20+ Apple Picking NJ Hotspots


Find Over 20 Apple Picking NJ Hotspots Near You In New Jersey

Search by county to find the best pick-your-own farms in New Jersey. Something fun for everyone in the family, from hayrides to educational programs your children will be begging to go back to these different orchards! For more information regarding each apple picking farm in NJ, click on their website to learn more or call the numbers listed. Happy Apple Picking in NJ!

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Atlantic County

Butterhof’s Shady Brook Farm
Family friendly with a rich history, Butterhof’s has a property filled with adventure for the whole family.  Reserve a spot for the corn mazes, available online or over the phone, open from September 17 until October 31st.  Walk-ins for the corn maze will also be open on Saturdays and Sundays 10:00 am – 3:30 pm.
Monday-Sunday 10am-4pm
5800 White Horse Pike, Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215
For more information, visit Butterhof’s Shady Brook Farms website, or call 609-965-1285

Bergen County

Demarest Farm
At Demarest Farms you’ll find pick your own, hayrides, a corn maze and more!  This farm is absolutely gorgeous when the leaves start to change, plenty of scenery for family photos!
Monday-Sunday 8am-6:30 pm
$5 per person Admission, which includes a hayride, corn maze, and visit with farm animals. Plus, $9 for a bag to hold apples that you can pick.
244 Wierimus Road, Hillsdale, NJ 076472
For more information, visit, Demarest Farms website, or call 201-666-0472

Burlington County

Conte Farm
With wagon rides and their finest produce, the whole family is set to find a treasure and have a laugh at Conte Farms!  If you don’t feel like picking your own you can head over to the barn and choose from the pre-picked produce.
Monday-Sunday 8am-6pm
Pay for what you pick
291 Flyatt Road, Tabernacle, NJ 08088
For more information, visit Conte Farms-Tabernacle’s website, or call 609-268-1010

Johnson’s Corner Farm
If you haven’t checked out their fall activities plan you’re missing out! With festivals, family activities all through the seasons and educational programs to give everybody in the family a chance to learn something new!
Monday-Sunday 10am-5pm
Cost per Hayrider: $4.50 – Apples are $1.89/lb
133 Church St. Medford, NJ 08055
For more information, visit Johnson’s Corner Farm website, or call 609-654-8643

Johnson’s Locust Hall Farm
The second location of Johnson’s Corner Farm, but just as much entertainment as Johnson’s! With harvest weekends, and activities for children to explore pastures and overlook the gorgeous scenery.
Must take a hayride to the picking locations
Hayride times: Wednesday-Friday 11am–4pm on the hour
Weekends 11am-4pm every 1/2 hour
Cost per Hayrider: $4.00 (under 1 year old free)
2691 Monmouth Road Jobstown, NJ 08041
For more information, visit Johnson’s Locust Hall Farm’s, or call 609-353-9000

Russo’s Orchard Lane Farm
If you go over to the What’s Happening Now tab on the Russo’s Orchard Lane website you’ll find an arrangement of different activities through the fall season!  Watch out for hayrides and going through their corn maze running from September 24, until October 27 every weekend.
Monday-Friday 9:00am-6:00pm
Saturday-Sunday 9:00am-5:00pm
Pay for what you pick (10 lb minimum)
310 Extonville Rd. Chesterfield, NJ 08515
For more information, visit Russo’s Orchard Lane website, or call 609-259-3684

Strawberry Hill Farm
With an array of all fresh fruit, the whole family will find something they like.  Come for the apples and stay for the scenery!
Sunday-Monday 9am-5pm
All fruit $0.95/lb
3 Waln Rd. Chesterfield Twp, NJ 08515
For more information, visit Strawberry Hill Farms website, or call 609-298-0823

Gloucester County

Fruitwood Orchards
Ever had an experience where you can find a family run company, and buy freshly made honey all at the same time? Well here it is, Fruitwood Orchards is family run and family friendly, only offering the best from their family to yours.
Bring your own Basket
419 Elk Road Rt. 538 Monroeville, NJ 15146
For more information, visit Fruitwood Orchards website, or call 856-881-7748

Mood’s Farm Market
With the fall season quickly approaching Mood’s Farm Market will have their array of events posted on their website.  Find hayrides, festivals, and free family-friendly events all in time for the holiday season!
Monday-Saturday 8am-5pm
Bring your own Bucket or Box, NO Bags, Pay for what you pick
901 Bridgeton Pike Mullica Hill, NJ 08062
For more information, visit Mood’s Farm Market website, or call

Hunterdon County

Melick’s Town Farm
Winner of Outstanding Farmer of 2017 – Garden State Culinary Arts Award, this farm has the crops you can’t beat!  Both locations have attractions that will be sure to have the kids wanting to come back for more!
Califon Orchards
Monday-Sunday 9am-6pm
Pay for what you pick
472 County Road 513 Califon, NJ 07830
Also Located:
Cider Mill & Orchard
explain farm
Monday-Sunday 9am-6pm
Pay for what you pick
19 King Street, Oldwick, NJ 08858
For more information, visit Melick’s Town Farm website, or call 908-439-3888

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Mercer County

Phillips Farms
Looking for great food and locally grown, and you can pick it yourself? Phillip’s Farm is family run and wants to give you the best product that they can give, without anything extra your family will love these naturally grown and picked products.
Wednesday-Monday 8am-6pm
Pay for what you pick
290 Church Rd, Milford, NJ 08848
For more information, visit Phillips Farm website, or call 908-995-0022

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Terhune Orchards
With 200 acres of vegetable and fruit, there’s no question as to why Tehune is the spot to be.  Their orchards have a pick your own field, a bakery and cider go on down and experience it!
Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday & Sunday 9am-6pm
Pay for what you pick
330 Cold Soil Rd, Princeton, NJ
For more information, visit Terhune Orchards website, or call 609-924-2310

Middlesex County

Giamarese Farm & Orchard
With Fall Harvest Weekends in swing, you won’t want to miss out on this experience to go down and see what they have to offer. Their website even offers coupons for those parents that want the extra savings!
Tuesday-Saturday 10am-6pm
Sundays 10am-3pm
Pay for what you pick
155 Fresh Ponds Road East Brunswick, NJ 08816
For more information, visit Giamarese Farm and Orchard’s website, or call 732-821-9494

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Von Thun’s Farms
With even more than just the apples, your family will be delighted by all that is to offer at Von Thun’s farms. Feel like booking a campfire or birthday party, look no further!
Monday-Friday 10 am-5:30 pm
Saturday-Sunday 10 am-5pm
Pay for what you pick
519 Ridge Road, Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
For more information, visit Von Thun’s Farms website, or call 732-329-8656

Monmouth County

Battleview Orchards
With an adjacent Country Store owned and operated by the Applegate family for generations, there’s every reason to experience this orchard! With hayrides and pick your own produce you’ll be sure to have a good day at Battleview!
Monday-Sunday 9am-6pm
Pay for what you pick
91 Wemrock Rd, Freehold, NJ 07728
For more information, visit Battleview Orchards website, or call 732-462-0756

Eastmont Orchards
With recipes on their website, you can take the product you pick home and experiment with all different ways to experience apples!  Take in a nice long family stroll and photograph the fun along the way.
Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday-Sunday 9am-6pm
Pay for what you pick
169 County Road 537 E, Colts Neck, NJ 07722
For more information, visit Eastmont Orchards website, or call 732-542-5404

Morris County

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Riamede Farm
Bringing back the old schooled tradition of simple walks and simple picking.  Riamede has zero need for the extravagancies, their highlight is their beautiful orchards, and spacious grounds.
Monday-Sunday 9am-4:30pm
Apples and pumpkins are sold by the pound. They sell a super-strong apple picking bag or feel free to bring your own.
122 Oakdale Road, Chester, NJ 07930
For more information, visit Riamede Farms website, or call 908-879-5353

Somerset County

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Ripple Hill Farm
With spacious grounds and simple walkways, Ripple Hill Farm gives your family an experience to stay simple and enjoy your day in the outdoors.  More than just the apples, explore all the different things that are offered at Ripple Hill!
Sundays 12pm-4pm
Pay for what you pick
181 Mountain Road, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
For more information, visit Ripple Hill Farms website, or call 908-647-1300

Sussex County

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Pochuck Valley Farm
With their own in-house deli Pochuck Valley Farm has more than just any farm, a family run farm with all the fun parts of spending time together.  The whole family will find something to do at Pochuck Valley Farms!
Monday-Sunday 9am-4pm
Pay for what you pic
962 County Rt 517, Glenwood, NJ 0741
For more information, visit Pochuck Valley Farms website, or call 973-764-4732

Warren County

Mackey’s Orchard
With a farmhouse, greenhouse, ice cream, and a bakery everyone can find something they like at Mackey’s.  Come and check out their seasonal calendars for even more fun!
Monday-Sunday 9am-5:30
$2 per person Admission (Children 3 and under are free 284 County Road 519, Belvidere, NJ 0782
For more information, visit Mackey’s Orchard website, or call 908-475-1507

Longmeadow Farm
With 15 varieties of apples and even more jams, jellies, and honey you’ll be taking home even more than you planned at Longmeadow.  Hayrides for the young and still young at heart the whole family will have a ball for the day!
Saturday-Sunday 9am-5p
Pay for what you pic
561 Hope-Blairstown Rd, Hope, NJ 078
For more information, visit Longmeadow Farms website, or call 908-459-5351

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