In picturesque Hoboken, there’s a perfect season for all of our favorite fruits and vegetables. This holds true for one of our summertime favorite fruits – strawberries!
Here in Hoboken, there are tons of farms located near our Rivington apartments that offer a green getaway and a way for visitors to do their own strawberry picking. If you’re looking for a fun weekend activity for the whole family, check out one of these farms this Saturday or Sunday before the end of the strawberry season!
Donaldson Farms, located at 358 Allen Rd., Hackettstown which is about one hour from your Rivington apartment, is a picturesque country farm surrounded by rolling hills and fields of sunflowers that is known for their strawberry picking opportunities.
With strawberry picking available daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. until the end of July, many local families head to Donaldson Farms for a fun day out strawberry picking together. Make sure you check out their great farmers’ market while you’re there.
Ort Farms, located at 25 Bartley Rd, Long Valley which is about an hour from your Rivington apartment, is known for their expansive farm which includes animals, rides for children, a small museum and of course, pick-your-own activities.
Ort Farms is currently offering strawberry picking as they have been doing for generations. Stop by today to get everything you need to make a strawberry dessert or just some to munch on! They are open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays.
358 Allen Rd., Hackettstown
25 Bartley Rd, Long Valley