Great Places for Blueberry Picking NJ – what could be nicer than a day picking blueberries with friends and family?
Other than getting to eat them afterwards of course! Whether you are looking to make blueberry muffins, blueberry pancakes or just eat them raw.
Here is a list of the best places to go blueberry picking in New Jersey.
87 Belcher Rd, Blairstown, NJ 07825
Johnson’s Corner Farm
133 Church Rd. Medford, New Jersey 08055
Johnson’s Corner Farm grow lots of different produce. They also run family friendly tours and hay-rides – “on the Regular Summer Tour hay-riders will get to pick 2 crops from our summer selection. All tours include a hayride, use of our picnic area, animal feeding and play time in the Animal Farm, coloring sheets and teacher information.
There is also a restroom facility for group use.” They also have a family activity area: “Our Discovery Barnyard & Animal Farm are fabulous places to bring your children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews for a hands-on farm experience! Visit the Animal Farm to feed the animals!”
Also, don’t miss the bakery and farmhouse café “We are well known for our Pies, Cider donuts and Chicken Pot Pies. Our Farm House Kitchen crew have created all kinds of delicious food for you to enjoy here, take home for dinner or your next Party.”
Johnson’s start blueberry picking in June.
Haines Berry Farm
98 Sheep Pen Hill Rd, Pemberton, NJ 08068
Haines Berry Farm “where we grow the best blueberries. We are a Pick-Your-Own farm where you can pick your own blueberries or visit and purchase them already picked for you! We are located in Pemberton, New Jersey tucked away down a little dirt road called Sheep Pen Hill Road.”
Blueberry Season is the end of June until the middle of July. Check their website for exact dates. Open 7 Days a Week (including July 4th): 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM.
1 Alstede Farms Ln, Chester, NJ 07930
Alstede Farms “is an ever-changing invitation to enjoy the best earth has to offer. Each season brings new fun for your family and new flavors to your table. And that’s why every visit to Alstede Farms is a discovery. We wish to make all of your visits to Alstede Farms memorable.
Whether you stop in for a fresh, juicy peach, visit our friendly farm animals with your grandchildren, or simply seek quiet solace and escape from the rat race by visiting our farm; we are dedicated to operating a family farm that contributes to your quality of life. Stop in and experience the warmth that our family brings to Alstede Farms.
Alsteded Farms do blueberry picking. Sweet blueberries are a wonderful delight for any age. Experience the fun of picking your own blueberries along with a quaint tractor-drawn wagon ride through the fields and orchards.
Blueberries and their versatile use make them a great way to truly savor the flavors of summer. We invite you and your family to enjoy our farm and pick blueberries every day of the week while in season.”
91 Crab Apple Hill Rd, Milford, NJ 08848
Phillips Farms is “dedicated to improving the quality of life for its customers, the community and employees by growing fresh, flavorful and healthy fruits and vegetables while simultaneously being responsible stewards of the land. Embrace the outdoors. Connect with the uniqueness of local agriculture.
Visit and explore the farm and farmer markets. See what fresh and flavorful really can mean.
Come enjoy a relaxing day at the farm and have yourself a family adventure. Many of our customers tell us tales of growing up and going with their families to blueberry or apple picking every year. This is an inexpensive and enjoyable day of fun for both kids and adults. We invite you and your family down to our farm for an old-fashioned day of wholesome entertainment.”
You can pick your own blueberries in June.
Happy Day Farm – Blueberry Picking NJ
106 Iron Ore Rd, Manalapan Township, New Jersey 07726
Happy Day Farm is run by Farmer Tim. “In 2012, Tim took his love and passion for family and farming and purchased an abandoned 70-acre farm in Manalapan, New Jersey which officially launched Happy Day Farm. Tim utilized the portion of land to plant pumpkins and hold Fall Harvest activities including a corn maze, zoo, horse shaped swings, pedal carts and more.
In 2016, Tim purchased an additional 60 acres adjacent to the farm, making Happy Day Farm a total of 130 acres. The farm has now expanded to include u-pick blueberries, raspberries, sunflowers, lavender and zinnias and much more!
We grow eight different varieties of juicy blueberries on ten acres of the farm. Ranging from large and tart to sweet and juicy, there is a favorite blueberry for everyone. Please keep in mind that not all varieties are available all season long.
We’ll provide you with clamshells to take your bounty home. Clamshells must be fully sealed or you will be required to purchase an additional tray upon exit. Since blueberry picking conditions vary based on weather and crop availability, please always check our website calendar or social media pages on the day of your planned visit to ensure the farm is open for picking.”
223 Meyersville Rd Gillette, NJ 07933
Hillview Farms has been growing fruit and vegetables for the local community and further afield for almost 150 years.
“Family-owned and operated, we farm fresh fruits and vegetables right here in Gilette, New Jersey. Stop in to our General Store and pickup today’s produce, fresh eggs and honey and feel good about the quality of your food.
We are dedicated to providing you with the freshest fruit and vegetables, as well as eggs, cider, and homemade pies. Whether you pick them from our fields or from our General Store, you will not only bring home healthy and healthful ingredients, you are doing a great thing in supporting your local farmers.”
Pick your own blueberries is available in July.