts. Check our website for special events on the farm.
Open: Daily 10 - 5
Closed: Easter Sunday, Dec. 25 & 26 and the first two weeks of January 2015
5634 McCallum Road | 604.796.8741
email@example.com | www.farmhousecheeses.com
6. Hammersley Farms
Our family specializes in bringing you spray-free raspberries and blueberries in season, as well as jams, berry sauces & vinaigrettes. Visitors to Hammersley Farms are welcome to wander through our beautiful display gardens. We have over 120 varieties of reasonable priced perennials for sale. Please come see what's blooming! Cash Only | No pets
May & June Sat 9 - 5 | July & Aug Mon to Sat 9 - 5 | Sept Sat 9 - 5
604.796.3762 | 2320 Bodnar Road | www.hammersley.com
6. Kilby Historic Site
A 1920s living history site features our 1906 general store museum, post office and Manchester House Hotel. Enjoy costumed interpreters, children's activities & working heritage farm with friendly farm animals. Also on site is the Kilby Cafe featuring a traditional home-style lunch menu. Homemade soups, bread and pies made daily. And finally the Kilby Gift Shop offers crafts and gifts from local artisans, photographers and a variety of unique items. Our jams, jellies and preserves are very popular products, made on site from fresh Fraser Valley fruit.Visit our website for school programming, group rates & menus and a number of special events. Within walking distance of the museum is the Kilby Park located at the confluence of the Fraser and Harrison Rivers. Park facilities include a scenic 28 site campground, boat launch, walking trails and sandy beaches.
Open: April 17 to May 12 Thursday thru to Monday 11 am to 4 pm | May 15 to Sept 1 - Open Daily 11 to 5 pm Sept 4 - Oct 13 Thurs to Monday 11 – 4 | Season of the Eagles Nov 15 - Dec 7 Open Sat & Sun 11 am to 4 pm
215 Kilby Road, Harrison Mills
604.796.9576 | firstname.lastname@example.org | www.kilby.ca
7. The Tasty Chicken Farm
You will come for the meat and stay for the breath-taking scenery. Our chicken and turkey are raised over 5 pristine acres between a hazelnut orchard, a towering hillside and lush, reclaimed wetlands. Plan ahead to take home fresh whole meats in June to October & fresh Thanksgiving dinner; all poultry & eggs are Halal certified. No additives, non-medicated, organic-fed, open fields, fresh water and darn tasty!
Open: Mon, Thurs, Fri & Sat 10 - 5 | July & Aug Open Sunday 2 - 5 | Closed Dec 24 to March 1, 2015
1800 Ashton Road |604.796.9347
Order online anytime, year round | www.tastychicken.ca
8. Sparkes Corn Barn
You can't leave the Corn Capital of BC without the best corn you've ever tasted! Our corn is picked daily and field ripened for the highest quality & freshness, guaranteed! Our season begins in July with our Peaches & Cream; and as soon as we can, we have our famous Sparkes Triple Sweet Jubilee variety in the corn barns for the rest of the season. Sweet and Crunchy! Look for the small green & yellow hip roofed barn on Highway #7 and in various locations within Chilliwack.
Drive Thru July to Sept 13 | Open Daily 10am to 6 pm | Located at the Hwy #9 turn off to Agassiz
604.819.3078 | email@example.com
9. Agassiz Farm Fresh Market
This will be the fifth season for our authentic; community based Farmer's Market featuring fabulous vendor-produced goods. Visitors will find a variety of fresh, local veggies; fruits; plants; meats; baked goods; arts and crafts. Our mission is to support local economy; foster a community of sustainability and educate consumers. Our motto is: "Grow It, Bake It, Make It!"
June 5 - Sept 11 | Every Thurs 3 pm to 6 pm
7011 Pioneer Street (In the Museum Parking Lot)
firstname.lastname@example.org | www.agassizfarmfreshmarket.com
10. Flower Stand
Pick up your local fresh cut tulips and hyacinths at our roadside stand.
Open Daily | January to Mother's Day | Dawn to Dusk
1694 Tranmer Raod | 604.796.3496
email@example.com | www.tulipsofthevalley.com
11. Tulips of the Valley - Tulip Festival
Our 9th ANNUAL Tulip Festival opens April 2014. Check the website for exact dates. Wander around our 30 acres of tulips and enjoy local food and products. Take home some fresh cut and potted tulips when you leave. Don't forget your camera and dress appropriately for the weather. Parking is located about a .5 km walk from the fields.
Wed - Fri Noon - 4 pm | Sat & Sun 10 am to 5 pm | CLOSED Mon & Tues
Chowat Road, Seabird Island | 604.796.3496
firstname.lastname@example.org | www.tulipsofthevalley.com