Pick-Your-Own Apple Farms

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Summer is winding down and fall fun is right around the corner!  ‘Tis the season for apples in New England!  There are so many beautiful orchards where you can pick-your-own apples here in Massachusetts, so we’ve gathered up some fabulous spots for you to take the family.  Before you go, be sure to call ahead or check the individual website for picking conditions.

Belkin Family Lookout Farm
89 Pleasant St S, Natick, MA
(508) 651-1539
Open daily from 10am-5pm
Train rides, farm animals, children’s caterpillar rides, moon bounce, farm maze, and more!  Saturdays and Sundays also include live children’s entertainment, hayrides, children’s face painting, and BBQ snack bar.   Admission Mon-Fri: $9/person, children under 2 are free.  Admission Sat, Sun, Labor Day and Columbus Day Monday:  Adults-$15, Children under 12-$13, Children under 2 are free.  Check their website to see what apple varieties are ready to pick.

Carver Hill Orchard
101 Brookside Avenue, Stow, MA
(978) 897-6117
Open most days 10am-5pm.  Check Facebook page for updated hours before visiting.

C.N. Smith Farm
325 South St, East Bridgewater, MA
(508) 378-2270
PYO apples starting Labor Day Weekend, September 3-5, 9am-4pm, weather permitting.   Mon, Tues – ORCHARD CLOSED, Wed, Thurs, Fri: 10am-4pm, Sat, Sun: 9am-4pm.  Orchard is open Monday of Labor Day and Columbus Day Weekends.  Cider donuts available on the weekends through November 22-23.  Visit the farm animals while you’re there!

Connors Farm
30 Valley Rd, Danvers, MA
(978) 777-1245
Open daily from 8am-6pm
7 acre Corn Maze, Apple Picking, Barnyard Animals, Barnyard Twister, Black Mamba, Campfires, Corn box, Corn Hole, Corn Tunnel, Cornball, Cow milking, Cow Train, Corn cannon, Sling shots, Pumpkin blaster, Duck Races, Face Painting, Gemstone Mining, Giant Rocking Chair, Giant Tires, Grain Train, Hay jump and slides, Hay Mini maze, Hayrides, Horse Swings, Jumping Pillows, Lincoln logs, Live entertainment (scheduled shows), Mechanical bull, Mini Tractors, Pedal Carts, Pig Races (scheduled show), Pipe Slide, Hop Along Rodeo, Pumpkin bowling, Pumpkin checkers, Pumpkin Chucker (scheduled shows), Pumpkin Picking, Pumpkin Tetherball, Pumpkin Tic Tac Toe, Rat Rollers, Ring the Bell, Sand Box, Steer Roping, Spider Web and Trikes & more.  Some attractions available on weekends only.  Call ahead for picking conditions.

Honey Pot Orchards
138 Sudbury Rd, Stow, MA
(978) 562-5666
Open daily for pick-your-own daily from 9:30am-5pm
Visit the farm animals, try three different hedge mazes, and go on a hayride (weekends only from 10:30am-4pm)

Parlee Farms
95 Farwell Rd, Tyngsboro, MA
(978) 649-3854
Feed and pet the animals at Annie’s Animal Barns, Play in the (free) Hay Play Area, and drive on Farmer Mark’s Tractor Training Course.

Russell Orchards
143 Argilla Rd, Ipswich, MA
(978) 356-5366
Pick-your-own hours 9am-5pm
Visit the Barnyard Animals.  Wine tastings every Friday-Sunday from 12-6pm.

Smolak Farms
315 S Bradford St, North Andover, MA
(978) 682-6332
Apple picking opens on Labor Day weekend. Open Saturday, Sunday & Monday.  Weekend PYO Hours:  8:30am-4:30pm, weekday PYO Hours:  9am-4pm.  Fall Festival Time every weekend in September & October – Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch, Hay Rides, Amusement Area, Farm Animals, Apple Cider Donuts, Candy Apples & more.

Tougas Family Farm
234 Ball Street, Northboro MA
(508) 393-6406
Open Labor Day Weekend (Sunday and Monday) from 10am-5pm.  September and October Fall Hours – Open Tuesday to Sunday 10am-5pm.  Closed Mondays except Labor Day and Columbus Day Monday (closed the Tuesdays after).  Barnyard, playground, farm kitchen.


Happy picking everyone!




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