Porter's Orchard is a family operated business near Detroit, MI. The orchard is open in the summer and the fall for visitors to enjoy the various activities. Educational field trips for school groups are offered as well as birthday parties.
The summer months feature a large selection of apples at the orchard. Visitors can pick their own apples or purchase apples that have already been picked. After picking from the trees, visitors can try some of the products that are made with the fresh fruit. The apple cider has won several awards, and there are delicious sweet treats that include cider donuts and caramel apples. The fall season brings pumpkins and a corn maze. There are hayrides to the pumpkin patch so that children and adults can choose a pumpkin. Several harvest treats are available for purchase, and there are inflatables for children to enjoy. Visitors can pet the farm animals between the other activities that they are doing at the orchard. There are special events scheduled through the year. One of the fun events is when visitors can take their pets to the orchard for a few treats. There are also pet adoptions on these days. A farmer's market is held during the summer and fall where visitors can purchase fresh foods that are grown on the farm.
While traveling through Detroit, stop by Porter's Orchard for a little fun on the farm. There is something for children and adults that include a corn maze, picking apples and petting farm animals.