Spring Has Sprung At Slate Run Historical Farm

The Slate Run Historical Farm is a Columbus Metro Parks facility. This living historical farm plants crops, and tends to livestock with the techniques from the late 1800’s. This gives people of all ages the opportunity to see what life on a farm was like in that time period. This immersive experience really makes things…

Old Time Threshing – Slate Run Living Historical Farm

Written/Photo/Video by Andrew Livelsberger Background:The Slate Run Living Historical Farm is an actual working farm where people can learn how farm life in Ohio was conducted in the late 1800’s.  The farm is part of the Columbus Metro Parks system. Impression:One of the great things about the living historical farm is the immersive experience. They…

Cleaning Up The Hay In The Fields – Circa 1865

Written / Photography Andrew Livelsberger  What’s that?  Not enough hay in the loft!  Let’s go back to the field and get some more! Background:Slate Run Metro Park while a fantastic local park in it’s own right, also houses the wonderful Living Historical Farm.   We visit their quite often as there always seems to be…

Pigeon Roost Farms

Fall is a great time of year, especially for the young ones.  It is the start of cooler weather, Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. A fun place to take the family is Pigeon Roost Farms in Hebron, OH Check out more of this unique destination after the break…I remember going here when my daughter was knee…

Slate Run Historical Farm

Slate Run Historical Farm is part of the Columbus Metro Parks system.  It can be found at Slate Run Park, which is located at 1375 State Route 664 N.  in Canal Winchester, OH. Farm hands shuck corn More after the break… This farm is still run as it has been since the 1800’s.  The house,…