Picking Your Own in the Cooler Months

Crisp cool air means that harvest season is here for fall fruit. Apples and pumpkins scream fall and what better way to enjoy the great outdoors than to pick your own. And with autumn being the gateway to the holiday season, Christmas tree season is quickly on its way. Below are some of our pick-your-own favorites for the cooler months.

courtesy of Sunrise Mountain Orchard

Echo Orchard & Farm
8151 Co Rd 26
Hamden, NY 13782
Stop by the Echo Orchard & Farm farm stand from 10:30 to 7pm until November 1st to find pumpkins, apples, cider, cider donuts, honey, syrup and pumpkin lattes. They will have pumpkins ready to go as well as opportunities to pick pumpkins.

Maplewood Farm & Orchard
596 Miller Avenue
Bovina Center, NY 13740
Maplewood Farm & Orchard offers pumpkin picking in the pumpkin patch! The maple sugar house and shoppe is also open, offering baked goods, pies, fresh eggs, cream, candy, many other maple products. Apple and Pumpkin picking takes place on weekends from September 18th until Columbus Day, October 11th.

Maxwell Farm
21287 NY-28
Delhi, NY 13753
Stop by this dairy farm on State Highway 28 to pick your own pumpkins. They have them in all shapes and sizes! U-pick is $10 for any size.

Maxwell Farm

Sunrise Mountain Orchard
1173 Sunrise Mountain Road
Bloomville, NY 13739
Sunrise Mountain Orchard is a boutique “pick-your-own” apple orchard with hundreds of trees in this young orchard which have reached bearing age. The orchard will be open on weekends beginning September 12, 2021 for “you-pick.”

Elderkin Christmas Tree Farm
Murphy Hill Road
Walton, NY 13856
Opening in November for cut-your-own Christmas trees on the weekends.

Robsons Christmas Trees
2425 Jim Lane Rd
Bovina Center, NY 13740
This family-run Christmas Tree farm was established in 1950’s and has been operating in its present form since 1983. Visit them and enjoy the experience of choosing and cutting your own Christmas tree. Robsons is open on Saturdays and Sundays during the holiday season.

Robsons Christmas Trees