Weatherbury Farm Vacation

1061 Sugar Run Road
Avella PA 15312

 

Phone: 724-587-3763

 

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It’s the 21st century — and Grandma no longer lives on the family farm. We invite you to visit us at our family’s farm and make some down-on-the-farm memories. Escape to the tranquility of our meadows, gardens, cows, chickens and sheep. Join Farmer Dale for morning chores. Children welcome.

 

Accommodations are located in a cluster of historic farm buildings. Suites sleep up to 7.

 

Staffed by our family of three, Weatherbury Farm is a working grass-fed beef and sheep farm and not a Disneyworld environment (with a staff of thousands). Certified organic grains (soft & hard wheat, oats, spelt, and open-pollinated corn) are also grown on the farm and milled into flour.

 

Weatherbury Farm has been awarded the 2012 Sustainability Award by Pennsylvania Certified Organic.

 

Please check our website for weekends in June, July and August that we will be offering bed and breakfast or farm experience weekends.

Amenities:

Types of Lodging 3 suites
 Number of Bedrooms 3
 Private Bathrooms Yes
 Air Conditioning Yes
 TV, VCR, DVD Yes
 Internet Available Yes
 Allowed to Help with Farm Chores Yes
 Type of Farm Integrated,sustainable,organic, onsite milling ancient grains, flours, pastured meats
 Animals on Farm Cattle/Cows; Poultry; Sheep
Horseback Riding Available Nearby
Swimming Available  
Children Allowed Yes
Group Events Allowed Yes
Camping Available  
Hunting or Fishing Allowed No
Are Pets Welcome? No

Local Attractions:

Weatherbury Farm Kids Program: Hands-on learning about farming & agriculture, Experience the joys of life on the farm and learn where food comes from.
Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Museum of Rural Life: Rockshelter offers the oldest site of human habitation in North America plus Early American village living museum.
Pennsylvania Trolley Museum: Features trolley rides, more than 30 trolley cars including
Laurel Highland Attractions – 1.5 hours east: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater & Kentuck Knob, Fort Neccessity, Laurel Caverns & Idlewild Park.

Homer Laughlin China – 1 hour: Tours and manufacturers outlet store for popular Fiesta ware.
Covered Bridges: 23 looks into yesteryear (the most in one county in the Commonwealth).
Farmers Markets: Fresh from the farm, beginning in May in Washington & Bridgeville.
84 Livestock Auction (Mondays): Visit a real farm livestock auction
Rolling Hills: Horseback riding.