U-Pick - Blake Farms
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U-PICK APPLES NOW AVAILABLE

U-PICK CLOSED FOR THE SEASON


 

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.

RULES:

Customers will drive their car into the orchard.

We require a minimum of $20.00 of produce PER CAR for U-pick.

No pets or picnicking allowed on the farm

HOURS:

Blake’s Cider Mill

*CLOSES FOR THE SEASON 

Big Apple and Blake’s Backyard

*CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

 

HOW U-PICK WORKS

  1. Visit us at any one of our three locations
  2. Upon arrival, follow signs for U-Pick.
  3. Receive U-Pick container (outside containers not permitted)
  4. Staff is always on hand to notify you of the best picking locations!
  5. Upon departure, produce are weighed and paid for

WHAT TO BRING

Wondering what to bring for a day of picking at Blake’s? Below are some suggestions that may make your day more comfortable. 

  • Wide Brim Hat / Rain Coat (whichever is applicable)
  • Sunscreen
  • Outdoor or garden shoes
  • Bottled water


Available for U-Pick

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

 

U-PICK APPLES

Jonagold 

Jonathan

Empire 

Red Rome

Braeburn 

Ida Red 

Cameo

Fuji

Evercrisp

Granny Smith

Winesap

Golden Russett

Northern Spy

Gold Rush

Multiple Locations +
Herbs

Thyme, Oregano, Sweet Basil, Curly Parsley, Italian Parsley, Cilantro, Sage & Dill

Multiple Locations +
Sunflowers
Multiple Locations +
Cut Flowers
Multiple Locations +
HOT & SWEET PEPPERS
Multiple Locations +
Pie Pumpkins
Multiple Locations +
Carving Pumpkins
Multiple Locations +
Radishes
Big Apple
Sweet Corn
Multiple Locations +
Cabbage

U-Pick Locations

Blake's Big Apple
Address:
71485 North Avenue,
Armada, MI 48005
Phone:
(586) 784-9710
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Blake's Orchard & Cider Mill
Address:
17985 Armada Center Road,
Armada, MI 48005
Phone:
(586) 784-5343
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Blake's Backyard (Almont)
Address:
5600 Van Dyke,
Almont, MI 48003
Phone:
(810) 798-3251
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