Minnetonka Orchards

Best Places To Go Apple Picking Near MinnesotaOctober means beer fests and apple picking. Yes, apple picking time is here, and friends and families are filling their baskets. But the fall fests, as well as tree-ripened apples, bring visitors to these orchards.
Best Places For Apple Picking In MinnesotaWhen the leaves change color and the air cools away from the high temperatures of summer, picking apples is a tradition in Minnesota. Pack up the family and head out to one of these Minnesota orchards.
Local Apple Orchard Suffers 90% Crop LossThe apple season is underway in Minnesota. Some of the favorites, like sweetango or honeycrips, are ready for the picking at local orchards. But you may have noticed the harvest is a couple of weeks behind schedule. And Craig Schaper of Minnetonka Orchards says the search to find fruit without any flaws is a difficult task. "It's devastating. I mean, this is what you pray for not to happen,” Schaper said. “You know, this is first time in 36 years that we've really been hit hard."
Best Outdoor Fall Dates In MinnesotaFall foliage and cool temperatures sound like the perfect time for an outdoor date in Minnesota.
Best Labor Day Weekend Events For Kids In MinnesotaLook to these events in Minnesota on Labor Day weekend to have some fun with the family during those last warm days.
Best Places To Go Apple Picking This Fall Near The Twin CitiesThe quintessential fall activity for families, friends and tourists is apple picking. Have fun with the family this fall and go apple picking at any of these great orchards.