Fall in the Berkshires just wouldn't be fall without a trip to the local pumpkin patch where one can find anything from corn mazes and hayrides to bounce houses and horseback riding. We've gathered a list of pumpkin patches in Berkshire County to help guide you towards the fun they offer. If you have a favorite to add, please feel free to email it to email@example.com.
Pumpkin Patches & Corn Mazes
Bartlett’s Orchard, 575 Swamp Road, Richmond: Pumpkins, gourds and squash for sale. (413) 698-2559, bartlettsorchard.com.
Howden Farm, 303 Rannapo Road, Sheffield: U-pick Pumpkins, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (413) 229-8481 or howdenfarm.com.
Ioka Valley Farm, 3475 Route 43, Hancock: Pick Your Own Pumpkins and Uncle Don’s Barnyard Fun, featuring free hayrides on the “Giant Pumpkin” wagon, or in the “Haunted House” to the Pumpkin Patch, pumpkin slingshots, playground, paint-your-own pumpkin racers and more, 10am – 5:30 p.m. (weekends only). Pumpkin prices vary; fees for some activities. (413) 738-5915 or iokavalleyfarm.com.
Riiska Brook Orchard, 101 New Hartford Road, Sandisfield: Pumpkins for Sale, (413) 258-4761.
Taft Farms, 119 Park St. North, Great Barrington: Pumpkin, gourds and squash for sale. Corn maze for kids open 9 a.m.-5 p.m., (413) 528-1515 or taftfarms.com.
Mountain View Farm, Old Cheshire Road, Lanesborough: Pick Your Own Pumpkins, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Monday-Friday) and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday). (413) 445-7642 or mountainviewfarm.org.
Whitney’s Farm Market & Country Gardens, 1775 South State Road, Cheshire: PumpkinFest begins September 24th- October 31st. Fridays 1-5 p.m., Saturdays & Sundays 11 a.m.-5 p.m. (Weather permitting). U-Pick Pumpkins, Haunted Corn Maze, and Dairy Bar will be open! Private Hayrides available. Masks are required to enter the farm and the pumpkin patch. Hand washing is required before entering the U-Pick pumpkin patch. Admission to the maze is $7 for unlimited trips. (413) 442-4749 or whitneysfarm.com.
Windy Hill Farm, 686 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington: Pumpkins for Sale. (413) 298-3217 or windyhillfarminc.com.