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!


Pick-Your-Own Strawberries will begin in late-May or early-June 2019
Pick-Your-Own Red and Black Raspberries and Blackberries begin mid-summer 2019

Pick-Your-Own Red Raspberries and Black Raspberries Tuesdays – Saturdays throughout our season Monday through Saturday 8am – 6pm and Sundays 8am – 5pm. (Not available Mondays) It’s best to call ahead for current crop conditions. #908-852-9122. Check back for details and follow us on facebook for updates!

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

Season & Hours

Raspberry/Blackberry Season: Summer – end of September/beginning of October * – Currently picking raspberries and blackberries!
Picking Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 8am – 6pm, Sunday 8am – 5pm

Strawberry Season: Approximately early June – early July * – 2018 strawberry season has ended
Hours: Monday – Saturday 8am – 6pm; Sunday 8am – 5pm

Join us for Strawberry Harvest Weekends that begin June 9th with fun activities for the whole family!

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

August 24, 2018 – NOW PICKING RASPBERRIES AND BLACKBERRIES! It’s best to call ahead for updated picking conditions. Picking is available Tuesdays through Sundays.

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