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“Fresh” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Butler's Orchard

Butler's Orchard
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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!
New York City, New York
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“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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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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110 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“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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5 reviews
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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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159 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
“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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Rockville, Maryland
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226 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
“Go now for pick-your-own blueberries and blackberries!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

I'm a longtime Butler's fan but never wrote a review. However, this year's fruit crop is so good that I want to encourage anyone who hasn't gone yet to go this season. We went two weeks ago for strawberries, which were wonderful, and today for blackberry picking, equally wonderful. Both were way better than last year's. The blackberries are amazing, twice the size compared to what you can get at the store, and half the price per pound. Blueberries are also ripe and excellent now. It's great for all ages, there is a wagon ride to the blueberry patch, a great playground (optimally ages 3-7 or thereabouts) and a wonderful market with extensive local produce and much more. It's easy to spend money here especially at the market, but there is no minimum or per-person charge, you just pick and pay by the pound. The operation is well run and the fields are very clean. Also beautiful views driving into the orchard and up and around the property. Don't miss it!

Visited June 2013
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