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Local Orchards

 There are five apple orchards within a few miles of each other in the small town of Stow, Massachusetts:

Carver Orchard sign Carver Hill Orchard
Route 62 West
Brookside Ave.
Stow, MA 01775
Tel: 978-897-6117
Old-fashioned, scenic farm offering Pick-Your-Own apples. Also grows peaches and vegetables. Carver has a very large cider-pressing operation.
Derby's sign Derby's Orchard
Route 117
Stow, MA 01775
Derby's store is open year round offering apples, dried flower arrangements and  home-pressed cider.  They offer pick-your-own at their Maynard orchards.
Honey-Pot Hill Orchard sign Honey-Pot Hill

144 Sudbury Rd.
Stow, MA 01775
Tel: 978-562-5666
Has 25 variety apple orchard/cider press, 
petting zoo, picnic area and hayrides on  weekends. 
Hosts school tours and company outings.
One Stack Farm sign One Stack Farm
Route 117
Stow, MA 01775
One-Stack has an open shed with a refrigerator full of cider, and a card table with a sign saying to take your cider and leave your money.  Behind the house are the orchards.
Shelburne Farm sign Shelburne Farm
106 West Acton Rd.
Stow, MA 01775
Tel: 978-897-9287
Offers Pick-Your-Own apples, peaches and pumpkins. 
Makes its own jams and jellies. 
Picnic area and miniature apple trees for kids.