Apple Picking in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut There are so many places to find apples ripe for the picking! By NYMetroParents Staff August 29, 2019 Don't miss out on family fun ideas! Subscribe UPDATED AUGUST 2019: Take advantage of the crisp fall weather and venture out to the orchards for equally crisp and delicious apples, plucked straight from the tree. Many of the local apple farms and orchards listed here offer low-hanging branches ideal for your little ones to pick and fill their own bushel of autumn’s freshest fruit. Find u-pick apple orchards and farms in the NYC area that offer pick-your-own apples in the fall. In addition to apple picking, many of these farms also offer fun fall extras like hay rides, corn mazes, animal petting zoos, and apple cider and doughnuts. Please note: Dates and availability are subject to change. We recommend calling ahead before visiting these farms. Find pick-your-own apples in: New York Long Island New Jersey Connecticut Want more content like this? Like us on Facebook!