Buffalo Grove and Neighboring
Buffalo Grove does not have any apple orchard. Fortunately there are many orchards
in Lake County of driving distance.
Apple Orchards Nearest Buffalo Grove
These orchards tend to be crowded over the weekend.
Distance from Buffalo Grove:
To avoid the crowd, come early or drive farther.
Last update: 09/13/14
Buffalo Grove: Take Your Pick!
The Daily Herald has issued its 2015 guide to u-pick orchards nearest to
the Chicagoland Northwest suburbs. Read the guide, subscribe to the newspaper, call
the orchards and let's go picking!-- From Daily Herald
Picking apples right off the trees is a cherished fall tradition in Illinois.
Find the following varieties from the local farms:
Besides apple pickings, many farms offer additional activities for the whole family:
Akane, Arkansas Black, Ashmead's Kernel, Banana Apple, Blushing Gold, Braeburn,
Cameo, Crispin, Cortland, Cox Orange Pippin,
Early Crisp, Elstar, Empire, Fuji,
Gala, Ginger Gold, Gold Rush, Golden Delicious, Golden Pearmain, Granny Smith,
Haralson, Honeycrisp, Jona Free, Jonagold, Jonamac, Jonathan, Liberty, Lurared,
Mac Free, McIntosh, Melrose, Molly's Delicious, Mutsu, Nova Mac,
Ozark Gold, Paula Red, Pink Lady, Prima,
Red Delicious, Red Free, Rome, Spartan, Stabrite, Stayman, Suncrisp, Sweet 16,
Tsugaru, Ultra Earli, William's Pride, Winesap
We have pinned many pictures from the Illinois orchards in our photo album.
We have also collected the locations of many orchards mentioned below in our custom map.
Horse-drawn hayrides, kids petting zoos, concession stands, farmer's market, weekend festivals, live music, grilling events and more.
Please call or visit the orchards' web sites for apple picking schedule.
In general, orchards nearer Chicago charge more.
All distances are calculated from Chicago.
|32 mi: ||Apples On Oak -- varieties and picking times, Lockport, IL |
|49 mi: ||Ziegler's Orchard, Grayslake, IL |
|56 mi: ||Gould's Cider Mill, cider and apple pressing, Elburn, IL|
|59 mi: ||Prairie Sky Orchard -- apples, Union, IL |
|62 mi: ||Meadowmoor Orchard -- apple resources, Woodstock|
|62 mi: ||Woodstock Country Orchard -- apple varieties, Woodstock, IL|
|62 mi: ||Homestead Orchard -- apples, Woodstock, IL|
|62 mi: ||All Season Apple Orchard -- apple pickings, Woodstock, IL|
|62 mi: ||More Than Delicious Orchard -- picking and pricing, Woodstock, IL|
|62 mi: ||Lang's Orchard -- varieties, Woodstock, IL|
|63 mi: ||Honey Hill Orchard -- ripening schedule, Waterman, IL|
|63 mi: ||Knutson's Country Harvest -- u-pick orchard, Newark, IL|
|64 mi: ||Kuipers Family Farm -- apple orchard, Maple Park, IL|
|64 mi: ||Pine Apple Acres, Huntley, IL|
|66 mi: ||Kishwaukee Ridge Orchard, Kingston, IL|
|69 mi: ||Plank Road Orchard, Sycamore, IL |
|70 mi: ||Jonamac Orchards -- pick your own, Malta, IL|
|72 mi: ||Trimble Run Orchard, Kirkland, IL|
|74 mi: ||Royal Oak Farm Orchard -- u-pick info, Harvard, IL|
|76 mi: ||Valley Orchard -- apple information, Cherry Valley, IL|
|86 mi: ||Curran's Apple Farm -- apple info, Rockford, IL|
|102 mi: ||Henak Orchard, Tonica, IL|
|106 mi: ||Boggio Little Mountain Orchard -- u-pick apples and pumpkins, Granville, IL|
|123 mi: ||Schneider's Orchard, Henry, IL|
|133 mi: ||Curtis Orchard -- apples ready now, Champaign, IL|
|142 mi: ||Partridge Point Orchard -- apple harvest time, Metamora, IL|
|147 mi: ||Wainwright Orchard, Hillsdale, IL|
|149 mi: ||Tanner's Orchard -- apple harvest calendar, Speer, IL|
|163 mi: ||Apple Blossom Farm -- not open in 2013, Peoria, IL|
|189 mi: ||Morans Orchard, Trilla, IL|
|189 mi: ||Okaw Valley Fruit Farm -- apple varieties, Sullivan, IL|
|193 mi: ||Christ Orchard -- pick your own apples, Elmwood, IL|
|202 mi: ||Jefferies Orchard -- seasonal notebook, Springfield, IL|
|223 mi: ||Harmony Hill Orchard, Virgnia, IL|
|226 mi: ||Grissom Lost Creek Orchard, Greenup, IL|
|233 mi: ||Twin Brook Farm, Stronghurst, IL|
|249 mi: ||C & J Orchards, Shobonier, IL|
|262 mi: ||Malham Orchards, Carlinville, IL|
|262 mi: ||Brooms Orchard -- apple harvest schedule, Carlinville, IL|
|266 mi: ||Schwartz Orchard in Mt. Vernon -- what's in season, Dix, IL|
|267 mi: ||Doll's Orchard, Pocahontas, IL|
|267 mi: ||Schwartz Orchard in Centralia -- what's in season, Centralia, IL|
|268 mi: ||Ackles Orchard, Pittsfield, IL|
|271 mi: ||Mills Apple Farm -- apples, Marine, IL|
|285 mi: ||Joe Ringhausen Orchard, Jerseyville, IL|
|287 mi: ||McAdams Apple Orchard, Brighton, IL|
|287 mi: ||Sugar Creek Orchard, Trenton, IL|
|311 mi: ||Fortschneider Orchard, Brussels, IL|
|311 mi: ||Hagen Family Orchard, Brussels, IL|
|313 mi: ||Eckert's Country Store & Farms -- apple ripening schedule, Belleville, IL|
|329 mi: ||Flamm Orchards, Cobden, IL|
|346 mi: ||Rendleman Orchard -- apple varieties, Alto Pass, IL|
|350 mi: ||Guten Tag Orchard, Chester, IL|
Last update: 09/09/15
Listings of Indiana orchards near the Illinois border.
Last update: 09/08/15
Listings of Wisconsin orchards near the Illinois border.
|66 mi: ||Apple Holler -- orchard apple, Sturtevant, WI|
|67 mi: ||Hafs Road Orchard -- apples in season, Genoa City, WI|
|73 mi: ||Harvest Time Orchard -- pick-your-own schedule, Twin Lakes, WI|
|73 mi: ||Oriole Springs Orchard, Twin Lakes, WI|
|76 mi: ||Brightonwoods Orchard -- heirloom apple varieties, Burlington, WI|
|79 mi: ||Ela Orchard -- apples and pears, Rochester, WI|
Last update: 09/08/15
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Last update: 09/05/13
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