Apple picking Labor Day weekend through the second week of November, 9am-5pm daily. Pumpkins on sale from late September through October. Weekend hayrides and petting zoo. Ice cream stand, pub, and café with full menu. For apple picking info, call 845-986-7080.
Soons Orchard & Farm Market
23 Soons Circle, New Hampton
Apple picking Labor Day weekend through October, 10am-4pm on weekends and Monday holidays. Dwarf trees ideal for kids. Store with pre-picked fruit and vegetables, fresh-pressed apple cider and donuts, fudge, and baked goods open 9am-6pm.
63 Apple Tree Lane (off Beekman Road), Poughquag
U-pick apples through October, 9am-5pm daily. Weekends feature festivals, food, and music, and live entertainment. Call for admission and activities prices.
Cedar Heights Orchard
8 Crosby Lane, Rhinebeck
Apple picking September through October, or when the apples run out, 9am-dusk daily.
9 Fishkill Farm Road, Hopewell Junction
Apple picking Labor Day through November, 9am-6pm daily. One-third of apples are grown organically. Farm market on site. Weekends through October enjoy open grilling and live music.
Green Horizons Organic Farm
6 South Dingle Lane, Pawling
Apple picking by appointment only; call ahead to schedule a visit.
227 Pitcher Lane, Red Hook
Apple and raspberry picking through October, 8am-8pm daily. Farmers market open Saturdays 10am-3pm. Daily market open 9am-5pm daily, serving breakfast and lunch.
15 Scism Road off Route 9, Tivoli
Pick-your-own apples beginning in mid-August. Call ahead to confirm picking dates. Open weekends and Monday holidays (Labor Day and Columbus Day) 10am-6pm. Farm stand on site.
29 Old Myers Corners Road, Wappingers Falls
Apple picking 10am-5pm daily, beginning mid-September (end date depends on availability). Farm market with apple cider, apple cider donuts, baked goods, homegrown vegetables, local honey, and more open 9am-6pm daily.
Pick-your-own apples (30 varieties) mid-August through October; peaches mid-July through September, 9-5 daily. Homemade pies, donuts, preserves, and baked goods for sale. Petting zoo and playground open 9-5 daily through November. Café open 9am-5pm daily.
5 Sunset Ave., Kinderhook
Apple picking early August through late October (call to confirm season end date). Pick-your-own raspberries, plums, tomatoes, peppers, beans and grapes through September; pumpkins and summer squash through October. Farm stand with fruits, vegetables, and preserves. Open 8am-6pm Wednesday-Monday.
141 Sugar Hill Road, Rexford
Pick-your-own apples September through October (weather dependent), 9am-5pm daily. U-pick pumpkins in season. On-site bakery and farm store. Pony rides, hayrides, and food booth on weekends.
Lindsey’s Idyllwood Orchard & Farm
267 Sugar Hill Road, Rexford
Pick-your-own apples (over 25 varieties) from Sept. 2 through mid-November, 9am-6pm daily. Farm store with farm-raised beef and pork, pre-picked fruits and vegetables, honey, jams and jellies, pies, homemade cider, and donuts.
660 Riverview Road, Rexford
Pick-your-own apples through mid-October (weather dependent), 10am-5pm daily. Store with fresh produce, baked goods, gourmet foods, and crafts. Also on premises: donut robot, observation beehive, animal observation, and hayrides on weekends. Available for birthday parties and school trips.
1174 Route 29, Schuylerville
Pick-your-own apples September through October, 9am-6pm daily. Roadside store with fruits and vegetables, honey, maple syrup, jams, and jellies. Wagon rides on weekends. Tasting room for local and artisan hard ciders. Live entertainment on weekend.
Indian Ladder Farms
342 Altamont Road, Altamont
518-765-2956 or 866-640-7425 (apple picking hotline)
Apple and pumpkin picking through October (weather dependent), 9am-6pm daily. Farm market and cider house. Café open for lunch. Group tours available.
114 Potter Road, Mexico
Apple picking September through October, 8am-5pm daily. Farm store with cider, donuts, pies, treats, fall vegetables, honey, and maple syrup. Cook shack with hot food open on weekends, 10am-5pm. Pony and wagon rides, corn maze, and Spooky Hollow haunted maze. Barn Store open 8am-5pm.
Ontario Orchards Farm
15273 Center Road, Sterling
Pick-your-own apples mid-September through mid-October, weekends 9am-5pm. Corn maze, hayrides, and U-pick pumpkins available. Farmers market (located 7 miles away) with baked goods, cider, caramel apples, fresh produce, jams, jellies, preserves, and plants. Fall Jamboree is Sept. 17-18.
Sage Creek Orchards
139 Minckler Road, Mexico
Pick-your-own apples through early November, 9am-6pm daily. U-pick blueberries while they last. Refreshment stand and picnic area. Open at least six days a week, call ahead to double check schedule. Store on premises with fresh produce, candies, jams, jellies, and fresh honey.
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