Harvest your favorite produce at Portland you-pick farms.
Nothing is sweeter than picking a marionberry fresh off the vine from a beautiful farm in the Portland area. Or choosing the perfect Christmas tree straight from the field. Portland you-pick farms have four seasons of harvesting possibilities.
Explore the bounty local growers have to offer with varieties of fruits, vegetables, plants and trees at Portland you-pick farms. Take your family for a day outdoors enjoying scenic views and picking farm fresh produce.
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Tips for picking
- Before you visit, check the farm’s website and social media page(s) for up-to-date information on what fruits and vegetables are in season.
- Save money by packing your own basket or box for picking. Note: To avoid cross-contamination, some farms are supplying brand new containers and not allowing customers to bring their own.
- You are going to a farm so be prepared with the right clothes for the job.
- Go early to beat the crowd. Check the farm’s website for hours.
You-Pick Farms In and Around Portland
Bella Organic is a 100-acre certified organic farm and winery on Sauvie Island that is open year round. They grow more than 70 varieties of berries, fruits, vegetables, pumpkins, vineyard grapes and herbs. In the fall, the farm has a corn maze and other fall harvest activities.
Spring/Summer: Pick strawberries, blueberries, cherries, marionberries and early variety blackberries.
Fall: thornless blackberries, pears, corn and pumpkins.
Bella Organic is located at 16205 NW Gillihan Rd. in Portland. Visit bellaorganic.com | 503-621-9545
Columbia Farms U-Pick
This Sauvie Island farm prides itself on creating a quiet, quaint, working-farm experience. You can’t miss the big white barn with a green roof. The farm started in the early 1990s with a one-acre strawberry field. Now they offer more than fifteen different types of berries, peonies, pumpkins and all types of fall décor items. Here’s the you-pick selection:
Spring/Summer: Strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, marionberries, boysenberries, blackberries, currants, black caps and peonies.
Fall: Enjoy the pumpkin patch featuring a variety of species, big and small.
21024 NW Gillihan Rd.
www.columbiafarmsu-pick.com | 503-621-3909
This 5th generation farm is open June through November and is one of the only nearby farms that has you-pick peaches.
Summer/Fall: Marionberries, boysenberries, raspberries, peaches, asian pears and Gravenstein apples.
Douglas Farms is located at 15330 NW Sauvie Island Rd. in Portland. Visit www.douglasfarmu-pick.com | 503-621-3177
Located west of Portland in the scenic hills of Helvetia, this 3rd generation family farm specializes in peaches. Open July through August with varying days and times depending on ripening of the fruit. You can also pick up some hard cider during your visit.
Summer/fall: Peaches and apples.
Grossen Peaches is located at 23990 NW Grossen Dr in Hillsboro. Visit grossenpeaches.com | 503-647-0005
The farm specializes in one delicious summertime treat: blueberries. Swing by for Spartan and Nelson varieties from July through August.
Hillside Blueberries is located at 9985 NW Kaiser Rd in Portland. Visit www.hillsideblueberries.com | 503-645-6581
This family farm has been in operation since 1885! Swing by July-August for picking. You can also get dried hazelnuts and walnuts are available for sale on Saturdays and Sundays in November.
Summer/Fall: Apples and pears.
Jossy Farms is located at 31965 NW Beach Rd. in Hillsboro. Visit www.jossyfarms.com | 503-647-5234
This farm is open year round with a farm market, bakery and many special events. On May 1, they open the greenhouse full of hanging baskets, vegetable starts, fruit trees and perennials. From June-December, visit the farm for a variety of you-pick items, from berries to Christmas trees. And don’t miss the yearly sunflower festival and fall harvest.
Summer/Fall: Raspberries, marionberries, boysenberries, blueberries, blackberries, corn and 27 varieties of pumpkins.
Winter: Noble, nordmann, grand and douglas firs.
Lee Farms is located at 21975 SW 65th Ave. in Tualatin. Visit www.leefarmsoregon.com | 503-638-1869
Get bushels of freshly picked lavender from June to August. The farm has more than twenty varieties of lavender as well as essential oils, live plants, and farm-made lavender products.
Mountainside Lavender is located at 17805 SW Hillsboro Hwy in Hillsboro. Visit www.mountainsidelavender.com | 503-644-3465
Plumper Pumpkin Patch & Tree Farm
It’s all in the name with this farm For the best, big and plump pumpkins, this family made plumper its namesake. They grow 25 types of pumpkins, as well as, gourds, squashes, a variety of other produce and five types of Christmas trees. The farm is open in August through December with a farm store, harvest activities and barnyard animals. You also won’t want to miss the annual Sunflower Festival.
Winter: Christmas trees
Plumper Pumpkin Patch & Tree Farm is located at 11435 NW Old Cornelius Pass Rd in Portland. Visit www.plumperpumpkins.com | 503-645-9561
Quail Creek Ranch Christmas Trees
Since 1985, this 20-acre tree farm has been supplying Portlanders with holiday tradition, including trees, handmade wreaths, garland and mistletoe. While you’re there, thaw out in the warming hut with cocoa and hike to Quail Creek Falls.
Winter: noble, douglas, grand, fraser, nordmann, Turkish and Serbian spruce trees
Quail Creek Ranch Christmas Trees is located at 9949 NW Kaiser Rd. in Portland. Visit www.qcrxtrees.com | 503-629-5464
Open mid-July through mid-August for your blueberry fix. The 5-acre farm has five varieties of blueberries along with a shady picnic area and farm animals.
Sara’s Blueberries is located at 5301 SE Patterson Street in Hillsboro. Visit www.tricountyfarm.org/farm/saras-blueberries | 503-649-6000
Sauvie Island Farm
This 3rd generation farm invites you to keep traditions alive by picking your produce fresh from the field. The farm is open June through August for the summer harvest and then again after Thanksgiving for Christmas trees.
Summer/Fall: Strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, marionberries, tayberries, Chester blackberries, peaches, pears, kale, spinach, green beans, broccoli, cauilflower, cucumbers, sweet corn and flowers.
Winter: Christmas trees
Sauvie Island Farm is located at 19818 NW Sauvie Island Rd in Portland. Visit www.sauvieislandfarms.com | 503-621-3988
The Pumpkin Patch on Sauvie Island
The Sauvie Island farm is open May 28 through October. The property features the Produce Market, Patio Cafe, Pumpkin Perk Coffee, Pumpkin Cottage Gift Shop, 1929 Big Red Animal Barn, and corn maze and other harvest activities in the fall.
Spring/Summer: You-pick strawberries, raspberries, marionberries and blueberries.
Fall: Thornless blackberries, peaches, tomatoes, you-pick flowers, and pumpkins.
The Pumpkin Patch is located at 16511 NW Gillihan Rd. in Portland. Visit www.thepumpkinpatch.com | 503-621-3874
West Union Gardens
Open June-October, enjoy you-pick berries and vegetables, as well as sunflower and zinnia fields ideal for selfies. The property also have a farm stand with ready picked produce.
Summer/Fall: Tayberries, loganberries, gooseberries, currants, boysenberries, haskaps, grapes, raspberries and a variety of blackberries. For produce, they offer you-pick tomatoes, eggplant, peppers and pumpkins.
West Union Gardens is located at 7775 NW Cornelius Pass Rd in Hillsboro. Visit www.westuniongardens.com | 503-645-1592
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