Seasonal Strawberry Picking
1 Alstede Farms Lane, Chester
This pick-your-own strawberry farm allows you to pick from 9 am to 6 pm with no closed days. Admission is either free or on the weekends for around $7 per person. Although you may not want to pay an admissions fee; they also offer online ordering and contactless pickup.
GIAMARESE FARM AND ORCHARDS
155 Fresh Pond Rd, East Brunswick
This family owned and operated strawberry farm is open every day except Monday, 10 am to 6 pm. They have many different strawberry varieties, which include Cabot, Chandler, Daroyal, Darselect, Mayflower, Rutgers Scarlet, Sunset and Wendy which makes it really fun for the family to taste test each variety of strawberry to compare and decide which kinds are liked best.
LEE TURKEY FARM
201 Hickory Corner Rd, East Windsor
Lee Turkey Farm has pick-your-own fruits and veggies, which include delicious and juicy strawberries. It is essential you read about the farm’s rules and membership requirements and fees online. Strawberries are only available to pick during the month of June, so make sure you get there this month to take full advantage of their fresh berries. Monday through Saturday 9 am to 6 pm; Sunday, 2 to 6 pm.
438 Quakertown Rd., Flemington
Just open now for the season, Peterson Farm is offering pick-your-own strawberries Friday-Sunday from 9am to 6pm. They offer affordable picking prices at only $2.90 per pound, so you can let the kids load their baskets, full of these juicy berries. They only take cash and checks, so make sure you have either or both before you head out to this farm with the family.
MELICK’S TOWN FARM
Oldwick Farm Market
170 Oldwick Rd
This family-owned farm, operating for 300 years, offers some of the best strawberry picking in New Jersey. There is no entry fee and you pay by the pound. With COVID-19, all strawberry picking will require online advance reservations. Spots will be made available the evening before. Check online for more information.
358 Allen Rd, Hackettstown
This strawberry-picking farm has extensive social guidelines, so checking their website in advance is a must. Open Wednesday to Sunday from 9am to 6pm, for pick-your-own strawberries, raspberries and blackberries, too. This is an option for larger families because there are no entry fees and prices are calculated by the pound, although for exact pricing you must check their website.