Nothing beats being able to pick your own fruits, vegetables, and berries. Thankfully the Hudson Valley and surrounding areas are graced with a large number of orchards and farms where you can hone your U-Pick skills, have a fun day out, and take home the fruits of your labor. Give it a shot! It beats a trip to the supermarket.
The Berry Farm in Chatham NY is a local, family-owned and operated u-pick farm and farm store, specializing in natural, organic and local produce.
Outhouse Orchards is a one of a kind farm offering pick your own apples, pumpkins, corn maze and hay rides, farm stand, and family fun in Westchester County.
Blue Sky Farm and Winery creates four wines that contain blueberries and no other fruit or vegetable ingredients.
Stuart's Fruit Farm in Westchester offers flowers, vegetable plants, apple picking and pumpkin picking, and in the winter Christmas trees.
The Orchards of Concklin in Pomona, NY, offers pick your own produce, a farm stand and bakery, and fresh pressed apple cider.
Kesicke Farm Cattle sells natural Black Angus beef and other meats along with produce and seasonal fruits.
Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm sells a wide variety of apples and pumpkins all of which you can pick yourself as well as choose and cut Christmas Trees.
Hurds Family Farm specializes in giving visitors a real Fall Harvest experience and a family fun outing on a family owned farm.
At Soons Orchards you'll find fresh-picked apples or U-pick, real apple cider, homegrown and local fruits and vegetables, delicious homemade pies
Apple Ridge Orchards is a scenic pick-your-own apple orchard, peach orchard and pumpkin patch growing 15 varieties of pick-your-own apples.
Homegrown Mini-Golf on Kelder's Farm features real vegetables, fruit, grain and herbs. All of the plantings in the mini-golf garden are edible.
Golden Harvest Farm is open year round operating a Market, Cider Mill, Bakery, farm market, and pick your own fruit orchard.