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Pike County Vintage Apples24753 255th Avenue
New Canton, IL 62356
Directions1 1/2 miles east of Highway 96 (the Great River Road) on 255th Avenue in Pike County, IL
Open TimesOctober-November, Saturdays and Sundays
Orchard started in 2008, consisting of vintage colonial and European apple varieties over 100 years old, some over 500 years old. Includes many cider varieties.
Products / Fruit GrownBaldwin, Rome Beauty, Winesap, Yates, Golden Russet, Michelin, Grimes Golden, Harrison, Graniwinkle, Roxbury Russet, Northern Spy, Black Twig, Arkansas Black, Ashmead's Kernal, Pitmaston Pineapple, Albemarle Pippin, Cox Orange Pippin, and over 50 other varieties not yet in producing. In future years, we plan on selling cider juice for making hard cider.
- Arkansas Black,
- Ashmead's Kernel,
- Cox's Orange Pippin,
- Golden Russet,
- Grimes Golden,
- Late Harrison,
- Northern Spy,
- Pitmaston Pine Apple,
- Rome Beauty,
- Roxbury Russet,