Capital Region Apple Picking & Orchards
Looking to pick your own apples or grab a fresh, pre-selected bag? The Capital Region is home to many orchards that offer apple picking, cider donuts, and other fall activities and treats. Browse the list below, and find the one closest to you!
Saratoga Apple, Inc.
Open all year, Saratoga Apple is the place to go to pick your own apples or get a variety of other farm products. The Darrows have been growing apples for five generations, using low-spray techniques and micronutrient fertilization.
Sharon Springs, NY
Sharon Orchards features apples, fresh fruit sales, fresh sweet cider and doughnuts, and other farm products.
Altamont Orchards, Inc.
A family operated U-pick farm for over 40 years in the Capital Region. They also have a farm market with cider doughnuts, pies, breads, pastries, plants, and in season produce.
Terrace Mountain Orchard LLC
Terrace Mountain Orchard features a 50-acre apple orchard for you to explore, plus a fully stocked Apple Barn and free wagon rides.
Hicks Orchard is the oldest U-pick orchard in New York State, having been established in 1905. In addition to apples and pumpkins, Hicks also offers cherries and blueberries. The property features an apple barn, a farm winery, and more.
Pick your own apples, berries, and pumpkins at Kristy's Barn in Schodack, or choose from a variety of freshly grown and baked goods. Kristy's Barn only sprays cops when it is absolutely necessary. Plan a fall visit for even more fun like hayrides!
Best Berry Farm
East Greenbush, NY
This family-owned farm was established in 1979, with a farm stand in addition to U-pick apples and berries when in season, and more.
Sand Flats Orchard LLC
Sand Flats Orchard in Fonda, NY, offers u-pick and picked apples, cider, pumpkins, squash, cider doughnuts, pies, fudge, and more. Take a tractor ride, go through an educational corn maze, meet farm animals, and have fun with the whole family.
Samascott Orchards & Garden Market
Pick-Your-Own Produce! Drive right into Samascott Orchards to find Pumpkins, Apples, Grapes, Peppers, Greens, Berries, Squash, Tomatoes & More (seasonally). Come grab a harvest map - find what's open for picking, prices, rules & where to find what!
DeVoe's Rainbow Orchards
Clifton Park, NY
DeVoe's Rainbow Orchards is an apple orchard and country store offering u-pick apples, fresh produce, baked goods, gift baskets, and during the summer, incredible ice cream at Rainbow Delights! Create lifelong memories at this local family farm.
Pick your own apples at Riverview Orchards, located in Rexford, NY. In addition to the orchard, the property features a well-stocked country store.
Billy Bob's Orchard
Putnam Station, NY
Pick your own fresh apples at Billy Bob's Orchard in Putnam Station, NY, or pick up a bag of apples that have been pre-picked for you. The orchard also offers pumpkin picking later in the fall season.
Choose from more than a dozen varieties of apples and plenty of other fruits & vegetables at Bellinger's Orchard. While you're there, enjoy a hayride, and a corn maze!