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Apple Picking in and around Dayton

applesIs anybody else enjoying the fresh, crisp, cool air that has finally arrived after a rather sweltering summer? Is anybody else lighting their apple/pumpkin spice candles and looking forward to all things fall? One of the most popular activities during the fall is U-Pick Apple Picking!

Dayton Mom’s Blog is happy to bring you your official fall guide to U-Pick Apple Picking in the Dayton area!

Irons Fruit Farm

1640 Stubbs Mill Road
Lebanon, OH 45036

Monday – Saturday 9am-6pm; Sunday 11am-6pm
Check out the schedule for U-Pick HERE

A&M Farm Orchard

22141 State Route 251
Midland, Ohio 45148

Monday – Saturday 9am-5pm; Sunday 1pm-5pm
Pick your own apples and pumpkins.

Tukens Farm

15725 Easton Pike
West Alexandria, OH 45381

10am-6pm; 11am-5pm
Check out their apple picking chart HERE

Hidden Valley Fruit Farm

5474 N State Route 48
Lebanon, OH

Monday – Friday 10am-2pm
See website for more details on what is in season for picking.

Louden Family Orchard

576 North State Route 560
Urbana, OH 43078
Monday – Friday 10am-5:30pm; Saturday 10am-4pm
Fresh cider and over 20+ varieties of apples.

Monnin’s Fruit Farm

8201 Frederick Pike
Dayton, OH 45414

Monday – Saturday 8am-6pm; Sunday 9am-5pm
Upick schedules updated on Facebook

Steven’s Bakery and Orchard

7344 Thackery Road
Springfield, OH 45502

Monday – Saturday 10am-5pm; Sunday 12pm-4pm
Check out their apple chart HERE

Wesler Orchards

9319 Wesler Road
New Paris, OH 45347

Monday – Saturday 9am-5pm
Check out their apple chart HERE

Brumbaugh Fruit Farm

6420 Arcanum-Hollansburg Road
Arcanum, OH 45304

Monday – Saturday 9am-6pm; Sunday (Sept. Oct. Only) 12pm-6pm
Check out their Fun Farm Map for other seasonal activities including the Johnny Appleseed hiking trails through the orchards.

Piefer Orchards

4590 US 68 N
Yellow Springs, OH

Monday-Friday 10am-6pm; Saturday 10am-5pm; Sunday 12pm-5pm
While in season, you can also pick berries, pumpkins, mums and gourds along with fresh pressed apple cider.

Karnes Orchard

8200 Worley Mill Road
Hillsboro, OH

The market will be open for the regular 2016 Apple harvest season starting on Sept. 2nd; both Fridays and Saturdays from 9am-6pm through Nov. 12th
Check out the apple picking schedule HERE

Some quick tips on taking the whole family to Apple Picking:

  • Check the website for all of the details you need to know about the orchard before you go.
  • Double check the weather before heading out!
  • Call ahead to confirm crop availability (this may depend on the week or the season, so make sure that you ask!)
  • Check out this helpful guide to the different types of Ohio Apples and the best ways to use them!

Don’t forget to check out your Dayton Mom’s Blog Guide to 45 Family Friendly Fall Activities to Do in Dayton for more fun Fall suggestions!



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