Best of pick your own berries in the Hudson Valley

A county by county list of places to go and pick berries

kids strawberry picking on the farm

Most farms and orchards open around June for pick your own. The list below has been updated according to new regulations. You should visit the farm or orchard's website/Facebook page before visiting for any updated information. Please practice social distancing and happy picking.

Picking your own fruit is one of the many treasures of summer family memories. Cherries are done. Check websites before going. Scroll down to find a favorite farm near you.

Raspberries, currants, blackberries and blueberries are ready to pick. You can also find plums and apricots at some farms.   

Dutchess County

Barton Orchards, Cherries, blueberries and peaches. County Rte. 7 off Beekman Rd., Poughquag.  845-227-2306. PYO is currently closed. They will post details as it gets closer to picking season, typically late July or August.

Fishkill Farms, Cherries, black currants, blueberries and blackberries. You can also get peaches and nectarines in late summer. 9 Fishkill Farms Rd., Hopewell Junction. Open daily, 9am-6pm, year-round. Chemical-free, organic. 845-897-4377. Open, reservations required.

Greig Farm, Strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. 223 Pitcher Ln., Red Hook. Open May to Oct. Open Market 9am-5pm, 7 days per week. 845-758-1234. Open 

Mead Orchards,  Blueberries, cherries, & strawberries. 15 Scism Rd., Tivoli. 12583. Aug.-Oct.: Sat.-Sun., Mon. holidays. 845-756-5641. Mon. to Wed. 9am to 3pm, Sat. & Sun. 9am to 5pmOpen, must buy tickets

Rose Hill FarmCherries, blueberries, plums, apricots, nectarines, peaches and apples. 8am-5pm, Thursday-Sunday. 19 Rose Hill Farm, Red Hook. 845-758-4215. Open

Orange County

Halfway Acres, Organic U-pick blueberries. Open daily dawn to dusk. 200 Purgatory Rd., Campbell Hall. 845-397-2127. Their blueberry season has ended. The still have blueberry bushes for sale.

Lawrence Farms, Strawberries, sweet cherries, tart cherries, currants, gooseberries and raspberries. Peaches, pear and plums are available in August. Open 9am-4pm daily through October. 39 Colandrea Rd., Newburgh. 12550. 845-562-4268. Open

Ochs Orchards, Strawberries, cherries, raspberries, blueberries and blackberries. 4 Ochs Ln., Rte. 94, Warwick. Open daily. 9am-5pm. June to Dec. Call for dates. 845-986-1591. Open

Pine Hill Farm You-pick raspberries, blueberries and pumpkins. Sweet corn, tomatoes, flowers, plants, eggplant, string beans and more. Special heirloom tomatoes and white Hungarian peppers. Open 10am-6pm daily through October. 3298 Route 94, Chester. Open

Ulster County

Dressel Farms, Strawberries. 9am-5pm. 271 Rte. 208, New Paltz. 845-255-0693. Open in June for strawberries

DuBois Farms. Strawberries, Nectarines, Plums, Apples, Peaches, Grapes, Tomatoes, Peppers, Eggplant, Pumpkins, Flowers, and more. 10am-5pm. 209 Perkinsville Rd., Highland. 845-795-4037.  Open

Jenkins and Leuken Orchards, Blackberries and raspberries. Thursday-Sunday from 9am-5pm. 69 Yankee Folley Rd, New Paltz. 12561. 845-255-0999. Open

Prospect Hill Orchards, Cherries. Plums and apricots in July. Peaches in mid-August. Visit Thurs. or Fri. for smaller crowds. We have COVID-19 procedures in place. We look forward to seeing you! 340 Milton Turnpike, Milton 12547. Open June 2020. 845-795-2383. Open

Saunderskill Farms, Strawberries and blueberries. 9am-6pm. Tuesday to Sunday from April to Dec. 5100 Rte. 209, Accord. 12404.  845-626-2676. Open

Kelder’s Farm You-pick fruits and vegetables; strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, etc... Open 10 am-6pm. daily. 5755 Route 209, Kerhonkson. Open, need tickets

Wright’s Farm You-pick cherries and veggies. Bring a picnic lunch. Open September 8th-November 3rd 2019. 8am-4:30pm. 699 State Rd. Route 208, Gardiner. 845-255-5300. Open

Tantillo’s Farm Market, Cherries. Open May- November from 9am-6pm daily from March-December. 730 State Rte. 208, Gardiner, 12525. 845-256-9109. Open

Updated July 30, 2021

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