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Beak & Skiff

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Second to none!

We are orinally from Syracuse. When living in Syracuse we always went to Beak and Skiff every year... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jane R
Beautiful Place

This is located in a wonderful place within the mountains through winding roads. Nice gift shop... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New Orleans, Louisiana
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“apple orchard”(9 reviews)
“pick apples”(9 reviews)
“hard cider”(14 reviews)
Now in our fifth generation, we continue to make advancements and improvement in and around the orchard. In 2013 we planted almost 15,000 new trees and renovated our Apple Hill Campus to provide our customers with an even better apple picking...more
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2708 State Route 80, Apple Hill Campus, LaFayette, NY 13084-9731
+1 315-696-6085
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are orinally from Syracuse. When living in Syracuse we always went to Beak and Skiff every year during apple season. We moved to Washington state 21 years ago. We still visit Syracuse as we have relatives that live in that area. Washington state is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jane R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is located in a wonderful place within the mountains through winding roads. Nice gift shop with items not overly priced; a great assortment of freshly grown apples picked right at this location. Our only problem was they had roughly ten inches of snow a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Here is a business that has transformed itself into an empire. What was once just an apple picking place is now that and more. Staying open later in the year and now with a great tasting room and full bar, restaurant & gift store. It's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 542jerryz
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Great place to take the family and pick apples, or go to the tasting center for a taste of delicious wines and "hard stuff", there is a bakery with great apple pie and fritters and a gift shop with "off the wall" interesting stuff. LOTS...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Goaltender32
Reviewed 17 October 2018

This is a wonderful location, and they have some very good food offerings. But I wrote to them before visiting and said we were going to hold a board meeting in their tavern while our international guests picked apples, etc. No one mentioned that the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Wonderful venue for families, singles and couples too. Beautiful apple orchard, great lunch restaurant and excellent tasting bar. There was a band playing outside, with glorious weather and an appreciative audience. Who wouldn't be with that view!!! The gift shop is special, so many unique...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Attended an event for solar panels. Very clean environment, fresh made artisan pizza, cheese and fruit trays, pita topped with feta...all delicious...only wished they oiled there doors to the kitchen as the squeaking was annoying during the presentation

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank L2534ETtomo
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Recommended for families with kids & elderly. Tractors ferry everybody to and around Apple Farm. Well-designed area; Bakery, Retail, Tasting room etc encircling a huge open field with outdoor seating or enjoy picnic with delicious apple pies, apple bread, apple cider. One can spend the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FreyaBear
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Staff here are friendly and knowledgeable about their products. Take time to enjoy the tasting room, eating an apple cider doughnut is a MUST and enjoy a ride around the orchards picking apples. Fantastic kids playground and trees with apples the littlest ones can reach....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mbms13
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

This was a little apple orchard that has grown into a huge business. They offer hard apple cider, apple wine, and gin tasting as well as a small cafe with burgers etc. During apple season there are tons of apple desserts and there's a lovely...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank klariprincess
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Jen D
22 September 2016|
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Response from V8123TFmarys | Reviewed this property |
Yes! We were just there today actually and saw a couple of small dogs. I don't believe they allow them in the orchard area but the main grounds, yes!
5 September 2015|
Response from Sonreir17 | Reviewed this property |
There is no admission fee. Check their website to find out what's available to pick. Just know that when you get there it may be slightly different.