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“U PICK” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Butler's Orchard

Butler's Orchard
22200 Davis Mill Rd, Germantown, MD 20876
301-428-0444
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Ranked #2 of 4 Attractions in Germantown
Type: Farms, Ranch & Farm
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Owner description: A family farm providing good, green fun and local produce for over 60 years. We offer 300 acres of pick-your-own fruits and vegetables, a Farm Market, and special events throughout the year. At our annual Pumpkin Festival enjoy a hayride, jump in the hayloft, swoosh down the giant slides, visit barnyard buddies, play the rubber duckie derby, and explore the straw maze! Enjoy beautiful fall foliage, live music, hand dipped caramel apples, crafts, and lots more!
Bruges, Belgium
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“U PICK”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

If you want to pick alot of berries i highly recomend going in the middle of the week in the afternoon. In the middle of the week I was able to pick 16 pounds of berries in only 1 HOUR!! There was absolutly no one there and was ahuge amount of berries to be picked! Keep in mind that if you do go during the week there will not be any employees out at the field with you and you will have to pay at the store.

Visited August 2013
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New York City, New York
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“Fresh”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

I like how everything is fresh. All the pies are really good and the ice-cream is sooo good (especially on top of the pies!)

Visited April 2013
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Maryland
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“Great fresh items especially fruit in season!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Although a bit on the pricey side the pick-it-yourself or buy ready to go produce is excellent and the location is extremely easy to get to from I-270. October is especially fun with displays of pumpkins and lots of cute photo opportunities.

Visited June 2013
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Germantown, Maryland
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“New to the neighborhood”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

We have lived in the area for several months but this was my first time visiting Butler's Orchard. It is very close to our home, raspberries were amazing, tomato's were good and corn was just okay. We got a frozen blueberry lemon buckle pie that was awesome. I imagine because it was 4th of July weekend they were busy and we probably didn't get the best pickings of the corn and tomato, we purchased them at the store and not through pick your own. Only real downside was the price of their milk, we wanted to try it and then realized after that is was $5 for a half gallon which seems very high.

Visited July 2013
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Washington DC
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“Cute Local Market”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

In season the veggies are good and local. I like the various sauces. This time I got the habanero mustard. I will have to go back for more.

Visited June 2013
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