Apple Picking in the Ann Arbor - Detroit Area
Where to pick apples in Ann Arbor, Detroit, and the Northwest Detroit Suburbs
One great way to get your kids to eat more fruit -- and introduce them to the subtleties of sweet/tangy tastes -- is by taking them apple picking to a local orchard. Below are places to go and things to do for a great day of fall family fun in the orchard.
Types of Apples
Curious about the wide varieties of apples and what they're used for and taste like? Check out this neat page from New York Apple Country that provides photos and information. And, just to make you feel even better about taking your family out for a day picking apples, here is an article on the health benefits of a trip to the apple orchard.
One last thing: If a grower does not have a web site listing hours, PLEASE call first to make sure they are open! (This is experience talking!)
What have we missed? If there is a aple orchard that we have missed, please email us to let us know, and we'll add it promptly. Thank you!
A family-owned farm that offers family events throughout the summer and fall, including pumpkin and apple picking, pick your own strawberries, blueberries, cherries, raspberries, along with many other fruits in the market. Fall weekends have train rides, hay rides, inflatables, face painting, children's play ground, farm animals, and cider and donuts. Winery with wine tastings for adults! Fun for all ages!