Woodside Orchards (Jamesport)
116 Manor Lane Jamesport, NY 631-722-5770
U-pick apples: $15 for a peck bag (10-14 pounds). Hard Cider Tastings: Tasting: $6 a tasting; $7 pint, $12 for 32-ounce growler, $18 for 64-ounce growler.Description:
VARIETIES: 27 varieties, including Gala, Yellow Delicious, Empire, Jonagold, Braeburn, Cortland, Mutsu, Arkansas Black and Granny Smith. Check website for availability.
In addition to apples, hard cider tastings daily ($6) and growlers available for purchase ($11-$17). It regularly offers four varieties of hard cider — traditional, traditional sweet, raspberry and cinnamon, plus special seasonal varieties. "Making hard cider was a natural extension of the season," says Bob Gammon, who owns the orchard with brother Scott Gammon. "Cider tasting, baked goods and other things just add to the apple-picking experience." Offers fresh-baked goods such as doughnuts, cookies and pies.Hours:
Summer: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily. FALL: 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Mid-September through October 31 and Columbus Day