Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes in Litchfield County, CT
We love to make an outing in the Fall to find a few perfect pumpkins to bring home for carving. With so many beautiful farms in Litchfield County it's not hard to find a patch for picking. Many come with extra entertainment like apple picking, hay rides and corn mazes. Here are a few of our favorites:
Angevine Farm - Open every weekend from 10-5 until Halloween. While there go ahead and tag your Christmas tree for this year. You are welcome to bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
40 Angevine Road, Warren, CT. 860.868.7226
Bunnell Farm - This 5th generation family owned farm is set in scenic Milton, an enclave of Litchfield. Take a horse-drawn hayride to the pumpkin patch! They also have a flashlight corn maze open 10/18-10/19 and 10/25-26 from 6-9pm. Thinking ahead, you can order a fresh turkey for Thanksgiving while there. Beginning 10/5 open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30-5:30pm.
498 Maple Street, Litchfield, CT. 860.567.9576
Ellsworth Farm - Pick pumpkins in their patch every day from 9-6pm. They have a corn maze and hay rides on the weekends too that will be open until 11/21. Go inside for some delicious apple cider and yummy baked apple goodies.
461 Cornwall Bridge Road, Route 4, Sharon, CT 860.364.0025
March Farm - Open every day from 10am - 6pm. The hilltop corn maze, pony rides and hayrides begin 9/13/14. During the weekdays there is a small corn maze for little ones and on the weekends a more elaborate corn maze for those with a good sense of direction. The Haunted Corn Maze will be held on 10/17 and 10/24 from 7pm until 9:30pm. The Haunted Corn Maze is dark and features loud, scary sounds & noises in addition to actors who will try to startle you, but never touch you. There is a Farm Harvest Festival on 9/28.
160 Munger Lane, Bethlehem, CT 203.266.7721
Harris Hill Farm - Enjoy the kiddie hay maze and hay rides in this scenic pumpkin patch. Open 10am - 5pm Saturdays and Sundays in October.
99 Ridge Road, New Milford, CT 860.354.3791
Ruwett Farm - Get a free tractor ride with a purchase of a pumpkin at this family farm in Torrington. There is a picnic area and they are open Fridays thru Sundays Oct. 1 - 31st.
East Pearl Road, Torrington, CT 860.866.6338
South Farms This family run farm is open weekends from 10-4 thru November 1st.
21 Higbie Road, Morris CT 06763
Originally published 10.22.12.