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Pick Your Own Apples

Everyone is heading back to school,but that doesn’t mean family outings have to stop. The top fun-for-all activity in September is apple picking. Yes, you can easily get apples in the food store but here in the Northeast pick-your-own is the perfect activity for the whole family to get outside, get moving and have fun! And when kids pick apples, they tend to eat them too! Sobe prepared, your family will to polish off these nutritious beauties in no time.

Visit these orchards for nearby apple picking. Some locations also sell other items such as farm fresh fruits,vegetablesand apple cider. And some offer freshly made donuts and apple pie. Others celebrate the season with hayrides, animals, corn mazes and kids’ activities. So get the family together and go apple picking on a perfect September day!

Heading Out to Pick-Your-Own

Some farms have pick-your-own on weekends only so always call ahead to ask about activities, picking hours, crop availability, variety and prices to make sure your family has the best experience possible!

Westchester County, N.Y.

HARVEST MOON FARM & ORCHARD

Country store, educational visits
130 Hardscrabble Road, North Salem

914-485-1210

harvestmoonfarmandorchard.com

OUTHOUSE ORCHARD

Hayrides
139 Hardscrabble Road, North Salem

914-277-3188

outhouseorchardsny.com

STUART’S FARM
62 Granite Springs Road, Granite Springs

914-245-2784

stuartsfarm.com

WILKENS FRUIT & FIR FARM
Hayrides to and from the orchard
1335 White Hill Road, Yorktown Heights

914-245-5111

wilkensfarm.com

Dutchess County, N.Y.

BARTON ORCHARDS

Hayrides, petting zoo on weekends

63 Apple Tree Lane, Poughquag

845-227-2306

bartonorchards.com

CEDAR HEIGHT’S ORCHARD

Crosby Lane, Rhinebeck

845-876-3231

rhinebeckapples.com

FISHKILL FARMS

9 Fishkill Farm Road, Hopewell Junction

845-897-4377

fishkillfarms.com

FRALEIGH’S ROSE HILL FARM
19 Rose Hill Farm, off Rte. 9, Red Hook

845-758-4215

pickrosehillfarm.com

GREIG FARM

223 Pitcher Lane, Red Hook

845-758-1234

greigfarm.com

LAWRENCE FARMS ORCHARD
39 Colandrea Road, Newburgh

845-562-4268

lawrencefarmsorchards.com

MEAD ORCHARDS

15 Scism Road, off Rte. 9, Tivoli
845-756-5641

meadorchards.com

MEADOWBROOK FARMS

29 Old Myers Corners Road, Wappingers Falls

845-297-3002

meadowbrookfarmmarket.com

Fairfield County, Conn.

BLUE JAY ORCHARDS

Hayrides start in October
125 Plumtrees Road, Bethel

203-748-0119

bluejayorchardsct.com

SILVERMAN’S FARM
Open year-round, hayrides, animal farm

451 Sport Hill Road, Easton

203-261-3306

silvermansfarm.com

Long Island, N.Y.

DAVIS PEACH FARM

Farm animals, apples
Hulse Landing Road, Wading River

631-929-1115

davispeachfarm.com

FORT SALONGA FARM
30 Meadow Glen Road, Northport

631-269-9666

fortsalongafarm.com

THE MILK PAIL
1346 Montauk Hwy., Water Mill

631-537-2565

milk-pail.com

SEVEN PONDS ORCHARD
65 Seven Ponds Road, Water Mill

631-726-8015

WICKHAM’S FRUIT FARM
U-Pick yearly membership required purchase on arrival at farm, $20/family

28700 Main Road (Rte. 25), Cutchogue

631-734-6441

wickhamsfruitfarm.com

Orange County, N.Y.

APPLEWOOD ORCHARD & WINERY

Wagon rides, puppet shows, farm animals

82 Four Corners Road, Warwick

845-986-1684

applewoodorchards.com

MASKER ORCHARDS

Music and horse-drawn wagon rides

45 Ball Road, off Rte. 17A, Warwick

845-986-1058

maskers.com

OCHS ORCHARD

Farm animals, baked goods and ice cream

4 Ochs Lane, off Rte. 94, Warwick

845-986-1591

ochsorchard.net

PENNINGS ORCHARD

Hayrides, farm market, farm animals
169 State Rte. 94 South, Warwick

845-986-7080

penningsorchard.com

WARWICK VALLEY WINERY & DISTILLERY

114 Little York Road, Warwick

845-258-4858

wvwinery.com

Rockland County, N.Y.

DR. DAVIES FARM

Hayrides
306 Rte. 304, Congers
845-268-7020

drdaviesfarm.com

THE ORCHARDS OF CONCKLIN
Rte. 45 and S. Mountain Road, Pomona

845-354-0369

theorchardsofconcklin.com

Ulster County, N.Y.

APPLE HILL FARM

Hayrides
124 Rte. 32 South, New Paltz

845-255-1605

applehillfarm.com

APPLE VALLEY FARMS
155 N. Ohioville Road, New Paltz

845-255-7077

DRESSEL FARMS
Pick-your-own weekends only, hayrides

271 Rte. 208, New Paltz
845-255-0693

dresselfarms.com

HURD’S FAMILY FARM
Hayrides and farm animals
2187 Rte. 32, Modena
845-883-7825

hurdsfamilyfarm.com

JENKINS-LUEKEN ORCHARDS

69 Yankee Folly Road, New Paltz

845-255-0999

jlorchards.com

MINARD FARMS

250 Hurds Road, Clintondale

866-632-7753

minardfarms.com

PROSPECT HILL ORCHARDS

40 Clarkes Lane, Milton
845-795-2383

prospecthillorchards.com

TANTILLO’S FARM MARKET
730 Rte. 208, Gardiner
845-256-9109

tantillosfarm.com

WEED ORCHARDS
Hayrides, farm animals, cafe and bakery

43 Mt. Zion Road, Marlboro

845-236-2684

weedorchards.com

WILKLOW ORCHARDS
341 Pancake Hollow Road, Highland

845-691-2339

wilkloworchards.com

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