Denmark Farmgate Trail
The Denmark Farm Gate Trail takes you past some of the longest running tourist attractions in the Denmark Shire. This trail is a fantastic opportunity for families with small children as it includes the stunning William Bay National Park and Greens Pool, Bartholomews Meadery, Jassi Leather works, the Denmark Alpaca Farm, Ducketts Mill and Denmark Farmhouse Cheese, Harewood Estate winery, Inner Vision Gallery and ends at the home of the Good Food Factory and Denmark Toffee Factory. All in an easy days drive, all year round.
About the Trail
After leaving Denmark CBD, travel along Scotsdale Valley Road until you turn left at Harewood Estate Winery. The Harewood label was established in 1986 and in 2003 James Kellie (then winemaker for Howard Park and Madfish Wines) purchased the property. A Winner of many James Halliday awards this winery is a great place to commence this trail.
After leaving Harewood, turn right into Ducketts Mill Wines & Denmark Farmhouse Cheese. Primary producers of fine wine, cheese, fudge and preserves, you will find a fabulous array of locally made products as well as platters and tastings.
Continue back n the Scotsdale Valley Road to the Denmark Animal Farm and Pentland Alpaca Stud. At this hands-on animal farm and wildlife park, you can pat, cuddle and feed a huge range of friendly and interesting animals including alpacas, rabbits, chickens and joeys.
Head south down McCleod Road towards South Coast Highway and you will pass Inner Vision Studio. This stunning gallery is run by Melanie Allan, a polymer clay artist, and also has a wide variety of fresh produce for sale. Continue along McCleod Road past a range of local producers and turn right and head towards the William Bay National Park and Greens Pool or continue to Bartholomews Meadery.
Bartholomews Meadery is a family-run honey business producing honey, mead and its famous ice cream. Spot the queen bee in the glass beehive and choose from many bee and honey related gifts.
From the Meadery, turn right and head towards Jassi Leatherworks where you can try on handmade sheepskin ugg boots and other lsheep skin products, all using sustainable and renewable materials and made onsite or tailored to your needs.
Finally, head left towards the Denmark Toffee and Good Food Factory where you can sample their toffee and sauce selection, play soccor golf and other games in the garden whilst enjoying a cider and the best burgers in the West, followed of course by one of Australia’s biggest and best cones.