Pittsburgh May 16, 2018
You’ll Have Loads Of Fun At These 6 Pick-Your-Own Fruit Farms Around Pittsburgh
Mmm…mmm…can anything really compare to that first bite into a fresh strawberry? Or, a freshly-baked blueberry pie? Summer’s the season of the freshest fruit and there’s no shortage of it around the Burgh. Bite down into some of the area’s freshest fruit this summer while savoring every sweet bite. But, first head to these six pick-your-own fruit farms around Pittsburgh to load up on the freshest fruits of the season.
1. Triple B Farms
Start counting down the days! Strawberry season at Triple B Farms kicks off during the tail-end of May, followed by raspberry season in June. Pick your own fruit at Triple B Farms all summer long. But, the sprawling farm offers more than just fruit picking. Kids can play in Pop’s Farmyard and visit the resident goats, chickens, and other animals. And, shop in the farm market. Triple B Farms is located at 823 Berry Ln., Monongahela, PA 15063.
2. Trax Farms
Trax Farms beckons visitors all year round with its farm market and antique store. Summer means strawberry and blueberry picking. Strawberry-picking season is up first, beginning in June while blueberry season follows in July. Then, of course, October’s all about hayrides and picking pumpkins on the farm. Visit Trax Farms at 528 Trax Rd., Finleyville, PA 15332.
3. Soergel Orchards
Nothing quite compares to a fun day on the farm. Soergel Orchards promises a day of adventure with its farm market, bakery, ice cream shop, and gift shop. And, of course, you can pick-your-own fruit in season. The farm welcomes visitors to pick from a variety of fruits and vegetables, including asparagus, blueberries, corn, raspberries, and pumpkins. Stop by Soergel Orchards at 2573 Brandt School Rd., Wexford, PA 15090.
4. Simmons Farm
Head to Simmons Farms to pick-your-own strawberries, peaches, apples, and flowers. The season kicks off in the late spring with pick-your-own strawberries. Of course, the farm also hosts a variety of events through the year, including Easter and Halloween festivities. Simmons Farm is located at 170 Simmons Rd., McMurray, PA 15317.
5. Norman’s Orchards
Mark your calendar because Norman Orchard’s season kicks off on June 3. Visitors are welcome to pick their own fruit straight from the vine or to purchase freshly picked fruit from the farm market. In June, you can pick cherries or blueberries. July follows with peaches and more blueberries. Norman’s Orchards is located at 2318 Butler Logan Rd., Tarentum, PA 15084.
6. Morris Organic Farm
Morris Organic Farm kicks off its 2018 season in June and promises plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables throughout the summer. Fruits and vegetables grown on the farm include a variety of beans, lettuce, potatoes, corn, and strawberries. Stop by Morris Organic Farm at 110 Slebodnik Rd., Irwin, PA 15642.
Start counting down the days to the freshest fruit on your plate! Visit these pick-your-own fruit farms around Pittsburgh for the best fruit and a charming summer experience. Then,
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