we found some great places for stawberry picking...although you should call first because we are nearing the end of the season: for additional places for picking and raspberry picking see our link: http://www.bergenmama.com/article/ber...
**Strawberry-picking season starts approximately the second week of June, but we recommend calling the farm before you venture out for picking….weather and seasons vary
Sussex County Strawberry Farm, Andover, NJ, 973-579-5055
Weekdays 7 a.m.-7:30 p.m., sat 7 a.m.-4 p.m., sun 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Alstede Farms, Chester, NJ, 908-879-7189
Daily: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm (weather dependent
)Pricing: $3.39 per pound + $5 admission per person (children under 2 free) Receive a $3 coupoun & free hay ride with admission.
Strawberry Harvest Festival for two weekends (June 8 & 9) (June 15 & 16) Enjoy strawberry treats including strawberry icecream, shortcakes, shakes, sundaes, slushies, and pie! Take a hayride to pick your own strawberries or take part in the pony rides, moon bounce, wagon ride, and more!
Stony Hill Gardens,Chester, NJ, 908-879-2696
Daily 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (weather dependent)
Pricing: $3.29/lb plus 50 cents per container
Blueberry picking (season begins in July)
Hillview Farms, Gillette, NJ, (908) 647-0957
Daily: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
(doesn’t start until first week of july)
Fishkill Farms, Hopewell Jct., NY (845) 897-4377
7 days a week, 9am to 6pm, May through November