Show your kids the source of our wonderful Northeastern fruits — New York farms.
Baiting Hollow Nursery
Sound Avenue, Calverton
Davis Peach Farm
Hulse Landing RoadWading River
(631) 929-1115; www.davispeachfarm.com
Pick your own peaches up to mid-October, nectarines through late September and apples through October. Open 9am-6pm daily.
Fort Salonga Farm
30 Meadow Glen Road
(631) 269-9666; www.fortsalongafarm.com
Open daily, August 15 -mid October 10am-3pm.
Many varieties of apples, including Jersey Mac, Gravenstein, Granny Smith, Fuji, grown on dwarf trees. Pick-your-own raspberries and strawberries from August until first frost. Honey produced on the farm is also available.
Fritz Lewin Farms
1989 Sound Ave. (at Edwards Avenue)
Peaches, plums through mid-September. Open daily August 1 till first frost. Pumpkins 10am-5pm weekends September 15-October 28.
715 Sound Ave. Mattituck
(631) 298-0800; www.harbesfamilyfarm.com
U-pick raspberries mid-July through September; blackberries in August. Open 9am-6pm June-October.
Sound Avenue Wading River
(631) 929-4327; www.lewinfarms.com
U-pick strawberries June; peaches, peppers, tomatoes, late July-October; apples August-October.
Second location: Fresh Pond Avenue, Baiting Hollow. U-pick apples August-October;
Open 9am-5 pm daily, late May-late December.
Milk Pail Farm and Orchard
Montauk Highway Between Water Mill & Bridgehampton
(631) 537-2565; www.milk-pail.com
Fifteen varieties of apples growing on dwarf apple trees, and pumpkins ranging from 1/2 to 150 pounds are available for picking throughout September and October. Minimum apple pick is 1/2 bushel. Also available: farm tours on a farm wagon, The Milk Pail country store, cherries and peaches in July. Open Friday-Sunday and holidays, 10am-5:30pm.
Seven Ponds Orchard
65 Seven Ponds Road, Water Mill
Open July-November, 9am-6pm. Picking starts in late August: raspberries, blackberries, tomatoes, apples.
Main Road, Cutchogue
(631) 734-6441; www.wickhamsfruitfarm.com
Pick peaches and blackberries in August, apples in September
Open 9am-4pm Monday-Saturday, closed Sundays.
Hay Rides: 9am-4pm on Saturdays and Columbus Day in September and October.
Manor Lane, Jamesport
Open July-November daily, 10am- 5pm. U-pick apples.
Hours: 10am-5pm daily.
Apple picking. Pumpkins. fresh pies, donuts and produce.
62 Granite Springs Road
(914) 245-2784; www.stuartsfarm.com
Pick your own apples and pumpkins through October. Market with fruit, vegetables, local honey, preserves, flowers, pies and cookies.
Open daily, 9am-6pm.
Wilkens Fruit & Fir Farm
1335 White Hill Road
(914) 245-5111; www.wilkensfarm.com
Apple picking through October 31. Pick your own pumpkins from October 1-31.
Open 10am-4:30pm weekends and school holidays.
Farm market with jams, jellies, honey, pies, donuts, and cider.
Dr. Davies Farm
Route 304, Congers
Open daily 10am-5pm. Apple picking Labor Day through first week of November. Pumpkins for sale in October. Hayrides during apple picking season, $5 per person (includes pumpkin picking as well). Farm market and picnic fields. Cash only.
Orchards of Concklin
Route 45 and South Mountain Road, Pomona
(845) 354-0369; www.theorchardsofconcklin.com
Apple picking mid-September through late October. Pumpkin picking mid October through October 31. Open Saturday and Sunday, 10am-5pm. Haunted House with inflatable house, bounce and slide. Farm market, baked goods, apple cider, tractor rides and corn maze.
Adams Fairacre Farm
Dutchess Turnpike, Poughkeepsie
Beekman-Poughquag Road, Poughquag
Brittany Hollow Farm
Route 9, Red Hook
Conklin Hill Organic Gardens
West Road, Pleasant Valley
Daisi Hill Farm
Indian Lake Road, Millerton
231 West Dover Road, Pawling
Farmer Bob's Sky Meadow Farm Market
Route 9, Hyde Park
Five Star Farm
Hollow Road, Clinton Corners
Green Horizons Organic Farm
Private Road, Pawling
227 Pitcher Lane, Red Hook
(845) 758-1234; www.greigfarm.com
Apple, pumpkin and raspberry picking through October.
Open 9am-6pm daily.
Feed the animals at the barn next to the Farm Market, and the fish at the Garden Shop pond. Winery on premises.
Salt Point Turnpike & County Road 41, Salt Point
Route 199, Red Hook
Hitsman's Family Farms
11 Upton Road, LaGrangeville
Route 44A, Millbrook
222 East Hook Cross Road, Fishkill
Kleins Kill Fruit Farm Stand
Routes 9 & 9G, Rhinebeck
Lewis Country Farm
County Roads 43 & 46, Poughkeepsie
Route 199 & River Road, Red Hook
15 Scism Rd, off Route 9
9 miles north of Rhinebeck, 4 miles north of Red Hook Village
(845) 756-5641; www.meadorchards.com
Pick your own apples late August through October and pumpkins from mid-September through October.
Open 10am-5:30pm weekends and Monday holidays.
Farm stand with homegrown fruit and vegetables.
29 Old Myers Corners Road
Open daily, 9am-6pm, year round.
Apple picking through October. Pumpkins on sale in October. Farm market with apple cider, apple cider donuts, cookies, fresh salsa, jams and local honey.
Visit chickens, goats and turkeys.
Feller-Newmark Road, Red Hook
Open daily, 9am-5pm.
Apple picking starts in September. Pumpkins picking in October.
Farm stand with vegetables and honey.
Piggott's Farm Market
46 Spring Road, Poughkeepsie
3138 Route 9G, Tivoli
Rainbow Valley Farm
112 Blue Hill Road, East Fishkill
Schroeder's Silamar Farm
Route 22 & 44, Millerton
Robinson Lane, Hopewell Junction
Stagias Farm & Market
Route 9, Upper Red Hook
Still Point Community Farm
Amenia Union Road, Amenia
North Avenue, Salt Point
Wigsten Road, Pleasant Valley
Wonderland Farm Market
Route 308, Rhinebeck
Brown Road, Pleasant Valley
Adams Fairacre Farm
Route 9W, Kingston
Alyce & Roger's Fruit Stand
Route 28, Mount Tremper
Apple Bin Farm Market
810 Broadway, Ulster Park
Apple Hill Farm
41 Route 32, New Paltz
Barthel's Farm Market
Route 209, Ellenville
Route 209, Kerhonkson
Clarke Westervelt Farms
182 Clarks Lane, Milton
Cody Creek Community Farm
53 Charles Smith Road, Saugerties
201 Dubois Road, New Paltz
Route 209, Stone Ridge
1000 South St., Plattekill
DiGrazia's Tree Farm
469 Pinebush Road, Stone Ridge
271 Route 208, New Paltz
Four Winds Farm
Marabac Road, Gardiner
Gill Corn Farms
Route 209, Hurley
Horn of Plenty
Route 28, Kingston
Route 32, Modena
Jenkins Lueken Orchards
Route 299, New Paltz
Joe Buzzanco's Greenhouses and Farm
Sawkill-Ruby Road, Kingston
Kelder's Farm & U-Pick
2755 Route 209, Kerhonkson
Locust Grove Farm
North Road, Milton
River Road, Ulster Park
Mike Lembo & Son
Route 44/55, Moden
Hurds Road, Clintondale
Mr. Apples Low Spray Orchard
Route 213W, High Falls
Route 32, Moden
Prospect Hill Orchard
40 Clark's Lane, Milton
Glasco Turnpike, Saugerties
640 Kings Highway, Mount Marion
5100 Route 209, Accord
Sheely Farm Stand
2752 Lucas Turnpike, Accord
Stone Ridge Orchard
Route 213, High Falls
217 Tinker St., Woodstock
1636 Route 9W. Milton
Swenson's Organic Produce
Main Street Extension, Accord
275 Lattingtown Road, Marlboro
Twin Star Farms
155 North Ohioville Road, New Paltz
Wallkill View Farm
Route 299W, New Paltz
43 Mount Zion Road, Marlboro
(845) 236-0237 or 236-4027
Westwood Farmers Market
Route 375, West Hurley
Pancake Hollow Road, Highland
Applewood Orchard & Winery
82 Four Corners Road, Warwick
(845) 986-1684; www.applewoodorchards.com
Open daily, 9am-5pm. Apple picking mid-September through October. Pumpkin picking the first weekend in October. Wagon rides, puppet shows and music on the weekends. Farm store and winery.
39 Colandrea Road, Newburgh
(845) 562-4268; www.lawrencefarmsorchards.com
Open daily 9am-4pm. Apple and pumpkin picking through October. Pick your own grapes, peppers, cabbage and other vegetables until early November.
Horse-drawn carriage rides, farm village and animals for petting. Farm stand with honey, preserves, hot cider, donuts.
45 Ball Road, Warwick
Open daily 9am-5pm, September- early November.
Off Rte. 94, Warwick
Open 9am-5pm daily.
Apple, tomato and raspberry picking September through October. Pumpkin picking in October. Farm stand with fruits and vegetables, jams, jellies, maple syrup, and honey. Homemade ice cream. Open through December.
Route 94 So., Warwick
(845) 986-7080 (apple picking information and groups)
(845) 986-1059 (farm market & haunted house information)
Open daily 9am-5pm. Apple picking through early November. Pumpkins on sale from late September through October. Hayrides. haunted house, kiddy corral and petting zoo. Farm market offers produce, fresh baked pies, jams and jellies. Ice cream stand, fresh fruit smoothies.
507 Lattintown Rd., Marlboro
Pick-your-own apples in September. Open weekends 11am-5pm.
Prospect Hill Orchards
40 Clarkes Lane, Milton
(845) 795-2383; www.prospecthillorchards.com
Apples, peaches, pumpkins. Low-hanging branches allow small children to pick their own apples. Tractor-pulled hayrides stop at the cider pressing tent, the pumpkin patches, and the picnic area. Corn maze. Press cider at the old-fashioned hand press.
Warwick Valley Winery Orchards and Distillery
114 Little York Road, Warwick
(845) 258-4858; www.wvwinery.com
Apple picking from orchards mid-September through early November. Pear picking end of August through beginning of September. Wine tasting available daily through the end of the year. Winery, cafe and bakery open on weekends. Open daily 11am-6pm.
43 Mount Zion Road, Marlboro
(845) 236-2684; www.weedorchards.com
Apple and pumpkin picking September through October. Bakery, farm market, free hayrides, petting zoo, hay maze, sand art, and face painting. Open daily through October 31, 11am-5pm, including Columbus Day.
Indian Ladder Farms
342 Altamont Rd., Altamont
(518) 765-2956; (866) 640-PICK
Love Apple Farms
1421 Route 9H, Ghent
U-Pick apples, cherries, nectarines, peaches, apricots, plums, and pears.
Homemade pies, donuts and preserves. Open daily 8am -6pm, June through December. U-pick 8am-5pm daily.
Cherries: 12 varieties mid June-July; Peaches: 24 varieties mid July-September; Nectarines early August; Plums: 16 varieties mid July; Pears: 8 varieties mid August-October. Apples varieties: Gala, Golden Supreme, McIntosh, Macoun, Honeycrisp, Red Cort, Cortland, Jonamac, Spartan, Empire, Jonathon, Jonagold, Jonagored, Yataka, Mutsu, Northern Spy, Fortune, Ida Red, Fuji, Braeburn, Red Delicious, Golden Delicious, Ginger Gold, Paula Red, Jersey Mac, Zesta - mid-August-October.
751 Brand Hollow Rd, Peru
U Pick apples. Also hayrides, hay maze, roadside stand and farm market.
Open daily, late August-Halloween, 10am-5pm.
531 Bear Swamp Road, Peru
Open daily 7am-8pm. Strawberries, blueberries, and apples in the fall. Apple varieties: McIntosh, Empire, Cortland, Paula, Red Macoun, Lodi, Northern Spy, Delicious. Also a roadside stand and apple cider
685 Argersinger Rd, Fultonville
Open daily 10am-6pm. Apples, corn maze, child-sized haybale maze, pre-picked produce, picnic area, hayrides. Cash only.
Route 104 West, Oswego
Pick your own apples, roadside stand, farm market, cider. Open daily April-December, 7am-8pm.
Sage Creek Orchards
139 Minckler Rd., Mexico
Apples, blueberries, pumpkin patch, pre-picked produce, refreshment stand, picnic area, tractor-pulled hayrides, face painting. Crops are usually available in July, August, September, October, November. Open daily, 9am-6pm July 1-November 15.
141 Sugar Hill Road, Rexford
Pick your own and picked apples, raspberries (through Thanksgiving), peaches (through late August), cider and donuts. Roadside stand, farm market, farm animals: cows, pigs, sheep, goats, ducks, geese, horses, llama, and pygmy goats.
660 Riverview Road, Rexford
(518) 371-2174; email@example.com
U Pick apples, plums, pears and other vegetables. Farm market, beehive and honey house.
84 Rt. 513 (Old Route 24), Chester
(908) 879-7189; www.alstedefarms.com
Pumpkin picking beginning mid-September and apples through October. Raspberry picking through beginning of October. Corn maze with giant hay pyramid, animals for petting, hayrides and farm market. Pony rides. Homemade ice cream. Weekend harvest celebrations. Open daily, 9am-9pm.
244 Werimus Rd.,Hillsdale
(201) 666-0472 or (201) 666-0350
Hours: 10am-4:30pm, weekends only. Reservations required for weekdays.
Pick Your Own: peaches, apples (starting Labor Day weekend). Apple varieties: Cortland, Empire, Fuji, Gala, Golden Delicious, Jonagold, McIntosh, Red Delicious, Stayman/Winesap. Also available: cider, donuts, bakery, picnic grove.
223 Meyersville Rd., Gillette
Open through November 30, daily 9am-6pm.
Pick Your Own peaches, August-mid September; apples, late August-end of October; pumpkins through October. Also available: hayrides (October weekends), roadside market (with apples, pumpkins, vegetables, tomatoes) donuts, cider. Apple varieties: Cortland, Empire, Fuji, Granny Smith, Golden Delicious, Jonagold, Jonathan, Macoun, McIntosh, Red Delicious, Stayman/Winesap.
290 Church Road, Milford
PYO strawberries (June), apples (September), pumpkins (October), blackberries and red raspberries (August). Hours: every day except Tuesday, 8am-8pm.
Also available: farm stand with variety of fresh produce.
Pochuck Valley Farm
Route 517, Glenwood
(973) 764-4732; www.pochuckvalleyfarm.com
Apple picking through October, 9am-5pm daily. Pumpkin picking late September through October. Farm market with vegetables, baked goods, pies, jams, cider and fruit baskets.
122 Oakdale Rd., Chester
Open daily, September-October, 9am-4:30pm
Cider, jams, honey, hayrides. Apple varieties: Cortland, Empire, Fuji, Gala, Golden Delicious, Jonagold, Jonathan, Macoun, McIntosh, Red Delicious, Stayman/Winesap and heirloom apples.
Ripple Hill Farm
181 Mountain Rd., Basking Ridge
Open September-October, Sundays only, 11am-3pm, by appointment. Apple varieties: Cortland, Empire, Fuji, Gala, Granny Smith, Golden Delicious, Jonagold, Jonathan, Macoun, McIntosh, Red Delicious, Stayman/Winesap
Stony Hill Gardens
8 Rt. 24, Chester
Ope: daily, 9am-6pm. Also available: hayrides on weekends.
Rt. 202, 1111 Mt. Kemble Ave., Morristown
(973) 425-9819; Hotline: (973) 425-0840.
Open daily, year-round except Christmas, 8am-6pm. Apple varieties: Cortland, Empire, Fuji, Gala, Granny Smith, Golden Delicious, Jonagold, Jonathan, Macoun, McIntosh, Red Delicious, Stayman/Winesap. Pick Your Own: apples weekends only after Labor Day-October. Roadside market: apples, fruit, vegetables. Also available: hayrides weekends only September 14-October; corn maze; picnic area; apple cider; honey; maple syrup.
Beardsley's Cider Mill & Orchard, LLC
278 Leavenworth Road (Rte. 110), Shelton
(203) 926-1098; No1cidermill@yahoo.com
Open September-October, weekends 10am –5pm.
Cider press, farm store, cider donuts, maple syrup, local honey, fruit butter, jams & jellies. Note: dwarf apple trees for easy picking.
1355 Boston Post Road (US Rte 1, I-95 Exit 57), Guilford
(203) 458-7425; firstname.lastname@example.org
Open June-October daily until 7pm. PYO strawberries, blueberries, peaches, pears, apples, raspberries. Strawberries (start June), apples (through October). Also available: market with bakery, flowers, bread.
215 Wallingford Road, Cheshire
(203) 272-7985; email@example.com
Fruit orchard-15 varieties of apples. Also peaches, pears, plums and flowers.
PYO opens August 18-October 27th. Also available: stand with fruit, corn, tomatoes and cider.
Fort Hill Farms
260 Quaddick Rd., Thompson
(860) 923-3439; www.forthillfarms.com
212 Calhoun Street, Washington Depot
(860) 868-9184; firstname.lastname@example.org
Open September-October. Apples, flowers, pumpkins. Monday-Friday 11am-5pm; Saturday and Sunday 11am-5:30pm.
High Hill Orchard
170 Fleming Road, Meriden
Hours: July 2-September, Saturday and Sunday, 10am-5pm; September-Thanksgiving, Tuesday-Thursday, 12-6pm, weekends 10am-5pm. Apples, pears
apple and pear cider in fall. Also available: organic produce and hayrides in September and October.
Hickory Hill Orchards
351 South Meriden Road, Cheshire
(203) 272-0181 or (203) 272-3824
Peaches, apples, pears, pumpkins, nectarines. Country store: cider, pies, donuts. Weekend hayrides.
Norton Brothers Fruit Farm
450-466 Academy Road, Cheshire
PYO apples, pears, plums & peaches. Also available: hayrides
451 Sport Hill Road, Easton
(203) 261-3306; www.silvermansfarm.com
Apple picking through mid-October. Pumpkins available in October. Animal farm, farm market, florist, greenhouse and cider mill. Year round petting animal park. Weekend tractor rides through October. Open 9am-5pm daily
47 Kielwasser Road, Washington Depot
(860) 868-2863; Starberry@snet.net
PYO pears & apples September 15-October 31; peaches, apricots, plums, nectarines in August.
258 Preston Road, Terryville
PYO apples, peaches.Saturdays and Sundays, August-October, noon-5pm. Open weekends, holidays; by appointment on weekdays.
Windy Brow Orchards
359 Ridge Road, Newton
Apple picking with hayrides available mid-September through October. Open 9am-5pm weekends. Farm store, bakery, cider press and petting zoo.