Sciences

Featured Farms/Mazes/Pick-Your-Own

Blue Slope Farm & Country Museum

Bring your class to a working Dairy Farm! Take a wagon ride pulled by by magnificent working horses through the farmland, corn fields, and wooded trails. Visit the museum to see thousands of antique artifacts that have played a role in the development of this country. 138 Blue Hill Rd., Franklin, CT 06254. New London County. Tel: 860-377-3740. Cost: Fee.... More Info

Other Listings

Allyn's Red Barn

610 Colonel Ledyard Highway, Ledyard, CT 06339. PYO: Apples. Fee.

Berruti's Harvest House

1098 Main Street, South Glastonbury, CT 06073. 860-657-8158. PYO: Apples, Flowers, Pumpkins. Fee.

Blue Jay Orchards

125 Plumtrees Rd, Bethel, CT 06801. 203-748-0119. A farm with cider mills, tours, and hayrides. PYO: Apples, Pumpkins. Fee.

Buell’s Orchard

108 Crystal Pond Rd., Eastford CT 06242. 860-974-1150. PYO: Apples and Pumpkins. Fee.

Bunnell Farm

498 Maple Street, Litchfield, CT 06759. 860-567-9576. PYO: Flowers, Pumpkins. Other Activities: Horse and tractor drawn hayrides, corn maze and farm animals. Fee.

Easy Pickin's Orchard

46 Bailey Rd., Enfield, Connecticut 06082. 860-763-3276. Pick your own apples, peaches, plums, pears, berries, vegetables, flowers, and herbs. Learn how pumpkins grow. Take a wagon tour. Fee.

Fairvue Farms

199 Rte. 171, Woodstock, CT 06281. 860-928-9483. Learn about the milking process from this dairy farm and where cows are housed. Fee.

Gottas Farm

661 Glastonbury Turnpike, Portland, CT 06480. 860-342-1844. PYO: Apples, strawberries and peaches. Fee.

Hayes Corn Maze

151 East St., North Granby, CT 06060. 860-653-4157. Explore the corn mazes. Fee.

Hickory Hill Orchards

351 South Meriden Rd., Cheshire, CT. 06410. 860-272-3824. PYO: Apples. Tours. Fee.

High Hill Orchard

170 Fleming Road, Meriden, CT 06450. 203-294-0276. A farm offering apples, pears, cider, and vegetables. PYO: Apples. Fee.

Holmberg Orchards

12 Orchard Dr., Gales Ferry, CT 06335. 860-464-7305. A farm with a market of fruits and vegetables. PYO: peaches, nectarines, raspberries, apples, grape tomatoes, and flowers. Fee.

Johnny Appleseed Farm

13 Schoolhouse Rd., Ellington, CT 06029. 860-875-1000. PYO: Apples, Peaches, and Pumpkins. Fee.

Jones Family Farms

606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd., Shelton, CT 06484. 203-929-8425. The Pumpkin Experience includes a hay wagon tour and an opportunity for kids to harvest their own pumpkins. Fee.

Lyman Orchards

Jct. Routes 147 and 157, Middlefield, CT 06455. 860-349-1793. PYO: Apples and Pumpkins. Fee.

Maple Lane Farm and Market

57 N.W. Corner Road Preston, CT 06365. 860-889-3766. PYO: Blueberries, Applies, Raspberries, and Pumpkins. Fee.

McLaughlin Vineyards

14 Albert's Hill Road, Sandy Hook, CT 06482. 203-426-1533. PYO: Pumpkins. Other activities: Hiking trails, maple syrup production tours, and hayrides. Fee.

Scantic Valley Farm

327 Ninth District Rd., Somers, CT 06071. 860-749-3286. PYO: Pumpkins with mazes and hayrides. Fee.

Scott’s Connecticut Valley Orchards

274 Kelsey Hill Rd., Deep River, CT 06417. 860-767-7059. PYO: Apples and Pears. Fee.