Michigan Orchards- North Central region
Anderson and Girls Orchard
Stanton -- Montcalm County
Description: Farm Market has strawberries, peaches, apples, pears, plums, bakery & cider mill. Large Country Gift Loft with a large assortment of gifts. In Oct., we have an end of the season harvest special. Our pantry is stocked with jams and other farm products. Open May1-Dec. 15, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., seven days a week.
Driving Directions: 3 mi. N of Stanton on M-66 or 5 mi. S of M-46 on M-66.
Beck's Cider Mill
1660 W. Maple Rapids Rd., St. Johns
Open 7 days September 1 through December 31.
7 miles north of St. Johns on U.S. 27, ¼ mile east on
Maple Rapids Rd. Apples - U-pick or we pick, cider, tomatoes, pumpkins and
squash, farm bakery. Free wagon rides through the orchard on Sunday
afternoon, evening hayrides and bonfires by appointment, school tours
by appointment. Custom car show September 14 and Arts and Craft Show
September 27 - 28.
Bintz Cyder Mill and Apple Farm
Freeland -- Saginaw County
Apples, apple cider, bakery, honey, jams/jellies, maple syrup, picnic area, pumpkins, gifts, tours by appointment. Other special events Sept.-Oct.
Open Sept.-Oct., everyday 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
4520 N River Rd. Freeland.
Eastman's Antique Orchard
U-Pick Drive Through
Wheeler, Midland County
Phone: (989) 842-5684
Open: late July (early apples) through October
We have over 1700 varieties of apples: international, modern and antique, including many rare antique apples. Most or our trees are dwarf trees for easy picking.
If coming from the East take M-46 west from Saginaw. Go 4 miles past the city of Merrill to Woodbridge Road, than turn 4 miles north to County Line Road. If coming from the West on M-46 go 3 miles past the city of Breckenridge to Woodbridge Road, than turn 4 miles north to County Line Road. The orchard is on the corner of County Line Road and Woodbridge Road.
Hemmeter's Farm Market and Greenhouse
Saginaw -- Saginaw County
Fresh baked goods, apples, blueberries, peaches, grapes and plums. Petting zoo, picnic area, Fall Festival in Oct., ice cream cones and food. Spring bedding plants and geraniums grown in our 10 greenhouses. In June, pick your own strawberries. July-Sept., fresh sweet corn (over 40 varieties), melons, tomatoes, seedless watermelons and much more. Open May 1-Nov. 1, everyday, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Saginaw Township, Saginaw. Take I-75 to I-675 to Tittabawassee Rd. Exit, then W 4 mi. to Lawndale Rd., then 1 mi. S at the corner of Lawndale and McCarty.
Greenville -- Montcalm County
U-pick on 25 varieties apples & pumpkins. Farm market has cider, donuts, caramel apples & other produce. Offering horse-drawn orchard rides, pony rides, petting zoo, straw pile fun, mazes kids activities, musical groups. Activity fees apply.
Open July-Oct., Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun. 12-6 p.m.
Directions: 2 miles west of Greenville on Hwy. M-57
Mt. Pleasant -- Isabella County
Description: Apples (including Northern Spy), unpasteurized cider, u-pick cherries, pears & plums. Zonta Club Crafts Show (tables rented to vendors) October 5, 2002, Rotary Club packs and ships Michigan Red Delicious apples November thru mid-December.
Open: weekdays 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m., depending on fruit to be harvested, normally mid-July to January.
Directions: 5-1/2 miles west of Mt. Pleasant on M-20 (Remus Road.)
Apples: varieties include McIntosh, Cortland, Jonathan, Ida Red, Paula Red, Golden Delicious, Red Delicious, Northern Spy, Winesap, plus others
Uncle John's Cider Mill
St. Johns -- Clinton County
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At our farm you can watch us make cider, enjoy our homemade donuts and caramel apples, shop in our gift shop, walk the nature trail, enjoy the bakery, ride the train, visit the spook house, play in the kids corral and enjoy our many special activities!
Open May 31-Oct. 31, seven days a week, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Uncle John's is located 7-1/2 mi. N of St. Johns on US-27.
East Parks Road, St. Johns
Open September through October,
daily 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Take M-21 six miles east of St. Johns to Saint Clair Road then south 2 miles
to Parks Road then 1/4 mile west. It's a quiet country orchard surrounded by
beautiful farmland. Family owned for more than fifty years. The apple house
is located in the center of the orchard. Our annual harvest includes
Cortlands, McIntosh, Red & Yellow Delicious, Northern Spy and Empire. You
may want to call ahead. See you soon!