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South Mountain Creamery

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Tractors (Rory’s favorite things)

Good natured staff who are at work as we watch. We saw all the doings of a dairy farm and has ice... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Frederick, Maryland
via mobile
Apple Pie...Oh my!

After doing some hiking on the AT, my family stopped in to reward ourselves. This is a working... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Martinsburg, WV
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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“working farm”(14 reviews)
“dairy farm”(7 reviews)
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8305 Bolivar Rd, Middletown, MD 21769-8408
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good natured staff who are at work as we watch. We saw all the doings of a dairy farm and has ice cream to boot. Grandson had wonderful adventures with Poppi and Grandma who had no cost other than ice cream. Great teaching experience for...More

Thank jackjoyUS
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Husband and I visited Tuesday August 14th. Thought going during week would be less crowded. Pleasantly greeted and told they no longer accept Certified kids certificates. That was no problem with us. Took the self guided tour. As always asked where the bathrooms were and...More

1  Thank DayTrippers5762
Reviewed 12 August 2018

After doing some hiking on the AT, my family stopped in to reward ourselves. This is a working farm that you can tour, feed calves or just have some delicious ice cream. My family of 4 ordered 3 singles and a double including 2 waffle...More

Thank scottmpd28
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Some of the freshest ice cream we have ever had! Great variety of flavors, my fave coconut joy. Nice place to stop off at when traveling on 70.

1  Thank JJH68
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

It’s an authentic experience- right next to the barn with all of the associated smells and heat. Huge crowd around 330 to feed the baby calves at 4. I had the mocha chip- it has real chocolate covered coffee beans in it - and they...More

Thank Urbanfarmgrl
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

South Mountain Creamery is such a great place to take my grandson, he loves feeding the new baby calf’s . Laughs the whole time... get there early so you can pick a calf. Then of course we head on over to the creamery where we...More

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I stop here every time I travel to the Frederick area and points west. I love all their ice cream flavors, and the meats and dairy products, as well as McCutchen's jam products, locally made sausage, etc.

Thank Jon W C
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This ice cream is so good. Had mocha chip and it was delicious. I try to visit the barn to see the calves too.

Thank 19Nana61
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Outside: lovely surroundings, dairy operation to observe, calves to feed, chickens, playground (with real tractor to climb on). Inside: fresh milk with the cream inside top of bottle, delicious packaged barbecued meat, cheeses and a good variety of delicious ice cream. This is a working...More

Thank wanderlust82016
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Took the "city" grandsons to visit a real working dairy. There are always newborn calves to see. The best part is the dairy store where you can have the freshest ice cream ever!

Thank Candy B
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