• Experience the beauty of Autumn. | Pumpkinfest at Gammondale.

  • Laugh n’ learn at Gammondale. | School tours for all ages.

  • Unique parties & events. | Parties at Gammondale.

  • Creating lasting memories. | Weddings at Gammondale.

  • Experience the beauty of Winter. | Sleigh rides at Gammondale.

  • Haunted Cornfield. | Dare to be scared. Six nights in October.

  • Farm Crops. | From our field to your family. Farm crops at Gammondale.

 

Winter Wonderland at Gammondale farm

Winter Wonderland at Gammondale farm

About Gammondale Farm

Gammondale Farm provides education through positive experiences in our natural world.  We promote healthy lifestyles and nutrition for families; foster a lifelong interest in nature and history; and increases awareness of the importance of agriculture and the environment in our community. Gammondale Farm  is open year-round and has a large barn with farm animals, a Log House with a modern kitchen, Canada’s largest Catapult and a farmyard full of fun activities.

What We Do

  • Grow 15 acres of Squash and Pumpkins
  • Children’s and Family Birthday Parties
  • Corporate and Community Events
  • Old Fashioned Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides
  • Weddings
  • School and Educational Tours
  • The Christmas Nativity with Live Animals
  • Pumpkinfest
  • The Haunted Cornfield
  • Easter Festival and Egg Hunt

 


Winter Sleigh Ride Parties at Gammondale Farm

Sleigh rides are fun for everyone.

Sleigh rides are fun for everyone

Join us for a private sleigh ride through the beautiful Slate River Valley this winter. Bring your family or special someone and listen to the sleigh bells ring! Relax as our powerful horses do all the work and take you on a winter wonderland journey through the falling snow. We invite you to curl up in our cozy cabin afterwards and enjoy some hot cocoa and treats, or take a stroll around our farm to see the animals.

During the Christmas season, the cost of a party is $200 (+HST) for up to 20 people. Extra people ages 2 to 92 years are $10 (+HST).  This includes complimentary hot drinks in the cozy log house, use of the modern kitchen and bathroom. visiting the farm animals, playing on the tire swing in the hayloft. An old fashioned horse-drawn sleigh ride can be added for $120 per hour (+HST). A non-refundable deposit of $100 is required to confirm the reservation. This can be done by electronic transfer, cheque or cash.

During the rest of the winter,  the cost of a party is $150 (+HST) for up to 15 people. Extra people ages 2 to 92 years are $10 (+HST).  This includes complimentary hot drinks in the cozy log house, use of the modern kitchen and bathroom. visiting the farm animals and playing on the tire swing in the hayloft. An old fashioned horse-drawn sleigh ride can be added for $80 for 1/2 hour or $120 per hour (+HST).  A non-refundable deposit of $100 is required to confirm the reservation. This can be done by electronic transfer, cheque or cash.

Birthdays are always fun at Gammondale Farm.

Birthdays are always fun at Gammondale Farm.

If you just want to book a sleigh ride and don’t want to stay for a party, the cost for a 1/2 hour sleigh ride is $180 (+HST) for up to 10 people. Extra people ages 2 to 92 years are $15 (+HST). Limit 15 people.  This includes complimentary hot drinks in the cozy log house, use of the modern bathroom and a chance to visit the farm animals. A non-refundable deposit of $100 is required to confirm the reservation. This can be done by electronic transfer, cheque or cash.

A romantic cutter ride for 2 people in a 1 horse sleigh costs $150 (+HST). This includes complimentary hot drinks in the cozy log house, use of the modern bathroom and a chance to visit the farm animals. A non-refundable deposit of $100 is required to confirm the reservation. This can be done by electronic transfer, cheque or cash.

Additional packages are available for  community groups who would like to host an event at Gammondale Farm.

 

 

The Annual Easter Festival and Egg Hunt is returning on Saturday April 15, 2017.

Saturday, April 15, 2017 from 11am to 3pm

Admission:  $10.00 per Child (includes Easter Egg Hunt & treats)  $5.00 per Adult

Children under 2 receive FREE admission but no Easter treats. Easter Egg Hunt and Treats are $5.00

Join the Easter Bunny at Gammondale Farm for our Easter Festival and Egg Hunt.  Children are encouraged to bring their own basket and help the Easter Bunny find all the Easter eggs listed on a game card to be rewarded with Easter treats.

Extra activities include visiting the Farm Animals, the Easter Slingshot and the Finger Funnies Scavenger Hunt. There is a small extra charge for Draft Horse Rides, Egg Decorating, Face Painting and Jelly Bean Count. Don’t forget to make your way over to our Log House for lunch and grab some treats from the Easter Bake Sale hosted by the Westmount School Grade 8 Graduation class.

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For more information about the Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides, The Easter Festival and Egg Hunt, Birthday Parties, Weddings and other events at Gammondale Farm, please call Sue at 807-475-9609 or email farmfun@tbaytel.net.

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Family Fun at Gammondale Year Round!

 

From the horse’s mouth

My kids had such a blast this fall. Gammondale Farm is an amazing place for children and families. A hidden gem with something for everyone. My kids just loved the maze and pony rides. And I really got a kick out of the pumpkin catapult. We also enjoy the sleigh rides in the winter.

– Henry

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Location

426 McCluskey Drive
Slate River, Ontario
P7J 0B3
(near Thunder Bay)

GPS: N48 18.48 W89 30.95

Take Hwy 61 south, about 15km from the Airport, turn right onto McCluskey Drive. Then follow the Gammondale signs straight ahead for 4km. Gammondale Farm is on the right hand side. We hope you enjoy the beautiful countryside on your way over.

Contact Us

T: 807.475.5615
E: farmfun@tbaytel.net

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