Seven Ponds Orchard
65 Seven Ponds Rd. Water Mill, NY 631-726-8015
PUMPKINS 69 cents
Corn maze: $8. This 3-acre, themeless corn maze is great for 10 and younger. A 1-acre pumpkin patch is nearby. Maze admission includes unlimited visits, a hayride and the toy land.
Apples: Dwarf apple trees are easy for kids to reach, and red Radio Flyer wagons are available for carting your apples back from the orchards.
VARIETIES Ginger Gold, Gala, Macintosh, Macoun, Honeycrisp, Empire, Cortland, Red Delicious, Golden Delicious, Cameo, Fuji, Granny Smith, Snow Sweet (sweet, crispy, similar to a Honeycrisp), Jonagold, $1.79 a pound.
This 14-acre patch offers both on-the-vine and off-the-vine pumpkins, gourds and winter squashes. The field is replenished regularly from off-site patches. Once you have your ideal pumpkin or gourd, visit the corn maze ($8) and activity area where you can enjoy such activities as mini John Deere tractors rides and a wooden toy land.Hours: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, open through the end of November