Upper Valley Apple & Pumpkin Picking Guide
Oct 13, 2015 12:25PM
By Erin Frisch
Apple Picking at Pleasant View Orchards
Pleasant View Orchards in Grafton, NH is open for the season. They have great views of Mt. Cardigan, and surrounding mountains. With the
fall the foliage starting to peak it's almost worth is to just walk
around their fields. If Apple picking is what you are looking for you have to visit. Open Weekends from 7am-6pm. Make sure you wear comfortable walking shoes.
Photo curtsy of Pleasant View Orchards
Apple Picking & Cider Tasting at Poverty Lane Orchard
Poverty Lane Orchard is located in Lebanon, NH. It has a large variety of apples to choose from (over 14 kinds) and they also have Apple Cider tastings so bring the whole family down to enjoy. Open weekdays 9am-6pm and weekends 10am-5pm.
Apple Picking, Pumpkin Picking & Even a Corn Maze at Riverview Farm
Riverview Farm is located in Plainfield, NH. With plenty of activities to choose from such as apple picking, pumpkin picking, and even a Corn Maze to take an adventure through. They also have Apple cider for purchase as well as, flowers, Squash, Indian corn and plenty of fall decorations. The Corn maze is made by Gary Hamel who's a local artist who has been featured in museums
and galleries throughout the country. He's created scarecrows throughout that tell a story as you navigate the maze. It is meant to be amusing with a combination of whimsy, puns and corny jokes! The Maze is open daily.
Apple Picking at Cardigan Mountain Orchard
Cardigan Mountain Orchard offers 15 plus varieties of apples to pick from. The original trees at the Orchard were planted in the 1930's and are
still producing loads of apples. They've planted more trees through the
years and now have grown the orchard to around
1000 trees, many of which are open to those who'd like to pick-their-own. This farm is open till October 31st.
Photo curtsy of Windy Ridge Orchard Cider House.
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