Find out where to go pumpkin picking in New Jersey this fall. Our guide includes pick-your-own pumpkin farms throughout NJ that, in addition to pumpkin patches, offer bonuses for fall visitors, like corn mazes, hayrides, haunted houses, and harvest festivals.
We recommend calling ahead to confirm availability.
Abma’s Farm Market & Nursery
700 Lawlins Road, Wycoff
Pumpkin picking and hay rides through October, 8am-5:30pm Saturdays and 8am-6pm weekdays by appointment only (groups of 20 or more). Pony rides on Saturdays. Offers hayride/pumpkin picking birthday parties in October.
84 County Route 513 (Old Route 24), Chester
Pick your own pumpkins and gourds 9am-6pm daily through mid November; apples, peaches, raspberries, and other vegetables through October. Pony rides, wagon rides, and moon bounce open Wednesday, Friday-Sunday, and holidays. Daily hayrides, corn maze, friendly farm animals, and giant hay bale pyramid.
244 Wierimus Road, Hillsdale
Pumpkin and apple picking in the fall, 10am-4:30pm weekends and holidays; 3-4:30pm weekdays (group picking during the week by appointment only). Hayrides to the orchard. Store on site open 8am-7pm daily.
130 Old Denville Road, Boonton Township
U-pick pumpkins through October, 9am-6pm Saturday and 9am-5pm Sunday. Hayrides to the pumpkin patch, Halloween displays, hay maze, and farm animals. Farm stand with fresh fall produce, garden mums, apples, and apple cider. Field trips and birthday parties by appointment.
Pochuck Valley Farm Market and Deli
962 Route 517 (McAfee-Glenwood Road), Glenwood
Pick your own pumpkins, apples, and gourds in October, 9am-4pm daily. Wagon rides available. Farm store and gift shop with pre-picked seasonal produce, apple cider, baked goods, deli, and specialty items on site. No pets allowed.
122 Oakdale Road, Chester
Pick your own pumpkins and apples through early November, 9am-4:30pm daily. Bring your own cutting shears. Free hayrides to pumpkin field on weekends.
85 Airmont Ave., Mahwah
Pick your own pumpkins through October. Hay maze, animal farm, and flower garden. Hayrides offered 3-5pm on weekdays and 10am-4pm on weekends. Farm stand open 8am-6pm Wednesday-Sunday.
Stony Hill Gardens
8 Route 24 (Route 513), Chester
U-pick pumpkins and apples through Halloween, 10am-5pm daily. Wagon rides to fields available. Maze Fun Park includes 10-acre corn maze, rope maze, tile maze, and playground. Floral shop, greenhouse, and farm market open 9am-6pm daily.
Sun High Orchard
19 Canfield Ave., Randolph
Pick your own pumpkins through October, 9am-5pm daily. Hayrides to the pumpkin patch on weekends.
330 Cold Soil Road, Princeton
Pick your own pumpkins, gourds, and apples through October, 9am-5pm daily. Fall Family Fun Weekends in October with pony rides, wagon rides, cornstalk maze, farm animals, food, and live music; 10am-5pm, admission is $5 for ages 3 and older. Parking available. Farm store with homegrown fruits and vegetables, homemade apple cider, bakery, mums, and local foods is open year-round, 9am-6pm daily. One-mile nature trail and winery on site.
Also see: Our complete guide to Pick-Your-Own Pumpkin Farms in NY, NJ, and CT