Fall Fun in the Capital Region

Upstate New York is known for its wide array of fall activities, from apple and pumpkin picking to corn mazes and hayrides. Browse the list of farms and orchards below, and decide where you want to bring your family for fall fun in the Capital Region this year!

Canvas, Corks & Forks - Schenectady
Canvas, Corks & Forks - Schenectady
Schenectady, NY
Canvas, Corks & Forks is voted the BEST Paint & Sip! FREE MAC N' CHEESE BAR! Fun Music, Specialty Cocktails, Seasonal Sangrias, Wine Ice Cream, Craft Draft Beers & more! Locations in the beautiful hip & artsy historic districts of Schenectady & Troy!
There is so much to do and see at Ellms Family Farm throughout fall.
Ellms Family Farm
Ballston Spa, NY
For old-fashioned fall activities kids of all ages will love, visit Ellms Family Farm over in Ballston Spa, NY. Create new memories and family traditions as you enjoy pumpkin picking, exploring a corn maze, more!
Bowman Orchards
Bowman Orchards
Rexford, NY
We invite you to enjoy nature's beauty on ninety-eight tree-filled acres. Over 46 varieties of apples being grown with new ones each year. Most are available for your family to enjoy picking. We also have strawberries, pumpkins, pears, peaches & more
Liberty Ridge Farm
Liberty Ridge Farm
Schaghticoke, NY
Liberty Ridge Farm is the perfect destination for the fall season! There is something for everyone, including a corn maze, pumpkin patch, cider donuts, live entertainment, and more.
entrance sign at Indian Ladder Farms
Indian Ladder Farms
Altamont, NY
Enjoy a day at Indian Ladder Farms! They offer seasonal PYO berries, apples, and pumpkins, and host special events, field trips, and programs. The farm is also available as a birthday party or wedding venue.
NIGHTMARES at Liberty Ridge Farm
NIGHTMARES at Liberty Ridge Farm
Schaghticoke, NY
Nightmares at Liberty Ridge Farm. The Capital Region's #1 Haunt! Featuring 6 Terrifying Attractions. Liberty Ridge Farm...where NIGHTMARES come to life! (518) 664-1515 libertyridgefarmny.com @LRFnightmares
Canvas, Corks & Forks - Troy
Canvas, Corks & Forks - Troy
Troy, NY
Canvas, Corks & Forks is voted the BEST Paint & Sip! FREE MAC N' CHEESE BAR!! Fun Music, Specialty Cocktails, Seasonal Sangrias, Wine Ice Cream, Craft Draft! Locations in both beautiful hip & artsy historic districts of Schenectady & Troy!
New York State Capitol
Albany, NY
The New York State Capitol is part of the Empire State Plaza complex in Capitol Park and offers tours, including haunting tours in the fall.
Ghosts of Albany
Albany, NY
Visit one of America's most haunted locations, Albany, New York, and see if you'll get scared with stories of ghosts, haunted places, mysterious sightings, and more.
Pumpkin Pete's Family Fun Farm
Schoharie, NY
Choose a pumpkin and enjoy other family-friendly fall fun at Pumpkin Pete's in Schoharie!
Sand Flats Orchard
Fonda, NY
Sand Flats Orchard offers U-pick and picked apples, cider, mums, pumpkins, squash, cider doughnuts, pies, fudge, and more. Take a tractor ride, go through a corn maze, meet farm animals, and more.
Goold Orchards, Inc.
Castleton, NY
Goold Orchards features U-pick apples and pumpkins, a farm store with freshly baked treats, and they offer school tours.
Buhrmaster Farms
Scotia, NY
Family owned and operated since 1946, Buhrmaster Farms has never failed to produce the most delicious fruits and vegetables along with the area’s most beautiful selection of flowers.
Bellinger's Orchard
Fultonville, NY
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!
Field of Horrors
Troy, NY
Field of Horrors has a number of spooky attractions all for one price ranging from the Trail of Terror Hayride to the catacombs of the Death Trap to the confusion of Insanity and more.
Pick-a-Pumpkin Pumpkin Patch
Esperance, NY
Enjoy a four-story treehouse, petting zoo, hayrides, fresh cider donuts, pumpkins, and other fall family fun at Pick-a-Pumpkin Pumpkin Patch!
Kettle Farms
Hoosick Falls, NY
Enjoy family fun this fall at Kettle Farms. Attractions include a corn maze, corn cannon, and corn kernels.
Altamont Orchards, Inc.
Altamont, NY
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.
Hicks Orchard
Granville, NY
Hicks Orchard is the oldest U-pick orchard in New York State, having been established in 1905. In addition to apples, Hicks also offers cherries and blueberries. The property features an apple barn, a farm winery, a corn maze, and other activities.
Double M Haunted Hayrides
Ballston Spa, NY
Double M Haunted Hayrides, close to Saratoga in Ballston Spa, involves a haunted hayride, the walking undead, a zombie-infested prison, and more frightening attractions for the price of one.
Samascott Orchards & Garden Market
Kinderhook, NY
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!
Schuyler Farms
Schuylerville, NY
Bring the whole family to enjoy the haunted corn maze, hayrides, pumpkin patch, interactive station where you can pan for fossils and gemstones, farm animals, Zip Lines, our own cider donuts and other delicious treats at Schuyler Farms.
Terrace Mountain Orchard LLC
Schoharie, NY
Terrace Mountain Orchard features a 50-acre apple orchard for you to explore, plus a fully stocked Apple Barn and free wagon rides.
Engelke Farms
Troy, NY
Engelke Farm is a family owned and operated vegetable and fruit farm featuring a nursery, pumpkin patch, haunted hayrides, zip lines, pick your own produce, corn maze, petting zoo, and more!
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