Where you can pick your own berries this summer
It’s berry season! Berry picking with the kids is a summertime rite of passage. Be sure to check ahead before you head out on your adventure as crop availability is ever-changing.
PYO blueberries and raspberries at this family farm, which also features a frog pond, retail store and the Cider Barn Tap Room with house-made hard ciders.
Carver Hill Orchard
PYO season starts in July and runs through October. In the summer you’ll find blueberries, peaches, raspberries, cherries, and assorted vegetables.
PYO strawberries, blueberries, peaches and raspberries at this farm set atop Kendall Hill, with a clear view of Mount Wachusett.
Formerly Indian Head Farm, open daily and offering PYO strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and cut-your-own flowers.
Bring a chair if you’d like to sit and pick at this family-owned blueberry farm. Typically opens mid-July, call for opening day info and hours.
PYO blueberries and raspberries or enjoy a selection of peaches, picked for you, and for sale at the stand.
Douglas Orchard & Farm
PYO blueberries starting in mid July. The farm grounds are open to walk around and get a sighting of their chickens and ducks, or enjoy live music (additional fee) on Saturday evenings this summer.
Find four varieties of PYO blueberries on over 700 bushes. Typically open Friday through Sunday, check ahead for season opening and hours.
George Hill Orchards
Offering PYO blueberries, peaches, and raspberries in the summer. Check their Facebook page for details.
Gianetti’s U-Pick Blueberries
Five varieties of high-bush blueberries make for easy picking. Follow their Facebook page for updates.
Summer PYO offerings include flowers, blueberries and blackberries. Visit farm animals including chickens, horses, turkey, and sheep. Farm stand on-site.
Hollis Hills Farm
This farm hosts live music, corn hole tournaments and has an ice cream and retail store. In the summer, you can pick your own flowers, strawberries, raspberries, peaches, blueberries and blackberries.
Howe’s Farm & Garden
This expansive farm boasts over 10 acres of PYO berries.
Kidstopia Blueberry Farm
This family-owned organic blueberry farm with fun play areas for the kids.
Summertime PYO offerings include raspberries, blueberries, peaches, nectarines, grapes, pears, and concord grapes.
A farm store, bakery, and restaurant with PYO blueberries and raspberries.
Offering PYO strawberries, raspberries and blueberries, plus a self-guided hiking trail, which passes by barns, a pond and Nourse Brook.
Odd Pine Farm
This 5-acre blueberry farm will host its opening day on Thursday, July 28 and an opening weekend Farmer’s Market July 28-30.
Country kitchen, animals, and PYO strawberries, blueberries, cherries, peaches and flowers.
Red Apple Farm
This farm has a Brew Barn and Cidery with nightly live music, along with PYO raspberries, blueberries, peaches, sunflowers and even "dig your own" potatoes. Check out the Blueberry Jamboree July 16-17.
A bakery, farm store, winery, and farm animals along with PYO strawberries, cherries, raspberries, blueberries and blackberries.
Enjoy nine acres of PYO blueberry bushes.
Sunburst Blueberry Farm
Over 1,000 bushes at this PYO blueberry farm, surrounded by open fields with horses grazing in pastures and paddocks.