Guide: Pumpkin Picking in the Hudson Valley

Looking to go pumpkin picking this fall season? Check out some of the locations in the Hudson Valley. Please check with the location before heading out as dates and times are subject to change.

Dutchess County
Barton Orchards
63 Apple Tree Lane
Poughquag, NY 12570
(845) 227-2306
Info: Pumpkin picking. produce-picking, corn maze, Fun Park, playground, farm store
Hours: Open Daily: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Dykeman Farm
31 Dykeman Lane
Pawling, NY 12564
Info: Pick-your-own pumpkins, free tractor-pulled hayrides, corn pits, cutout photo ops, face painting.
Hours: Weekends in October, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Fishkill Farms
9 Fishkill Farm Road
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
(845) 897-4377
Info: Corn maze, tractor-pulled hayrides, live music, pumpkin picking, and farm animals.
Mid-September through mid-October, is annual Harvest Festival Weekends
Hours: Monday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Greig Farm
227 Pitcher Lane
Red Hook, NY 12571
(845) 758-8007
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. through October

Hahn Farm
1697 Salt Point Turnpike
Salt Point, NY 12578
(845) 266-3680
Info: Hayrides, corn mazes, hay fort and pony rides. Food is also available. Cash only.
Hours: 9 a.m - 6 p.m. every day through October; Weekend events from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Orange County
Apple Dave's Orchard

82 Four Corners Road
(845) 986-1684
Info: Sept. and Oct. is apple and pumpkin picking.  On weekends, hay wagon rides, puppet shows, food, country store
Free parking, free admission
Hours: Daily from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. until Oct. 27.

Apple Ridge Orchards
101 Jessup Road
Warwick , NY 10990
(845) 987-7717

Info: $9.00 includes 1 pumpkin of any size. Admission and parking are free.
Hours: Beginning Sept. 14, Thurs. - Sunday, all holidays, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Brick House Museum
850 Route 17K
Montgomery, NY
(845) 615-3830
Info: Oct. 5 — Pumpkin Festival at Hill Hold - 12 p.m.-4 p.m.

Lawrence Farm Orchards
39 Colandrea Road
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 562-4268
Info: Admission of $3 per person, children 2 years and under are free. Pumpkin picking until end of October
Hours: Monday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Manza Family Farm
730 State Road
Route 211, Montgomery
(845) 692-4364
Info: Tractor-drawn hayrides, horse drawn wagon rides, straw maze, farm animals, farm stand. Pick your own pumpkins are grown on 20 acres of farmland available through October.
Hours: Daily starting Sept. 28 - 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Masker Orchards
45 Ball Road
(845) 986-1058

Info: Pumpkin picking every weekend beginning Sept. 16. country store, baby barnyard animals, hayride, pony rides.
Hours: Picking season runs through mid- October. 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Ochs Orchard
4 Ochs Lane
(845) 986-1591
Info: Pumpkin picking, petting zoo, working beehive and a pick-your-own flower garden.
Hours: Daily; 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Pierson’s Farm
1448 Route 211 West
Middletown, NY 10940
(845) 386-1882
Info: Pumpkin-picking begins last weekend in September. Also has two corn mazes (4 acres and 3/4 acre), a petting zoo, play area, hayrides, a farm store
Hours: Daily through Oct. 31 (for pumpkins); 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Scheuermann’s Farm & Greenhouses
73 Little York Road
(845) 258-4221

Hours: Daily 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Soons Orchards
23 Soons Circle
New Hampton
(845) 374-5471
Info: Wagons run into pumpkin fields all day.
Hours: Weekends 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Twin Ponds Farm
2865 Albany Post Road
Montgomery, NY 12549
(845) 457-1991
Hours: Saturdays & Sundays - 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Wright Family Farm
329 Kings Highway
Warwick, NY 10990-3418
(845)  986-1345

Info: Free hayrides to its pumpkin patch. Additional fee, 5-acre corn maze, play in the corn box, ride the pedal carts and cow train, slide down the tube slide, play pumpkin bowling, pony rides.
Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays (plus Columbus Day) from Sept. 15 to Oct. 28

Hours: Pumpkin Patch open through Oct. 27.
September Hours: Saturday, Sunday, Labor Day and Monday Sept 30: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (last admission 5 p.m.)
October Hours: Fridays 3 p.m.-6 p.m.;  Saturdays & Sundays 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Wednesday, Oct. 9, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Monday, Oct 14, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (last admission 5 p.m.)

Putnam County
Salinger’s Orchard
230 Guinea Road
Brewster, NY
(845) 277-3521
Offers: A farmer’s market with fruits and vegetables, as well as a bakery.
Hours: Daily, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Rockland County
Dr. Davies Farm
306 Route 304
Congers, NY 10920
(845) 268-7020

Info: Apple picking, farm stand, hayrides, pumpkin picking
Hours: Daily 10 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Wilklow Orchards
341 Pancake Hollow Road
Highland, NY
(845) 691-2339
Open through Oct. 31
Info: More than 5 acres of pumpkins, fresh cider, hay jump, hayrides, petting animals, hot cider, other snacks.
Hours: Daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Ulster County
DuBois Farms – Highland

209 Perkinsville Road
Highland, NY 12528
(845) 795-4037
Info: Pumpkin and apple picking,  two-acre corn maze, wagon rides, farm animals, baked goods, cotton candy, apple-cider doughnuts, weekend barbecues, “Tiny Town” play area.
Pumpkins available from mid-September through October. Admission and parking are free.
Hours: Open through Nov. 10, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Hurds Family Farm
2187 State Route 32
Modena, NY 12548
(845) 883-7825

Info: Pumpkin and apple picking at Hurds.corn mazes in two sizes, cow train, hayride, rubber-duck derby, a giant slide, Wild Apple Obstacle Course
Hours: Through Nov. 3, Pick Your Own & Barn Market 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Activities 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Cafe Weekends & Holidays 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Saunderskill Farms
5100 Route 209
(845) 626-2676
Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Sunday 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Other activities: Hayrides, festivals, market, bakery

Westchester County
Harvest Moon Farm & Orchard

130 Hardscrabble Road
North Salem, NY 10560
(914) 485-1210
Info: Pick-your-own pumpkins, apple picking, farm animals, pony rides, bouncy castles, hayrides, apple cannons, homemade doughnuts, cider, produce, and fresh eggs for purchase.
Admission fee: $5 this year.
Hours: Weekends & Holidays 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; store open daily 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

Muscoot Farm
51 NY-100
Katonah, NY 10536
(914) 864-7282
Info: Muscoot will offer pumpkin picking on Columbus Day weekend as part of its Pumpkin Picking Celebration
Admission and parking are free. Fee applies to select activities.
Hours: Daily, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Outhouse Orchards
139 Hardscrabble Road
North Salem, NY 10560
(914) 277-3188
Parking on weekends is $10.00 (weekday parking is free)
Info: Apple and pumpkin picking, farm store hayrides, corn maze.
Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursdays & Fridays - 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Stuart's Fruit Farm
62 Granite Springs Road
Granite Springs, NY 10527
(914) 245-2784
Info: Pumpkin picking, tractor-pulled hay rides on the weekends (11:00 am - 5:00 pm), fresh cider doughnuts, apple picking farm store, picnic area.
Hours: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. through November.

Wilkens Fruit & Fir Farm
1335 White Hill Road
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
(914) 245-5111

Info: Pumpkin picking, three farm markets for homemade cider, freshly baked pies, doughnuts, and strudel sticks, corn maze
Hours: Daily in October from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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