30 Minute Tour
1 Hour Educational Tour
Lunch or Dinner Tours
Discover a working cattle farm in the mountains of Western North Carolina at Walnut Hollow Ranch. The educational tour begins at the entrance of the farm store
of the main buildng. The importance and management of productive pastures will be explained as you stroll down the concrete drive. The ranch
manages the pastures with a rotational grazing system, so keep your eyes out for the herd. The educational tour offers the view of the breeding and handling building, Charlie
will demonstrate how the cows are artificially bred and explain why certain genetics are chosen. The health and growth of the cattle are examined
in a safe, humane handling system. Just outside, you will view the feeding facility; if you visit during the winter season, it’s easy to get real
close to the cattle. There are many photo opportunities, especially seeing the kids with the farm tractors and equipment. Around the corner are
other feed, material and hay sheds. Charlie wants visitors to experience the sights and smells of the farm while discussing the cattle nutrient
requirements. Discover how the ranch manages the complete beef production from conception to plate. In addition, you will see many conservation
practices used to protect the farms resources, water quality and environment. The tour will end in the farm store where you will learn about the healthful benefits or our
wholesome beef. Traveling a distance, no problem, we’ll ship or safely pack your order!
Buses, RV’s and pets are welcome. Lodging, hook-ups and a picnic area are available with plenty of parking. Walnut Hollow Ranch Trail Vacation
Stables offers pasture board for your horses, located close to hundreds of miles of awesome mountain horseback riding.
30 Minute Tour: $20 per car
1 Hour Educational Tour: $30 per car
Inquire about Lunch or Dinner Tours
Large group rates and restroom offered.
Warning - Under North Carolina law, there is no liability for an injury to or death of a participant in an agritourism activity conducted at this
agritourism location. If such injury or death results from the inherent risks of the agritourism activity. Inherent risks of agritourism
activities include, among others, risks of injury inherent to land, equipment, and animals, as well as the potential for you to act in a negligent
manner that may contribute to your injury or death. You are assuming the risks of participating in this agritourism activity.