OakMoon Farm & Creamery

Old-World-Style Cheeses with Blue Ridge Flair!

About US
OakMoon Creamery is located in the charming hamlet of Bakersville, gateway to magnificent Roan Mountain. We have raised dairy goats (with a brief break) since 1983, and previously used the name Fairlight for the herd. Since 1998, we have been known as OakMoon Farm, and raise American and French alpines, oberhasli, and saanen goats.

The creamery was licensed in 2007 with some products available year-round. The creamery is open seven days per week, with cheese available for sale on the honor system. (Limited availability in winter so call ahead!)

We offer basic cheesemaking and goat husbandry workshops in spring and fall. Typical workshop topics include how to make simple chevre, feta, mozzarella, pressed farmer cheese, fencing and housing dairy goats, kidding and feeding.

Our Products
fresh goat cheese, aged goat cheese, aged sheep milk cheese, goat meat, breeding stock, Alpine, Oberhasli, Saanen, Nubian, Nigerian Dwarf, Lamancha dairy goat breeds

From I-40, take Hwy 226 North to Bakersville. Go left at blinking red light. OakMoon Creamery is located in basement level of red brick building on immediate left with OakMoon banner on side. Farm visits at special events only.

Hours of Operation
Creamery 8am-8pm, Monday -Sunday.

Web Site

Here's where you can find our products
Direct-sale mail order, Bakersville Farmers Market(9am-noon,Sat Jun-Oct),Spruce Pine Farmers Market(3pm-5pm,Wed, Jun-Oct), Historic Marion Market(2pm-5pm,Tuesdays),French Broad Food Coop Market in Asheville(9am-1pm,Sat Apr-Oct), Madison Farmers and Artisan's Market(9am-1pm, Sat Apr-Oct)

OakMoon Farm & Creamery
Cynthia Sharpe & Dwain Swing
57-A Hwy 226 North
Bakersville, NC 28705
Phone: 828-688-4683

Special News

Unique fresh goat cheese specialties in sweet and savory variations. Natural mold-ripened aged goat and sheep cheeses available May-Dec. Limited availability of milk-fed kid, young goatling. Kidding begins in March, with quality purebred and grade kids for sale. Bred does available in fall.

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