Wilkens Fruit & Fir Farm
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🍎 Pick-your-own apples and pumpkins at this peaceful farm. Pick up bags, baskets, and picking poles then walk to this week’s picking orchard.
🎃 Get a pumpkin from the patch.
🌽 Explore a corn maze.
🚜 Take a wagon ride to and from the orchard on select weekends in early September – on other days, be prepared for a trek.
🍩 Shop a market, bakery & country shop with pressed apple cider, freshly baked pies, apple cider donuts, holiday decor and gift items.
🚙 Approx. 1 hour drive or train ride from mid-Manhattan
🚊15 minute taxi ride from the Metro-North (Hudson Line) Croton-Harmon or Peekskill stations
🍎 Pick apples on a beautiful hillside orchard with panoramic views. Picking bags start at $15 for 3 lbs (cash only).
🎃 Pick pumpkins from a patch.
🚜 Enjoy live country music and hay rides. Across the road from Outhouse Orchards, which has a fun corn maze.
🍩 Food options including BBQ lunch, farm-raised burger and…More info
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