Fall Attractions

Fall Attractions at Donaldson Farms

Fall at Donaldson Farms is a great time of year with numerous things to do for you and your family or group.

Fall Season: September 23rd through October 31st
Hours: Hours and availability vary. See details below. All hours are weather dependent.

Corn Maze

Corn Maze - Hackettstown, NJ9-acres of fun that the kids will love!

Our 2017 maze is a Salute to our Military. Join us this year as we celebrate those who serve. $1 from every corn maze ticket purchased this season will benefit Welcome Home Vets of NJ!

Monday thru Saturday 8am – 4:30pm
Sundays 8am – 4pm.




Hayrides - Hackettstown, NJEnjoy the exceptional views that fall offers while visiting Donaldson Farms. Don’t forget your camera for a scenic ride at the farm!

Hayrides to our pumpkin and apple fields:
Weekends and Columbus Day approx. 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Scenic Hayrides:
Weekends in October and Columbus Day approx. 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


PYO RaspberriesPick your own raspberries, typically available through the end of September, or browse our Farm Market for pre-picked berries, other farm-grown produce, and more!

HOURS: Daily – up to a half hour before closing [see current hours]

PYO Berries Info
Berry Crop Conditions Update

Pick-Your-Own Pumpkins & Indian Corn

PYO Pumpkins & Indian CornOn weekdays, you are welcome to grab a wheelbarrow and walk to our fields to pick your own Pumpkins, Gourds and Indian Corn. On weekends and Columbus Day, you can take a Hayride to the Pumpkin Patch from approximately 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

HOURS: Daily – up to a half hour before closing [see current hours]

PYO Pumpkins & Indian Corn Info
Crop Condition Update

Pick-Your-Own Apples

PYO Pumpkins & Indian CornPick your own apples from the orchard! Apple picking is typically available mid-September through Early November! Enjoy healthy and delicious apples that are locally-grown.

HOURS: Daily – up to a half hour before closing [see current hours]

PYO Apples Info
Crop Condition Update

Corn Cannon

Ready, set, shoot! Who’s the best shot in your family? Try your aim!

Available weekends and Columbus Day approximately 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Duck Races

Duck RacesTry your hand at old-fashioned pumps and see if you can get your duck to the finish line first.

Available daily 

Farm Animals

Farm AnimalsVisit our friendly farm animals including a calf, pigs, chickens, and goats.

Available daily 

Pony Rides

Pponies rides for kids - Hackettstown, NJBring the kids to the farm to take a ride on Sunny, Sweet Pea, Countess or Junior – and don’t forget your camera!

Available weekends in October and Columbus Day approximately 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.