These 5 Charming Apple Orchards In Nevada Are Great For A Fall Day
Ahh, fall. Not too hot, not too cold. The leaves are changing and beginning to cover the ground with a blanket of color. It’s the ideal season for filling your basket or bag with freshly ripened fruits and veggies (maybe even a pumpkin), sipping on some warm apple cider and relishing in the wonderful bounty provided by the earth. Enjoy the season at the best apple orchards in Nevada. These destinations are picture perfect for a fall day.
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Where is your favorite place to go apple picking in Nevada? Have you ever visited any of the five Nevada apple orchards above? Tell us about your experience in the comments below.
If you’re still wondering what to do in fall in Nevada, check out these 7 fun corn mazes.
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Best Apple Orchards In Nevada
September 13, 2019
Where can I go apple picking in Nevada?
Nevada is home to several stunning apple orchards that are perfect for your next fall adventure. Gilcrease Orchard, located in Las Vegas, is home to scrumptious fresh fruit. Their 60-acre property is full of scenic views. Mackie Farms, located in Fernley, is another magnificent autumn destination. Come hungry! After you pick a bushel of apples, you’ll want to bake them into a delicious pie.
When is the best time to visit an apple orchard in Nevada?
In Nevada, apples are ripe beginning in mid-July. They’ll stay fresh and delicious until the season ends in late September. It’s best to plan your fall trips to the orchard far in advance. With such a short growing season, it could be easy to miss out on Nevada’s tasty apples.
What are the best farms to visit in fall in Nevada?
Andelin Family Farm, located in Spanish Springs, is an amazing place to visit in the fall. This family-owned business hosts an exciting harvest festival every year that’s full of activities. Weave your way through a corn maze and play a game of zombie paintball. You can even stop by the barn and say hello to the cute farm animals. This attraction is located at 8100 Pyramid Highway. Lazy P Adventure Farm, located in Winnemucca, is another must-visit attraction. This farm focuses on education, and they host thrilling autumn events in October. Come by and pick out the perfect pumpkin! Lazy P Adventure Farm will definitely get you in the fall spirit. You’ll find them at 8280 Grass Valley Road.
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