U-Pick - Blakes Farms
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Come pick your own
produce at Blake's!

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CIDER MILL: 8:00AM – 5:00PM (Sunday closes at 4:45pm)

BIG APPLE: 8:00AM – 5:00PM

ALMONT: 9:00AM – 5:00PM

As one of the first u-pick orchards in Michigan, we pride ourselves on offering the freshest produce around. Pack up the family and head out to one of Blake’s 3 locations to pick fruit and vegetables here on the property. Some locations may have different offerings so be sure to check availability below.



Customers will drive their car into the orchard to pick produce.

Pricing at checkout is approximated by bag fullness, produce will not be weighed to reduce contact.

We require a minimum of $20.00 of produce per car for U-pick.

No pets or picnicking allowed on the farm

Available for U-Pick

U-pick offerings vary by locations, check below for more details.



MCINTOSH (Cider Mill and Big Apple)
JONATHAN (Cider Mill and Big Apple)
GALA (Cider Mill and Big Apple)
CORTLAND (Cider Mill)
EMPIRE (Cider Mill and Big Apple )
RED DELICIOUS (Cider Mill and Big Apple )
GOLDEN DELICIOUS (Cider Mill and Big Apple )
JONAGOLD (Cider Mill and Big Apple )


Multiple Locations +
Carving Pumpkins
Big Apple
Multiple Locations +
Bell Peppers
Multiple Locations +
Pie Pumpkins
Multiple Locations +
Round Tomatoes
Multiple Locations +
Roma Tomatoes
Multiple Locations +
Grape Tomatoes
Multiple Locations +
Multiple Locations +
Hot Peppers
Orchard & Cider Mill
Zucchini & Yellow Squash

U-Pick Locations

Blake's Big Apple
71485 North Avenue,
Armada, MI 48005
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Blake's Orchard & Cider Mill
17985 Armada Center Road,
Armada, MI 48005
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  • All Blake’s employees will go through a daily health screening at the beginning of each shift
  • All Blake’s employees will be wearing masks
  • Customers will not be required to wear a mask while picking or on wagon rides as we will be outside in open air
  • Capacity will be limited on each wagon ride to ensure proper social distancing
  • Additional hand sanitation and hand wash station have been place in the u-pick areas
  • Customers will receive new clean containers and bags to pick fresh produce
  • Blake’s will staff field monitors to ensure proper social distancing in designated u-pick areas
  • Increased sanitation of all common areas on the property