Apple Picking on Long Island Guide

Looking to go apple picking this fall season? Check out some of the locations on Long Island. Please check with the location before heading out as dates and times are subject to change.

Hank’s Pumpkin Town

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240 Montauk Highway
Water Mill, NY 11976
(631) 726-4667
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Hours: Saturday, Sunday & School Holidays, Now – Oct. 29, 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Info: Long Islanders can pick a wide range of apples, including Ultimate Gala, McIntosh, Honeycrisp, Daybreak Fuji, Cortland, Macoun, Empire, Snow Sweet, Jonagold, Autumn Gala, Cameo, SunCrisp, Mutsu and Autumn Rose Fuji.
Other Activities: Wooden playground, maze park, market, gem mining

Harbes Orchard 

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5698 Sound Ave.
Riverhead, NY 11901
(631) 369-1111
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Hours: Saturday & Sunday, Now – Oct. 29, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Open on Rosh Hashanah & Columbus Day)
Info: Apple Picking is available at Harbes’ Riverhead location, which has 15-acres of 27 types of apples on dwarf trees, including Honeycrisp, Daybreak Fuji, Gala and Gold Rush.
Other Activities: Hayrides, music, wine tasting, corn maze, pumpkin picking

Lewin Farms

812 Sound Ave.
Calverton, NY 11933
(631) 929-4327
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Hours: Saturday & Sunday, Now – Late October, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (open some weekdays, call to confirm opening)
Info: Long Islanders can pick their own Gala, Honeycrisp and Macoun apples.
Other Activities: Corn maze
More Information: Learn more about Lewin Farms on The East End with Doug Geed

Ritchers Orchard
1318 Pulaski Road
Northport, NY 11768
(631) 261-1980
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Hours: Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Info: This is a not a you-pick farm, but offers apples in the market. Long Islanders can select Ginger Gold, Gala, Greening and Honey Crisp apple in their barn. 

Seven Ponds Orchard 

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65 7 Ponds Road
Water Mill, NY 11976
(631) 726-8015
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Hours: Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Info: People can select Gingergold, McIntosh and Gala apples from the dwarf trees.
Other Activities: corn maze, hayrides, picnic area

The Milk Pail Farm Stand
1346 Montauk Highway
Water Mill, NY 11976
(631) 537-2565
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Hours: Friday – Sunday & Holidays, Now – Oct. 31 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Info: Long Islanders can pick from their Gala, Jonamac, McIntosh and Milk Paul 24 apples. In the market there are new varieties that are only available at the Milk Pail Fresh Market.

Wickham’s Fruit Farm

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28700 Route 25
Cutchogue, NY 11935
(631) 734-6441
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Hours: Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Info: Dating back to 1661, the farm is one of the largest on the North Fork and offers a wide selection of apples in their You Pick Farm.
Other Activities: wagon rides on select days, farm tours, market featuring pies and apple cider.

Windy Acres Farms

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3810 Middle Country Road
Calverton, NY 11933
(631) 727-4554
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Hours: Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Info: There are 30 varieties of apples at Windy Acres Farms, including Golden Delicious, Mutsu, Granny Smith and McIntosh.
Other Activities: corn maze, pony rides, hayrides, candy apples, play areas

Woodside Orchards

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729 Main Road
Aquebogue, NY 11931
(631) 722-5770
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Hours: Thursday – Tuesday, 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Info: With 28 types of apples to choose from, Long Islanders can pick Cortland, Empire, Fuji, Gala, Ginger Gold and other apples.
Other Activities: Market offering apple cider, apple wine and hard cider tastings.

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