Northwest Ohio Guide to Apple Picking & Orchards


Nothing says Fall in the Midwest quite like Apple Picking and Orchards. Northwest Ohio has so many options when it comes to U-Pick Apple Orchards and Fruit Farms! Whether you’re looking to pick your own as a family, or get fresh options already assembled, we have you covered on what is available in your area!

A special thanks to our Orchard Sponsors below for helping make this guide possible!

Apple U-Pick Options

kreps apple

KREPS Apple Barn- La Salle, MI

At Kreps Apple Barn & Cider Mill, we take pride in offering you & your family a genuine farm experience.  We are located in a quiet country setting, where you can bring the entire family to make memories. From picking apples in our 17 acre orchard, taking a hayride around the farm, or watching your kiddos swing into a pile of straw, we are committed to creating a memorable experience.

We offer homegrown apples, delicious cider, fresh donuts, Calder’s Ice Cream, pumpkins, fall decorations and more-all at a fair price.  Activities include an u-pick apples,  apple launcher, hay rides, farm animals, corn box,  straw pit & free hayrides..

Fall Hours: September-November, Mon-Sat 9a-6p and Sun 12-4p.


MACQUEEN’S – Holland, OH

MacQueen’s Orchards grows 16 varieties of apples and 7 varieties of peaches, plus we sell a large variety of all your favorite, seasconal locally grown vegetables year round.

The pick your own season generally runs from mid-September to the third week of October.

Looking for fresh donuts baked goods? Our bakers are noted for our flakey, golden crusts. You are welcome to buy whole pies or to select a slice of your favorite and sit down in the sweet shop to enjoy it along with a great cup of coffee or sweet apple cider.

Mark your calendar for the Apple Butter Festival in Oct. and check out website for all the other features of the Orchard, Gift Shop & more.

bennett orchard

BENNETT’S- Ottawa Lake, MI

For over 60 years our family has grown quality fruits and vegetables at best prices around. Come visit us for fresh air and apple picking or buy them already picked.  We make fresh donuts on the weekends and always pressing fresh cider!

Don’t miss our country store, fresh honey from our own bees and farm fresh eggs. Maple syrup, popcorn, baked goods, jams, and jellies fill our shelves.

Open August 1 – December 20th.

Home of Broken Barrel Hard Cider Co.

johnston farms


Johnston farms is more than just an apple farm. They have fresh fruits to pick year round, donuts, cider, a petting zoo, sandbox, games and picnic area. Photographers can even purchase a day pass.

U-Pick Apples is open from Sept. 15- Oct. 31st.

Hoens Orchard

HOEN’S- Delta, OH

Hoen’s Orchard is a family owned operation out in Delta, OH offering U-Pick Apples as well as raspberries and other seasonal options. Current apple varieties available are: Gala, Honey Crisp and Ginger Golden.

Located in the market are season veggies such as Butternut and Acorn Squashes.

Load up the family and come pick some Apples!

Hours: Mon-Sat 9am-5pm, Sun: 10am-5pm

Fresh Fruit and Procuce

BERGMANS- Port Clinton, OH

600 S.E Catawba Rd. Rte 53

Port Clinton, Ohio 43452

MAHNKE- Napoleon, OH

208 Township Road 16
Napoleon, OH 43545

DERGES- Defiance, OH

12382 Fruit Ridge Road
Defiance, OH 43512


13386 Co Rd 14
Wauseon, OH 43567

What is your family’s favorite place to check out this time of year for apples, cider and donuts?


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