There are many fun activities in what we call the courtyard area of the farm. There is no charge to visit this area of the farm. Located directly behind the Farm Market and Ice Cream shop this area has plently of places to sit any enjoy the day. Don't forget to say hi to the friendly goats. Gemstone Panning is a fun activitiy for all ages and is located in this area as well. Bags of ore can be purchased for $5, $7 or $10 and all the gemstones, fossils and minerals you find you can keep.