Crowe’s Nest Farm

Tours for student and scout groups start out with a 90-minute tour (1/2 guided and 1/2 self-guided) of Crowe’s Nest Farm’s 100-acre working farm which includes hands-on interaction with farm animals, as well as observation and discussion of Texas wildlife, including raccoons, ringtails, coatis, porcupines, owls, hawks, bobcats, prairie dogs, javelinas, snakes and lizards, and more. Visitors will also get to enjoy a cow-milking demonstration, a hayride, children's theme gardens, a seasonal butterfly house, the new Tiny Farm exhibit, and the Faeriewood.
Contact Info
Address: 10300 Taylor Lane, Manor, TX 78653. Travis County. Tel: 512-272-4418. Website: Email: Hrs: By appointment.

Trip Info
Grade Level: Pre-K-8th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5 hrs. Cost: Fee. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Farm Lesson Plan

The average American may eat 125 pounds of potatoes each year, but corn is actually America's number one field crop, providing ingredients for cereals, peanut butter, snack foods and soft drinks. Use a trip to an agricultural farm to find out where our fruits and vegetables come from. ... Continue