Pumpkin Season is Here!

Pumpkin Season is Here!

Fall is here and whether you’re looking for the perfect Jack-o-Lantern or the ideal gourd for all your favorite seasonal recipes, Apple Hill Grower farms are overflowing with pumpkins. Families can plan their visit to pick their own – and to grab other seasonal...
Plan Your Visit!

Plan Your Visit!

Fall is officially here and that means apple season has arrived! The Apple Hill Growers are looking forward to the most popular time of year, but this year is a bit different. In an effort to make the Apple Hill experience as safe and stress-free as possible for...
Johnny Appleseed Day This Sunday September 20th!

Johnny Appleseed Day This Sunday September 20th!

The Apple Hill Growers look forward to welcoming visitors this fall harvest season. We are committed to making safety a top priority this year.  Farms and wineries are implementing protocols in accordance with California Industry Guidance for COVID-19 operations to...
Locals’ Days- Celebrating our Neighbors

Locals’ Days- Celebrating our Neighbors

The Apple Hill Growers look forward to welcoming visitors this fall harvest season. We are committed to making safety a top priority this year.  Farms and wineries are implementing protocols in accordance with California Industry Guidance for COVID-19 operations to...
Locals’ Days- Celebrating our Neighbors

Locals Days- Celebrating our Neighbors

The Apple Hill Growers look forward to welcoming visitors this fall harvest season. We are committed to making safety a top priority this year.  Farms and wineries are implementing protocols in accordance with California Industry Guidance for COVID-19 operations to...
Welcome Edio Vineyards!

Welcome Edio Vineyards!

Winegrape growers have been a part of the Apple Hill Growers Association since the 1960s and the first commercial winery, Boeger Winery, opened in 1972. Today, there are nine wineries open, each providing a unique taste of the Sierra Foothills. It turns out that...
You Pick Berry Season is Here!

You Pick Berry Season is Here!

It’s officially summer and what goes better with warm days and sunshine than berries? Patrick’s Berry Farm and Garden grows more than 20 varieties of berries and many other mountain-grown crops. Right now, many of those berries are ready to pick right off the...
Lavender Blue Harvest Days

Lavender Blue Harvest Days

The Apple Hill Growers are celebrating lavender and blueberries at this month’s Lavender Blue Harvest Days on June 20 and 21 and June 27 and 28. These June weekends are the perfect time to visit Apple Hill farms for u-pick experiences, lavender and blueberry treats,...
Apple Hill Wineries Begin to Reopen

Apple Hill Wineries Begin to Reopen

Three Apple Hill wineries begin wine service this month! Apple Hill Growers’ farms and wineries have had to change the way they operate to be in accordance with state and local shelter in place guidelines. Starting this week, area wineries will be able to open for...
Apple Hill Wineries Begin to Reopen

Apple Hill Wineries Begin to Reopen

Three Apple Hill Wineries Begin Wine Service This Month! Apple Hill Growers’ farms and wineries have had to change the way they operate to be in accordance with state and local shelter in place guidelines. Starting this week, area wineries will be able to open for...
Celebrate Mom this Weekend!

Celebrate Mom this Weekend!

Moms are always working overtime, but this year in particular they’re juggling work, home schooling, household management and more. The Apple Hill Growers appreciate this year’s unique challenges and are making it easy to celebrate your mom with a taste of the...
Apple Hill Farms Provide in Pandemic

Apple Hill Farms Provide in Pandemic

While everyone is staying home during this time of crisis, the Apple Hill Growers are still working to make sure families have access to fresh produce, locally made products and wine. Farmers markets and wineries are considered essential businesses, though they’re all...
Many Wineries Stay Open for Pick-up

Many Wineries Stay Open for Pick-up

Apple Hill Wineries Offer Discounts and Shipping Deals. Many wineries remain OPEN! Wine available to purchase; No tastings.  Seasonal farms still closed. While seasonal farms are still closed, the Apple Hill Growers Associaiton wineries are following Governor Newsom’s...
Feature Grower: 24 Carrot Farm

Feature Grower: 24 Carrot Farm

The calendar still says winter but the Apple Hill Growers are busy prepping for spring at their farms, orchards and vineyards. Last year, February/March was particularly cold and snowy. This time around, it’s been unseasonably warm and dry. Farming is a...
Apple Hill Olive Oil Wins International Award

Apple Hill Olive Oil Wins International Award

Collina di Mela Wins Silver Medal at International Olive Oil Competition! This 100% Apple Hill grown olive oil shares honor with top olive oils from around the world. Collina di Mela’s 2019 harvest extra virgin olive oil was named a silver medalist at the 2020 Los...
Fall in Love with Apple Hill

Fall in Love with Apple Hill

Rolling hills, rows of vineyards, perhaps a glimpse of spring buds on fruit trees. The Apple Hill area may be known for its bountiful fall harvest, but the region is on the brink of a spring awakening making it the perfect destination for romance this monthWhile most...
Apple Hill Wine Tasting

Apple Hill Wine Tasting

Winter is the perfect time for wine tasting at our Apple Hill Grower wineries. Cozy up in our tasting rooms or take advantage of those mild sunny days in the winter for a wine picnic! Best part is… we are just off of Highway 50 so if you are Tahoe bound for...
Apple Hill for the Holidays! Who’s open?!

Apple Hill for the Holidays! Who’s open?!

It’s time for hot cider, snow and holidays cheer. Yes, we do have some farms open in December and Christmas tree farms to visit as well. You can stock up on pies and wine. Many of our farms have plenty of goodies for presents or stocking stuffers. Here are the...
Thank You Sponsors! Christmas Tree Season

Thank You Sponsors! Christmas Tree Season

It’s the time of year to be thankful for the beautiful harvest and all of the supporters of the Apple Hill Growers Association. We are a non-profit farming association which now represents over 50 farms, orchards, wineries and cideries. Our association strives...
November- Best Kept Secret!

November- Best Kept Secret!

Many locals know, November may be the best kept secret for an amazing visit to our Apple Hill Grower Farms. A great time to stock up on holiday pies and enjoy all the fall has to offer… including amazing fall colors, especially the first two weeks of November....