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Gulick's Orchard

6317 Kaylor Road

Bangor, PA

 

 

Established 1854

 


For More Pictures Click HERE

Hours of operation:

Monday - Friday 1:00 to 5:00 PM

Saturday - Sunday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Labor day (Sept 2) 9AM - Noon

Columbus Day (Oct 14) 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

 

Directions to the Orchard:

Click here for directions from anywhere.

The Belvidere/Riverton bridge reconstruction is now complete fully open for use.

 

Pick Your Own And

Pre-Picked Apples Available.

 

 

 

 

Instructions for pick your own apples:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule of Fruit Availability

For Year 2013:

2013 season we will have limited amounts and times for pick your own apples.

Thank you in advance for your understanding in this matter.

(we are a farm not a factory and mother nature rules)
Please note: There are limited amounts and if we run low we will close the orchard early.

 

Pick Your Own Schedule

 Fruit

 Dates available

Pick your own Time

McIntosh Apples

Sept 6
Sept 7
Sept 8

1PM - 5PM
10AM - 5PM
10AM - 5PM

Cortland Apples

Sept 20
Sept 21

1PM - 5PM
10AM - 5PM

Empire Apples

Sept 27
Sept 28
Sept 29

1PM - 5PM
10AM - 5PM
10AM - 5PM

Red Delicious Apples

Oct 4
Oct 5
Oct 6

1PM - 5PM
10AM - 5PM
10AM - 5PM

 

Varieties of apples in ripening order
available for sale in the market

 Fruit

Apples In Store Date

Pick your own

Gala Apples

 

No

McIntosh Apples

 

YES

Liberty Apples  

No

Cortland Apples

Sept 20

Yes

Jonathan Apples

Sept 20

No

Empire Apples

Sept 27

YES

Red Delicious Apples

Oct 4

YES

Yellow (Golden) Delicious Apples

Oct 11

No

Mutsu(Crispin) Apples

Oct 11

No

Ida Red Apples

Oct 18

No

Winesap Apples

Oct 25

No

Granny Smith Apples

Oct 30

No

Fuji Apples

Oct 30

No

Note: Macoun apples no longer available because these trees are too mature to produce acceptable fruit. Sorry for the inconvenience.

 

 

Pick your own apples will only include McIntosh, Empire, and Red Delicious.

pick your own pricing:

$1.10 per pound for first 10 pounds,

$0.95 per pound above the initial 10 pounds.

 

 

 

Quick Apple Reference Chart:

Type of Apple

Description

Good for baking

Cortland

 

YES

Empire

Sweet, Tart,

Juicy & Crisp

YES

Gala

Sweet & Rich Flavor

NO

Granny Smith

Tart & Crisp

YES

Ida Red

Tart

YES

Jonathan

Tart & distinct

YES

McIntosh

 

YES

Red Delicious

Sweet & Juicy

NO

Winesap

Mildly Tart

YES

Yellow Delicious

Mellow & tender

YES



Click here for the Morning Call article highlighting the farm complete with video clip.

Click here for more information about the farm (agmap.psu.edu).