Go fruit picking near by!
Make a fun day and try out one of our local You Pick farms in North Texas.
Picking fresh fruit and produce is a fun way to get outside and get real food!
A You-Pick or Pick-Your-Own farm operation is a type of farm is where the emphasis is on customers doing the harvesting themselves. It’s the best way to go fruit picking nearby.
A you-pick farm might be preferred by people who like to select fresh, high quality, vine-ripened produce and berries themselves at lower prices or even beautiful Texas Tulips during a short season in March
There are so many to choose from and include a variety of options to create a family-fun day around Dallas, Collin County, Plano and throughout Texas!
Texas is home to so many you-pick farms and a new recommendation or two are on our list.
It’s a great thing to do when we have nice weather in the spring and early summer and is a great option as a Cheap things to do
Here’s a list of some places around Texas that have everything from berry picking farms, fruit to pecans.
Some are a drive so it would be a full day of traveling and picking.
Make sure you call ahead and check online for each place as they might close for weather or be out of season.
Farms Close to Dallas
O’Neal Berry Farm – 7726 CR 2580, Royse City, TX – go early as they usually close once it’s picked out, which is usually lunchtime. Blackberries are their jam!
Pecan Creek Strawberry Farm 12141 Foutch Road, Pilot Point, TX – A pick your own strawberry farm located in Pilot Point. Opens in April.
Henrietta Creek Apple Orchard : Pick your own Peaches – Updates are posted when available. Apples: Mid Sept through Mid- Oct – Updates are also posted when available. Roanoke, TX. 14255 Old Denton Rd, Roanoke, TX 76262 (817) 439-3202
Open: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9am to 5pm Cafe Hours Friday, Saturday, Sunday 11am to 3pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates.
Demases Farm – pick your own strawberries in Boyd, TX. More info.
Alford Family Farm – pick strawberries and irises in Emory TX. More info.
Swanzy’s Backyard Garden: A personal backyard garden in the area. No pesticides are used, pecans, tomatoes, other vegetables, U-pick and already picked. 5438 County Road 929, Nevada, TX 75173. Phone: 214-701-1939. Email: email@example.com.
Sunnyvale Pecan Orchard: 137 Rebecca Rd, Sunnyvale, TX 75182 This orchard offering pick-your-own pecans is open seasonally, by appointment only. (972) 226-1251
Blasé Farms: 1232 E Fork Rd, Rockwall, TX 75087 Pick your own blueberries (972) 772-3645 (end of May through the beginning of July)
Hidden Honey Farm: 7241 FM1387, Waxahachie, TX 75167 (817) 900-3276 Strawberries, eggs, and honey for sale.
Larken Farms Orchard: 3653 Greathouse Rd, Waxahachie, TX 75167 A variety of fresh peaches starting in April through July.
Jenkins Farms: 269 CR 1600, Ravenna, TX, 75476 903-583-2220 blackberries, plums, and peaches (daily June and July)
Ham Orchards: 11939 Co Rd 309, Terrell, TX 75161 (972) 524-2028 Fresh peaches since 1979! They also have a complete farm market store and offer hot BBQ food for sale and a patio to eat out. Their season is mid May – mid August and they’re open 9am – 5pm. Closed Sundays.
R&C Dairy & Farmstead: 40 Crossroads Rd, Collinsville, TX 76233 Seasonal fruits and veggies, grass-fed beef, eggs, goat milk, and other bakery items.
Good Earth Organics: 8571 FM272, Celeste, TX 75423 903) 496-2070 A family farm that is just north of McKinney that offers fresh organic produce and grass-fed beef. Pick your own strawberries beginning in March. Open Wednesday and Saturday, 9AM-4PM
Echo Springs Blueberry Farm 7235 Farm to Market 607 N, Murchison, TX 75778 (903) 852-5277 Mid May is know for the best season. They have the reputation for Texas’ finest Blackberries & Blueberries!
Storm Farm 3010 S Bowen Rd, Arlington, TX 76016 (817) 469-8704 Pick your own strawberries!
Walkers Berries: 2933 FM 274, Ravenna, TX 75476 (903) 583-2907 Picking begins June! Check their Facebook page for more updates.
Wild Berry Farm– all types of berries and they are a very family-friendly place: 905 Crawford Rd, Sadler, TX 76264 (903) 564-5206 A real working farm! **UPDATE – no more u-pick, farm open for purchases**
Majestic Farms: 433 Hill County Road 1306, Whitney, TX 76692 (817) 648-2821 Peaches, plums, pears, and more plus a full market! Call for updates.
Wolfe Pen Creek Farm: 403 Katy St., Lone Oak, Texas 214-697-9601. Seasonal fruit and a farmers market
H Strawberry Farm – Strawberries. 1132 US-69 North, Greenville, TX 75401. Phone: (682) 240-1789. Open: April – May Wednesday 9am – 5pm or until they pick out Saturday 9am – 5pm or until they pick out Sunday 9am – 5pm or until they pick out.
Fall Creek Farms – Uses natural growing practices, peaches, strawberries, Honey from hives on the farm, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
6920 Fall Creek Hwy., Granbury, TX 76049. Phone: 817-910-9232. Email: TheCrisps@UpickTX.com. Open: Call for picking times.
Price Farms – beans, corn (sweet), cucumbers, melons, peppers, pumpkins, summer squash, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, watermelons, U-pick and already picked, concessions / refreshment stand, school tours. 142 Hill County Road 2401 North, Whitney, TX 76692. Phone: (254) 707-7099. Alternate Phone: (254) 707-7299. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Please call or message before coming, open 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm daily, weather permitting; Other times are by prearranged appointment.
Aunt Sue’s Barn: 13700 N County Line Rd, Ponder, TX 76259 (214) 546-7416. Locally grown cut flowers.
Cartermere Farms: 8436 Co Rd 134, Celina, TX 75009 (214) 707-8029 Organic eggs, chicken, lamb, beef, and produce.
Texas Strawberryville Farm Urban farm in Poteet, TX.
Pure Land Organic Farm: 7505 Co Rd 201, McKinney, TX 75071 (469) 795-8585 Pick your own fresh fruits and veggies right out of the soil! Starting in May depending on the produce.
Now that we have all the you-pick farms for you in North Texas for you which one are you going to try first?!
Do you like to eat healthily? Be sure and check out all the places where you can shop for healthy foods in Collin County.