The state of Michigan is one of the best known apple growing areas of the U.S. and offers a number of picking opportunities for those who are looking to enjoy a traditional family experience. VerHage Fruit Farms & Cider Mill near Grand Rapids, MI combines both the traditional factors associated with a fruit picking farm and some modern amenities to keep the more adventurous guest happy. Zip lines for older kids and adults to enjoy combine with small train rides and picnic areas to make this cider mill a great place to spend any time.
For all the family the attractions of VerHage Fruit farms & Cider Mill are popular and include the chance to take part in the traditional activity of picking apples personally. The informative and friendly family and staff who own the farm are always on hand to provide information about the apples and other fruits on sale to visitors. For those looking for a more active outdoor experience the farm now operates a zip line running for 850 feet with top heights of 50 feet. Kids are also catered for in the form of an apple train providing tours of the grounds, tours of the cider mill provide an educational experience of how apples grow and apple cider is created.
There are many apple farms available throughout the Grand Rapids region of Michigan, but the chance to enjoy a modern and forward thinking farm with attractions for all the family should not be missed. Fall activities and special Christmas treats mark popular times of the year at one of the most popular attractions in south west Michigan.