Hill Ridge Farms
Welcome to the Triangle's best destination for old-fashioned family fun, group and family outings, picnics, school field trips, birthday parties, and more!
Hayrides are great fun for all ages. Hay Ride Tours of the Farm take you on a trip to the past, through recreated sites from yesteryear, including an authentic "moonshine still."
Gem Stone Panning: Gem Stone Panning is great fun for anyone! Bring the whole family.
Corn Playhouse: Giant Corn Playhouse with over 300 bushels of corn inside.
Farm Animal Corral:
Our Farm Animal Corral offers children and adults a safe, clean, fun opportunity for learning about real barnyard animals. The Farm Animal Corral is designed with double fencing to let children view and even feed live farm animals safely!
Be sure to take a tour of the farm on Hill Ridge Farms express during your visit! Big John, our 16-gauge gasoline-powered steam engine, is the first train of this type in Franklin County. It has a red caboose, and can accommodate up to 100 passengers at a time.
Giant Slide: Giant 80 ft Slide
Spider Web Swings
Fish Feeding Dock
Take a tour of our authentic farm-life exhibits showcasing how life was back in the "Good Old Days," and learn about out how people managed without electricity, gasoline engines, running water, or video games!
Old-Fashioned Farm Equipment:
How did farmers ever manage to farm before gasoline-powered tractors? Find out by taking a tour of our fully restored old-fashioned farm equipment.