Shelburne Farm & Orchard
Plenty to do at this delightful family owned and operated orchard. Features 'Pick-Your-Own' Apples, Peaches, and Pumpkins.
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You'll also enjoy treats like caramel apples, delicious cider donuts, hot mulled cider, cold cider, coffee cake, fresh baked apple pies & more in the country store.
The orchards are plentiful and provide an ample variety of apples like Empire, Cortland, McIntosh, & Macoun, to name a few. You can purchase either a 10lb bag for $17 or a 20lb bag for $25. Then you can set off on your own to pick your apples.
Weekend activities for children include Hayrides ($2/person), Magic Orchard Castle Moon Bounce ($1/per child), Cider Making with Antique Press, Pony Rides, Mini Hay Maze, and a Hay Climbing Mountain for kids.
The kids' ride-on area has a bunch of mini-John Deere tractors inside a hay enclosure which is fun and a cute photo-op. The mini tractors now have mini implements the kids can connect and haul mini pumpkins and mini hay bales around the ride area. New this year, is a fun tractor/hayride shaped playscape with slides. A very cute photo op!
The jump house is a a great way for kids to burn off some of that energy after eating those delicious cider donuts.
You can also visit the farm's herd of farm animals: goats, sheep, ponies, chickens, guinea fowl, bunnies, and a Llama to stand guard.
Check website for complete activity schedule.
Pack a lunch and spend the afternoon. Scenic picnic areas are available for lunching.
Looking for more places go apple picking near Boston? Check out our handy guide featuring some of our favorite spots to pick your own fruits!
Open 7 Days a Week
9:00am - 6:00pm
Pick you own prices apply for apples & pumpkins
Activities & Food are a la carte
106 West Acton Road, Stow, MA, 01775 map
Phone: (978) 897-9287
- This is a popular spot on weekends, so we recommend going early to avoid the crowds.
- Don't leave without trying a cider donut. They are delicious!
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