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
Info: Pumpkin picking. produce-picking, corn maze, Fun Park, playground, farm store
Hours: July-November: Monday-Friday  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday, & Holidays: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Orchard open from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. from the end of July-November.

Dykeman Farm
31 Dykeman Lane
Pawling, NY 12564
Info: Pick-your-own pumpkins, free tractor-pulled hayrides, corn pits, cutout photo ops, face painting.
Open weekends from Sept. 29 through Oct. 28, plus Columbus Day. Credit cards are accepted, but the farm warns that this is dependent on the cell service in the field.
Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 pm.  

Fishkill Farms
9 Fishkill Farm Road
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
Info: Corn maze, tractor-pulled hayrides, live music, pumpkin picking, and farm animals.
Admission: $5 fee for ages 13 and older; 12 and under go free.
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 6:00 p.m. through October

Hahn Farm
1697 Salt Point Turnpike
Salt Point, NY 12578
Info: Hayrides, corn mazes, hay fort and pony rides. Food is also available. Cash only.
Hours 9:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. every day through October.

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., Sept. 1 - late October.

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

Open Sept. 15
Info: $9.00 includes 1 pumpkin of any size. Admission and parking are free.
Hours: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and all holidays open to the public 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Brick House Museum
850 Route 17K
Montgomery, NY
(845) 457-4921
Info: Oct.13, 2018 — Pumpkin Festival at Hill Hold

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: October weekends, from  8 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. June through October.

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: Mid-September – Oct 31 10 a.m. - 6 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: Daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Pick-your-own runs on weekends from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. starting Sept. 16.

Twin Ponds Farm
2865 Albany Post Road
Montgomery, NY 12549
(845) 457-1991
Fall Festival Hours: Open Aug. 25- Nov. 3; 
Sat- Sun 10 a.m. 4 p.m. is $12
Includes Corn Maze, Hay Ride, Ninja Warrior-like obstacles, kiddie wagon train, hay pyramid, hay maze, butterfly/kids tunnel and family yard games.
Sat- Sun after 4 p.m. is $8.  Last hayride and Wagon Train parts at 4 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m.- dusk is $8 (No hayrides or wagon trains on Fridays)
Children 3 and under, free.
Groups of 10 or more $10. Must come together.?
Open: Fri.- Sun. 10 a.m. Dusk

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
Friday: 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

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

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. 4, 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
Admission: $9 weekend wristband also available, entitling visitors to the corn maze and hayride Kids under age 3 free.
Sept. 1 - Nov. 4 - picking 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Activities 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Saunderskill Farms
5100 Route 209
(845) 626-2676
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday - 7 a.m.-5 p.m.; Friday & 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: Monday - Sunday 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.
Oct. 6, 7, 8
Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 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.
Opens Sept. 1
Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 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: Pumpkin picking every day in October from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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