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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

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4-H Center At Auer Farm

158 Auer Farm Rd., Bloomfield, CT 06002. 860-242-7144. Observe the entire maple sugaring process, from how the sap drains out of maple trees to what happens in the sugar house. Fee.

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.