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Blue Jay Orchards

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Family managed and with style and heart

We came up here for the day with the family from Long Island, NY and so glad we did. The family... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eric F
Kings Park, New York
via mobile
Great for Apple picking and fresh donuts

The Apple picking was fun with the family and they also have tractor rides. The also have a farm... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Newtown, Connecticut
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies”(12 reviews)
“apple picking”(15 reviews)
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125 Plumtrees Rd, Bethel, CT 06801-3102
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came up here for the day with the family from Long Island, NY and so glad we did. The family that manages this farm has such experience and warmth that they share it with all. You can go on hayrides and pick apples and...More

Thank Eric F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Apple picking was fun with the family and they also have tractor rides. The also have a farm store which sells fresh made cider donuts which are amazing.

Thank fcoda10
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Blue Jays is such a nice place to pick your own apples, the kids love it and the store is chock full of unique and wonderful food items. Two items that you must try : Their Apple cider donuts... and they have a "white" honey...More

1  Thank David A
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Always a great place to visit for Apple picking or purchasing at the store, the pies, apple cider and apple cider donuts are good too!

Thank richarddT1439HI
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Blue Jay Orchards is set in Bethel CT. Pretty location. Scenic. Very busy pre-Halloween through Thanksgiving. Offers homemade pies & goodies, several types of apples, & pumpkins. Great pies! Disappointed that the Pumpkin Patch was just a corral of pre-picked pumpkins. Just expected that these...More

Thank Ann R
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I was so happy to get the chance to visit Blue Jay Orchards on a recent trip to Connecticut. I remember as a child, we would get our apples here every fall! This visit brought back such great memories! Beautiful place and wonderful apples!

Thank Tricia G
Reviewed 18 October 2017

My husband wanted Matsu apples and we found Blue Jay Orchards on the web. This is a great country store with many varieties of apples. They also have a bakery with different pies and baked goods. We purchased apples and apple crisp. The woman behind...More

Thank Jeri1955
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Nice place to go for a fall harvest. Easy to access for pick-your-own lanes of apples ( even with a stroller). Atleast 6 tipe of apples: fugi, gala, jonagold...Bag costed $20 and we picked ~12 lbs. Also tasty pies ( we took apple pie with...More

Thank Марина Ш
Reviewed 18 September 2017

A very lovely day at the orchard with the family. There's a variety of activities hayrides, apple picking, and a pumpkin patch. Kids of all ages will enjoy. Nice variety of apples for the picking. The price to pick apples is based on the size...More

1  Thank Tanea H
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Always look forward to blue jays opening in the fall! Apple picking, hay rides, pumpkin patch. Can't miss out on those cider donuts and fresh apple cider! Always smells so good from everything being baked in premise! Truly a fall experience everyone needs to have!

Thank Nicole L
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