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Apple U-Picks in the Fredericton Area

Apple U-Picks in the Fredericton Area

It’s apple season in Fredericton! Looking to make a homemade apple pie? Or maybe you’re just looking to have some family fun? Check out our complete list of apple u-picks in Fredericton and the surrounding area!

Don’t forget that U-Picks can sell out quickly, so it’s best to call before making a trip to your favourite orchard!

Charlotte’s Family Orchard U-Pick 
(506) 488-2630 | 2287 Route 102, Gagetown | Open now. Daily 9am-7pm | See the location on Google Maps
Paula Reds, Melba, and Jersey Mac, Transparents, Brunswickers and Dudleys are currently available, along with plums, pears and crabapples (for jelly). Ginger Golds available the first week in September. Macintosh and Cortland available around mid-September. Honey Crisp, and Galas will be available end of September. Evangeline available 2nd week of October. Jams and jellies also available.

Keep an eye on their Facebook page for updates!

 

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Johnny Appleseed Orchard
(506) 363-3500 | 146 Crock’s Point Road | Opens on Sept 1st. Daily 10am-dusk | See the location on Google Maps
Jersey Macs and Paula Reds now available. Macintosh, Cortland, and Lobos will be available mid-September.

Keep an eye on their Facebook page for updates!

River View Orchard 
(506) 440-4379 | 251 Route 616, Keswick Ridge | Opens Sept 1st. Mon-Sun 10am-6pm | See location on Google Maps
Enjoy Paula Reds. Families will love their corn maze, duck pond and wagon rides! Macintosh, Cortland, Ginger Gold, Honeycrisp, Gala, Spartan, Empire, Pears, and Plums will be available later in September.

Fall Fair Sept 22nd-23rd with a BBQ and food vendors. Keep an eye on their Facebook page for updates!

 

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River View Orchard Corn Maze – Opens Sept 1st. Mon-Sun 10am-6pm, $7/person or $20 per family (4+ people). Includes wagon tour.

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Doucette’s Orchard
(506) 453-1582 | 118 Carlisle Rd, Douglas | Opens sometime during week of Labour Day | Weekdays 12pm-7pm & Weekends 12pm-5pm | See the location on Google Maps
Paula Reds and pears available now. Lobo, Macintosh, Cortland, Honey Gold, Empire, and Plums will be available later in September.

Everett Family Orchard 
(506) 459-7406 | Across from 3899 Route 102, Island View | Opens Sept 12th. 10am-6pm | See the location on Google Maps
Keep an eye on their Facebook page and website to find out what varieties of apples are available!

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Gilbert Farms
(506) 357-8634 | 419 Route 102 | See the location on Google Maps
Opening around 2nd week of September. Daily 10am-6pm |Macintosh, Paula Reds, and plums available upon opening. Cortlands, Gala, Dudley, Honeycrisp, Macoun, and pears will be available later. Keep an eye on their Facebook page for updates!

Fernhill Farm 
(506) 450-4163 | 1670 Woodstock Rd. | Opens mid-September. Daily 8am-dusk| See the location on Google Maps. Macintosh available upon opening, Golden Russet and Cortland a little later.

Sandow Farm 
(506) 363-2262 | 684 Tripp Settlement Rd., Keswick Ridge | Opens September 29th. Daily 11am-dusk | See the location on Google Maps
This certified organic orchard will be offering Sandow apples. Keep an eye on their website for updates.

 Customers can press their own organic apple cider on the weekends from 1pm-4pm.

 

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Hazen Cameron & Son’s Orchards & U-Pick 
(506) 488-2895 | 2260 Route 102, Gagetown | Open now. Daily 9am-dark
Paula Reds and pears available now. Macs, Cortland, plums, crabapples, and Russets will be available later in the season. Cameron’s also offers farm tours.

Webb’s U-Pick
(506) 488-2042 | 4670 Route 102, Queenstown | Open now. Daily 9am-dark | Ginger Gold, Jersey Macs, Paula Reds, pears, and plums available now. Macs, Lobos, Cortlands & Honeycrisp later in season. 

Merrithew’s U-Pick 
(506) 457-8467 | 72 Carlisle Road, Douglas | Opens Sept 24th. 10am –6pm
Lobos, Cortlands, Macs, Alexanders, Russets available along with small quantities of other types but may be picked out by opening.

Big Sky Sea Buckthorn
(506) 260-7400 | 320 Redbank Dr., approx. 1 km past Chipman DNR Ranger Station | Please call ahead for operating hours.
Featuring an open house u-pick each weekend 9am-5pm starting October 1st and running through October and into the first weekend in November. 

There is an educational component where they explain the benefits and uses of their Organic Sea Buckthorn fruit and have a small tasting bar for some products made from the berries. They’re also a licensed cottage winery and offer a tasting bar for wine. 

You can also enjoy their “Pick a lb./leave a lb.”  Pick a lb. of berries for yourself, then pick a lb. for the orchard and your lb. is free. Visit the website for more details on offerings. 

 

*updated August 30, 2018

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