Cane Creek Creamery
Tony and Celia Nesbitt
1448 Cane Creek Rd., Fletcher
Experience the cheesemaking process as our cheesemakers create small batches of cheeses throughout the day, see beautiful wheels of cheese in the aging room, taste fresh cheese curds and ice cream, and pet the baby calves!
For sale on tour: Variety of cow’s milk cheeses including tomme style, aged raw, brined curd, Camembert style, Cheddar, Trappist style, and more; homemade ice cream
More for kids: See farm equipment and pet baby calves
Directions: Travel 7 miles on 74-Alt E./Charlotte Hwy. Turn right at the stoplight at Cane Creek Rd. In 3.8 miles, the creamery will be on your left.
Alternate Route: The farm can also be approached from Emma’s Grove Rd. Follow Google directions for details.
Flying Cloud Farm
Isaiah and Annie Louise Perkinson
1860 Charlotte Hwy., Fairview
Wander our fields and enjoy a colorful bounty of flowers, strawberries, blueberries, and greens. Tour our greenhouses, hoop houses, and farm infrastructure, and learn about the tools we use to grow and harvest our crops. Our farm stand will be open with cut flowers — or you can pick your own!
For sale on tour: Produce and cut flowers via self-serve roadside stand, U-pick flowers
Directions: Travel 7 miles on 74-Alt E./Charlotte Hwy. to the stop light at Cane Creek Rd. where the road narrows to two lanes. Stay on 74-A straight through the light. Drive 2 more miles and turn left at the self-service farmstand.
Find us at tailgates: Asheville City Market, North Asheville Tailgate Market, River Arts District Farmers Market
Find us at restaurants/retailers: Cucina 24, Elements, Hickory Nut Gap Farm Store, Isis, Local Joint, Smoky Park Supper Club, Table, Tod’s Tasties, Trout Lily, Zambra
Hickory Nut Gap Farm
Jamie and Amy Ager
57 Sugar Hollow Rd., Fairview
Hickory Nut Gap Farm is a working farm that raises grassfed beef, as well as pastured pork and chickens. Farmer Jamie Ager will be leading guided tours of our pastures, animals, and farm practices on Saturday (12 and 1 pm) and Sunday (12, 2, and 4 pm). Families can also enjoy self-guided barnyard tours, where they will visit our baby chicks, goats, and pigs.
Enjoy a meal: Lunch at the Farm Store Deli (additional cost) from 11 am to 4 pm; menu online
For sale on tour: 100% grassfed beef, pasture-raised pork and chicken, farm-fresh eggs, local WNC crafts and groceries.
More for kids: Baby chicks, tunnel slides, treehouse, creek, tetherball, and more
Directions: Travel 9.4 miles on 74-Alt. E./Charlotte Hwy. (about 2 miles past where the road narrows to two lanes) and turn left on Sugar Hollow Rd. Park in the lot on the left just past the first road.
Find us at tailgates: North Asheville Tailgate Market, West Asheville Tailgate Market
Find us at restaurants/retailers: Earth Fare, Farm Burger, French Broad Food Co-op, Trout Lily Market, Tupelo Honey, Whole Foods, West Village Market, and more