Angora Farm

About Angora Farm

The state run Angora farm is a kilometer ahead from Gwaldam’s main bazaar, established in 1987. The farm has five Shila which houses 35-37 animals. During the day, the goats are taken to graze in the nearby meadows leaving the newborns safely behind. One enclosure has 60 massive German Angora rabbits. 

The man in-charge runs a tight shift on the elaborate breeding and feeding habits of these exotic rabbits. The cultivation of Angora rabbit wool is considered an alternative to sheep rearing.

GwaldamIt a farm of wool cultivation of Angora Rabbits, situated on a walking distance of just 1km from Gwaldam main market.
1 kms / 4 mins
From Gwaldam Market, Gwaldam

Location & How to Reach Angora Farm

Gwaldam is situated in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand near the town of Baijnath. One can reach Gwaldam from Haldwani via Baijnath or from Rishikesh, Haridwar and Dehradun via Karnaprayag. The nearest railway station is Kathgodam, which is well connected to Dehradun and Delhi. Jolly Grant at Dehradun, 226 km away, is the nearest airport.

Read How to Reach guide for Gwaldam.

What is Angora Farm famous for?

Angora Farm is popular place for following activities/ interests - Agriculture.

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