160 Munger Lane, Bethlehem
Apple and pumpkin picking September through October, 10:30am-5pm daily. Farm market with homegrown fruits and vegetables. Bakery with cider donuts and other baked goods and specialty items. Picnic areas, animal yard, hayrides, corn maze, and farm hiking trails.
New Haven County
1355 Boston Post Road, Guilford
Apple picking available from mid-August through late October. Call PYO hotline for daily picking updates on the farm. Raspberry and peach picking also available for the season. Pumpkins start in mid-September. Check out the Bishop’s Farm Bakery for homemade sweet treats and Bishop’s Orchards Kitchen for delicious prepared entrees. Fresh cider and apple wine at Bishop’s Orchards Winery on site. Wine tours available on the weekend.
251 Wallingford Road, Cheshire
Apple picking through October, 9am-6pm daily. Pick-your-own blueberries, pears, peaches, nectarines, and plums also available. Farm stand with pre-picked fruit, locally grown vegetables, local honey, pies, and cider.
Hickory Hill Orchards
351 S. Meriden Road (Route 70), Cheshire
Pick-your-own apples, pears, peaches, and nectarines late August through November, 9:30am-5pm daily. Country store with apple cider, donuts, pies, and other baked goods, as well as gourmet foods, open 9:30am-6pm daily.
New London County
Scott’s Yankee Farmer, LLC
436 Boston Post Road (Route 1), East Lyme
Apple and pumpkin picking through late October. Open Monday-Friday 11am-5pm; weekends 10am-5pm, Farm stand open 8am-6pm daily. Wagon rides available on the weekends from Sept. 22-Oct. 28. 2-acre corn maze on-premises. Apple doughnuts and cider abailable in late September.
Wright’s Orchard and Dried Flower Farm
271 S. River Road, Tolland
Apple picking through October. Pick-your-own pumpkins in September and October. Farm store with pre-picked fruits and vegetables, cider donuts, and pies. Dried flower and basket barn. Open Monday- Saturday 12:30-5:30pm; Sunday 1-5:30pm.
Horse Listeners Orchard
317 Bebbington Road, Ashford
Apple picking through October, Tuesday-Friday 10-4pm; weekends 9am-6pm. Farm store with pies and pre-picked fruits and vegetables. Pony rides, and tractor-pulled train rides available on select weekends.
Woodstock Orchards, LLC
494 Route 169, Woodstock
Apple picking Sept. 1 through mid-October, 9am-6pm daily. Farm stand with pre-picked fruits and vegetables, apple cider, honey, honey pollen, maple syrup, specialty hot sauces, jams and jellies, and Vermont cheese. Bakery on-site.
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