July 6, 2015Strawberries and cherries are finished. Raspberries and blueberries are ready. We also have juneberries, which taste very similar to blueberries but have a small seed in them, and LOTS of currants. Our regular hours are Monday thru Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. We have been closed on Sundays; but if we a large amount of berries, we will be open Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. We will let you know on this site and our phone/answering machine. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS CONCERNING OUR HOURS AND BERRY AVAILABITY, PLEASE CALL US at 815-332-9696 – ESPECIALLY CALL FOR AVAILABILTY IF COMING FROM OUT OF TOWN. Just an approximation for blackberries will be around the first week in August. We hope you had a pleasant, safe holiday weekend. We’ll keep you informed!
We are a 35 acre family-owned orchard with approximately 5,000 apple trees.
You have a choice of either picking your own apples or purchasing apples that we pick daily. Also available to pick: raspberries, (both summer and fall), blueberries, currants and blackberries.
We make our own 100% pure cider. We also have cider donuts, made from scratch with our own apples apple pies, cinnamon bread and scrumptious caramel apples. Our store offers many fall decorations, linens, candles, and other unique items for your home. You will find a variety of jams, jellies, salsas, honey, squash, pumpkins, gourds, and much, much more.
We look forward to your visit… a destination where you and your family can make new memories the old fashioned way… one delicious apple at a time!