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Featured Farms/Mazes/Pick-Your-Own

Fishkill Farms

Activities at this historic orchard include hayrides, fruit picking, scavenger hunts, visiting our hens, rabbits and sheep, use of our play area, and enjoying the farm’s famous donuts and fresh-pressed cider! 9 Fishkill Farms Rd., Hopewell Junction, NY 12533. Tel: 845-897-2266. Cost: Fee... More Info

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Apple Hills

131 Brooks Rd., Binghamton, NY 13905. 607-729-2683. PYO: Apples, Berries. Other Activities: Petting zoo. Fee.

Arrowhead Farm

5941 Rte. 209, Kerhonkson, NY 12446. 845-626-7293. Syrup tours during the season (March-April). Dairy tours. Syrup sold. Fee.

Becker Farms

3724 Quaker Rd., Gasport, NY 14067. 716-772-2211. PYO: Apples, Pumpkins. Other Activities: Hayrides, maze, petting zoo. Fee.

Critz Farms

3232 Rippleton Rd., Rte. 13, Cazenovia, NY 13035. 315-662-3355. PYO: Pumpkins. Other Activities: Animals, petting zoo. Fee.

Hawthorne Valley Farm

Engage in the seasonal rhythm of a Biodynamic farm through tours and demonstrations. 327 County Rte. 21C, Ghent, New York 12075. 518-672-7500, ext. 231. Cost: Fee.

McEnroe Organic Farm

Learn about the history of the farm, their agriculture practices, and their philosophy on a tour around the grounds with your group. 5409 Route 22, Millerton, New York 12546. Tel: 518-789-0319. Cost: Fee.

Meadows Farms

10459 Prospect Rd., Forestville, NY 14062. 716-965-2674. PYO: Apples. Cider making. Fee.

North Windsor Berries

1609 NY Route 79, Windsor, NY 13865. 607-655-2074. PYO: Beans, Beets, Blackberries, Cucumbers,Onions, Peas, Peppers, Raspberries, Summer Squash, Tomatoes.

On the Farm Discovery Center

1261 E. Lake Rd., Skaneateles, NY 13152. 315-636-8044. This working dairy farm hosts groups to show how a farm works. Fee.

Peter Baker Farm

2100 Youngstown - Lockport Rd., 14131. Ransomville, NY 716-791-3440. PYO: Apples, Pumpkins. Fee.

Sprout Creek Farm

34 Lauer Rd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. 845-485-8438. Offers a fun and educational experience at a real working farm. Tours and activities focus on fostering cooperation skills, offering real farm experiences, and giving students the opportunity to learn by doing things themselves. Fee.

W.J. R. Farm

320 Vly Rd., Freehold, NY 12431. 518-634-2343. Provides horse-drawn rides through the beautiful Catskill Mountains that let you see nature at its best. It’s also a chance to take lessons in the anatomy, care, and training of horses and to “meet” several different horse breeds. Located in Freehold. Fee