606 Walnut Tree Hill RoadShelton, CTPhone: 203-929-8425
PYO Crops: Strawberries and blueberries Season and Hours: Strawberries in June; blueberries mid-July to late August. Call ahead for picking hours to Farmer Jones Crop Line at 203-929-8425. Also: Farm has a winery, with tastings and seasonal events on the patio.
PYO Crops: PYO apples, peaches, raspberries and blueberries.
Season and Hours:
Rasperries, late June; peaches, mid-July; blueberries, August; apples, mid-August. Call For picking times.
Also: When PYO apple harvest ends in later fall, weekend scenic tractor rides will begin. Enjoy a 50-mile view of the countryside from one of the highest points in southern Connecticut.
Five-acre animal park, pumpkin patch, cornstalks, gourds, greenhouse and gifts, county market, fresh-baked pies, local honey, New England jams, sweet cider, apple dumplings, pumpkins and Christmas trees.
Crops:Apples, including Honeycrisp, Gala, Gingergold, MacIntosh Season and Hours: August 1-December 24. Store Hours: Daily, 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Pick-your-own-apples: September & October weekends only, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Call ahead for availability and picking conditions Also: Watch as apples are pressed into cider. Farm store features farm-baked products, cider donuts, maple syrup, local honey, fruit butter, jams and jellies, plums, peaches. The farm store is open mid-September-December 24. Information: www.beardsleyscidermill.com