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Looking for a local, pick-your-own farm in Adams County, Pennsylvania? Farms are open and safe! Scroll down this page and you will see the U-Pick farms in Adams County, Pennsylvania,
sorted by county. Those that offer organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by the words "organic" and/or "sustainable" in Green, next to their name
(see "What does Organic mean?").
The U-pick crops they offer follow the name of the farm. To search the page for
a specific crop, use Ctrl-F (or on an ipad or Mac, use their "search on this
page" function) If they have a website, the name will be in blue and underlined;
click on it and it will open their website. If you find anything outdated or
inaccurate, see the customer and farmer menus (as appropriate) at the top menu bar to submit updates and corrections and help me keep each current!
New! Pricing information - We now have a pricing guide to help you know what
the typical prices are for each crop. Let me know when you see price changes! In 2022, you can save money by picking your own and canning your own, but brace
yourself for steep price increases, which are affecting EVERYTHING! For quality, taste, nutrition and value, you still can't beat most PYO farms. If need need
large quantities for canning, ask if they have "seconds"
If you are having a hard time
finding canning lids, I've used these, and they're a great price & ship in 2 days.
New! Road tripping and camping is a great way to have a fun, safe and inexpensive
family trip. The national and state parks and monuments are open, and campgrounds usually cost between $10 and $40 per night. September to November is the best
camping weather. See our new website Road Tripping and Camping.com for tips, tricks,
guides, checklists and info about parks, monuments and other places to visit.
Remember to always check with the farm's own website or Facebook
page before you go - or call or email them if they don't have a website or
Facebook page. Conditions at the farms and crops can change literally
overnight, so if you want to avoid a wasted trip out there - check with
the farm directly before you go!
And if you know of any farms I missed and want to
add a farm, please let me know!
I'm making updates for this year as fast as I can - if you find
anything out-of-date, wrong or not working -
please let me know! This website is supported by purchases you make
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website and make improvements!
What's in season in December 2022, and other timely information:
Notes for December 2022: Fall is here and that means apples are in full force but they will be gone fast (see this new page for Apple Orchards in your area!).
Yes, apple prices are up, like they are for everything else. Some crops continue until
frost, like raspberries, blackberries, figs, corn and tomatoes. Check your area's
crop calendar (see this page) and call your local farms for
seasonal updates. Click here for U.S. Apple Crop facts.
See these pages to find a local
and other festivals.
We have a guide to apple varieties and a guide to peach varieties. Also recipes, canning and freezing directions for
See our comprehensive list of
home canning, jam and jelly
making, preserving, drying and freezing directions. You can access
recipes and other resources from the drop down menus at the top of the page or the site search.
If you have any questions or suggestions,
feel free to write me! It is easy to
make your own ice cream,
even gelato, or low fat or low sugar ice cream - see this page. Also note,
there are many copycat website listing U-pick farms now. They have all
copied their information from here and usually do not ever update. Since
2002, I've been updating the information every day but Christmas; so if you see
anything wrong or outdated, please
Children's Consignment Sales
occur in both the Spring and Fall
See our companion website to find a local
community or church kid's consignment sale!
Adams County, Pennsylvania U-Pick Farms and Orchards in 2022, by county
Click on the resources drop-down above, if you need a county map
Beechwood Orchards -
Uses integrated pest management practices, apples, prepicked produce
984 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307. Phone: 717-677-6536. Fax:
[email protected]. Open: by appointment only. Directions: Located two miles north of
Biglerville on Route 34. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash,
Check. We are members of Pennsylvania Association of Sustainable
Agriculture and practice Integrated Pest Management (IPM) to control disease
and pests in the field. IPM is an effective and environmentally sensitive
approach to pest management that relies on a combination of common-sense
practices. Beechwood Orchards Facebook page.
Boyer Nurseries & Orchards, Inc. -
Uses integrated pest management practices, apples, blueberries, cherries,
restrooms, picnic area you may bring your own food, school tours
Nursery Road, Biglerville, PA 17307. Phone: 717-677-8558. Alternate Phone:
717-677-9567. Fax: 717-677-4026. Email:
[email protected]. Open: during u-pick season Monday thru
Saturday, 7:00 am to 4:30 pm and Sunday, 11:00 am to 4:30 pm. Directions: We're
located 9 miles Northwest of historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Follow Route
30 West from Lincoln Square.
Click here for a map and directions. PYO Sweet Cherry season is
typically: June 15 to July 4; PYO Sour Cherry season is typically: July 4 to
July 31; PYO Blueberry season is typically: June 25 to August 10; PYO Apple
season is typically September 10 to October 20; Dates are approximate.
Payment: Cash, Check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AmEx, WIC Vouchers.
Click here for our Facebook page. If you're traveling from a distance,
please call ahead for pick your own availability and hours. Explore our
live, evergreen hedge maze (no admission). During the holiday season,
Boyer's ships one and two-layer apple gift boxes anywhere in the USA! We
offer an assortment of heirloom varieties. Please call for details.
Brownvalley Farms - blueberries, strawberries,
Road, Littlestown, PA 17340. Phone: 717-359-5084. Open: UPDATE for 2021, Their website is gone and there's nothing else about them that is current on the internet - I presume they
have closed. Does anyone have current information, are they still
offering pick your own or are even open? If
please write me. Monday thru
Saturday, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm; Starting about Mid - May thru October 31.
Directions: From Gettysburg, take Route 97 south six miles, and turn left
onto Hickory Road. Second farm on the right. From Littlestown, take Route 97
north four miles, and turn right onto Hickory Road. Second farm on the
Click here for a map and directions. Pick your own on strawberries and
blueberries. Payment: Cash, Check.
Hollabaugh Bros., Inc. -
Uses integrated pest management practices, apples, blueberries, Fresh
eggs, gift shop, restrooms, school tours, events at your location (call for
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307. Phone: 717-677-8412.
Alternate Phone: 717-677-9494. Fax: 717-677-7157. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Please call before coming or check our
website; Summer Hours: Monday to Thursday from 8 am to 7 pm; Friday
and Saturday from 8 am to 5 pm; Sunday from 12 pm to 5 pm.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Located
nine miles north of Gettysburg right on route 34. Just a short drive from
Route 15, Route 30, and Interstate 81.
Click here for a map and directions. We use integrated pest management
practices. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa, MasterCard, Discover.
Click here for our Facebook page.
Plan to come out to the farm to pick your own blueberries or apples this
year! Not only is picking your own a great activity for families to do
together, it's also a way to save some money by doing some of the work
yourself! Hollabaugh Brothers is a
three-generation, family-owned and operated fruit and vegetable farm.
Growing on 500 acres, the Hollabaugh family grows a wide variety of fruits
and vegetables, including small fruits, apricots, plums, peaches, pears,
Asian pears, apples, melons, cut flowers, and more! A retail market provides
the freshest produce throughout the season, as well as home-made baked
goods, jarred goods, and a country gift shop. We're a family owned and operated fruit and vegetable farm with
a fabulous retail farm market in Biglerville, PA filled with fun for the
whole family! We grow all kinds of fruits and vegetables, including apples,
blueberries, and already harvested pears, peaches, nectarines,
apricots, asian pears, raspberries, asparagus, corn, tomatoes,
strawberries, and plums, just to name a few! We're located just 10 minutes
from Historic Gettysburg, PA. Visit other pages on our website to learn
about our family farm and all the fun we can offer! Growing On? 63rd
Anniversary Blueberry Festival Sat/Sun in mid July from 12-5pm featuring:
PYO blueberries, samples, bounce house, wagon rides, It's All Good Food
Truck, cut your own flowers, baked goods galore, and more! Shop with us on
Lincoln Square in Gettysburg every Saturday morning from 7am-12pm at
farmers' market! 2020 prices were: PYO for $3.00/lb for anything less than 15 pounds, or $2.75/lb if you pick over 15 lb. Pre-picked is in the store
- K and J Farm Market - Uses natural growing practices,
beans, broad beans, pumpkins, Fresh eggs
4 Irishtown Rd, Hanover, PA
17331. Phone: 717-637-8848. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Please call for PYO dates and times.
Directions: From Hanover or Gettysburg take Route 116 to Centennial Road.
Follow Centennial Road for approximately 1.5 miles. Our Market is on the
right hand side.
Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are
not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, WIC
Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers.
Kehr Family Farm -
Minimizes chemical and pesticide use, blueberries, U-pick and already
512 Basehoar Road, Littlestown, PA 17340. Phone: 717-359-9721.
Open: Tuesday 8am to 11:30am, Thursday 8am to 11:30pm and 6pm - 8pm,
Saturday 8am to 11:30am; If weather is questionable, please call to verify on
field conditions. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Blueberries are typically available
the end of June through the middle of July. We minimize use of pesticides
and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, only. We also sell sweet corn (but
not pick your own) during the summer months. We have multiple plantings and
will pick each order within 24 hours of pick up. Call to place an order and
set pick up time.
(UPDATED: July 12, 2018, JBS)
Mt Joy Berry Farm -
Uses integrated pest management practices, blueberries, cherries,
peaches, pumpkins, raspberries (red), strawberries, Honey from hives on the
farm, Fresh eggs, farm market, picnic area, farm animals, school tours
351 Speelman Klingler Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325. Phone: 717 334-5259.
[email protected]. Open: Call for picking hours and field
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates:
Click here for picking updates. Directions: from Gettysburg, 5 miles
south on 97 turn right onto Hoffman Home Road. Less than a mile turn left
onto Speelman Klingler Road. Mount Joy Farm is first entrance is on the
left. Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: mid May - end of
June, Blueberries: mid June - end of July; Raspberries: July - frost;
Pumpkins: September - October. We use integrated pest management practices.
Payment: Cash, Check.
Started as a small family farm to grow strawberries to share with friends,
it has grown into a U-Pick euphoria adding blueberries, raspberries,
cherries, peaches and pumpkins! Our farm market opens for pick your own
strawberries in late May. It progresses to close out as primary students
tour 34 acres from a tractor towed wagon to our petting zoo and pumpkin
patch in late October. Our Stone Silo Inn could someday offer overnight
guests a glimpse at times past while enjoying the ultimate in luxury. Our
three suites will be top shelf romantic getaways, while the complete
Carriage House can adapt to the needs for an expanded family weekend
retreat. (UPDATED: July 12, 2018, JBS)
Naylor Farm - strawberries,
155 Clear Spring Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307. Phone: 717-677-8610. Fax: 717-677-0278. Email:
[email protected]. Open: During strawberry season and throughout
the summer we are open Monday through Saturday from 7 am to 5 pm; During the
fall, we are typically open Thursday through Saturday. Directions: From
Biglerville, take route 234 West towards Arendtsville. The stand and pick
your own patch is located about two miles from the square of Biglerville on
Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: Mid May-Mid June.
Payment: Cash, only.
Click here for our Facebook page.
(UPDATED: July 12, 2018, JBS)
Swartz's Pumpkin Patch - raspberries (Spring,
black), strawberries, pumpkins,
232 North High Street, Arendtsville, PA 17307. Phone: 717-677-0831. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Monday thru Saturday 7am to 7pm
during strawberry and black raspberry season; Call first for pumpkins.
Directions: From the gas station in Arendtsville, travel 3/10 mile west on
route 234 to our driveway on the left. Biglerville area.
Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries generally run from the
third week in May thru the middle of June; Black raspberries generally run
from the last week in June thru about July 10th. Schwartz Farms Facebook
page. Payment: Cash, only.
Click here for a link to our
(UPDATED: July 12, 2021, JBS)
Comments from a visitor on July 01, 2009:
"Beautiful berries, healthy bushes, helpful owners."
Yellow Hill Farm - Uses integrated pest management practices,
Rhubarb, Blueberries, Thornless Blackberries, Flowers, porta-potties are available, picnic area you may bring your own food
670 Yellow Hill Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307. Phone: 717-677-8188. Email:
[email protected]. Open: It varies a lot; See our website for current hours.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates:
Click here for picking updates. Directions: Yellow Hill Farm is located
approximately 6 miles north of Gettysburg in central Pennsylvania. About 1.5
hours from Baltimore, 2 hours from Washington DC., 1 hour from Harrisburg, 1
hour from Hagerstown and 50 minutes from Frederick.
Click here for a map and directions.
Rhubarb: Spring; Blueberries: July; Thornless
Blackberries: late July to mid September; Flowers: July thru September. Payment: Cash, Check.
Click here for our Facebook page. We are a small family farm and work
hard to grow quality, delicious berries in well cared for and maintained
fields that are neat and clean. If you would like to join our email list, we
will send out reminders when our fruit is ready to pick, along with recipes
and special events. To keep the cost down, we ask customers to bring
suitable containers for taking the berries home. Picking buckets are
provided for easy picking. :lackberry plants are in neatly trellised rows for easy picking. Please visit out website for more details and pictures. The ONLY
pyo crops offered are Rhubarb, Blueberries, Thornless Blackberries, Flowers.
(UPDATED: June 08, 2022)
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