6 Best Fruit Picking Farms in Michigan

Best Fruit Picking Farms in MI for Family Days Out – There are so many wonderful farms in Michigan to visit, almost all year round.  You can pick strawberries, cherries, lavender, blueberries, asparagus, and sunflowers in the early part of the year.  Later on there are raspberries, blackberries, pears, apples and pumpkins ripening in the fields.

We have a great list of where to pick everything as well as a list of some of the best farms in Michigan.

 

King Orchards

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, raspberries, pumpkins and nectarines.”

 

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King Orchards

Apple Blossom Orchard

2581 Wilder Rd, Midland, MI 48642

At Apple Blossom Orchard they are passionate about all things apples!

“We are a family owned orchard working together to serve our community with a quality product, fair prices and friendly service. Our orchard, started and run takes the business of growing fruit seriously. Apple Blossom Orchard boasts 23 varieties of apples, made-fresh-daily, cinnamon-apple donuts, fresh pressed cider and the proud winner of the Reader’s Choice Silver Award for the best Caramel Apple!”

 

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Apple Blossom Orchard

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.”

 

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Wasem Fruit Farm

Snappy Apples Farms

 961 Newaygo Rd, Casnovia, MI 49318

At Snappy Apple Farms, in addition to an abundance of apples, you can also browse their fully laden farm shop and enjoy all the delicious produce and sweet treats available!

“Snappy Apple has been satisfying customers over 60 years. We proudly offer homegrown peaches and over 15 varieties of crisp, juicy apples. Snappy Apple features all Michigan grown produce and products. We have home grown apples and peaches. Snappy Apple is known for their delicious cider slushies and our large homemade caramel apples are a local favorite. We have honey, jam, maple syrup, popcorn, picked asparagus along with a variety of pumpkins, gourds, mini and decorative pumpkins. ”

And don’t miss their magnificent sunflower field!

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Snappy Apple Farm

Bush’s Apples

2374 M-20, New Era, MI 49446

Bush’s Apples offers a huge range of different apples throughout the season.
“Starting each year in early September we open and sell these varieties as they ripen. We wait to pick them until they taste great.
Apples: Macintosh, Cortland’s, Greening’s, Gala’s, Honeycrisp, Empires, Mutsu, Ida Red, Jonagold, Red Delicious, Golden Delicious, Greening, Winesap, Rome, Jonathan and Criterion.”
There are many other fruit and vegetables available to pick and there’s a very well stocked, traditional farm store, offering all sorts of delectable delights!  They have pumpkins in the fall.
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Bush’s Apples

Knaebe’s Mmmunchy Krunchy Apple Farm

2621 S Karsten Rd, Rogers City, MI 49779

At Knaebe’s Mmmunchy Krunchy Apple Farm there’ is so much more than just apples!

“Knaebe’s is a cozy and fun Apple Orchard located in Northeast Michigan where you’ll find the most delicious donuts, cookies and pies, (and tons of other bakery items), fresh pressed cider, jams, maple syrup, honey and pickled veggies and great gifts in our barn! Don’t miss our hard cider and wood fired pizza, too! We offer u-pick apples and pumpkins and there are friendly farm animals to visit and hay rides to enjoy! Visit us in the fall – Labor Day weekend through early November.

Fall Activities

Our orchard is admission free. Wood Fired Pizza and Hard Cider can be enjoyed in the barn adjacent to Knaebe’s main barn. This is one arm of the operation that you won’t want to miss! Visit our farm animals and playground Wednesday through Sunday, horseshoes and cornhole are also available (all free of charge!).

  • Mac ‘n’ Squasher apple slingshot available on Saturdays and Sundays
  • U-pick Pumpkin Patch
  • Barrel train ride for kids
  • Wagon ride pulled by a beautiful classic 1947 Farmall H Tractor”
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Knaebe’s

 

List of Farms in Michigan

 

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Cherry Picking in Michigan

Apple Picking in Michigan

Lavender Picking in Michigan

Pumpkin Picking in Michigan

Raspberry Picking in Michigan

Blueberry Picking in Michigan

Peach Picking in Michigan

Blackberry Picking in Michigan

 

As well as:

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Haunted Hayrides in Michigan

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Flower Farms in Michigan

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Sunflower Fields in Michigan

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