We are no longer U-PICKING apples at Minnetonka Orchards.
There are plenty of apples available for purchase in our retail barn. 

NO GROUPONS ACCEPTED DURING THE WEEK!

WEEKDAYS: Open 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. No entrance fee, $3.00 hayrides. Many trails to walk, corn maze to explore, hay mountain to climb, fun petting zoo and kids play areas are open.

WEEKENDS: Open 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., $8.00 admission fee (kids 3 & under are free) Admission Fee covers unlimited hayrides, corn maze, petting zoo, Kids 12 and under get 1 ticket for face painting, apple sling shot and apple express cart ride. Our famous apple brats, famous apple donuts, caramel apples are also for sale. Check out our music on the hill calendar.

While apples are our passion, we enjoy sharing our scenic grounds with anyone looking for a great time – whether it be a day out with family, a party with co-workers, a tour with a school, a birthday party with friends or your dream wedding day!

Planning your wedding? Join us for one, or all, of our summer wedding fairs and see why every bride who visits our grounds falls in love with our orchard. More information here.

Check out this blog post that a local Minneapolis/St. Paul photographer published featuring Minnetonka Orchards as a photography venue. Our orchard is a great spot for family, senior, couples, engagement photos and more.

Buy Your Orchard Tickets Online

This year we are selling online tickets for a speedy entrance into the orchard.
Each admission ticket includes access to all attractions around the orchard for the duration of the day. This includes hayrides, petting zoo, corn maze, kids play area, live music and more. Additionally, each child receives 1 ticket for face painting, apple sling shot and the Apple Express cart ride. Check out our full list of attractions and live music dates.

On the weekends: tickets are $8/person, 3 & under are free. We are offering a bundle of four tickets for $28. Please note: our last day of operation for the 2018 season is Wednesday, October 31! All unused tickets will be void after this date. 

*If you click on the link below and it doesn’t load, please check back in 10-15 minutes. Due to the busy season, sometimes our system gets overwhelmed. Thanks for your patience! You may always buy tickets at the door.

We are a PET FRIENDLY orchard, provided your furry friend is on a leash at all times. Our orchard is known for our variety of kids activities and we’re proud to say we have some of the best tasting apples on our trees. Our apples are available for both pick yourself out on our grounds and in the retail barn during the growing season. We also have a great selection of gourds, cinderella pumpkins and squash.

We accept cash, checks and all major credit cards.

We’re open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily (August thru October 31)
We’re open for corporate events, weddings and birthday’s from May until October.

Plan An Event With Us

From weddings and birthday parties, to school tours and company picnics, Minnetonka Orchards is a great location for all ages and events. We’re open May through October. We’re event specialists and can help you to make your dream a reality. We’ll even show you the best picking spots when the apples are ready.

 Weddings

Weddings

 Birthdays & School Tours

Birthdays & School Tours

 Company Picnics

Company Picnics

Craving a new apple dish? Check out our latest recipes. We can’t promise you won’t love them!

Apple Sauce Muffins

Apple Sauce Muffins

Ingredients: 6 Tbsp butter 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp salt 2 eggs...

Apple Oatmeal Bars

Apple Oatmeal Bars

Ingredients: 2 cups flour dash of salt 1 tsp. baking soda 1 1/4 cup brown sugar (firmly packed) 1 Tbsp honey 1 tsp cinnamon 1...

Did You Know?

We’re open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily (August thru October 31)