Welcome to Minnetonka Orchards!

Apple Picking Season is HERE!

We’re open for apple picking now through the end of October – from 10AM to 7PM every day!  We are a PET friendly Orchard, so bring out the dogs and have a great Orchard day.

Weekend Admission is $7 per person, and kids 3 or under are free for Apple Picking.  Your admission includes unlimited hay rides, access to the corn maze, petting zoo, music on the hill, kids play area, giant hay mountain, face painting and apple express cart rides.

We accept cash and all major credit cards (no checks please).

This week, we’re picking Haralson in U-Pick and in the retail barn we have Sweetango and Honey Crisp.
You will also find a great selection of Gourds, Cinderella Pumpkins and Squash in the retail barn too!

LIVE MUSIC ON THE HILL! Saturday from Noon until 4pm featuring Matt Muller, and Sunday from Noon until 4pm featuring BZ Girls..

The MINNESOTA TWINS organization was here on a video shoot for their upcoming TC Stocking Cap Giveaway on October 2nd, 3rd and 4th – check it out!

Caramel HouseCome and Visit us On October 3, 2015 as Buzn 102.9 Country Station Dj, TJ will be out here from 11-1 giving a way some prizes.

Cider Fest is coming Oct 10-11th.  We will be selling unpasteurized Cider again this year for $8.00 a pale.  Please call 763-479-6530 to get put on a list.  With the Twist Bar Services will be here as well selling Cider Beer and Wines.

Come See how Cider is pressed on our Old Cider Press….

While you’re here,feel free to visit the Brat house, Donut Hut, Our New Caramel Apple House, Retail Barn, petting zoo (with our newest furry friend Nemo the sheep), Corn Maze, and Huge Hay Mountain!  Our Famous TONKA CHOPS are being sold in our Feed Hut come and try them. They are delicious as they are cooked in our famous apple cider and apple butter.

Our Orchard also offers U-pick Apples, hayrides, face painting, and apple express cart rides.

This year, we were proud to be one of the featured stops on the Annual Orchard Crawl. Find out more about it by viewing videos from KARE11 and Channel12 TV.

When visiting the orchard, consider having your next birthday party, corporate event, or wedding at Minnetonka Orchards – you can find more information on our event services pages.

Today at the Orchard

We’re open for picking season every day from 10am to 7pm now through the end of October. We are a PET friendly Orchard.  Please have all dogs on a leash. Weekend Admission is $7 per person, and kids under 3 are FREE! Food Stands only Available on Weekend!

Living Social has been extended to October 15th and will expire October 31, 2015. Note that this is for Weekends only as we do not provide food stands during the week.

You will be picking our Haralson Apples – they’re ripe, ready and delicious!  There’s also more apples (sweetanog and Honeycrisp) and other awesome items available in our retail barn.

Location & Hours

Minnetonka Orchards
6530 County Road 26, Minnetrista, MN 55364

The Orchard is currently open for all events!  Our regular hours are 10AM-7PM.

Admission for Apple Picking is $7 per person, and kids 3 or under are free to pick with you!

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 a variety of events! We are open May through October to help host your event.



 Birthdays & School Tours

Birthdays & School Tours

 Company Picnics

Company Picnics

Craving a new apple dish? Check out our latest recipes!

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...

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