The weather’s so gorgeous, but you almost wish it were a little cooler? There’s nothing like tossing a scarf around your neck and heading out into the brisk air to pick some apples. Here, courtesy of NYAppleCountry.com and the Westchester.gov web site, are some places to go picking:
Where to Go Apple Picking in Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Ulster and Dutchess counties, after the jump.
North Salem. 914-277-3188
Apples Picking through Halloween, Pumpkins sale at end of Sept. hayrides, pony rides.
Stuart’s Fruit Farm
Granite Springs Road, Granite Springs
Apples, pumpkins, farm stand
Wilkens Fruit & Fir Farm
1313 White Hill Road
Yorktown Heights, NY
Apple Picking through end of October, pumpkin picking end of Sept. hayrides to and from the orchard.
Dr. Davies Farm
Apple picking through October, pumpkin sale in October, hayrides
The Orchards of Concklin
Route 45 and South Mountain Road, Pomona.
Apple picking through October, pears in September, pumpkin picking in October.
Salingers Orchards Inc.
230 Guinea Road, Brewster.
Apple Grower, Farm Market, Cider, Gift Boxes
63 Apple Tree Lane, Poughquag.
Hayrides, petting zoo
Cedar Heights Orchard
Crosby Lane, Rhinebeck.
227 Pitcher Lane, Red Hook
Hayrides, crafts, baked goods, berries, pumpkins, apples, corn maze.
Salt Point Turnpike (Route 113 and Country Road 41), Salt Point.
9 Fishkill Farms Road, Hopewell Junction.
Apple picking through October, pumpkin sale in October, hay rides, pony rides, petting zoo.
25 Scism Rod (off Rte 9), Red Hook.
Apple picking through October, pumpkin sale.
29 Old Myers Corners, Wappingers Falls.
Apple picking through October, pumpkin sale in October.
134 Feller-Newmark Road, Red Hookm. 845-758-9355
Apple picking through Nov 1, pumpkin sale OctoberRose Hill Farms
Fraleigh Lane (off Rte 9). Red Hook. 845-758-4215
Apple picking through October.
North Avenue, Salt Point.
Apple picking through October, pumpkins, peaches, cider, fresh baked goods for sale.
Applewood Orchard & Winery
82 Four Corners Road, Warwick.
Apple picking through October, farm store, winery, hay rides, music
Lawrence Farms Orchard
39 Colandrea Road, Newburgh.
Apples through Oct, pumpkins.
Masker Fruit Farm
Ball Road (off Rte 17A), Warwick.
(Music, Pony rides, wagon rides, animals)
Reservoir Road (off Rte 94), Warwick.
(Apple picking through end of October, pumpkin picking October)
161 South Route 94, Warwick.
Petting zoo, farmers amrket, ice cream parlor, scare-crow making, face painting, pony rides.
1448 Route 211 West, Middletown.
23 Soons Circle, New Hampton.
Pumpkins, Cider Mill
Warwick Valley Orchards
114 Little York Road, Warwick.
Apple picking through October, pears through mid-September.
Apple Hill Farm
141 Route 325, New Paltz.
271 Route 208, New Paltz.
Rte 9W, Milton.
Jenkins and Lueken Orchard
Rte 299, New Paltz.
Mr. Apples Low-Spray Orchard
Rte 213 W (near Rte 32), High Falls.
Prospect Hill Orchard
40 Clarks Lane, Milton.
Hayrides, corn maze.
Tantillo’s Farm Market
Rte 208, Gardiner.
Roadside market, ice cream parlor, wagon rides
275 Lattingtown Road, Marlboro.
Twin Star Farms
155 North Ohioville Road, New Paltz.