Oregon October 12, 2015
9 Places In Oregon Where You Can Pick Your Own Delicious Food
When you go to these 9 incredible U-pick farms in Oregon, the freshest fruits and vegetables are literally right at your fingertips. There’s no better way to spend a sunny day than at a local farm, tasting nature’s freshest sun-ripened food, right off the plant. Grab a bucket and fill up with strawberries, blackberries, apples, peaches, plums, pumpkins, and so much more. Pie, anyone?
9) Bella Organic
This organic pumpkin patch and winery in Portland has pick-your-own blackberries, flowers, tomatoes, pumpkins, and in the summer you can find strawberries, raspberries, marionberries, blueberries, and cherries.
8) Morning Shade Farm and Berry Nursery
Morning Shade Farm and Berry Nursery is made up of 80 acres of berries, orchards, and forest south of Portland. Every Saturday you can come by to pick apples, asian pears, tomatoes, squash, kiwis, kale, chard, and pumpkins.The food is organically grown but not certified organic, and they use minimal chemicals and a solar-powered irrigation system.
7) Marquam Meadows Fruit Company
Spend the day at this lovely U-pick apple orchard in Molalla, Oregon. There are 12 different kinds of apples and they are only 75 cents a pound!
6) Columbia Farms U-Pick
Located on Sauvie Island, Columbia Farms has 80 acres of sustainably grown strawberries, cherries, blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, pumpkins, and currants.
5) Albeke Farms
This great farm in Oregon City grows strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, blackberries, marionberries, peaches, apples, corn, and tomatoes. Yum!
4) Kruger’s Farm
This U-pick on Sauvie Island offers strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, marionberries, boysenberries, blackberries, tomatoes, peppers, pumpkins, and flowers. And you can bring leashed dogs!
3) Sherwood Orchards
Sherwood Orchards is a 26 acre U-pick paradise. There are cherries, peaches, apples, nectarines, plums, prunes, pears, and more.
2) Hood River U-pick Organic
This organic U-pick farm has cherries, apples, dahlias, heirloom tomatoes, and blueberries. Cut some flowers to decorate your home, and bring home fresh fruit to eat raw or bake into a homemade pie.
1) Draper Girls Country Farm
Pick your own apples and cut your own flowers at the beautiful Draper Girls Country Farm with amazing views of Mount Hood.
These are 9 wonderful places to pick your own fruits and vegetables. What are your favorite U-pick farms in Oregon? Give them a shoutout in the comments below.