2017 Washington County Apple Picking Guide

Washington County Guide to Apple Picking 2016

Tasty fun that the whole family can enjoy! Take a scenic drive out to one of the many beautiful apple orchards near Washington County and pick a bag of fresh apples to take home this fall.

**Many apple farms are cash only, so please plan ahead.


Rim’s Edge Orchards
(262) 509-0090
W220 N10540 Amy Belle Rd, Germantown, Wisconsin 53022
(Located at the corner of Amy Belle & Willow Creek Rd)

Pick your own apples available in September and October – over 20 varieties available! Stop by and try out the new crop for Fall 2017, EverCrisp – a cross between honeycrisp and fuji apples. Open 10am-6pm Wednesdays through Sunday. *Please call ahead for pick-your-own hours and availability.


Peck & Bushel Fruit Company (Certified Organic)
(414) 418-0336
5454 County Road Q Colgate, WI 53017
(Located on County Line Rd, 2 miles west of Lake Five)

Southeastern Wisconsin’s largest certified organic apple orchard is open weekends from late August through October. Honeycrisp, Zestar, McIntosh, Cortland, Macoun and many other varieties available. Check our their website for latest crop updates and availability. Tour the orchard and pick your own apples: open weekends 10 am to 4 pm. *Please call ahead for pick-your-own hours and availability.


Barthel Fruit Farm
12246 N Farmdale Rd, Mequon, WI 53097
(Between Freistadt and Highland Rd)

Pick your own apples, pears, and much more.  Barthel Fruit Farm is a family favorite that has been growing fruit for 177 years! Open daily, Monday – Friday 9am-6pm, Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 10am-5pm. *Please call ahead for pick-your-own hours and availability.


Nieman Orchards
9932 Pioneer Rd, Cedarburg, WI 53012
(Located on Pioneer Rd [Hwy C] between Horns Corners and Granville Rd)

“The Old Red Barn” Take a wagon ride out into their u-pick orchard in September and October. Visit the market for fresh pressed apple cider and more.  Storefront is open all week in the Fall from 9am until 5pm. *Please call ahead for pick-your-own hours and availability.


4177 Highway 57, Fredonia, WI 53021
(5 minutes north of Saukville on Hwy 57)

A large variety of apples to pick, including all of your favorites. This farm has a playground for the kids and picnic tables – so pack a lunch and make a day out of it! Appleland is open every day from 9am-6pm. *Please call ahead for pick-your-own hours and availability.


Pieper’s Fruit Farm
(920) 583-3056
W2423 WI-49, Brownsville, WI 53006
(2 miles north of Lomira. Take I-41 N, take exit 87 and head west)

Pick a peck at Pieper’s! Enjoy a free wagon ride out to pick-your-own apples. Available weekends from 9am-4pm. *Please call ahead for pick-your-own hours and availability.


Apple Holler
(262) 884-7100
5006 Sylvania Ave. Sturtevant, Wi 53177
(1 hour south, near Racine)

This place brings back great memories! Pick your own apples and have fun year round at this family farm and orchard with over 30,000 trees. Pick-your-own apples, peaches, pears and pumpkins. Visitors will enjoy four seasons of family fun on our 78-acre farm.


Applebarn Orchard and Winery
(262) 728-3266
W6384 Sugar Creek Rd, Elkhorn, WI 53121
(1 hour southwest, near Lake Geneva)

At Apple Barn you can expect to experience something special. Enjoy the beautiful landscape, sights, sounds and aroma of nature all around you. Let yourself go and escape for a little while at the Apple Barn Orchard and Winery.

Twin Lakes

Harvest Time Orchards
(262) 877-4831
36116 128th St. Twin Lakes, WI 53181
(1.5 hours south, on the Wisconsin/Illinois border)

Harvest Time Apple Orchards is generally open for “Pick-Your-Own” activities in September and October. This wonderful farm grows 13 different varieties of apples so you’re sure to find something you like!


The Orchard Store
(262) 895-6747
7814 Raynor Avenue, Franksville, WI 53126
(1 hour south, near Muskego)

Apples come in an array of varieties. We’re sure you’ll find you favorites for eating and cooking at Old Homestead. Apple season runs from August through December, so plan your visit today!

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