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BERRY PICKING Chiles Peach Orchard (Crozet)

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Pick your own strawberries late-April through early-June, peaches mid-June through mid-September and apples mid-August through mid-November. Plus indulge in baked goods and homemade ice cream. 434-823-1583, chilespeachorchard.com

Gold Hill Blueberry Farm (Unionville) Come pick blueberries July through August, and check out the other items grown on the farm as well. 540-222-7954, facebook.com/Gold-Hill-Blueberry-Farm

Henley Orchard **Critzer Family Farm (Afton) Apples .......... July–November Blackberries .. June–August Blueberries .... June–August Cherries ....... June Grapes .......... August–October Peaches ........ July–August Raspberries ... June–October Strawberries .. April–June

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Pick your own strawberries in May and June, cherries in June and July, blackberries and raspberries in mid-July and a selection of vegetables throughout the summer and fall. 540-456-4772, critzerfamilyfarm.com See ad at right.

Dickie Brothers Orchard (Roseland) Pick your own blackberries in mid-July and honey crisp apples from August to September. Pre-picked peaches, plums and nectarines will be available in August. 434-277-5516, dickiebrothers.com

Pick your own nectarines and peaches beginning mid-June and lasting through August. Apple picking season starts in July and runs through October. 434-823-7848, henleysorchard.com

Hill Top Berry Farm and Winery (Nellysford) Pick several varieties of thornless blackberries mid-July through August at this berry winery, and don’t forget to visit the annual Blackberry Festival and Music Festival. Open daily 11am– 5pm. 434-361-1266, hilltopberrywine.com

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