Fall is one of the best seasons for so many reasons. The crisp, cold air. The hoodies and beanies. The comfort food. And, of course, all of the autumn-centric activities. No Fall season is complete without a trip to a pumpkin patch or cider mill, and for residents of our Woodbury apartments, you’ll be delighted to know that there are some fantastic, festive places nearby. From the little ones to the wise ones in the family, these pumpkin patches and cider mills near City Walk at Woodbury have something for everyone.
Aamodt’s Apple Farm
An apple farm, cider mill, bakery, and store, Aamodt’s Apple Farm is the mecca for all things “fall” and “apples.” Located less than 15 minutes from our apartments in Woodbury, you can pick your own apples, take a train ride, visit the goat farm, and taste wine and ciders—all in one place. Don’t forget to stop by the bakery for food and treats like apple pies, donuts, brats, apple salsa, and more. Visit the Aamodt’s Apple Farm website for all the details you need.
Pine Tree Apple Orchard
Not only are they famous for their insanely delicious baked goods, but Pine Tree Apple Orchard has a ton of fun activities happening during the fall season. Pick your own pumpkin, get lost in the corn maze, walk in the orchard, or watch live music—it’s all happening here. There will also be the Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic, the largest non-celebrity tennis event in the nation, and the proceeds go to the cancer research program at Children’s Minnesota. Learn more about the Pine Tree Apple Orchard on their website.
Just seven minutes from our apartments in Woodbury is Schiltgen Farms—your go-to destination for a pumpkin-picking experience. The farm grows over 40 varieties of pumpkins in different shapes and sizes. They also grow squash, gourds, corn, straw, and lots more. You can learn more about what else they’re offering at the Schiltgen Farms website.
Family-owned and operated, Afton Apple is an orchard boasting over 250 acres of apples, strawberries, raspberries, pumpkins, flowers, and more. During the fall months, you and your family will have a blast picking pumpkins, sunflowers, apples, corn, berries, and squash. There is also a 15-acre corn maze, tractor displays, magic shows, and more. Find all the details on the Afton Apple website.
Whistling Well Farm
Pick your pumpkins, apples, and flowers at Whistling Well Farm. Open since 1972, this beloved farm has a pumpkin patch, store, and food/bakery with goods like hot dogs, pies, and other yummy treats. Learn more about hours, events, the produce, and more on the Whistling Well Farm website.
Fall is the kick-off for all the fun festivals and activities, and there are so many happening nearby! Stop by City Walk at Woodbury today to tour our gorgeous property.