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Wightman Fruit Farm

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Beautiful farm great people speaking 1on1 with the owners was a pleasure Highly recommended spot... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
robrae6772
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Sabana Grande, Puerto Rico
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Perfect spot for picking!

Lots of varieties of apple and clearly marked for you to see. The hidden gem are the grapes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
1RaiderFan
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Schenectady, New York
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130 Baker Rd, Kerhonkson, NY 12446-1705
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful farm great people speaking 1on1 with the owners was a pleasure Highly recommended spot!! Easy to find Great experience

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank robrae6772
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of varieties of apple and clearly marked for you to see. The hidden gem are the grapes! Absolutely delicious. This was a really cool farm to stop and pick without the crowds and gimmicks. Go now!

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank 1RaiderFan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely time at Wightmans! The owners were so friendly and had just adopted 10 week old Bella puppy (she’s worth the trip alone)! There are so many orchard varietals of every apple imaginable and huge amounts left to choose from. It’s an...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Kwazalicious
Reviewed October 15, 2018

When fall comes to New York State our family starts planning which weekend we will go to Wightman's. I cannot see any reason to visit any other orchard. Super-nice family business A hundred variety of apples, from the well-known to the obscure Supremely knowledgeable pomologist...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Jeff K
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Lots of apple variety. Very knowledgeable growers, Small, locally owned and operated family business. Quality apples. Majestic views.

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank Holly M
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Wightman's Fruit Farm is a labor of love, obsession, esthetics, and pomo-mania. It's creator and owner, John Wightman, knows virtually everything about his beloved fruit,and is delighted to impart it all to the visitors to his private vision of Eden--glorious trees of more than 100...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Jeanne S
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Beautiful and well-organized orchard. The owners are very friendly, and happy to share their encyclopedic knowledge of apple varieties and history. They're keeping the heirlooms alive and producing fabulous apples!

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank wl110
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Farmer John and his family are the most welcoming, brilliant and engaging farmer you will ever meet. A man who will share his passion and knowledge freely and happily. Honestly I’ve been all over America picking apples and I’ve never been blown away like this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank Trail325499
Reviewed September 22, 2018

John and Lori Wightman's orchard is a tidy and intimate operation in a lovely part of the state. John has 116 varieties of heirloom apples, including our favorite, the Cherrytown Special, a graft from George Griner's famous apple #2. The apples are delicious, and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank melaniet360
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

This place is located at the banks of catskills (pun intended!) in a beautiful valley. We visited this farm yesterday and it was a great experience, much beyond what we could have hoped for. The farm has a incredible mix of different apple varieties. The...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank ajmera_008
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