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Royal Oak Farm Orchard

15908 Hebron Road, Harvard, IL 60033

Farms & Orchards

A u-pick apple orchard, located in Northern Illinois, offers family fun & entertainment in a beautiful 120 acre setting. Featuring the country's first apple tree maze, over 17,000 apple trees including 30 varieties of apples and giant pumpkins, gourds and squash.

Four generations of the Royal Oak Farm family live and work at Royal Oak Farm Orchard. Three orchards cover over 50 acres with more than 17,000 trees that feature 30 varieties of apples. Royal Oak Farm Orchard has one of the largest selections of winter squash available in one place in all sizes, shapes, & colors. From well known Butternut Squash to lesser known Hubbard Squash, Royal Oak Farm grows nearly two dozen different varieties. Visit the petting zoo and see a variety of farm animals. Young and old alike can take a ride on the "Royal Oak Express"- a 19th century replica train inspired by authentic railroad tradition. Hop on the "Royal Oak Carousel" and round up one of the 14 horses or take a seat in the chariot as you listen to old fashioned calliope music. Children love the large play group toys including a John Deer tractor, fire engine, train and more.

Take a farm orchard tour to learn the history of the orchard and see the whole orchard operation. Hungry? The snack shop provides a variety of menu items for your eating pleasure, including frozen yogurt. Visit the bakery and sweet shop for fresh apple cider donuts that will melt in your mouth and the best hand-dipped caramel apples around. Try to choose from homemade pies, cookies, chocolate fudge or just try some of each. Looking for something more filling? The 150 seat Country Kitchen Restaurant with a dining room & outdoor seating area serves tasty soups, sandwiches, entrees and salads that will satisfy your apple picking appetite and have you returning for more. Our Country Store Market is full of gifts and goodies your family and friends. Experience a trip through the winding trails of the country's first all apple tree maze, AMAZE 'N APPLES! Discover the tale of Princess SnowSweet® and the story of Amaze 'N Apples.

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