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When is apple picking season in Kansas City?
Mid-August through October. Be sure to call for hours.
You-Pick Orchards Around the Area
Plan a trip to a local apple orchard and enjoy a special experience together. Here are a few to help you get organized:
Allredge Orchards in Platte City, MO
Huffstutter Orchards in New Franklin, MO
Rock Creek Apple Orchard in Lone Jack, MO
John & Linda’s Fruit and Berry Farm in Bates City, MO
Weston Red Barn Farm in Weston, MO
Apple Picking Tips
- Call before you leave to see what the orchard’s picking status is for the season. Harvest can be limited, and farms can run out of apples.
- Be sure to wear comfortable clothes and shoes.
- Don’t forget to bring water and snacks. Apple picking can be hard work!