Yes we have a famous battlefield to tour by car, bicycle, horseback, and even on foot but we boast a wealth of activities beyond those historic acres.
From historic taverns to ethnic cuisine, farm-to-table dining to unique edibles, the tastes of Gettysburg are sure to please every palate.
With adventures to suit every budget, Gettysburg and Adams County businesses offer plenty of packages to help visitors create their dream vacations.
Pick-Your-Own Apple Harvest begins Labor Day weekend!
Picking Dates: Starting August 31, 2019 and we plan to be open through October 20, 2019 (weather permitting)
Picking Hours: You may pick during our regular business hours, we close the orchards approx. 30-minutes before closing. Business hours are Monday-Saturday 7am-5pm, and Sunday Noon-5pm
Early varieties ready to harvest include: RubyMac (McIntosh-type apple with a white, crisp flesh that is great for snaking and making sauce); Shizuka (early Mutsu/Crispin-type apple that is more sweet and crisp); Rising Sun Fuji (early Fuji-type apple that is lightly sweet, juicy, and crisp); and lastly Melrose (a Jonathan and Red Delicious cross with a firm, coarse, and sweet flesh).
Apple varieties that will be ready to harvest later include: Golden Delicious, Red Delicious, Idared, Fuji, Winesap, York Imperial, and Pink Lady. We will continue to post harvest updates through the season.
Picking bags are provided. Pricing is $0.75 per pound. Sign-in at our fruit market and we will show you where to go.
While here, don't forget to explore our live, evergreen hedge maze and wine/cider tasting room (Boyer Cellars). Fun for the whole family!
Thank you in advance for your visit. We look forward to seeing you!
PLEASE NOTE: Due to Federal food safety regulations, we cannot allow dogs or pets in the orchard. Service dogs are allowed.