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Here are 5 amazing apple-picking spots near Vancouver

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Well, folks as fall is here, it’s a great time to get out there and experience some apple picking. After all, our state is known for its apples so you might as well indulge. So with that in mind, here are 5 apple-picking spots near Vancouver.

Taves Family Farm

This family farm is a popular spot for all sorts of u-pick options. And since it’s now officially apple season, it’s time to treat yourself to their tasty selection of apple trees. But be sure to check their website for the current availability of apple varieties.

When: Daily 9 am-5 pm
Where: 333 Gladwin Rd, Abbotsford
Cost: $9.50 and up

Davison Orchards

If you’re into u-pick, this place does things a bit differently. In fact, they do orchard tours where you’re then able to pick what you’d like. So if you want to experience a new form of u-pick you might just want to head to Davison Orchards.

When: Saturday & Sunday, 10 am-4:30 pm, Wednesday-Friday, 11 am-4 pm
Where: 3111 Davison Road, Vernon
Cost: Tour is $15 per person

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Willow View Farms

This u-pick spot has been kicking for 27 years so clearly they’re doing something right. And if you’re looking for apples, you won’t be disappointed here. They currently have Honeycrisp, Elstar, Fuji, and Alkmene apples.

When: Monday-Saturday 9 am-5:30 pm, Sunday 11 am-5:30 pm
Where: 288 McCallum Road, Abbotsford
Cost: $1.25 lb

Paynter’s Fruit Market

This u-pick spot has you covered on multiple different kinds of produce. So while this list is apple focused you can also pick up other goodies like pears and squash. But be sure to check their Instagram for the current u-pick availability!

When: Daily 10 am-6 pm
Where: 3687 Paynter Road, Westbank
Cost: TBA

Southlands Heritage Farm

And while this spot isn’t a u-pick spot it’s certainly a special place in our city. Not to mention at this time you can grab apples and a whole lot more at their farmer’s markets. And if you’d like to visit the farm you can book a tour.

When: Saturdays, 11 am-3 pm
Where: 6767 Balaclava Street
Cost: Varies

Okay folks that’s what we have for you when it comes to apple-picking spots near Vancouver. We hope you guys get out there and enjoy this tasty fall past time. Because it’s always fun but it also happens to be one of the only fall activities that aren’t canceled this year. So with that in mind be sure to wear your mask when picking!