Mamatoga's {Local} Pick Your Own Apples Guide 2016

John C. MaxwellIt’s apple picking season, not to mention my favorite food season, CIDER DONUT season! Here are some of the best local spots with some info on picking your own apples!

Saratoga Apple 1174 Route 29, Schuylerville (518) 695-3131 Open for U-Pick beginning around the 12th or 13th of September this year.

Fo Castle Orchard: 227 Blue Barn Rd., Burnt Hills (518) 399-4144

Knight Orchard of Saratoga 325 Goode St. Burnt Hills (518) 399-5174 Announcing the starting date soon. Get updates on their facebook page here.

Bowman Orchards: 157 Sugar Hill Road Rexford (518) 371-2042

Apples Now Picking: 20 Oz Gala Ginger Gold Greening Macintosh Sansa

Berries now Picking: Blackberries Raspberries

Get regular updates on what you can pick on their facebook page here.

Lakeside Cider Mill Farms 336 Schauber Rd Ballston Lake (518) 399-8359 Instead of Pick Your Own, Lakeside Cider Mill Farms has their Apple Barn where apples arrive daily. Click here to find them on facebook.

Lindsey’s Country Store: 1537 Route 9 Clifton Park (518) 371-3100 Pick your own opens Saturday, September 3rd, click here to see what varieties can be picked and find them on facebook here.


Altamont Orchards: 6654 Dunnsville Road Altamont (518) 861-6515 Find them on facebook here.

Indian Ladder Farms: 342 Altamont-Voorheesville Rd Altamont (518) 765-2956 The PYO apple season begins Labor Day Weekend! Starting this Saturday, Sept. 3 at 9am the orchard will be open for PYO! The first PYO apple is the Jonamac - a cross between a Jonathan and a MacIntosh apple. 1/2 bushel bags are $20. and 2 or more bags are $17. each. Click here for more info: Find them on facebook here.

Riverview Orchards 660 Riverview Rd, Rexford (518) 371-2174