Shelburne Farms

1611 Harbor Rd.
Shelburne, VT 05482- Map It
(802) 985-8686

AAA Editor Notes

Shelburne Farms, 1.5 mi. w. of US 7 at 1611 Harbor Rd., is a 1,400-acre working dairy farm operated by a non-profit organization dedicated to environmental education. Their award-winning Farmhouse Cheddar cheese is available for sampling and purchase. The historic property on the shores of Lake Champlain features 400 acres of woodland and 10 miles of walking trails. Visitors also can explore the Farm Barn and Children’s Farmyard, where they can see farm animals, participate in scheduled daily farm chores or watch Farmhouse Cheddar being made from the milk of Brown Swiss cows. Pets on leash are permitted November through March only. Guided tours are available. Pets on leash are allowed. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
$8; $6 (ages 62+); $5 (ages 3-17). Guided property tours (includes admission fee) $11; $9 (ages 62+); $7 (ages 3-17).
Hours: Farm and Welcome Center open daily 9-5:30, mid-May to mid-Oct.; 10-5, rest of year. Barn open daily 10-4, mid-May to mid-Oct. Guided 90-minute tours are available every 2 hours in season. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.