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The Big Apple Orchard

1115 Highway 30 W
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
United States

Contact details

Telephone: (319) 361-7692


Located 2 miles west of Mount Vernon on north side of Hwy 30, 1/2 mile east of Palisades State Park (15 minutes from Cedar Rapids and 20 minutes from Iowa City).

Open Times

Sept-Oct, Mon-Fri 3-6; Sat & Sun 11-6


Family owned and operated orchard of 2,000 trees and 20 varieties of apples. Bakery open Fri-Sun (turnovers, cupcakes, rolls, donuts); ice cream counter; apple cider; cheese curds; gift store of Iowa products.

Products / Fruit Grown

20 varieties including Zestar, Honeycrisp, Jonathan, Jonagold, Rubyjon, Cortland, Gala, Macintosh, Snow Sweet, Red Wealthy, Connell Red, Wolf River, Red Delicious, Yellow Delicious, Braeburn, FujiPumpkinsPet Friendly OrchardOrchard Weddings AllowedNon-Alcoholic Cider / Juice Available

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