Welcome to Minnetonka Orchards!


SELLING Sweetango & Honeycrisp in the Retail Store!

If you’ve never been here before, here’s a quick overview:

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 your family, a party with your co-workers, a tour with your school mates, a birthday party with all your friends, or your very special wedding day!

We can help you with any and all details of your event, and show you the best picking spots when the apples are ready.

We are a PET FRIENDLY Orchard (please have all dogs on a leash), offer many things for kids to do while they’re here, and have some of the best tasting apples on the trees and also available in our retail barn during the growing season.  You will also find a great selection of Gourds, Cinderella Pumpkins and Squash in the retail barn too!

We accept cash, checks and all major credit cards.


Enjoy $4.00 Apple Cider Brats or Pizza at the Brat House from Noon-6pm every Friday.


Admission is just $7.00 on weekends (Friday – Sunday), and includes unlimited hayrides, a corn maze, our hay mountain, a kids play area, trails, a petting zoo!

Kids 12 & Under (w/ one paid Adult Admission) will receive a complimentary Face Painting and one Apple Express Cart Ride!

The Brat House, Caramel Apple House, and Donut Hut will be open and serving Apple Brats, Warm Apple Donuts and our famous Caramel Apple Sundaes!

Relax on our New Tree Deck!

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Today at the Orchard

Celebrating 40 Years of Family Fun at Minnetonka Orchards

We are OPEN to the Public
EVERYDAY at 10am.

THE BRAT HOUSE is open every Friday Noon-6pm.
Bring the family and enjoy $4.00 Cider Apple Bratwurst OR Pizza!

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TODAY you can pick HARALSONS (while supplies last).  You can find SWEETANGO & HONEYCRISP in our Retail Store.

Admission is $7.00 On the weekends that includes Unlimited Hayrides, Corn Maze, Hay Mountain, and plenty of Goats and Sheep running around the Orchard.  Kids 12 and under with a paid admission will get one face painting and one apple express cart ride.  Come on out and have some fun!


Saturday 12-4 with Matt Muller
Sunday 12-4 with Matt Muller & Ron Tracy!



OCT 8-9 CIDER FEST.  Call to reserve your unpasteurized cider now!  Dial 763-479-6530 and ask to speak with Jean.

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Location & Hours

Minnetonka Orchards
6530 County Road 26
Minnetrista, MN 55364

Our regular hours are 10AM-7PM
End of August to End of October.

We are open for Corporate Events, Weddings and
Birthday parties from May until the end of October.

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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