VA Apples

THE VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE & CONSUMER SERVICES

THE VIRGINIA APPLE BOARD

PHONE (434) 984-0573

ADDRESS 900 Natural Resources Dr, Suite 300  Charlottesville, VA 22903

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The Virginia Apple Board is an official commodity board of the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services --promoting research, education and marketing efforts for the state's apple industry through assistance to the Virginia Apple Growers Association.

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Apple Orchards in Virginia

Ayers Orchards

(276) 755-4126

72 McAyers Road, Cana, VA

www.donaldayersorchard.com

Our orchards are located at the foot of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Hiking and picnicking are encouraged. All ages are welcome. Restroom at the checkout station. Call for availability of fruit. Pick-you-own, fresh picked, or picked to order. For your convenience, we will pick your order for you if you call ahead of time and place your order. Cherry trees are small this makes them easier to reach. Call mid May for Cherry picking season starting dates. Early picking is the easiest ground picking. Call mid June for Apple and Peach harvesting dates.  

 

Berrier Farms, Inc.

(276) 755-4959

230 Valentine Leonard Road, Cana, VA

We are located 1 mile off of I-77. We have been a continuous family operation since 1853. We have apples picked fresh daily from June until November, peaches from July 15 until Labor Day, blackberries from June 15 until August 15, cherries from late May until the middle of June, and various garden vegetables. We are open Monday-Saturday. Check us out on Facebook; just look for Berrier Farms, Inc.  

Bush Neck Farm

(757) 258-0114

1502 Bush Neck Road, Williamsburg, VA

School tours May 1-November 10. Picnic area. Pick-your-own strawberries, apples, blueberries, asparagus, sweet corn, peaches, pumpkins.  

Carter Mountain Orchard

(434) 977-1833

1435 Carters Mountain Trail, Charlottesville, VA

www.cartermountainorchard.com

Located 1/2 mile from Monticello, Michie Tavern and Ash Lawn. Scenic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Piedmont. Observation decks and picnic areas. Hayrides on weekends in October, school tours welcome by appointment. Apple Harvest Festival, first and second weekends in October; hay rides, live music, and crafts. Senior citizen discount every Tuesday. School Tours welcome by appointment. Fresh cider. Fresh-picked pumpkins. Bakery serves fresh baked pies, breads, cookies, hand-dipped ice cream, and our famous apple cider donuts! Country Store with handmade crafts, baskets, gourds, Indian corn, mini pumpkins, jams, jellies, apple butter, and Virginia hams.  

Chesterfield Berry Farm & Market
(804) 739-3831 Recorded Harvest Information
26002 Pear Orchard Road, Moseley, VA

Pick-your-own and fresh-picked strawberries - late April-June; blackberries, late June-August; pumpkins, apples, cider, gourds, Indian corn, and corn stalks - October. We grow a large selection of fresh vegetables throughout the summer to sell fresh picked at our farm market. Children of all ages welcome to pick with parents. Hayrides to and from strawberry field. Petting barn, snack bar and picnic area available. Picking and take home containers provided free. October school tours by reservation.

Chiles Peach Orchard and Farm Market

(434) 823-1583

1351 Greenwood Road, Crozet, VA

www.chilesfamilyorchards.com

Pick Your Own Strawberries, Sweet Cherries, and Peaches, Apples, and Pumpkins in season. Visit our newly expanded farm market for fresh picked fruits and local vegetables, jams and jellies, ciders, local crafts, and gifts. Our ice cream parlor serves up frozen yogurt, soft-serve ice cream, sundaes, shakes, and other delicious treats! Family-owned and -operated. Senior citizen discounts on fruit every Tuesday. Family-friendly. School Tours welcome by appointment. 

Critzer Farm & Nursery

(540) 456-7250

9264 Critzers Shop Road, Afton, VA

www.critzerfamilyfarm.com

We welcome school, church and senior groups with prior appointment. Bus accessible. Our farm is here to delight and educate! Fresh vegetables and local sweet corn mid July-early September. Full line of bedding plants (unique and high quality) in spring; also large variety of native perennials. In the fall - local apples, cider, apple butter; our own outdoor grown mums and winter-hardy pansies; specialty bulbs; pick-your-own pumpkins for school groups. Christmas: Trees, wreaths, poinsettias, paperwhites, amaryllis, herb planters and local crafts.  

Crooked Run Orchard

(540) 338-6642

37883 E. Main Street, Purcellville, VA

www.crookedrunorchard.com

Hayrides for school groups by appointment only during September and October. Our fruits and vegetables are grown without, or with a minimum of, chemicals. We use crop rotation, green and animal manuring and composting. Apples sprayed with a minimum of chemical sprays. Vegetables and apples available in quantity amounts. Call before visiting the farm about pick-your-own information. Fresh picked asparagus - April 15-May 31. Seasonal vegetables - corn, tomatoes, squash, greens (spring and summer). Christmas wreaths - Scotch and white pine and cedar. 

Cullipher Farm Market

(757) 721-7456

Cullipher Farm Market, Virginia Beach, VA 23457

www.cullipherfarm.com

Cullipher Farm is located atop the fertile Pungo Ridge in southern Virginia Beach. The farm is family owned and operated by fourth, fifth, and sixth generation Culliphers. We are proud to grow over 250 varieties of the highest quality fruits and vegetables specializing in strawberries, sweet corn and tomatoes.

Dawson's Orchard

(276) 733-3029

7346 Wards Gap Road, Cana VA 24317

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Remembering the Classic Virginia Apple. 18 varieties of Apples, 6 varieties of Peaches, and 4 varieties of Cherries. Families are welcome to come and pick there own apples during the picking season.

Dickie Brothers Orchard

(434) 277-5516

2685 Dickie Road, Roseland, VA

www.dickiebrothers.com

7th generation orchard, owned & operated by same family since 1750. Offering pick your own all season for all varieties of apples, peaches, nectarines , blackberries and pumpkins. Super views of eastern slope of De Priest Mountain of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia  

 

Drumheller's Orchard

(804) 263-5036

1130 Drumheller Orchard Lane, Lovingston, VA

www.drumhellersorchard.com

Apple butter making, food, music, free cider samples, crafts, large selction of apples, hayrides to the pumpkin patch, special activities for children; tour groups welcomed (call ahead). Fresh cider, apple butter, pumpkins, baskets, honey, cured hams, and sorghum molasses.  

Fitzgerald's Orchard

(434) 277-8248

728 Harpers Creek Lane, Tyro, VA

Appalachian Trail with overnight shelter adjoining orchard. Stocked trout stream near orchard. Crabtree Falls and state fish hatchery 4 miles away. Apple cider.  

Flippin-Seaman

(434) 277-5824
5529 Crabtree Falls Highway, Tyro, VA 22976

Select-your-own apples – Gala, Ginger Gold, Red and Golden Delicious, York, Stayman, Winesap, Fuji, Albemarle Pippin, Granny Smith, Rome and Pink Lady. Fresh cider, apple butter, jams, jellies and gift baskets are available. Apple Butter Makin’ Festivals first and third Saturdays in October with food, music, crafts, pumpkin patch, large selection of apples and children’s games.
 

Fruit Hill Orchard

(434) 589-7215

2745 Thomas Jefferson Parkway, Palmyra, VA 22963

www.fruithillorchard.com

We offer pick your own apples from mid July through early November. Also fresh vegetables, cider, pies and donuts are all available in a family friendly environment. Check us out!

Graves Mountain Farm

(540) 923-4231 

141 Apple Tree Lane, Syria, VA

www.gravesmountain.com

Graves Mountain Farm located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Over 10 varieties to pick, plus more at our packing shed. Fall festivals 1st, 2nd & 3rd weekends in October. Pumpkins, cider, preserves and more.

Gross' Orchard

(540) 586-2436

6817 Wheats Valley Road, Bedford, VA

www.grossorchards.com

Gross' Orchard is a family owned and operated orchard which has been in business since before the turn of the century. Our specialities are mountain grown peaches and apples. Wagon Rides - 12:00 to 5:00 Daily - Monday thru Saturday. Group rates available - 20 passenger buggy. In the Summer, June 20th - September 15th, we have peaches for you to select from or a U-Pick program if you choose to enjoy. In the fall season we have a great selection of apples for you to choose from at our retail outlet at the edge of the orchard. Fall apples -- beginning September 1st. You also have the privilege to participate in our pick your own program.  

Hartland Orchard

(540) 364-2316

P.O. Box 135, Markham, VA

www.hartlandorchard.com

Scenic area on old family farm and near Skyline Drive. Excellent opportunity to relax with family, appreciate nature, and obtain top quality fruit at affordable prices.  

 


H.C. Harold Orchard

(276) 251-5445

5824 Willis Gap Rd. Ararat, VA 24053
www.hcharoldorchard.com 

At H. C. Harold Orchard in Ararat, Virginia, we believe we have the best tasting fruit around. Come by and see if you don’t agree.

High Places Orchard

(540) 635-5537

121 Winesap Lane, Flint Hill, VA

Picnic by pond (no swimming or fishing). Pick-your-own and fresh-picked apples, peaches, plums, nectarines.  

Hill's Orchard

(276) 755-3244
720 Apple Ridge Rd. Cana, VA 24317 

 

Hill High Farms 

(540) 667-7377

933 Barley Lane, Winchester, VA

www.thepumpkin-patch.net

Group tours scheduled during the week. We are a working farm and recognized as a Virginia Century Farm with a dairy, apple orchard and beef cattle and "The Pumpkin Patch". This will be our 8th year opening the farm to the public in the fall. We offer pick your own apples, hayrides to the pumpkin patch to pick your own pumpkin, antique equipment display, an 8 acre corn maze (Tomb of the Phantom Pharaoh), a 4,000 sq ft. haunted house (Haunted Nightmares), and our Packing Shed will be open with fresh & sparkling cider, fresh baked pies, etc., pumpkin pie fudge, apples of course, and our newest venture, Antiques & Collectibles. Plus we have a large picnic area. Much to see!  

 

Hollin Farms

(540) 592-3574

1410 Snowden Road, Delaplane, VA

www.hollinfarms.com

Hollin Farms is a four-generation family farm next to Sky Meadows State Park in Fauquier County, northern Virginia, about 45 minutes from the Washington, DC beltway.  

 

Ikenberry Orchards

(540) 992-6166

1265 Roanoke Road, P.O. Box 569, Daleville, VA

www.ikenberryorchards.com

Containers furnished. Gift packed apples for shipping. Fresh cider, apple butter, preserves, country ham. Peaches, sweet corn, and other summer vegetables also available.  

 

Jamisons Orchard

(540) 774-5537

5635 Grandin Road Extension, Roanoke, VA

Apples, peaches, nectarines, vegetables, apple cider, apple butter, hard candy, gift packs, Amish country cheese.  

Jenkins Orchard

(540) 987-8192

355 Yancey Rd, Woodville, VA

Jim’s Apples

(276) 546-2405 

1054 Kane Gap Road, Duffield, VA

Featuring fresh-picked apples from late June through October, the peak of our season is mid-August until October. We are your source for heirloom apples in far Southwest Virginia.  

 

Johnson's Orchards 

(540) 586-3707

2122 Sheep Creek Road, Route 680, Bedford, VA

www.johnsonsorchards.com

A drive to our farm is spectacular, especially in the fall when the leaves are turning. You can taste our apples, peaches, nectarines, cider, and other home grown and homemade products. 15' high Johnny Appleseed statue. Restrooms. Picnic pavilion. Tour buses welcome anytime - appointments preferred. Homemade cider, apple butter, syrup, apple hot sauces, jellies and jams, and other farm fresh products such as molasses, honey, pumpkins, hot peppers and other produce.  

 

Kinzie (R.M.) Orchard Company

(540) 992-1733

375 Apple Orchard Lane, Troutville, VA

Bring your own containers. Cider and apple butter available.  

Layman Family Farm, LLC

(540) 947-2844

1815 Mountain View Church Road, Blue Ridge, VA 

www.laymanfamilyfarms.com

Layman Family Farm located is located just off US Route 460. We have over 20 varieties of apples and peaches. Join us for our Annual Fall Festival and experience our fun corn maze & pumpkin patch. We're open weekends, September-November. Enjoy our seasonal vegetables including: corn, tomatoes, squash, cantaloupes, watermelons, beans, peppers, and cucumbers (summer). 

Layman Orchards

(703) 992-2687

Route 220 North, Daleville, VA

Tour buses welcome. Containers available. Fruit packaged and on display. Country store items, other fresh produce, jams and jellies available. Fresh-picked peaches, sweet corn, cantaloupe, tomatoes. Fresh-picked, select-your-own, and pick-your-own (when available). Cider. Fresh-picked pumpkins.  

Mackintosh Fruit Farm

(540) 955-2161

1608 Russell Rd, Berryville, VA

www.mackintoshfruitfarm.com

Mackintosh Fruit Farm is a family owned pick-your-own farm nestled in the beautiful Northern Shenandoah Valley in Clarke County,Virginia. We started in 1988 with apple and peach trees. Since then we have added many more varieties of fruit trees and berries, and a wide variety of vegetables. Our variety of selections allow us to extend our customers picking season by having early, mid, and late season varieties.

 

Marker-Miller Orchards 

(540) 662-1391

3035 Cedar Creek Grade, Winchester, VA

www.markermillerorchards.com

We are a Century Farm that has an on-site farm market and offers pick-your-own blackberries, red raspberries, peaches, apples, tomatoes, and pumpkins. You will also find apricots, cherries, pears and a variety of plums and garden vegetables that are grown here at our farm. In our bakery we feature our famous apple cider donuts, pies, cakes, cookies, turnovers, cinnamon buns, and fresh baked bread. Our sweet shop offers fresh made fudge, hand-dipped ice cream, and cider slushees. We have several festivals throughout the season: Patriotic Festival (first Saturday in July); Peach Festival (2nd Saturday in August); Apple Harvest: (Columbus Day weekend); Pumpkin Festival (4th Saturday in October); and the Bakery Festival (2nd Saturday in November). We have a large playground, picnic pavilion, scenic wagon rides on weekends in the fall, and the cow train for kids. We host field trips, birthday parties, weddings, and family reunions. We offer not only a farm experience, but also a family experience.  

 

Morris Orchard

(434) 929-2401

226 Tobacco Row Lane, Monroe, VA

www.morrisorchard.com

Apples 'n Cider donuts on weekends in October. Tame farm animals to watch. Hay creations in fall with Halloween decorations. Apple butter making first and last Saturday in October. Also see Christmas Tree Guide. Sweet cider available mid September-December. Christmas trees in December.  

 

Muskrat Haven Farm

(540) 937-5892

20 Cedarbreak Lane, Amissville, VA

Hayride on weekends during pumpkin season. Picnic tables available for family outings.  

 

Nichols Farm 

(540) 992-3551

1124 Apple Orchard Lane, Troutville, VA

All ages welcome. Baskets, cider, apple butter, honey, preserves, apple cookbooks, apple peelers, country crafts for sale. Gift baskets. Bring take-home containers. Pumpkins.  

 

Reed Orchard

(540) 929-4516

9214 Poor Mountain Road, Bent Mountain, VA

Large selection of most varieties in season. Our apples are washed, graded and displayed for your choosing. Other produce available.  

Richard's Fruit Market

(540) 869-1455

6410 Middle Road, Middletown, VA

www.richardsfruitmarket.com

Picnic area with some tables available. Located in the scenic fruit area of the Shenandoah Valley. Containers available. Fruit packaged and on display. Other products available. Gift shop with unique items. Green beans, sweet corn, table and canning tomatoes - August. Also, pumpkins in season; sweet cider; country hams, jelly; local honey; and fall mums.  

 

Rinker Orchards, Inc.

(540) 869-1499

1156 Marlboro Road, Stephens City, VA

www.rinkerorchards.com

Third generation apple orchard. P-Y-O apples beginning around Labor Day through Columbus day. Home of "Rinker's Apple Cider" fresh pressed, flash pasteurized apple cider made on our orchard.  

 

Rock Hill Orchard

(434) 384-4039

Route 130, Monroe, VA

Look for us in October at the Apple Harvest Festival in Amherst and Historic Appomattox Railroad Festival. Old-fashioned candy apples; apple butter, jams and jellies, ham, fresh cider, and more.  

Rural Ridge Orchard / Vintage Virginia Apples LLC

(434) 297-2326

PO Box 210, 2545 Rural Ridge Lane, North Garden, VA

Small specialty orchard featuring some 250 varieties of apples, more than 20 peach varieties, two dozen pears, several plums, quince. We offer fruit for sale as available, operate a nursery whose offerings are propagated from our collection, catalog for same is on website. We operate a cidery, Albemarle CiderWorks, making artisanally crafted cider and offer workshops and classes on topics related to fruit culture.  

Ryan's Fruit Market
(540) 896-2181

19520 Hepner Ln, Timberville, VA

Apple Varieties include: Ginger Gold, Gala, Summer Rambo, Grimes Gold, Red Delicious, Rome, Lowrey, Winsap, Stayman, York, Fuji, Granny Smith. 

 

Saunders Bros., Inc.

(434) 277-5455

2717 Tyebrook Highway, Piney River, VA

www.saundersbrothersfarmmarket.com

Resource for farm-fresh fruit, jarred goods & other treats, plus annuals, perennials & & shrubs. Other available products include apple butter, jams and jellies, cider and baskets.  

 

Shawnee Springs Market

(540) 888-4164

6656 N. Frederick Pike, Cross Junction, VA

www.shawneesprings.com

We feature our own "Shawnee Springs" brand jellies, apple butter, cider and canned peaches. Also an extensive line of no-sugar apple butter, jellies, preserves, and canned peaches. Virginia country hams, fresh baked pies and bread, and fresh squeezed cider in season. Our farm market is grower owned and operated ensuring the customer the freshest possible produce. Mail order brochure available. We can ship UPS anywhere in the U.S. Tour buses, school tours, business tours welcome.  

 

Showalter's Orchard & Greenhouse

(540) 896-7582

17768 Honeyville Road, Timberville, VA

www.showaltersorchard.com

Showalter's Orchard has been a family business for over 40 years with over 20 varieties of apples available. One of the largest Greenhouse/Growers in the area, we grow our own stuff and offer one of the lowest price for the value. We offer volume discounts and wholesale as well as retail prices. Near the communities of Timberville, Broadway, New Market, Orkney, Bryce Resort, Mt. Jackson, Woodstock and Harrisonburg. Visit our Gift Shop for honey, apple butter, cider, jams, jellies, all natural locally made candles and other feel good items!  

 

Silver Creek and Seamans' Orchards, Inc.

(434) 277-5824

2591 Pharsalia Rd, Tyro, VA

Jams, jellies, apple butter, apple cider and gift items for sale. Apple Butter made in copper kettles during Apple Butter Festival 1st and 3rd Saturday in October. Join us for the fun with crafters, music and food. For information on special events, please call. Stop by and see us on your way to Crabtree Falls, the highest falls in Virginia. Call ahead after first weekend in November. 

Stribling Orchard

(540) 364-3040

P.O. Box 116, Markham, VA

www.striblingorchard.com

We are the sixth generation of Striblings to farm this land, and we are proud of the fruit our family has grown for almost 200 years. Our peaches are available from mid-July through mid-August and our apples from mid-August through early November. Beginning in September, we offer fresh cider and all sizes and shapes of pumpkins. Come and enjoy a day in the country at our orchard. Relax, bring a picnic, and enjoy our breath-taking views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Come see our historic buildings, visit our many farm animals, and pick some of Virginia's finest fruit.

 

Sunrise Orchards

(540) 886-5186

218 Mt. Tabor Road, Staunton, VA

www.sunrise-orchards.com

As a Pick - your- own Apple Orchard, we take pride in offering the best Apples that the season will allow. Weather has a lot to do with our yearly crop.  We are dedicated to serving the needs of our customers each and every day. We have been serving the community for over 18 years.  Our customers have become our loyal friends, they return year after year to pick our apples and enjoy friendly conversation.  We love meeting new people.  Please come and say hello and enjoy the beautiful view of the mountains. 

 

Sweet Rose Farm

(540) 474-5139

2182 Maple Sugar Road, Blue Grass, VA

www.sweetrosefarm.com

Certified organic apple orchard on 4 acres, 12 varieties, 4,000 trees.

 

Thornton River Orchard

(540) 987-8585

11587 Lee Hwy, Sperryville, VA

www.thorntonriverorchard.com

We have over 20 varieties of apples! And more to come! Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains on Rt. 211 Hwy. just three miles west of Sperryville before Skyline Drive.  

Valley View Farm

540-592-1021

1550 Leeds Manor Road, Delaplane, VA

www.valleyviewva.com

Valley View Farm is a pick-your-own farm with apples, peaches, cherries, blackberries, blueberries, and pumpkins. We also offer hard cider, wine and mead, as well as an assortment of local products at our Locavore Farmers' Market. We are family and pet friendly. We look forward to seeing you on the farm.

 

Virginia Farm Market

540-665-8000

1881 N. Frederick Pike (Route 522 N), Winchester, VA

www.virginiafarmmarket.com

Virginia Farm Market began in 1952 as a family orchard & roadside market. They are known for quality seasonal fruit, local produce, country ham and fresh baked goods! This fourth generation business works closely with area growers to offer up the sweetest summer peaches, tasty vine-ripened tomatoes, local sweet corn and of course apples! Visit during fall for fresh pressed cider, pumpkins, winter squash, cornstalks, beautiful mums and gifts. Samples provided of seasonal produce, cider, apple butter, salsas, dips and their World Famous apple cider donuts! Tour buses are always welcome. 

Westmoreland Berry Farm and Orchard

(804) 224-9171

1235 Berry Farm Lane, Oak Grove, VA

www.westmorelandberryfarm.com

Scenic location, food, drink, fruit sundaes available, picnic areas, playground, restrooms, other Virginia products. Near State Park, winery, Washington's Birthplace, and Stratford Hall. Call for exact harvest dates. Mail order farm preserves available year round. Call about special events.  

Williams Orchard

(540) 675-3765

3 Williams Farm Lane, Flint Hill, VA

Williams Orchard is a Family owned and operated farm since 1921. Producing peaches, apples, apple cider, garden fresh vegetables and beef cattle. Freshly picked apples, peaches and fresh vegetables when in season.

 

 

Windy Hill Orchards

(276) 251-5222

176 Windy Hill Lane, Ararat, VA

www.windyhillorchards.com

All of the fruit that goes into our products, comes directly off of our  trees, never picked up off of the ground. When it goes into the shed, it's all washed once. Then the bruised or ugly fruit goes into the other shed, where it is washed again up to three more times before it is used for our other products; ie: jams, butters, or ciders.

Wood's Orchards, Inc

(757) 722-2873

183 E. Mercury Blvd., Hampton, VA

www.woods-orchards.com

Our farm and farmer's market has been family owned and operated since 1943.  We are often referred to as the "Peach House" but we grow lots of other fruits and vegetables besides our famous peaches.  Our summer gardens are full of cukes, peppers, tomatoes, egg plant and squashes.  In the winter we focus on a variety of fresh greens.  For the  past 4 years we have offered pick your own pumpkins complete with hay rides into each of our  patches.  In the spring, we have strawberries  pick your own and pre-picked.

Woodbine Farm Market

(540) 465-2729

5199 John Marshall Hwy, Strasburg, VA

www.woodbinefarmmarket.com

Peaches, plums, nectarines, pluots, cherries, berries, and apricots are abundant in the summer season. Fresh picked vegetables are avaliable from our seven acre garden. along with a large selection of heirloom tomatoes. Autumn brings pumpkins, gourds, and everything for fall decorating plus much, much more. We grow over 16 different varieties of apples, several of which are heritage apples: such as Spitzenberg, Winesap, Stayman, Ash Mead Kernel. Our harvest starts with Gala and Honeycrisp apples, and continues throughout the fall.