Field Day Farm
23720 Dockton Rd. SW
Phone: (206) 463-9032
Diections: From north-end Vashon ferry: head south, take left to Quarter Master Rd. Right at 'T' to Docton Rd., Look for sandwich board sign on left
This 18 Acre U-Pick farm has apples, asian pears, figs, cherries, nuts, raspberries, strawberries, tomatoes, basil, flowers and an annual pumpkin patch. Plants and nursery stock are available. There is picked produce available at the farm stand. It is wise to call ahead about availablity of a specific product. We use organic growing practices although we are not certified.
High Meadow Orchards
16003 High Bridge Rd.
Phone: (360) 794-2172
A retired surgeon and his wife established this orchard in 1996. The orchard featuresGravenstien and Jonagold apples grown in the Espallier method. Tours are avilable by reservation
Lattin's Country Cider Mill & Farm
9402 Rich Road SE
Phone: (360) 491-7328
A small, family owned farm and country market. A producer of wonderful,
award winning ciders, freezer jams, frozen homemade pies, and syrups.
Carolyn Lattin and her daughters, Debbie and Sherrie, has been perfecting
all natural products since 1976. The Lattins' products are all home-made and
remind us of a simpler time when our moms and grandmothers had time to
freeze and bake. They also have strawberry, raspberry, and blackberry ciders, as well as
fresh fruits and pies. The farm is also open for wandering around and
feeding the animals, and children are welcome. Lattin's fresh cider won the
1998 National Cider Championships, chosen from 28 entries from 14 states.
Their cider is pressed weekly, and delivered to accounts throughout the
northwest. None of the cider is pasteurized; no preservatives or sugars are
Lattin's products available online at Columbia Steppe
8914 Bayview-Edison Road
Bow, WA 98232
Alan & Rose Merritt
Phone: (360) 766-6224
Hours: the end of August through Dec. 24th (Closed only on Sundays and during Thanksgiving), hours 9-5 Monday through Saturday
Description: The orchard store features a gift shop, apple household and kitchen items, our own freezer jam, apple syrup, marmalade, sauce, butter, juice, jellies and local apple orchard honey. We also offer tours of our orchard and operation (Please call for schedule and fees). Future plans include a demonstration U-Pick variety orchard and an organic orchard (stay tuned)and more pear varieties.
"Nestled along the shores of the Puget Sound and directly adjacent to the San Juan islands, the Merritt orchards take advantage of some unique growing conditions. No one knows for sure if it's the marine air of the Puget Sound or the soil conditions or the water or a combination of all three that create such a perfect growing environment for our apples. Our Gala and Jonagold are the reddest, juiciest and most flavorful that we have ever tasted. You really must try some".
Directions: from I-5 take exit 231 and go west to the Wilson Road. Drive 6 miles to Bayview-Edison Road. Follow the signs to Bayview State Park. We are two miles north of the park.
Apples: Jonagold, Gala, Gravenstein, Discovery, Summered, King, Spartan, McIntosh, Jonamac, Melrose, Hawaii, Akane, Pears and more