Topiary Merry Go Round
This is so cool!! The complete cast of characters can be found in my T-Logue. Sorry the light did't help my photos, but check it out anyway, you won't be sorry. This is a nice place to sit and relax if you get tired from strolling around the fair grounds. Take a few moments to relax as you imagine these fancyful creatures dance around in a circle.
The Palmer, Alaska Musk Ox Farm
"The Musk Ox Farm"
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.
"Musk ox mom(s) and calves"
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.