Sweet, delicious and nutritious, peaches are the perfect summer fruit. Bring home the freshest, best tasting peaches by visiting one of these local farms and picking your own!
28700 Main Road, Cutchogue
Wickham's Fruit Farm on the beautiful Peconic Bay is a piece of Long Island history. At 300 acres it is one of the largest farms on the North Fork and much of the farm dates back to 1661. Its fruit is grown on some of the “oldest continually cultivated land in the country.”
Wickham’s Fruit Farm offers u-pick for peaches Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Don’t want to pick your own? Visit the farm stand, open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. for fruit, vegetables, gourmet cheeses and baked goods.
812 Sound Avenue, Calverton
This family farm (LI’s first pick-your-own farm!) is in its fourth generation. Lewin Farms has u-pick crops throughout the spring, summer and fall and in the winter you can cut your own Christmas tree at its Baiting Hollow nursery. August, however, is the time for peaches, as well as raspberries, blueberries, currents, gooseberries and blackberries.
U-pick fields are usually open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. but hours may change due to limited quantities or weather conditions. Call (631) 929-4327 to confirm daily schedule.
Lewin Farms also has a farm stand open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. every day except Tuesday.
3810 Middle Country Road, Calverton