If you want to experience a different kind of vacation with the entire family, head to Hull-O Farms where you can try your hand in farming and enjoy an extra-ordinary time away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Located in Durham, New York, Hull-O Farms is one of the best places for a family farm-stay vacation in the country. It is a seventh-generation working farm where guests are encouraged to immerse themselves in a farming environment. Established in 1779 by John and Sally Hull who provided lodging for the cattlemen in the area, Hull-O Farms is now a place where families and individuals can experience country hospitality, and farming life. Overlooking Durham Valley, Hull-O Farms is a two and a half hour drive from New York City, and an hour away from Albany International Airport.
Hull-O Farms has three guest houses, ideal for a family stay. You can opt for The Rose which has two bedrooms, The Austin which has three bedrooms, or The Gifford which has four bedrooms. All of the housed are equipped with a full kitchen and are fully furnished. The Farmhouse, built in 1810, is where you can enjoy farm-style dining with other guests. Farming activities which you and your kids will have fun in include learning how to feed the baby animals, milking cows and nanny goats, gathering freshly laid eggs, feed the pigs, lend a hand tossing bales of hay, mending fences, and if you dare, help deliver a calf. Kids are afforded the opportunity to know learn more and interact with farm animals, aside from enjoying hay rides, bonfires, flying kites, fishing, and nature walks.
Hull-O Farms provides you and your family a vacation that is unique, educational, and fun. Consult Travgroup for more details.