September 14, 2022

26 Pick-Your-Own Apple Orchards Near Cleveland to Check Out This Fall

It's that time of the year again! It's time to bust out that scarf, a nice flannel, and head to your favorite apple orchard and cider mill for apple picking, fresh donuts, and all the cider you can drink. Man, do we love fall in Ohio.

 

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 Apple Hill Orchards
1175 Lexington-Ontario Rd., Mansfield 
This one's a bit further away, out in Mansfield, but it's well worth the drive. In addition to a large variety of apples and peaches, Apple Hill is known for their wonderful bakery, including doughnuts and pies that are a must if you make the trek out to Mansfield. There's also a location in Fredricktown. Oh, and the market has a drive-thru.

Apple Hill Orchards

1175 Lexington-Ontario Rd., Mansfield

This one's a bit further away, out in Mansfield, but it's well worth the drive. In addition to a large variety of apples and peaches, Apple Hill is known for their wonderful bakery, including doughnuts and pies that are a must if you make the trek out to Mansfield. There's also a location in Fredricktown. Oh, and the market has a drive-thru.
 Grobe Fruit Farm
43875 Telegraph Rd., Elyria
Grobe's doesn't have a pick-your-own option, but it sells 20 varieties of apples, presses its own cider and offers potatoes, corn and other vegetables grown on the farm at its fruit stand. Oh, and they have giant pumpkins.

Grobe Fruit Farm

43875 Telegraph Rd., Elyria

Grobe's doesn't have a pick-your-own option, but it sells 20 varieties of apples, presses its own cider and offers potatoes, corn and other vegetables grown on the farm at its fruit stand. Oh, and they have giant pumpkins.
 Legend Hills Orchard
11155 Reynolds Rd., Utica 
Legend Hills is a bit of a trek from Cleveland, but has a lot to offer, from you-pick apples by the peck to cheeses, chocolates, maple syrup, jerky, and canned goods. And when all the apples are gone, you can cut your own seasonal pine or spruce tree.

Legend Hills Orchard

11155 Reynolds Rd., Utica

Legend Hills is a bit of a trek from Cleveland, but has a lot to offer, from you-pick apples by the peck to cheeses, chocolates, maple syrup, jerky, and canned goods. And when all the apples are gone, you can cut your own seasonal pine or spruce tree.
 Eddy Fruit Farm
12079 Caves Rd., Chesterland
Don't stop at apples when you head to Eddy Fruit Farm. Instead, pick out a whole meal. The farm grows not only fall fruits but lettuce, zucchini, tomatoes and peppers too, making it a one-stop shop for fall groceries.

Eddy Fruit Farm

12079 Caves Rd., Chesterland

Don't stop at apples when you head to Eddy Fruit Farm. Instead, pick out a whole meal. The farm grows not only fall fruits but lettuce, zucchini, tomatoes and peppers too, making it a one-stop shop for fall groceries.
 Burnham Orchards
8019 State Route 113, Berlin Heights
The only orchard in this list with its own hard cider brewery, Burnham Orchards offers more fun for adults than kids. After picking your bushel, the farm serves up its homemade hard apple and pickle cider. Yeah, they make pickle cider. Also on site is Grandma Bea's Bakery, which offers as scrumptious and hearty desserts as the name suggests.

Burnham Orchards

8019 State Route 113, Berlin Heights

The only orchard in this list with its own hard cider brewery, Burnham Orchards offers more fun for adults than kids. After picking your bushel, the farm serves up its homemade hard apple and pickle cider. Yeah, they make pickle cider. Also on site is Grandma Bea's Bakery, which offers as scrumptious and hearty desserts as the name suggests.
 Bauman Orchards
161 Rittman Ave., Rittman 
Only about 45 minutes away from Cleveland, Bauman Orchards offers a more conventional apple picking experience. Decorated with dried corn, red and orange leaves along with rustic trucks, the orchard makes sure visitors know the last days of summer are coming to an end and fall will be here shortly. You can pick apples starting on September 16th and their Fall Festival is September 17th, 24th and October 1st and they have a market filled with wonderful treats.

Bauman Orchards

161 Rittman Ave., Rittman

Only about 45 minutes away from Cleveland, Bauman Orchards offers a more conventional apple picking experience. Decorated with dried corn, red and orange leaves along with rustic trucks, the orchard makes sure visitors know the last days of summer are coming to an end and fall will be here shortly. You can pick apples starting on September 16th and their Fall Festival is September 17th, 24th and October 1st and they have a market filled with wonderful treats.
 Arrowhead Orchard
11724 Lisbon St., Paris 
Pick-your-own apples is every Monday, Friday and Saturday through October 26th at Arrowhead Orchard from 9 a.m to 6 p.m. Their market sells a variety of apples, cider and even apple wood from the crates that store their apples.

Arrowhead Orchard

11724 Lisbon St., Paris

Pick-your-own apples is every Monday, Friday and Saturday through October 26th at Arrowhead Orchard from 9 a.m to 6 p.m. Their market sells a variety of apples, cider and even apple wood from the crates that store their apples.
 Hillcrest Orchards
50336 Telegraph Rd., Amherst 
This fourth-generation apple farm has an activity barn with a crate maze, animals and pick-your-own pumpkins and apples. Among the 19 varieties of apples you'll find are McIntosh, Cortland, Jonathan, Red Delicious, Empire, Golden Delicious, Melrose, Mutsu, Winesap and Granny Smith. Hayrides, a corn maze and much more makes this place perfect for the whole fam. Apple Picking goes through every weekend in October.

Hillcrest Orchards

50336 Telegraph Rd., Amherst

This fourth-generation apple farm has an activity barn with a crate maze, animals and pick-your-own pumpkins and apples. Among the 19 varieties of apples you'll find are McIntosh, Cortland, Jonathan, Red Delicious, Empire, Golden Delicious, Melrose, Mutsu, Winesap and Granny Smith. Hayrides, a corn maze and much more makes this place perfect for the whole fam. Apple Picking goes through every weekend in October.
 Sunrise Farm
13115 Kinsman Rd., Burton
Burton's Sunrise Farm is already in full fall swing with an entire Halloween section in its market as well as pumpkin picking in its fields. Like the others, Sunrise is offering apple picking as well, but it's real draw is to those who want to get a serious jump-start on celebrating Hallow's Eve.

Sunrise Farm

13115 Kinsman Rd., Burton

Burton's Sunrise Farm is already in full fall swing with an entire Halloween section in its market as well as pumpkin picking in its fields. Like the others, Sunrise is offering apple picking as well, but it's real draw is to those who want to get a serious jump-start on celebrating Hallow's Eve.
 Patterson Fruit Farm
11414 Caves Rd., Chesterland
Closer to home, Patterson Fruit Farm offers the whole breezy autumn package. From hayrides, to pumpkin painting, this pick-your-own apple farm makes sure Clevelanders leave ready for the leaves to change. Don't miss the apple fritters (which is difficult to do, considering that they're the size of your head).

Patterson Fruit Farm

11414 Caves Rd., Chesterland

Closer to home, Patterson Fruit Farm offers the whole breezy autumn package. From hayrides, to pumpkin painting, this pick-your-own apple farm makes sure Clevelanders leave ready for the leaves to change. Don't miss the apple fritters (which is difficult to do, considering that they're the size of your head).