Celebrate fall by enjoying a nice day outdoors apple picking in Niagara. Choose from the list below of friendly pick-your-own apple farms in the Niagara Region. Please call the farms before you visit to make sure they are open and apples are ready for picking.
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Where to Pick Apples in Niagara
Puddicombe Estate and Farm (PICK-YOUR-OWN)
Puddicombe Estate Farms & Winery harvests its own fruits to provide fresh produce and a wide variety of value added products such as hand-baked pies, jams, jellies, cookies, tarts, strudels, cider, fudge and wines. Puddicombe Estate allows you to pick: Sweet & Sour cherries, blueberries, apples, pears and pumpkins. Open daily 9am-4:30pm.
Address: 1468 #8 Highway, Winona, ON
Silmaril Farms (PICK-YOUR-OWN)
Family friendly Pick Your Own apples on dwarf trees – NO LADDERS! Pick your own apples are expected to be ready in Mid September and will continue every Friday, Saturday Sunday and Monday until the end of October. Also available is freshly pressed apple cider. Up to date conditions are available by phoning 905-945-7963 where a message will let you know the hours of operation and the availability of varieties. Directions: Take the QEW exit Christie, Maple, Ontario Streets. Turn north onto Christie Street (turns to Mountain Street). Follow up the escarpment. Turn left on Elm Tree Street and then at the next street turn left onto Russ Road.
Address: 144 Russ Road, Grimsby
Parkway Orchards (PICK-YOUR-OWN)
Parkway Orchards is a pick your own fruit farm with cherries, peaches, plums, nectarines, apples and grapes available throughout the early summer to fall.
Parkway Orchards offers pick your own fruits as well as a shop with baked goods, sandwiches and ice cream. Apples should be ready for picking around mid-September.
Address: 15000 Niagara Parkway, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Mathias Farms (PICK-YOUR-OWN)
Not available for the 2020 season.
Mathias Farms is a family owned and operated fruit farm that offers pick your own and ready picked fruit to the public. Children are welcome, as long as their family supervises them. All interested parties should call first to inquire as to the picking conditions before coming out to the farm. This is especially true for large groups.
Crops available for pick your own are sweet cherries…sour cherries…red and black raspberries….mulberries….
Address: 1909 Effingham Street, Ridgeville, Ontario
Telephone: (905) 892-6166
Windwood Farms (PICK-YOUR-OWN)
From their website:
“AFTER MUCH THOUGHT AND DISCUSSION, WE HAVE DECIDED TO CLOSE THE FARM TO THE PUBLIC FOR ‘PICK YOUR OWN’. WE HAVE NOTICED GROWING DAMAGE TO THE TREES OVER THE YEARS AND WE MUST ALLOW THEM TIME TO HEAL.
WE WILL MISS THE MANY FAMILIES THAT WE HAVE GOTTEN TO KNOW AND WATCH GROW OVER THE MANY YEARS. WE THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATRONAGE AND UNDERSTANDING.”
A family operated farm located on the beautiful Beamsville ‘Bench’, Windwood Farms has become a traditional destination for families and friends to pick fresh and tasty apples, pears, and plums. The farm is also home to a big pumpkin patch where you can personally select that perfect specimen to carve into something special. The quaint market is the place to go for fresh seasonal vegetables, pre-picked fruit, baked goods, and of course, Windwood’s Famous Apple Cider.
Address: 4198 King Street East, Beamsville, Ontario
Phone: 905-401-0515 or 905-563-7106
Looking for other fruit to pick? Check out our list here!
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