Not far from anywhere, Liberty Ridge Farm in Schaghticoke is the perfect place to grow imaginations. Farm Adventures Field Trips begin September 24th to November 2nd. Liberty Ridge Farm offers educational programming and provides a valuable resource to students and teachers with our on the farm educational adventures that meet NYS learning standards for Pre K-5th graders. The farm prides itself in offering the best school field trip in upstate NY for the fall. A day at Liberty Ridge Farm provides you the ability to enjoy the trip right alongside your students.
Faculty and school staff are admitted at no charge. Students are just $9, Anyone can bring their own bag lunch to enjoy or purchase a Farm Hand Lunch from the Pitchfork.
An amazing upstate School Fall Fieldtrip on the farm includes:
- The 2012 Pride in the USA Adventure Maze – challenge your student to navigate our 12 acre cornfield maze using our passport game where answering questions will help you through the twists and turns of the national bird the Bald Eagle.
- Jumping Pillow – Experience this amazingly fun gigantic inflated pillow that educates on equal and opposite reactions. Jump on over and check it out!
- Farm Animals- Learn the names of the animals, their breeds, and what they do for us on the farm. Our Animals include goats, chickens, horses, rabbits, peacocks, pigs, and more….
- Brads Barnyard- Hosts over 20 age appropriate activities such as pedal carts, giant gerbil wheels, and an 80 foot underground slide. Students can exercise their body and mind while improving hand/eye coordination.
- The Bee Barn- Explore the role of Bees, and the importance of pollination inside our observational bee colony.
- Pumpkin Picking & Trolley Ride- Take a trolley ride on a scenic tour of the farm along the banks of the Hoosic River to the school pumpkin patch. Pick your favorite pumpkin to bring home.
Book your trip today! We’ve made the process quick and easy with our new online reservation system.
Just go to our ONLINE RESERVATIONS PAGE and follow the directions. Or you can always call us direct at 518-664-1515 M-F.
Let us make things easier so you can get back to doing what you do best, Building Americas Future through education.