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Live Fairfax: Our fresh fruit picks near Fairfax County

Live Fairfax is a bi-weekly column exploring Fairfax County. This recurring column is sponsored and written by Sharmane Medaris of McEnearney Associates. Questions? Reach Sharmane at 813-504-4479.

Get ready for a delightful summer fruit-picking experience near Fairfax County!

Whether you’re a family or a single looking for a fun-filled adventure, these top farms offer a fantastic day out. From juicy berries to crisp apples, here are the must-visit fruit-picking destinations for 2023 (that are near Fairfax County).

  1. Hollin Farms: Family fun and fruity delights! Enjoy berry-picking at Hollin Farms in Delaplane. With strawberries, raspberries, and blackberries galore, it’s a perfect family outing. Don’t miss the scenic hayrides and charming picnic areas!
  2. Crooked Run Orchard: Singles and Ffriends, apple-picking paradise awaits! Crooked Run Orchard in Purcellville is a singles’ and friends’ haven. Discover over 30 apple varieties, capture Instagrammable moments, and relish the countryside ambiance. Treat yourself to apple goodies and enjoy a picnic with friends.
  3. Wegmeyer Farms: Berry bliss for all! Wegmeyer Farms in Hamilton is a strawberry lover’s dream. Handpick your favorites amidst picturesque views. It’s a great spot for families and singles seeking a berry-filled adventure.
  4. Larriland Farm: Family-friendly fruit-picking extravaganza! Take a short drive to Larriland Farm in Woodbine, Maryland, for a family-friendly outing. Explore strawberries, cherries, blueberries, and raspberries. Don’t forget to check out the farm market and petting zoo!
  5. Hartland Orchard: Apple-picking fun for everyone! For apple enthusiasts, families, and singles, Hartland Orchard in Markham is a must-visit. Experience a wide variety of apples, enjoy hayrides, conquer the corn maze, and let the kids play at the playground.

Make your summer sweeter with a visit to these top fruit-picking farms near Fairfax County.

Whether you’re looking for family fun or a friend for an adventure, these farms offer a delightful day out with delicious rewards. Grab your baskets and embark on a fruity escapade filled with laughter and cherished memories!

Explore Fairfax with Sharmane Medaris of McEnearney.

Sharmane Medaris | Live Fairfax | | | @soldbysharmane | 813-504-4479 | 374 Maple Avenue Suite 202, Vienna, VA 22180

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