Pick Your Own

When you get to Paulus Mt. Airy Orchards, please come into the main parking lot and follow the parking signs to the grass lot behind the farm store building.  Have a great time picking!

blueberries

Blueberries (Main Season: Early July through Late August)

Light picking for Thursday, July 16th. Pick-Your-Own Blueberries is open Monday-Saturday 8:30am-6:30pm, U-Pick berries is Closed Sundays. Picking should continue until about August 15th. We have buckets for you to use while picking. Did you know that if you pick a berry that’s a little purple on the underside that you can let it sit at room temperature and it will continue to ripen? We suggest taking any of the berries you pick that look a little red or purple on the underside and leaving them on your counter overnight. They’ll be dark blue by morning!
Price: 2.99/pound [Or 2.79/lb if you pick over 10 lbs]
For every 5 pounds of berries you pick we will give you a coupon for $1 off a treat from the Kitchen!
Looking for how to store, freeze, or can your berries? Here’s a link to Penn State’s Blueberry Page.

Blackberries (July through Late August.)

Now Open – very light picking – needs some more time to ripen. Starting in mid-July and continuing through August, you’ll want to come pick blackberries. They are large, beautiful, juicy berries. Hours are Monday-Saturday 8:30am-6:30pm, U-Pick berries is Closed Sundays. We have quart boxes for you to use while picking.
Price: 2.99/pound
For every 5 pounds of berries you pick we will give you a coupon for $1 off a treat from the Kitchen!

Sunflowers (September)

Opens Labor Day Weekend and continues every weekend in September. Saturdays 9am-6:30pm & Sundays 12pm-5:30pm. Labor Day 12pm-5:30pm.
Cut-Your-Own Sunflowers is also open on weekdays 9am-3pm. 

Pick as many or as few as you like!
Price: $1.00/Flower

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Apples (September & October)

Opens Labor Day Weekend and continues every weekend in September & October. Also open first weekend of November. Saturdays 9am-6:30pm & Sundays 12pm-5:30pm. Labor Day and Columbus Day are 12pm-5:30pm.
We are not open for apple picking on weekdays. 

Watch “It’s Fresh!” for news on what apples are available. Bring your kids or your grandkids, or grab your neighbors kids — and enjoy an apple right off the tree.  It doesn’t get any fresher than that!

Pick as many or as few as you like!
Price: $1.49/pound

Not every apple variety we grow is available for pick-your-own due to the location of the trees, but the following will be available throughout the season (Please note these are not all available each weekend): Honey Crisp, Gala, Daybreak Fuji, Cortland, Jonathan, Jonagold, Golden Delicious, Crimson Crisp, Mutsu, Empire, Red Delicious, Cameo, Stayman, Fuji, Pink Lady, & Granny Smith. These are listed in a “typical” ripening order so we start with Honey Crisp and end with Granny Smith.

Climbing the trees in our orchards or using ladders is prohibited! Please help us keep the farm safe by making sure that your family abides by these few friendly rules!

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Pumpkins (September & October)

Open weekends mid September – October. We anticipate the patch will open Saturday, September 21st. Saturdays 9am-6:30pm & Sundays 12pm-5:30pm.
You’ll feel like Charlie Brown in the Great Pumpkin Patch as you wander through the field searching for the absolute perfect pumpkins — then pick them right off the vine. Read more about the kinds of pumpkins that we grow and don’t forget to check the Recipe Box for ways to cook them!

There are lots of sizes and varieties to choose from.  We provide wagons for your use.  The pumpkin patch is a perfect fall photo op, so don’t forget your camera!
Prices: $2-15 based on size. 

Looking to Next Year (2021)….

Strawberries (Main Season: Early-Mid June.)

Strawberry picking has ended for 2020. Hours for next year will be Monday-Saturday 9am-6:30pm, U-Pick berries is Closed Sundays. We have containers for you to use while picking. To get to the patch, drive through the lower gate to the grass parking area and follow the orange cones to the patch.
Price: 2.49/lb
For every 5lbs of strawberries you pick we will give you a coupon for $1 off a treat from the Kitchen!

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Red & Black Raspberries (Main Season: Late June through Mid July)

Raspberry season has ended for 2020. Red Raspberries typically start in late June and continue to mid/late July. Black Raspberries are a short season and go from early to mid July. Hours are Monday-Saturday 8:30am-6:30pm, U-Pick berries is Closed Sundays. We have quart or pint boxes for you to use while picking.
Price: 2.99/pound
For every 5 pounds of berries you pick we will give you a coupon for $1 off a treat from the Kitchen!