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Let’s go apple picking!

Apple picking season is here, until the end of October! Summer may be over but you can still enjoy the outdoors with your family!

Why not go apple picking?apple picking

Looking for a fun family activity? Then we have just the thing.  Many local orchards welcome customers to pick their own apples.  This is a great chance for families to bond and enjoy what nature has to offer.  Then once you are home, you can bake and create delicious treats, or simply enjoy the fruits of your labor.

There are thousands of varieties of apples, to enjoy.

Local farmers would be happy to educate you on the differences.

Local varieties include…

  • Granny Smith
  • Cortland
  • Red Delicious
  • Gala
  • and more, oh my!


Click here for farms in Western Massachusetts.


In addition to apple picking many farm stands offer hayrides, pumpkin picking and bonfires. Have a fun fall season!!