Places for Cherry Picking Michigan– we have a fabulous list of farms in MI that do pick your own cherry picking. It makes a fabulous day out and at the end you have a huge basket of cherries!
Here is a list of cherry farms in Michigan.
Cherry U-Pick at Third Coast Fruit Co
555 Wilson Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686
The Wunsch Family of Cherry U-Pick at Third Coast Fruit Co has been “growing cherries on the Old Mission Peninsula for over a century, and now we are opening up a U-pick to share them with you! We are excited to be reopening a U-pick operation on the historic site of Wilson Orchards, just a short drive or bike ride from downtown Traverse City.
Delicious fruit, stunning bay views, and tranquil, breezy orchards are the cherry on top of any Up North weekend.
Whether you are looking to go on a walk during a tour of the Old Mission Peninsula or buying cherries to take home, we will help you select the perfect fruit to meet your needs. Dark sweet, light sweet, and baking cherries are all abundantly available in our orchard!”
Fruit Acres Farms Cherry U-Pick
6299 Carmody Rd, Coloma, MI 49038
At Fruit Acres you can pick fruit “right off the tree yourself (when available). Black Sweet Cherries, Rainier Sweet Cherries and Sour Pie Cherries are available for only 10 days from Late June to Early July. Late June to July 3 is usually a good time to come to pick Red Montmorency Sour Cherries. We are open every day until the Cherries are picked off the tree!
Our family settled this 200 acre fruit farm, located in Coloma Michigan in 1846. We are the 5th generation of Friday family farming it. We grow Black Sweet Cherries, Rainier Sweet Cherries, Sour Pie Cherries, Sweet Peaches, Nectarines, Plums, Apricots, Pears and Crisp Apples (including Honeycrisp) already picked at our farm market (when available).”
4620 M-88, Central Lake, MI 49622
At King Orchards they warmly welcome all the family to enjoy day in the fields picking apples.
“We are a family of farmers. We tend the land together, we run our business with the support of each other and we wholeheartedly welcome visitors to our farm, treating them as part of the family. We love sharing the abundance (and joy!) of our harvest with our customers. We take pride in getting our hands dirty and seeing the smiles that result.
Michigan apples are world-famous for flavor and appearance. Our philosophy is to produce the highest quality fruit possible by focusing on a few select varieties that do especially well in this region.
We actively grow over 140 acres of Montmorency tart cherries, in addition to Balaton cherries, black sweet cherries, apples, peaches, pears, apricots, plums, and nectarines.”
Moelker Orchards & Farm Market
9265 Kenowa Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Moelker Orchards & Farm Market – Since 1907, the Moelker family has been producing quality fruit and family fun on the farm for the Greater Grand Rapids community. Quality has always been our hallmark and it remains so today! We grow and sell a wide variety of tree fruits including apples, peaches, pears, plums and cherries.
We also offer a fun and family friendly atmosphere for people to gather, pick-your-own fruit from our u-pick orchards and pumpkin patch, and enjoy the scenic beauty that is our century old farm.
We invite you and your family to join us this harvest season as we celebrate another terrific harvest of our superb crops.
Wasem Fruit Farm
6580 Judd Rd, Milan, MI 48160
Wasem Fruit Farm is a popular and friendly orchard, where the staff work tirelessly to provide guests with the best quality fruit to pick.
“Wasem Fruit Farm is a family-owned and family-oriented orchard in rural southeastern Michigan, located between Ypsilanti and Milan in Washtenaw County.
We take pride in our high-quality products, especially pick-your-own apples, pumpkins, and tart cherries; homemade, unpasteurized cider; and delicious fresh donuts made daily during the autumn season. We also grow a variety of other produce including red and black currants, gooseberries, plums, pears, and fall raspberries, all of which we sell in season at the Ann Arbor Farmers’ Market.
Wasem Fruit Farm has over a dozen varieties of apples available for U-Pick, and even more available that are already picked. Our U-Pick apple season typically begins shortly after Labor Day and continues through early November.”
Stovers Farm Market & U Pic
7837 M-139, Berrien Springs, MI 49103
Stovers Farm Market – “Our U-Pic started over 30 years ago to give our customers the advantage of hand selecting quality produce right where it grows.
Yes, there is a difference between buying produce from your local supermarket and picking it yourself in our fields. When produce is naturally ripened and at its peak of freshness, the flavors are unbeatable.
In addition, U-Pickin’ is just good old country fun. And you save money to boot! By picking your own, you can save from 30% to 70% off of what you’d probably pay to have fresh fruits and vegetables year-round from the supermarket.”
JUNE – JULY
Red & Black Raspberries
JULY – AUGUST
JULY – SEPTEMBER
Schell Family Farm
10055 Dexter-Pinckney Rd, Pinckney, MI 48169
A visit with the whole family to Schell Family Farm will fill the day with fabulous outdoor activities like wagon rides, navigating a maze and photo opportunities in the stunning sunflower fields.
“Starting around August we have over 7 acres of a beautiful Sunflower bloom. PLUS newly added 3 acres of Wildflowers. This is a perfect time to stop by and wander through our maze, take pictures, and pick flowers to share with loved ones!
The Event Barn is located on our operational farm with over 250 acres of scenic views and this modern venue features a custom built event barn, designed with an emphasize on hosting events. Our unique, natural setting is perfect for hosting everything from small social gatherings, to large full-scale corporate events. Our land provides several areas that allow for recreational items such as: bounce houses / lawn games. A photographers dream, every season at Schell Family Farm looks like a painting, from sunflower fields, to snow covered pine trees you’re guaranteed to always find the perfect shot. We encourage all potential clients to schedule a short visit to our farm to fully capture the essence that can only be felt in person.”
Schell Family Farm has lots going on. Sunflowers and wildflowers, Apple picking, Maple Syrups and Local Honey, Pumpkin patch, Cherry Picking, Peach orchard and Christmas trees.
AJ’s Berry Farm
10570 Martz Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48197
You will find lots of handy Upick hints and tips on AJ’s Berry Farm’s website.
“AJ’s is located in Lachine, Michigan, 15 miles west of Alpena on M-32. We work hard to provide quality produce in a fun atmosphere.
Our farm is a family friendly destination and because we are a U-Pick farm, our customers get an up close, personal taste of a working farm.
U-Pick is a great way to spend time together as a family and it’s fun for kids of all ages! We know from experience that nothing tastes as sweet as fruit picked by your own hands.
We are primarily a U-Pick farm, and our customers just can’t help sampling in the field. For your health, we use the most environmentally sound practices available. We take pride in using sustainable farming methods to produce the highest quality fruits and vegetables possible.”
Raspberries, Saskatoons and Traverse City Sweet Cherries are also available.