U-Pick Apple Orchards in the Okanagan

By DTO Staff

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U-PICK APPLES ๐ŸŽ 2019 season

Check out our list below of farms where you can pick your own. Please call ahead to confirm when each farm is open for U-pick opportunities, as it varies!


Davison Orchards

Where: 3111 Davison Rd, VERNON - see map below ๐ŸŽ

When: Market and farm open July to October, but U-Pick apples happens in September. Call ahead to confirm. More info here 250-549-3266

Hours: U-Pick Apple Tours run every Friday from 10 am - 4 pm, Saturday from 10 am-4 pm and Sunday from 10:30 am to 4 pm in September. (Come back in October for U-pick pumpkins!) Cost is $12 per person which includes a 10lb bag of apples and the Johnny Popper Ticket. Kids can experience an Apple Tour for $7 which includes a 2lb bag of apples and the Johnny Popper Ticket.

FYI: Take a ride on the tractor train into the orchard to pick your own apples straight from the tree. Farmers will take you into the rows, tell you about the different apple varieties, and show you the expert way to pick an apple.

Rose Family Orchards

Where: 11911 Okanagan Centre Rd. East, LAKE COUNTRY - see map below ๐ŸŽ

When: Call ahead to confirm. More info here

Hours: Open daily from May to November, 9 am - 6 pm. Call to confirm: 250-801-1273

FYI: This 10.4 acre farm features cherry, apricot, peach, plum and apple trees, and includes a licensed commercial kitchen that produces handmade Belgium chocolates, fresh baked desserts, and ice cream with fruit toppings.

Paynter's Fruit Market

Where: 3687 Paynter Rd, WEST KELOWNA - see map below ๐ŸŽ

When: Call to confirm: 250-768-7313. More info here

Hours: Market open 8 am - 9 pm every day.

FYI: Cherries ready for harvest in early July. No apricots for 2019. Peaches ready mid July - late August, plums August - September, pears late August-September, and apples in October.



FRUIT STANDS + MARKETS ๐Ÿฅ’

Want local seasonal produce, but donโ€™t feel like picking your own? Head here for fruit stands and orchard markets selling fresh local produce during the 2019 growing season. Or take a look at our map below


WEEKLY FARMERโ€™S MARKETS ๐Ÿฅ•

There are tons of amazing farm and artisan markets that take place weekly throughout the North and Central Okanagan. Click here for our full list of pop-up markets. Or take a look at our map below


MAP:

  1. Click on the white box in the top left corner of the map.

  2. Choose what type of farm or market you are looking for.

  3. Use the interact map to narrow down your choice.