Outdoor fun on a real working farm! Located on picturesque Whaletail Lake in Minnetrista, Gale Woods Farm features a unique educational opportunity where visitors of all ages gain an understanding of agriculture, food production and land stewardship.
Explore the park on your own, arrange a field trip, or attend a public event. You can also buy fresh food and yarn, have a picnic by the lake or host a celebration. Be sure to check out the Upcoming Events on this page. In addition to programs and summer camps for aspiring farmhands, you'll find a variety of skill-based classes including fiber arts, cooking and gardening.
Please note that dogs are not allowed at Gale Woods Farm.
Volunteers are an important part of the operations at this park. Please contact us if you're interested in volunteering your time.
Visitor Center and Farm Store Hours
Monday–Saturday, 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
Sunday, 12:00–5:00 PM
The barn is only open for scheduled groups and public programs. Check the Complete Event Listings for details.