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Where To Pick Apples Near Saratoga

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Apple orchards are spread all over upstate New York, especially around Saratoga County! From Empire to McIntosh to Golden Delicious, apple growers in the state have been perfecting this fruit for over 300 years! Take the time during the height of picking season to visit one of the local Saratoga County orchards and pick your own apples straight from the trees. While you are there, grab some delicious produce, apple cider, cider donuts and other special treats.

Please, as the apple picking season varies from year to year, call ahead and make sure that the orchard still has apples!

Not sure which apples to pick? See our simple and easy guide to which apple is right for you!


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Saratoga Apple Picking

Devoe's Rainbow Orchard Clifton Park, NY
Devoe's is a year-round country store specializing in fresh apples from their 40-acre, 15,000 bushel orchard. They also grow corn, tomatoes, winter squash and much more! Give an apple gift box this fall or enjoy the handmade baked goods.
Fo Castle Farm & Country Store Burnt Hills, NY
Country store / bakery serving breakfast and lunch. Offering unique gifts, as well as cider donuts, pies, artisan breads, cookies, and other treats. Catering also available.
Saratoga Apple, Inc. Schuylerville, NY
Open 7 days a week, 12 months a year, Saratoga Apple is the place to go to pick your own apples, get fresh cider and donuts, and browse a wide selection of other farm products.
Charlton Road Orchard Ballston Lake NY,
Apple grower and roadside stand.
Knight Orchard of Saratoga Burnt Hills,
An orchard steeped in early-1900s history, Knight Orchards will continue furnishing high quality fruit that has been the trademark for the last 106 years. Selling fourteen kinds of apples, along with pears and plums, there's something for everyone!
Bordens Orchard Schaghticoke, NY,
Borden's is a seventh generation family-owned orchard and dairy farm, selling products at Hanniford, Shop-N-Save and the Washington County Fair. Borden's grows over 25 different kinds of apples. Try the apple cider and donuts, too!
Bowman Orchards Rexford, NY
Bowman Orchards invites you and your family to pick your own apples at their 98-acre orchard. You can also enjoy strawberries, raspberries, pumpkins, pears, peaches, blackberries, and more!
Lake Side Cider Mill Farm Ballston Lake, NY
Selling fresh vegetables and apple cider since 1948, Lakeside Cider Mill & Farm is your one-stop place for everything apple! Their Apple Barn is packed with mackintosh, gala, empire and much more!
Malta Ridge Orchard & Gardens Ballston Spa, NY,
Apple Orchard with home made and local products. U-Pick
Mourningkill Farm & Bake Shop Ballston Spa NY,
Famous for their blackberry, cherry and deep fudge pies, Mourningkill's pies and tea breads are distributed throughout the Capital Region. Apple and veggie stand open year round!
Lindsey's Idyllwood Orchard Rexford, NY,
Serving the Clifton Park area since 1971, Lindsey's Idyllwood Orchard offers a variety of fresh apples for you to pick on your own, along with apple cider and a beautiful orchard store.
Riverview Orchards Clifton Park, NY,
Pick your own apples at Riverview Orchards, located at 660 Riverview Road in western Clifton Park, New York. In addition to the orchard, the property features a well-stocked country store.
Kovarovic Orchard Ballston Lake NY,
Apple grower and roadside stand
Goold Orchards, Inc. Castleton, NY
Goold Orchards features pick-your-own apples and pumpkins, a farm store with freshly baked treats, and an annual Apple Festival every October.