Pet Over 50 Alpacas At Gibraltar Bay Alpaca Farm In Michigan
Did you know that there is an alpaca farm near Detroit? While you may not expect to find a large number of alpacas in Michigan, you may be surprised to learn that the native habitat of these gorgeous critters is not quite unlike the Great Lakes region. Alpacas are built to withstand the snowy conditions of the Andes Mountains, so local winters are a breeze for these majestic creatures. In addition to practically being built for the local climate, the residents of Gibraltar Bay Alpaca Farm are arguably the most adorable Michiganders. They have big, fluffy coats and warm, affectionate eyes, and they’re eagerly awaiting your visit. Check it out:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
There is so much to love about alpacas. They are incredibly laid-back animals, and they’re sweet enough to give you a toothache. Did you know there are alpacas in Michigan? We’d love to hear your thoughts, comments, and any stories you have about Michigan alpacas in the comment section below.
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Address: 8545 Groh Rd, Grosse Ile Township, MI 48138, USA
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