Where to Pick Your Own Apples

Posted: August 26, 2017

Get started on some great apple picking in Massachusetts! Central Massachusetts is home to some of the state's most abundant farms. If you're in the area, check out these apple spots not only for great picking, but also for farm entertainment for the whole family.

Brookfield Orchards

North Brookfield, Massachusetts

A favorite among locals, this orchard sits on a beautiful landscape in North Brookfield Massachusetts and boasts an expansive variety of apples to choose from. Walk through the orchard and fill your bag with fresh and juicy apples, and then stop over for a visit at the nostalgic country store for penny candy and unique antiques.

PYO begins on September 1 for the 2017 season. Please call to confirm before visiting.

Meadowbrook Orchards

209 Chace Hill Road, Sterling, Massachusetts

Located on 100 acres of rolling farmland, Meadowbrook offers a wide variety of PYO apples as well as blueberries, pumpkins, nectarines and raspberries. The farmstore overlooks the hills of Central Mass and offers homeade lunches and baked goods. 

Rapscallion Brewery 

195 Arnold Road, Sturbridge, Massachusetts

Surrounded by a 150-acre orchard, Rapscallion Brewery occupies an historic red cider barn nestled in the center of Massachusetts. After apple picking from more than 2,400 apple trees at Hyland Orchard; enjoy beers in the tap room or outdoor pavilion, weekly live music, petting zoo area, and disc golf course. Bring your own food, bring the dog, and make it an apple picking day-trip for the whole family!

Berlin Orchards, Berlin, Massachusetts

Twelve varieties of apples on a serene orchard with beautiful rolling hills. 

Keown Orchards, Sutton, Massachusetts

This 175 acre farm offers a wide variety of apples, pressed apple cider, delicious apple pies, and mulled cider. 

Stowe Farm Orchards, Millbury, Massachusetts

Stowe Farm features many activities including pick your own apples & pumpkins, petting zoo,pony rides, summer camp, mechanical bull rides, gemstone mining, rock wall climbing and more.

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