Howdy folks!  There is so much to do on the farm . . . oh where to begin!
Come on down to learn about farming, gardening, ranching, shepherding, seed time,
harvest time and more!!

  • Something for everyone to learn and do at the farm: - from the youngest to the eldest
  • Open year round
  • Drop by visitors are welcome.  We encourage groups of 20 or more to call ahead or schedule in advance.
  • Buses are welcome
  • Family owned and operated
  • Modern facilities
  • Air conditioned and heated tour facility
  • Activities vary with the season on the farm  - every season provides new experiences and learning opportunities

Smoke Free Facility  
Livestock Regulations prohibit outside animals and pets on the farm.  Thank you for your cooperation.  
16792 East 450 Road,
Claremore, OK 74017-0935

Hwy 66 & then  2.5 miles East on Akin Road
(EW 45 Road or EW 450 Road)
Contact us by e-mail at:

Thursday, Friday &

Extended hours for special events

Closed Some Holiday

Call or email for further details
Year round  activities at Shepherd's Cross:

  • Shepherd's Shop
         Quaint country gift shop with hand made crafts from the farm, local & international artisans
          A Made in Oklahoma Producer & Animal Welfare Approved products available  
  Shepherd's Shop is Here

  • Bible Garden
         Picnic in the Bible Garden
         Tour or stroll through the lovely Garden
          Pick-With-Us - pick your own seasonal veggies and fruits in the Bible Garden - an fruitful experience
 Bible Garden Page is Here

  • Farm Animals
         Watch the animals graze peacefully in the pastures of the farm
         Pet the FAB - Farm Animal Barn crew
  • Amish Silo
         Adventurous walk up the educational farm silo

  • Farm Museum
         Farm equipment, Fiber equipment, Agricultural items from around the world, Veterinary Exhibit
 Farm Museum Page is Here  

  • Wool Processing Mill
         Tour or stroll through the wool processing area
         Observe spinning, weaving, washing and other activities or schedule a class

  • General Farm Tour
   Enjoy a visit to several areas on the farm, with seasonal highlights
Farm Tours Page is Here  

Seasonal Events, Tours & Festivals

  • Woolly Weekend                     
  • Shepherding Tours
  • Woolly Gospel Singing                                
  • Pumpkin Festival            September - November                                             Pumpkin Festival Page is Here
  • Living Nativity & Pecan-  Black Walnut Festival               December              Living Nativity Page is Here
  • Pecan Harvest Season
  • Black Walnut Hulling & Buying Station        October
  • Wool Buying Station
  • Barn Sales (Garage Sales) for Missions - January or June        
  • International Mission Presentations
  • Spin-n-Knit-Ins                Spin-n-Knit-In Information

Classes for Individuals, Families or Groups

  • Fiber Arts Classes                                                        
  • Fiber Weekend Retreats
  • Sheep Shearing                                                                       
  • Animal Husbandry
  • Farm Related Bible Studies

Volunteer or Donate

  • Be a part of our mission by volunteering - individuals or groups welcome
  • Donate talent, or items for missions or garage sales                                              Volunteer & Donate Page is Here
  • Heart of the Shepherd is our 501-C3 (International Charitable Organization)
Farm Visitors
Find Things to do

"The hardworking farmer should be the first to receive a
share of the crops."             2 Timothy 2:6