GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOTV) - Going to UPick berry farms can be a great day outside in the summer. What is UPick? It means you and your kids have the opportunity to get out into the fields and pick your own berries, it doesn't get much fresher than that! These are the best UPick berry farms in West Michigan to take your family, find one Where You Live:
Brookside Farms Fritz's Blueberries - blueberries and picnic area
1475 116th (m222)
Martin, MI 49078.
Fresh Blueberries - U-pick and already picked, honey from hives on the farm, pure maple syrup from trees on the farm, homemade jams and bakery items, gift shop, snacks and refreshments
Harvey's U-pick Farm - blueberries, chestnuts, raspberries (Spring, red), raspberries (Autumn, red), strawberries
2651 15 Mile Road
Tekonsha, MI 49092
Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October. Strawberries: June 8 through the first of July. Summer Red Raspberries: July 5 through the first of August; Blueberries July 10 through August. Fall red raspberries: August to first hard frost. Chestnuts: through the month of October.
Gull Meadow Farms - apples, pumpkins, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
8854 Gull Road
Richland, MI 49083.
Crops are usually available in September, October. Pumpkins, apples, wagon rides, corn maze, and all kids activities open from early September until Halloween.
St. Joseph County:
Burda's Berry Farm - strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, blackberries, currants and gooseberries
20095 M 60
Three Rivers, MI 49093
U-pick strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, blackberries, currants and gooseberries available.
For a complete listing of UPick berry farms Where You Live check out www.pickyourown.org
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