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It’s almost fall, which means it’s apple orchard and cider mill season!

Due to coronaivirus (COVID-19) this year, there are some restrictions, so check with your favorite local spots regarding social distancing and mask-wearing guidelines. That said, with many local orchards and cider mills open or opening soon, it brings a sense of normalcy to the fall season.

Read on for 10 Detroit-area orchards and cider mills that will be open this season! Call ahead to make sure you have the dates and times of availability, as some of these are not open yet for the season.

10 Detroit-Area Orchards and Cider Mills Open This Season

Apple Charlie’s South Huron Orchards and Cider Mill

38035 S. Huron, New Boston
Call: 734-753-9380

Ashton’s Orchards & Cider Mill

3925 E. Seymour Lake Road, Ortonville
Call: 248-627-6671

Erwin Orchards and Cider Mill

61475 Silver Lake Road, South Lyon

Franklin Cider Mill

7450 Franklin Road at 14 Mile, Bloomfield Twp.

Goodison Cider Mill

4295 Orion Road, Rochester

Paint Creek Cider Mill

4480 Orion Road, Oakland Township
Call: 248-656-3400

Parmenter’s Northville Cider Mill

714 Baseline Road, Northville

Rochester Cider Mill

5125 N. Rochester Road, Rochester

Verellen Orchards

63260 Van Dyke, Romeo

Yates Cider Mill

1990 E. Avon, Rochester Hills

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