What better way to escape the city than by spending the day at one of the best cherry-picking spots close to NYC?
After all, going to a PYO farm is guaranteed summertime fun for the fam. The kids get to be active and snacky, while the grownups can do their best to save enough fruit to make a crumble at home. Remember, cherries are only a part of the PYO scene—you'll also want to go strawberry picking in New York and hit the best blueberry picking in NY and beyond.
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We can all agree that this is the summer to spend time outside. If you're looking for more family adventures, check out the best beaches for kids in and around NYC, or head to one of the best hiking trails for NYC families to explore!