Fruit Hill Orchard opens mid-July with peaches, early apples, vegetables, home-canned jellies and jams, apple butter, and , baked goods, and gradually moves into apple and pumpkin season. . One may buy picked fruit, or pick their own. The best feature of this family owned and operated orchard is their welcoming friendliness; the second best feature is that their trees are semi dwarf, making the picking so much easier for young children Each year in early October Fruit Hill Orchard makes apple butter (for purchase) in a huge copper kettle over an open fire at Fluvanna County's Old Farm Day to the delight of the crowds. A visit to Fruit Hill Orchard is a required stop for visitors to load up on fresh goodies. The orchard is open daily, 10 AM to 6 PM, Tuesday through Saturday late July through Mid October..
Last Updated: 9/24/2013 10:31 AM