The Best Places To Pick Apples And Pumpkins Near NYC

#1 TWIN STAR ORCHARDS (NEW PALTZ, NY; 1.75 HOURS FROM NYC)

Less than two hours from the city, you’ll find a little slice of apple-scented heaven in the form of this idyllic spot, the upstate sibling to Bushwick’s Brooklyn Cider House. The orchard grows several sustainably farmed varieties, including Macoun, Jonagold and Empire. After filling an “ugly apples taste better” tote bag, stick around for wood-fired pizza and free hard cider tastings. See full article.