Lively Run is excited to offer a variety of new tour options for the 2016 season (May 1st – October 31st)! Click on the tour option below to learn more about the tour options available. Lively Run offers three tour options: Public Tours, Large Group Tours, Custom Tours, all of which are described in more detail below.
For families, couples and other smaller groups.
All of our public tours are $10 per person. Cheese tastings and tours for children 12 and under are free.
***Please check back for additional tour times during our peak season in July and August.
Barn Tour – Every Day, 2p.m.
The barn tour is offered every day at 2p.m. This hour-long tour includes a 10 minute video explaining the history of Lively Run Dairy, the cheese-making process, and more. Additionally, guests get to visit our barn, see our goats and interact with them. Guests will end the tour with a cheese tasting.
Large Group Tours
For large groups (15 people – 55 people) like schools, motorcoach tours, clubs, etc.
Lively Run will accommodate group tours of up to 55 people. Our standard large group tour includes a 10 minute video explaining the history of Lively Run Dairy, the cheese-making process, and more. Additionally, guests get to visit our barn, see our goats and interact with them. Guests will end the tour with a cheese tasting.
Reservations for large group tours are mandatory. Please call ahead to schedule your tour and to discuss other possible options for your tour at 607-532-4647.
For everyone, who wants a more personalized, fun Lively Run experience!
Custom tours generally accommodate groups of 10-20 people. However, there are pricing options for groups of less than 10 people. These tours can take place any day at any time and give your group an exclusive experience. Examples of activities that can be included in custom tours are: bottle feeding, goat milking, and educational presentations on topics such as animal health, the history of cheese, and cheese pairings with food/beverages.
If you are interested in our custom tour options or looking to book custom tours for your clients, please call us at 607-532-4647 to discuss our various tour options and prices. We will be happy to accommodate to your groups size and interests.