Welcome to Minnetonka Orchards!

Apple Season is HERE!

We’re open for apple picking now through the end of October. We will be open from 10AM to 7PM every day!

This weekend August 29-30 we are open for business with no admission and $3.00 hay rides!

  • the corn maze is looking beautiful
  • we have a huge hay mountain
  • animals are in the petting zoo
  • our caramel apple house will be open 10-2
  • the donut hut will be open 10-2
  • there is limited food availability
  • face painting
  • kids cart rides available for $3.00 sat 10-2 and Sunday all day

We are currently picking zestar apples that are looking fabulous!

We are having a special on them this weekend for you pick and in the retail barn for $15.00 a peck ( that’s equivalent to 1.50 a pound — come join us for a little bit of fun!

After August 30th, we will return to our normal operations where admission is $7 per person, and kids 3 or under are free.

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

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.

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.

While you’re here, visit our newest arrival at the petting zoo – Doug the baby calf!

Love the Fall Season? Enjoy having fun and making new friends? Employment applications now being accepted for Fall Season of 2015.  Please fill out your application under About Us -> Employment opportunities   Season is starting, so get your application in today!

Today at the Orchard

We’re open for picking season every day from 10am to 7pm now through the end of October.  This weekend August 29-30 we are open for business with no admission and $3.00 hay rides!

You will be picking our Zestar Apples- they’re ripe, ready, delicious and on Sale!  There’s also more apples and other awesome items available in our retail barn.

Our GRAND OPENING EVENT is coming up this Labor Day Weekend, so make the holiday weekend special with a visit to our Orchard!

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!

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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