"The Palmer, Alaska Musk Ox Farm" Palmer by 850prc
Palmer Travel Guide: 21 reviews and 50 photos
One of the mosts-sought attractions in the area of Palmer, Alaska, is the Musk-Ox farm. This place offers a chance to learn about and get up close and personal with these virtually prehistoric animals.
And, you'll learn what Qvuit is..... It's the soft hair underneath the coarser outer hair on a musk ox. It is harvested and spun into extremely light and warm sweaters and the like.
The herd at the Palmer, AK musk-ox farm is active, vibrant and genetically diverse. The folks at this farm are doing an excellent job of preserving this rare arctic species.
- Pros:The Musk Ox farm was more interesting than I expected
- Cons:No cons.
- In a nutshell:The Musk-Ox farm is well worth the short drive up from Wasilla
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