Powered by Max Banner Ads
Farmers Inn Open for Business and Thriving
(Pictured above: owner Kim Lucas with baby bobcats, Jack and Jill.)
A month ago, the restaurant at the property was destroyed in a fire in the midst of their 40th anniversary celebration.
Even so, barely a week later, Kim Lucas’s business was up and running.
Those who are making a trip to Farmers now would be hard-pressed to see any evidence of the blaze.
“A lot of people think we’re closed, but we were only down a week,” Lucas said.
The crew at the Farmers Inn had everything ready to go, and they were open by June 9.
The petting zoo, gift/bulk store, three mini golf courses, driving range, and the outpost are all open every day from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Farmers’ petting zoo has a wonderful array of animals that everyone will enjoy.
There are white-tailed deer fawns, baby goats, baby gray foxes, the venerable black bears, anteaters, Omar – the camel, baby bobcats – Jack and Jill, and some unique critters that aren’t found at too many places.
There is also Norman, a binturong, also known as a bearcat that looks very much like a cross between a raccoon and a wolverine.
Last, but certainly not least, is Russell, a majestic black panther.
The ice cream parlor and sandwich shop is open from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily. Broasted chicken, sandwiches, subs, and, of course, ice cream are available.
Farmers has a large selection of Handcrafted Amish Furniture and country gifts.
They also offer cabin rentals at www.clearcreekvacationland.com
The Farmers Inn is located just north of Sigel on Rt. 949, only a few minutes from Clear Creek State Park and just a quick drive from Brookville, Clarion and Cook Forest State Park.
For more information, call 814-752-2942 or go to Farmers Inn Facebook page.
Copyright © 2018 EYT Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of the contents of this service without the express written consent of EYT Media Group, Inc. is expressly prohibited.