Your Guide for Strawberry Picking on the Shoreline

The abundance of local farms and fresh produce is one of the best aspects of the Shoreline community. Being able to pick your own fruit, vegetables and flowers makes this time of year the perfect time to enjoy the many local and family owned farms that line the coast here in Connecticut. Strawberry picking is just beginning - so head to your local orchard or farm to get some while the pickin's good! 


Bishop's Orchards—Guilford 

Strawberries are just the beginning at Bishop's Orchards. Then blueberries, raspberries, peaches, pears, apples, and pumpkins. Don't miss the sunflower maze and Little Red Barn during the fall, and their family of alpaca, lamas, chickens, and goats at this 140-year old family farm that has been cared for by six generations. 

Lyman Orchards—Middlefield 

Lyman Orchards offers pick-your-own strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, apples, peaches, pears, and pumpkins. Make sure + take a peek at their event calendar - Lyman Orchard is constantly offering exciting family events. And did you know the orchard has 3 amazing golf courses? 

Scott's Yankee Farmer—East Lyme

Pick your own strawberries, cut flowers, raspberries, blueberries, peaches, apples, and pumpkins.  PYO season runs from early June through October. Don't miss the roadside stand for pre-picked veggies and their famous cider donuts.