THE BEST APPLE PICKING NEAR CHICAGO
Autumn is here, and it's time to plan your outing to the apple farms! Here is a list of some great places to get into the season and get some great apples as well.
Prairie Sky Orchard
4914 N. Union Road, Union, IL
From Chicago: 60 miles northwest.
Open daily, this orchard specializes in 15 varieties of apples and Asian Pears
Honey Hill Orchard
11783 Waterman Road, Waterman, IL
From Chicago: 65 miles west
More than a dozen types of apples available for U-pick. Kids will
love the petting zoo. Entry is free
32363 N. Bacon Road, Grayslake, IL.
From Chicago: 50 miles northwest
This orchard is only open on weekends, but the variety of apples and
pastries make it a worth-while stop.
5006 S. Sylvania Avenue, Sturtevant, WI.
From Chicago: 65 miles north
After you gather your apples, check out the Kids Corral Play Area and
County Line Orchard
200 S. County Line Road, Hobart, IN.
From Chicago: 40 miles southeast
Forty acres of U-pick apples, plus petting zoo, corn maze and sweet treats in the bakery!
Kuipers Family Farm
1n318 Watson Road, Maple Park,, IL
From Chicago: 55 miles west
Hayrides to and from orchard of over 20 varieties of apples. Farm general store features
delicious pies, caramel apples and cider doughnuts!
Plank Road Orchard
50 w 737 Plank Road, Sycamore
From Chicago: 60 miles northwest
This low-key spot offers plenty of U-pick apples, cider and, on the weekends, yummy baked goods.
Jonamac Apple Orchard
19412 Shabbona Road, Malta, IL
From Chicago: 70 miles west
Apple cider, fresh doughnuts, and 35 varieties of apples, plus a mix of activities.
1050 Crest Road, Green Oaks, IL
From Chicago: 40 miles north
Gorgeous fields of apples.
For a full list of U-Pick orchards by county, check out pickyourown.org/ILchicago.htm
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