PUMPKIN PATCHING, APPLE PICKING, CORN MAZING, LEAF BLOWING ~ IT’S FALL!
It’s that time of year again. We pull our Fall sweaters out and start dressing in layers. We hope for a cloudless clear sky and switch our iced coffees back to hot.
Yes, it’s Fall in Bergen County… Ready or Not.
So, how about some ideas to keep the gloom at bay and keep the family fun alive?
There’s no better way to enjoy a fall day with the kids than to visit a farm, take a hayride, pick some pumpkins and enjoy the great outdoors. You don’t have to head to the wilds of Sussex County or Upstate New York to experience these autumn pleasures.
Here’s a closer look at farms that offer hayrides and more, right here in Bergen County:
We have a list ready to go …. so let’s go!
Have you been to:
Abma’s Farm Market, Wyckoff
This popular Wyckoff farm features open hayrides and pony rides on Saturdays, strolls through the pumpkin patch and fresh apple cider. Look for the scarecrows and feed the farm animals. Reservations for hayrides are suggested. No reservations needed for open hayrides. Call 201-891-0278, ext. 4 for more information.
Or perhaps a trip out to:
Secor Farms, Mahwah
There are hayrides to the pumpkin field where children and adults alike can pick their own pumpkins. There is also a hay maze for children and a petting zoo. Call 201-529-2595 for more information. www.secorfarms.com
Maybe this is more your speed:
DePiero’s Country Farm, Montvale
DiPiero’s has been serving the folks in Bergen County since 1924. Hayrides and pumpkin picking available Monday through Friday afternoons until closing. Weekends 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Call 201-391-4576 for more information. www.depieros.com
Or check out:
Demarest Farms, Hillsdale
Reservations are required for weekday hayrides between 9:30 am and 3 pm, with a minimum of 10 people. No reservations are required on
the weekends, when rides begin at 10 am and go until 4:30 pm. Call 201-666-0472 for more information.
Or head on over to:
D’Angelo Farms, Dumont
Let your child enjoy his or her birthday party at D’Angelo Farms, where pumpkin picking and painting, hayrides and pony rides, a teepee and a hay maze are all part of the fun. Pizza and beverages are included in the $23 cost per child. Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts are also welcome. For reservations, call 201-385-7788. www.dangelofarms.com
OK, YOU HAVE RECEIVED YOUR FUN TIME MARCHING ORDERS… GO FOURTH AND HAVE FUN!
HAPPY FALL DAYS AND EARLY DARK NIGHTS. ENJOY!
The Adler Home Team