Fruitful Escapes Your Guide to Winnipeg's Fruit Picking Farms

Fruitful Escapes: Your Guide to Winnipeg’s Fruit Picking Farms

As someone who calls this vibrant city home, I’ve had my fair share of amazing adventures among the fruitful fields. From the sun-soaked days of summer to the cozy vibes of fall, Winnipeg’s fruit-picking farms have a little something special for everyone. 

Now, get ready to dive into this guide, where we’ll stroll through the juiciest strawberries, have a berry good time with raspberries, and even unearth some fantastic veggies. 

So, if you’re up for a family bonding day or just want to relish the thrill of picking your own treats, these farms offer an authentic taste of Winnipeg’s countryside charm.

Let’s set off on a journey to discover the sweetest spots for fruit picking in our beloved city — where nature’s gifts and local life blend in perfect harmony.

1. Boonstra Farms

Boonstra Farms
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LocationAddress: 76135 Road 8E 1 KM West of #7 Hwy on #67 Hwy, 76135 Rd 8E, Stonewall, MB R0C 2Z0, Canada

Google Maps: Boonstra Farms

Contact DetailsPhone: +1 (204) 467-8480

Email: [email protected]

Operating HoursSunday Closed

Monday 8 AM–6 PM

Tuesday 8 AM–6 PM

Wednesday 8 AM–6 PM

Thursday 8 AM–6 PM

Friday 8 AM–6 PM

Saturday 8 AM–6 PM

RatesU-Pick Strawberries: $20 per pail (4L)

Pre-Pick Strawberries: $35 per pail (4L)

U-Pick Raspberries: $18 per 2 lbs

Pre-Pick Raspberries: $30 per 2 lbs

Fruits to Pick• Strawberries

• Raspberries

Boonstra Farms, a cherished gem just a stone’s throw from Winnipeg, promises an authentic fruit-picking escapade that families and friends can relish. 

As you step onto this charming family-owned haven, the sweet aroma of strawberries and raspberries fills the air, guiding you to well-maintained fields where plump and juicy berries await your eager hands.

The farm’s true claim to fame is its bountiful strawberry harvest. From late June through July, the fields transform into a sea of crimson, inviting you to pluck the ripest, most succulent strawberries you’ve ever tasted. 

But the delights don’t stop there — come July and August, the raspberry bushes burst forth with clusters of pinkish gems.

However, Boonstra Farms offers more than just the joy of fruit picking. It’s a haven of wholesome family fun, featuring an array of attractions to keep everyone entertained. 

Little ones will delight in the petting zoo, where they can get up close and personal with friendly farm animals. The playful giggles of children can be heard echoing from the playground while the bale maze offers an exciting adventure of twists and turns. 

For thrill-seekers, a mountain slide promises an exhilarating ride down the slopes, and a train ride around the farm adds an extra layer of excitement.

So, if you’re seeking a taste of the countryside, a bucketful of berries, and a day of simple pleasures, Boonstra Farms beckons with open arms. 

You can gather with your loved ones and embrace the sun-kissed fields as you create memories that will linger long after the last berry is savored. 

2. Deer Meadow Farms

Deer Meadow Farms
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LocationAddress: 21 155 Springfield Rd, Winnipeg, MB R2C 2Z2, Canada

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Contact DetailsPhone: +1 204-224-2517

Email: [email protected]

Operating HoursSunday 12–5 PM

Monday 10 AM–3 PM

Tuesday 10 AM–3 PM

Wednesday 10 AM–3 PM

Thursday 10 AM–3 PM

Friday 10 AM–3 PM

Saturday 10 AM–5 PM

RatesGeneral Admission: $15 (Children 2 and under are free)

Season Passes:

• Children (3 to 11): $39

• Individual (12 and up): $49

• Family (2 Adult and 2 Children): $169

Fruits to Pick• Cucumbers

• Pumpkins

• Summer Squash

• Winter Squash

Moving along our fruitful journey, the next stop on our list of Winnipeg’s best fruit-picking farms is the charming Deer Meadow Farms. 

Located just a short drive from Downtown Winnipeg, this family-friendly destination offers an array of crops ripe for the picking, ensuring an enjoyable and memorable experience for visitors of all ages.

What sets Deer Meadow Farms apart is its diverse selection of fruits and vegetables available for harvesting. While the spotlight may be on the juicy strawberries and crisp apples, the farm also extends its bounty to include other delights. 

As summer unfolds, you can embrace the joy of picking cucumbers, a refreshing addition to your salads and snacks. 

As autumn arrives, the landscape transforms, and you’re invited to partake in the seasonal ritual of pumpkin picking. 

But, the farm’s offerings don’t stop there. You can also indulge in the satisfaction of gathering summer squash and winter squash, perfect for adding variety to your meals.

Aside from the fruit-picking experience, Deer Meadow Farms provides a range of additional activities to enhance your visit. You can take a leisurely break at the picnic area, where you can unwind and soak in the surroundings. 

Or if you’re an animal lover, don’t miss the chance to meet the friendly residents of the petting zoo, adding an extra layer of delight to your outing. 

For those seeking a bit of challenge, the corn maze awaits. It’s a perfect opportunity to test your navigational skills and have some good old-fashioned fun.

And lastly, the sunflower fields offer a beautiful backdrop for exploration and photo-taking.

From the excitement of picking your produce to the array of attractions, Deer Meadow Farms promises a well-rounded countryside experience that will leave you with memories and smiles.

3. Poco Razz Farm

Poco Razz Farm
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LocationAddress: 130 Greenview Rd, Winnipeg, MB R2N 4C6, Canada

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Contact DetailsPhone: +1 204-255-4717

Email: [email protected]

Operating HoursSunday 8 AM–8 PM

Monday 8 AM–8 PM

Tuesday 8 AM–8 PM

Wednesday 8 AM–8 PM

Thursday 8 AM–8 PM

Friday 8 AM–8 PM

Saturday 8 AM–8 PM

RatesFor pricing, please contact the farm.
Fruits to Pick• Beans

• Beets

• Carrots

• Corn (sweet)

• Cucumbers

• Horseradish

• Onions

• Peas

• Summer squash

• Winter squash

• Tomatoes

Poco Razz Farm is a hidden treasure offering an abundance of harvest experiences. Situated just a short jaunt away, this farm invites you to embrace the joy of gathering a diverse range of fruits and vegetables straight from the earth.

Poco Razz Farm truly stands out due to its wide variety of pickable crops. 

The options are as rich as they are plentiful — from the earthy goodness of beets and carrots to the crispness of cucumbers, you’ll have the chance to cultivate a deeper connection to your food. 

The farm’s commitment to fresh and local produce is evident in its offerings, which include everything from juicy sweet corn to zesty tomatoes, showcasing the full spectrum of flavors the seasons have to offer.

Moreover, Poco Razz Farm goes beyond the expected, giving you the opportunity to harvest horseradish for an added kick to your culinary creations. 

You’ll also find the pure satisfaction of picking peas and exploring the versatility of both summer and winter squash. And with onions rounding out the selection, this farm ensures your visit is a comprehensive exploration of the region’s harvest bounty.

From beans to squashes, Poco Razz Farm invites you to get your hands in the soil and experience the satisfaction of gathering your own produce. 

Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or new to the concept, this farm offers a chance to embrace the joys of harvesting, fostering a deeper appreciation for the journey from farm to table.

4. Cormier’s Berry Patch

Cormier's Berry Patch
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LocationAddress: MB-247, La Salle, MB R0G 1B0, Canada

Google Maps: Cormier's Berry Patch

Contact DetailsPhone: +1 204-688-0858

Email: [email protected]

Operating HoursSunday 8 AM–8 PM

Monday 8 AM–8 PM

Tuesday 8 AM–8 PM

Wednesday 8 AM–8 PM

Thursday 8 AM–8 PM

Friday 8 AM–8 PM

Saturday 8 AM–8 PM

(Kindly be aware that operating hours might differ. We recommend reaching out to the farm before your visit.)

RatesU-Pick Strawberries: $20 per basket (4L)

Bulk Discount (9 baskets): $152

Fruits to PickStrawberries

A standout destination for strawberry enthusiasts in Winnipeg is Cormier’s Berry Patch – a seasonal haven that promises a vibrant and delectable fruit-picking experience.

Situated just a short drive from south of Winnipeg, this farm is dedicated solely to the delightful practice of strawberry picking. It grants an unmatched chance to harvest the juiciest strawberries available.

Cormier’s Berry Patch is a seasonal delight. It typically welcomes visitors during the summer months of June to July.

This limited time frame ensures that you’re able to savor strawberries at their peak, basking in their natural sweetness and juiciness. It’s a true testament to the farm’s commitment to delivering a top-notch berry-picking experience.

While Cormier’s Berry Patch may focus solely on strawberries, its dedication to cultivating the best fruit in this category is evident in every plump and flavorful berry you gather.

With rows upon rows of carefully tended strawberry plants, you’ll have the chance to immerse yourself in the world of these red gems, connecting with nature and indulging in the pure joy of harvest.

5. Blue Sky Farm

Blue Sky Farm
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LocationAddress: Sanford, MB R0G 2J0, Canada

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Contact DetailsPhone: +1 204-736-2941
Operating HoursFor operating hours, please contact the farm.
RatesFor pricing, please contact the farm.
Fruits to Pick• Strawberries

• Raspberries

• Chokecherries

• Black Currants

Embarking on our exploration of Winnipeg’s fruitful havens, we find ourselves at Blue Sky Farm, a gem that was formerly known as Strawberry Ostrich Farm.

This charming destination has been a local favorite for years that offers a delightful array of berry-picking experiences.

At the heart of Blue Sky Farm’s offerings are succulent strawberries, drawing visitors into their vibrant fields for a quintessential picking escapade. Yet, this farm has more in store for avid fruit enthusiasts.

Beyond strawberries, you’ll find a medley of other fruits waiting to be plucked. Raspberries, chokecherries, and black currants offer a delightful twist to your picking adventure as they present an opportunity to explore a variety of flavors.

As you step into Blue Sky Farm, you’ll be greeted by the sweet aroma of ripe fruits and the vibrant colors that paint the landscape.

And when you’re plucking juicy strawberries or exploring the nuances of raspberries, chokecherries, and black currants, every moment at Blue Sky Farm is a celebration of nature’s bounty.

So, gather your loved ones, embrace the sun-kissed fields, and immerse yourself in a day of berry picking that promises both satisfaction and cherished memories.

6. Devil’s Creek Herb & Berry

Devil's Creek Herb & Berry
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LocationAddress: Rd 31E, St. Clements, MB R0E 1C0, Canada

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Contact DetailsPhone: +1-204-766-2669
Operating HoursSunday 9 AM–5 PM

Monday 9 AM–5 PM

Tuesday 9 AM–5 PM

Wednesday 9 AM–5 PM

Thursday 9 AM–5 PM

Friday 9 AM–5 PM

Saturday 9 AM–5 PM

RatesFor pricing, please contact the farm.
Fruits to Pick• Black currants

• Potatoes

• Corns

• Beans

• Raspberries

Venturing a bit farther from the heart of Winnipeg, about 44 km away, you’ll discover Devil’s Creek Herb & Berry. 

It is a unique farm offering an assortment of nature’s treasures. While this farm is a bit of a drive, the journey is well worth it for those seeking an array of produce.

The farm’s specialty lies in black currants, with their distinct flavor and versatility taking the spotlight. Alongside this, you’ll also have the chance to gather raspberries, adding another layer of sweetness to your experience.

Yet, Devil’s Creek Herb & Berry doesn’t stop at berries – it extends its offerings to an array of vegetables. From satisfying potatoes to crispy corn and beans, you can broaden your harvest to include a variety of wholesome choices.

Additionally, with its distance from Winnipeg, planning ahead for the drive is essential. While the journey may be a bit longer, the bounty of Devil’s Creek Herb & Berry is sure to make the trip worthwhile.

Whether you’re in search of unique black currants, juicy raspberries, or an assortment of farm-fresh vegetables, this farm promises a memorable and rewarding day surrounded by nature’s best.

7. Prairie Berry

Prairie Berry
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LocationAddress: 2385 Andrechuk Rd, Glenlea, MB R0G 0S0, Canada

Google Maps: Prairie Berry

Contact DetailsPhone: +1 204-226-7425

Email: [email protected]

Operating HoursPlease call or visit Prairie Berry's main page for daily picking conditions.
RatesFor operating hours, please contact the farm.
Fruits to PickStrawberries

Directly engaging with the heart of Winnipeg’s fruitful offerings, Prairie Berry stands out as a must-visit destination for strawberry enthusiasts. 

Focusing solely on these juicy red gems, the farm ensures that your strawberry-picking experience is nothing short of exceptional.

Moreover, Prairie Berry has gone beyond just strawberries, taking innovation a step further.

Since 2020, the farm’s owners have introduced Farm to Table Dining Experiences, providing a unique twist to your visit because a delectable 4 to 7-course meal is served right in the midst of the strawberry patch.

This farm-to-table concept not only treats your taste buds but also offers a delightful opportunity to spend quality time with family and friends, surrounded by the natural beauty of the berry fields.

For those passionate about strawberries, Prairie Berry is your haven. The luscious berries are the stars of the show, and the added Farm to Table Dining Experiences elevate your visit to a memorable and heartwarming affair. 

Whether you’re picking strawberries or indulging in a gastronomic journey, Prairie Berry offers an unforgettable adventure that celebrates the essence of local produce and the joys of togetherness.