We are now closed for the 2015 season. We wish all our loyal customers a wonderful year ahead. Looking forward to seeing you for harvest in 2016. The Philips.
Picking Dates 2015
These were the First Picking Dates for Fall Harvest 2015 and serves as a list of the apple and pear varieties grown at Philip Orchards.
To plan your trip to the farm in the fall of 2016 we recommend you call the farm (518) 851-6351. Picking dates may vary in the fall of 2016. Please check back for harvest news in August 2016.
Sept. 4 - - Jonamac and Rhode Island Greening apples, Bartlett pears
Sept. 11 - McIntosh, Cortland and Spartan apples and Seckel pears
Sept. 18 - Jonathan, Empire, Macoun, Honey Crisp and Gala Apples, Bosc Pears
Sept. 25 - Idared, Red Delicious, Golden Delicious and Mutsu apples, Anjou and Harrow Sweet Pears
Oct. 2 - Northern Spy, Rome Beauty and Lady apples
The Orchards are on Route 9-H one Mile north of the traffic lights in Claverack,NY, two miles south of Route 66. Our GPS location is 270 Route 9H Claverack, NY 12513. The Orchards are in the Hudson Valley, 45 minutes south of Albany, NY, about 2 1/2 hours north of New York City.