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Farm Fresh Frederick

Two Days  / One Night

Visit a few of Frederick County’s farms, wineries, breweries, creameries and orchards for a unique tour experience only Frederick County can offer!

Day One

Catoctin Mountain Orchard
The farm covers 100 acres and includes an enclosed “open-air” market showcasing its fruits and vegetables for the public to purchase.  In addition, visitors can walk through the Flower Garden and “Cut Your Own” for a unique bouquet. The bakery offers a wide variety of pies, cakes and cookies baked fresh right on the farm.

Pryor's Orchard
Family operation for 3 generations since 1905 and specialize in cherries, plums, apricots, pears, peaches, blueberries, apples, and nectarines.

Summer Creek Farm
Summer Creek Farm is a USDA certified organic farm on 27 acres producing 30 types of vegetables, with laying hens and 15 acres of small grains, including wheat, soybeans and barley. Products from Summer Creek Farm are sold locally in various farmers markets and local restaurants.

Monocacy Brewing Company
Monocacy Brewing Company focuses on crafting quality beer. Each beer is proudly brewed and packaged in historic Frederick, MD. Our brewery and tasting room are open to the public.

Frederick Wine Trail
Explore the Frederick Wine Trail where you can travel historic roads to vintage destinations. The Frederick Wine Trail is made up of several wineries and their combined 120+ acres of vineyards. Together these wineries are responsible for over half of Maryland’s wine production.

Day Two

McCutcheon's Factory Store
McCutcheon’s Apple Products is a family owned and operated business stretching over four generations.  The Factory Store offers a variety of homemade jams, jellies, apple products and salad dressings too.

South Mountain Creamery
South Mountain Creamery is Maryland's first on-the-farm dairy processing plant that home delivers farm fresh and all-natural products. Watch the cows being milked from 1:30-5:00pm, bottle feed the calves at 4:00pm, play on the play-set or rock pile, and get a scoop of super-premium ice cream from the farm store.

Rocky Point Creamery
Take a drive through the back roads along the Potomac River and experience how beautiful farm country really is in this wonderful state of Maryland. Be ready to enjoy a satisfyingly sweet experience. All you have to figure out is which flavor to choose.

Distillery Lane Ciderworks
The first licensed cidery in Maryland is located on 95 acres in Jefferson, just outside of the historic town of Burkittsville. The farm is protected by both historic and environmental conservation easements due to its history, dating back to the Civil War.

Fox Haven Learning Center - Edible Herb Walking Tour
Wild herbs as food:  Join a clinical herbalist and licensed nutritionist and learn about the pantry available right under your feet!  Walk the land, learn how to identify, harvest, and use edible wild weeds in nourishing food dishes.  Explore uses of dandelion, milk thistle, nettles, plantain, burdock, etc.

For further information please contact:
Becky Bickerton, Director of Sales & Marketing, (800) 999-3613 or 301-600-4050 or e-mail at bbickerton@fredco-md.net