Where To Go Apple Picking Near Your Gaslight Commons Apartment


The air may be finally getting cooler after a fun three months of summer, however, that’s no reason to stay indoors – there are tons of fall activities happening this month, especially in a city near so much natural beauty like South Orange.

One favorite September pastime is, of course, apple picking, and near your Gaslight Commons apartment there are more than enough orchards to get your fill of Granny Smith, Mackintosh and Red Delicious for baking apple pies, apple crumbles or even just having a snack.

Alstede Farms, located at 1 Alstede Farms Ln, Chester which is about 50 minutes from your Gaslight Commons apartment, is dedicated to providing high quality home grown local fruits and vegetables and memorable farm experiences.

With over 250 different kinds of fruits and vegetables, all sustainably grown and whether it’s sweet or savory, they have options for all as they have opened all of our fields to you for your picking pleasure.

Ort Farms, located at 25 Bartley Rd, Long Valley which is about an hour from your Gaslight Commons apartment, farms 400 acres of land in Morris County and works through all four seasons to give customers fresh fruit and vegetables, blooming annuals and perennials, delicious baked goods, giant pumpkins and family fun in our corn maze and more.

Fall at Ort Farms offers lots of fun activities for visitors. Come visit and soak in the beauty of the fall foliage and spend the day at the farm with family and friends and pick up some apples to enjoy at home!


Alstede Farms

1 Alstede Farms Ln, Chester, NJ 07930

(908) 879-7189


Ort Farms

25 Bartley Rd, Long Valley, NJ 07853

(908) 876-3351


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