Looking for a local, pick-your-own farm in Northwest Colorado? Scroll down this page and you will see the U-Pick farms in Northwest Colorado,
sorted by county. Those that offer organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by the words "organic" and/or "sustainable" in Green, next to their name.
If they have a website, the name will be in blue and underlined; click on it and it will open their website.
And if you know of any I missed and want to add them or correct the
information, please let me know!
What's in season in January 2018, and
other timely information:
Notes for January 2018: Strawberries have a very brief season;
and they start in early April in the South, May in most of the US, and early June in the North - don't miss them: See your
crop availability calendar for more specific dates of upcoming crops.
And see our guide to local
vegetable festivals, such as
strawberry festivals and
blueberry festivals. Cold weather crops, like spinach,
some lettuces, peas, kale, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cauliflower, leeks and
early onions being harvested in all but the coldest regions. Many farms and markets still
have fresh winter squash, stored from last Autumn.
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Northwest Colorado U-Pick Farms and Orchards, by
Click on the resources drop-down above, if you need a county map
Clear Creek County
- Orchard Creek Ranch -
No pesticides are used, apples,
Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises)
0150 County Road
137, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601. Phone: 970-945-2224. Alternate Phone:
email@example.com. Open: FINAL WEEKEND! Saturday and Sunday, October
31 and November 1, 2015; 11 am to 5 pm. Directions: Take Canyon Creek
Exit 109 off I-70; West of Glenwood Springs and follow the signs!.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit
cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. U-Pick Apple Season at Orchard
Creek Ranch has been EXTENDED! This is our FINAL weekend! Super sweet
organically maintained Rome, Jonathan and Double Red Delicious Heirloom
Apples HALF PRICE! We also have fresh pressed cider, apple chips,
t-shirts and reusable produce bags. We do not use pesticides on the
crops. (UPDATED: October 26, 2015) (UPDATED: October 19, 2015) (UPDATED: September 19,
2015) (UPDATED: July 23,
2015) (ADDED: September 19,
Bolton's Orchards -
Uses integrated pest management practices,
apples, peaches, peppers, winter squash, tomatoes, Cider mill (fresh
apple cider made on the premises), U-pick and already picked, farm
market, farm animals, school tours
2257 L Road, Grand Junction, CO
81505. Phone: 970 216 6048. Alternate Phone: 970 241 9398. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: 3 pm to 7 pm daily or call to arrange
other times; July 1 to November 14. Directions: The orchards are located
north of the Grand Junction mall. Go north on 23 Road until it turns
west and becomes L Road. Go to 2275 L Road. You will see the sign on the
south side of the road.
Click here for a map and directions. We use integrated pest
management practices. Payment: Cash, Check.
Click here for a link to our Facebook page.
(UPDATED: May 25, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: December 06, 2013)
Fruit Basket Orchards - apples, apricots, blackberries,
cherries, flowers, grapes, melons, nectarines, peaches, peppers, plums,
raspberries (red), summer squash, winter squash, strawberries, tomatoes,
other vegetables, U-pick and already picked, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503. Phone: 970 434-5309. Alternate Phone:
970 773-6088. Email:
email@example.com. Open: Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 4
pm or during the week by appointment, June 15 to November 15.
Directions: We are easy to find! Take 32 Road south from Clifton or
north from Highway 50. At the stoplight for B-1/2 Road, head east and go
1/2 mile to 32-1/2 Road. Turn north and the store will be on your left.
Click here for a map and directions. Sweet Cherries: mid-June Tart
Cherries: early July Peaches: early July to early September Apricots:
mid-July Flowers: July and August Raspberries: mid-July to frost Plums:
late July and August Nectarines: late July and August Grapes: August
Apples: late August through November. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards,
Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. (UPDATED: June 16, 2015) (UPDATED: May 25, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: July 16, 2014)
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