Suffolk County Long Island: Apple Picking

Please note, this article was originally written in 2010 so the details should be checked by the individual farms to confirm they still have apple picking dates.
It’s that colorful time of the year here in Suffolk County Long Island as apple season approaches.  Please call ahead before visiting any orchard and confirm their hours of operation.

Baiting Hollow Farms

830 Sound Avenue
Calverton, NY 11933 Phone: (631) 929-6439

Davis Peach Farm

Wading River/Calverton


 (call for directions)

$20 for 2 bags up to 10 people

Lewin Farms

830 Sound Avenue
Calverton, NY
Phone: (631) 929-4327
Open:  Daily, 9:00am. to 5:00pm
Directions: Lewin Farms is located on eastern Long Island (Sound Ave.Wading River N.Y.). Directions from the Long Island Expressway: Exit 68 NORTH ( William Floyd Pky.) to the end. Make a right (route 25A). Proceed east to the third traffic light make a left (gas station on corner) onto Sound Ave. Lewin Farms is approximately 3/4 of a mile on the right side.

Richters Orchards

RFD 1 Pulaski Rd Box 1300
Northport, NY 11768

Phone: (516) 261-1980

Seven Ponds Orchard

65 Seven Ponds Road
Water Mill, NY 11976

Phone: (631) 726-8015
Open: July – November; Daily, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm.
Directions: Take 27 east to the sixth light past the end of the divided sunrise highway. At the sixth light go left onto David’s Whites Lane and bear right onto Seven Ponds Road. The orchard is 500′ up on the left.

Wickham’s Fruit Farm Route 25
Cutchogue, NY 11935

Phone: (631) 734-6441
Apple picking hours are 9am – 4pm Mon -Sat. Closed on Sunday.
Directions: Long Island Expressway East to the Exit #73.  Continue east on Route 58 (which becomes Route 25) for 14 miles (no turns). Wickham’s Fruit Farm is on the right side after the red light in Cutchogue.
Website: And More…Central Suffolk

Albert H. Schmitt & Sons, 6 Bagatelle Road, Melville, NY (LIE Exit 50), 631-549-1159


Benner’s Farm, 56 Gnarled Road, Setauket, NY 631-689-8172

665-5411631-Blvd., Bay Shore, NY  ManatuckFarms, 1624  Brightwaters


Colonial Springs Farm and Nursery, 201 Main Ave., Wheatley Heights, NY 631-643-4829 
F & W Schmitt Brothers Farm, Old Walt Whitman Road, Melville, NY 631-423-5693 


Gramma’s Flower Cottage, 2891 Montauk Hwy, Brookhaven, 631-730-6264
May’s Farm Stand, Route 25A, Wading River, NY 631-929-6654
White Post Farms, 250 Old Country Road, Melville, NY 631-351-9373  



Compiled from outside sources…please check with each farm/orchard to confirm all information.