PYO Berries

Pick-Your-Own Strawberries (Hackettstown, NJ)

Pick-Your-Own-Strawberries, Raspberries & Blackberries

Deliciously sweet, fresh, locally-grown berries. Yum! Pick them fresh right from the field!

We take great pride in our farm – please be respectful while visiting. As courtesy to our customers we kindly ask that you leave your pets at home – with exception to service animals.

Season & Hours

Strawberry Season: Approximately end of May – early July *
Hours: Monday – Saturday 8am – 6pm; Sunday 8am – 5pm

Join us for Strawberry Harvest Weekends during June with fun activities for the whole family!

Raspberry/Blackberry Season: Late summer – end of September/beginning of October *
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 8am – 7pm, Sunday 8am – 6pm

Weather and crop condition permitting

Please see our Crop Condition Update below, visit our Facebook page, or call us for current conditions before planning your visit.

PYO Berries Pricing

No entry fees. Prices are calculated by the pound. Please call for most current pricing and availability.

You must check in at the farm market before picking your own strawberries and raspberries. Pint containers and flats are available for purchase for berry picking or you can bring your own basket or container. It will be weighed when you check out. Please note: No paper or plastic shopping bags are allowed in the PYO berry fields.

Berry Picking Group Tours

Book a Berry Picking Group Tour! These tours are perfect for schools, camps, church groups, girl and boy scout troops, mom’s groups and family gatherings!

Private Berry Picking Group Tours
Educational Berry Picking School Tour

Berry Picking Tips

  • Please consider the weather before you visit.
  • Sun hats, sun block and footwear that can get dirty are recommended.
  • Call 908-852-9122 for current berry crop picking conditions.

Berry Crop Condition Update

9/8/17 –  * We are offering Red Raspberry and Blackberry picking! It is best to call ahead for up to the minute crop conditions before you visit. We have been allowing time for mother nature to replenish the berries. Check back again soon for updates and always call ahead before you visit #908-852-9122, Ext. 1.

Our Strawberry Season has come to an end, but it is now Raspberry Season! Pick-Your-Own Red & Black Raspberries and Blackberries are typically available Tuesdays thru Sundays in season – Raspberry picking is not available on Mondays. It’s always best to please call ahead for crop conditions before planning your visit. #908-852-9122.

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