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Pick Your Own Apples and Fruit: Fall Fun in Mooresville at Anderson's Orchard

U Pick Apples in Indiana: Anderson's Orchard

Looking for a place to pick your own apples or other fruit? We're always looking for fun things to do in Indiana. There are several U-Pick orchards in Indiana. Because of the beautiful location and hilly terrain of Anderson's Orchard in Mooresville, Indiana, it is our favorite. They have a festival every September. Don't miss the fall fun. Enjoy!

Pick your own apples or other fruit in Indiana: Mooresville
A bag like this filled to  the top is about $8.

Anderson Orchard is tucked in the hillsides of Mooresville,  Indiana. Family owned and operated by Paul and Carolyn Anderson since 1969, it offers u-pick on a variety of fruit. Pick your own apples, raspberries, plums. peaches, pears, and pumpkins in the 150-acre farm. Don't miss the beautiful lakes for fishing!

Spend an inexpensive fall aftenoon with family. Grab a bag or box, then hike or drive through the various variety of apples. Kid's will enjoy the beautiful plum trees that look as if they popped right out of a Dr. Seuss story. Stop back at the scale to pay for your goodies and then it is off to the market where you can enjoy a fantastic apple slush for only $1.00 while perusing produce. A playground beckons so don't forget to relax and let the kiddos have some fun.

September is the Apple Festival and Craft Fair. Enjoy fresh apple cider and apple butter made from Anderson Orchard apples. Visit the concession stand for caramel apples, cider slush, and more. Most items are try before you buy with samples available for your tasting pleasure.

Field Trips and Tours are available with advanced registration.
Anderson Orchard is located 2 miles west of Mooresville on Main Street. Approximately one mile west of town, Main Street turns into Greencastle Road, immediately after White Lick Road. Directions

Orcharding seems to be a popular past-time with the Anderson surname in Indiana.
Bud and Gloria Hopkins are the owners of Anderson Orchard at Pleasant View. The orchard has been in operation since the 1930’s. The Hopkins’ purchased the orchard in 1994. They offer U-Pick Pumpkins and a Corn Maze.

Jacob's Orchard in New Castle, Indiana was previously owned by Rex and Patti Anderson. The farm has been an orchard for about eighty years. In the past, it has been the Anderson Orchard, Summit View, and Bowers Orchard. They offer field trips and fresh, doughnuts that go perfect with apple cider. In mid-September be sure to visit for their pumpkins and fall fun including a ginormous haystack.


Apples by Gail Gibbons*