Apple available for picking: Spartan, Cortland and McIntosh! Our pear Fleamish Beauty and Gala apples are available at the orchard boutique!

Self Apple Picking

St-Hilaire South Shore Montreal

Apple picking il available between August 17th and November 5th!

Apple Picking season

Come pick your own apple starting in August with our hasty varieties of apple like the Melbla, Sunrise, Paulared and Lobo…! Our orchards offers multiple of activities during the summery season. Come do our tractor ride, visit our small farm, do our treasure hunt, get lost in our giant maze and more!

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Come pick your own apples,
we are waiting for you!

Activities are 100% free , you only pay for your bags of apples !!!

1 bag for 19$
2 bags for 34$
3 bags for 49$
4 bags for 59$
6 bags for 69$
*1 bag yields about 18-20 pounds of apples*

Several varieties of apples better than each other : Melba, Sunrise, Paulared , Lobo , McIntosh, Spartan , Cortland, Empire ect ... Dogs on leash are allowed on the orchard at any time, except in walks and in the main booth. Spend a memorable day for Vergers Petit et Fils at the foot of Mont-Saint-Hilaire . On the menu: apple picking, tractor rides , farm animals , cider , etc.

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Activities

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Apple picking

More than 20 varieties available at our orchards

Small Farm

Come see our little animals ! Fun for young and old !

Giant Maze

Courses in our cornfields. Easy and fun trail for children.

Tractor ride

We offer you a tractor ride during weekends only.

Treasure hunt

Available every day ! Find out what is in our apple trees, but that does not grow in apple trees usually !

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Varieties of apples from the orchard

Melba

Picking
August

Preservation
Few weeks

Use for
Eat fresh, cooking, juices

Texture and taste
Sweet, aromatic, tender, crunchy and juicy

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Melba

Melba is a medium size apple, her skin is thick and leathery and her color is pale yellow with striped pale red. This apple variety is very fragile. It is also a perfect apple for dessert, cooking and juice. Melba comes from rustic tree, sturdy and perfect for our climate. These apple trees begin to produce early in the month of August. One of the best summer apples!

Melba

August

Sunrise

Picking
August

Preservation
Few weeks

Use for
Eat fresh

Texture and taste
Sweet, aromatic, acid, crunchy and juicy

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Sunrise

Sunrise is a good medium size apple. Her skin has a beautiful color, with a yellow background; it has scratches pulling from pink to red. Its flesh is white to cream. This apple has hardy and vigorous characteristics. The Sunrise is ready to be picked in August.

Sunrise

August

Paulared

Picking
August

Preservation
2 months and must not be frozen

Use for
Eat fresh, cooking, juices

Texture and taste
Sweet, aromatic, acid and juicy

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Paulared

Paulared is a medium size apple; her skin is red on a green-yellow background. It’s a variety that is fragile. The Paulared comes from a rustic tree and moderately rigorous. The Paulared has the appearance of the Macintosh, but its flesh is firmer. Having a firmer flesh, this apple is ideal for desserts, because it keeps its shape. The Paulared are ready to be picked in August.

Paulared

August

Lobo

Picking
August

Preservation
3 months

Use for
Eat fresh

Texture and taste
Sweet, aromatic, acid, crunchy and juicy

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Lobo

Lobo is a big apple, spherical and irregular, yellowish green with red stripes. Despite its thin peel, it is resistant to cold. As her sister Melba, his skin is a little thick and leathery. This beautiful apple is mostly used for desserts, fresh eating and cooking. Apples of this variety have hardy and moderately vigorous characteristics. Lobo is ready to be harvested from early September.

Lobo

August

MacIntosh

Picking
September, October and November

Preservation
4 months

Use for
Eat fresh, compote, cooking, gelly, juices

Texture and taste
Sweet, aromatic, acid, crunchy and juicy

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MacIntosh

MacIntosh size changes from medium to large. His skin is a little thick, smooth and mildly tender. Its flesh is very tender, but crispy. This variety is ideal for desserts, cooking, cider, simply eat at is or applesauce. Having a very tender flesh, this apple makes an excellent applesauce. Apple trees have hardy and vigorous features, perfect for our temperature changes. This variety provides a constant supply.

MacIntosh

September, October and November

Honeycrisp

Picking
September

Preservation
4 months

Use for
Eat fresh and cooking

Texture and taste
Very crunchy, very sweet and very juicy

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Honeycrisp

Honeycrisp is medium size and his skin is covered with red stripes on green and yellow background. This variety is exceptionally crispy and very good quality. This apple is good to eat at fresh or in dessert. The flesh is firm during cooking, so it keeps his shape. These apples trees are characterized as hardy and moderately vigorous.

Honeycrisp

September

Spartan

Picking
September

Preservation
4 months

Use for
Eat fresh, cooking, juices

Texture and taste
Sweet, aromatic, acid, crunchy and juicy

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Spartan

Spartan size changes from small to medium. The Spartan is very appealing to the eyes and has a beautiful color. Her skin is moderately thick, but smooth. It is a beautiful dark leathery plain color. This variety is very firm and crispy. Perfect for eat as it, desserts and cider. Apple tree are hardy and moderately vigorous. This apple is very tolerant with bruises, because of his rigid skin.

Spartan

September

Cortland

Picking
October and November

Preservation
4 months

Use for
Eat fresh, cooking, juices

Texture and taste
Sweet, aromatic, low acid, crunchy and juicy

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Cortland

Cortland is a very attractive apple due to his size. This variety has variant sizes, from large to very large. It is a variety of choices for desserts; it is very resistant apple to browning. Cortland is a very juicy and crispy apple, also used in cooking, eat at is, freezing, salads, pies and cider. These apple trees are rustics, but still fragile.

Cortland

October and November

Empire

Picking
October

Preservation
4 months

Use for
Eat fresh, juices

Texture and taste
Sweet, aromatic, low acid, crunchy and juicy

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Empire

The Empire is a relatively small apple. His skin is a little thick and waxy, but very resistant to bruising. She has a beautiful dark red color up to 100% of its surface. This apple is very crispy and the flesh is firm. The empire is perfect for eat fresh, cider and dessert. The apple trees are very hardy, but they are strong and big. This apple variety remains very long in the trees.

Empire

October

Russet

Picking
October

Preservation
4 months

Use for
Eat fresh, cooking, juices

Texture and taste
Aromatic, low acid and crunchy

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Russet

Its origin is mysterious, but this apple is of very good quality. His skin is characterized by roughness, thickness and resistant to bruising. His skin is brown to golden yellow. Its flesh is yellow, crispy and hard. The Russets come from a moderately hardy apple tree and they are unproductive. Good for cider and eat fresh!

Russet

October

Store Schedule

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Apple-picking Schedule

L 9h à 18h

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J 9h à 18h

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Restaurant Schedule

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