Go Pick Some Strawberries!

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Hello June!!

Picking strawberries in the greater Waukesha County area seems to be a right of summer.  My social media feeds fill up with friends posting pictures of their finds, and then their creations of tarts, pies and jam! We have compiled a list of places that you can u-pick strawberries in Southeastern Wisconsin.  So go out and get a little dirty and enjoy the farms for a day. Please call ahead, check their websites or Facebook pages to make sure they are still picking before you head out! Many are weather and traffic dependent. Best time of day to pick strawberries is early in the morning! Get up and get out there 🙂

Please give a big thank you to our

Southeast Wisconsin Strawberry U-Pick Farm Guide sponsor: 

The Apple Barn Orchard and Winery
W6384 Sugar Creek Road, Elkhorn, WI 53121

Apple Barn Orchard and Winery Elkhorn Wisconsin Lake country Family Fun

The Apple Barn Orchard and Winery in Elkhorn is a 6 acre pick your own strawberry patch.  They provide a 4 quart picking pail which is included in the picking price.  They take orders for prepicked berries as well.  Orders need to be placed by phone at 262-728-3266.  Their season will be starting near June 15th and running thru the first week of July.  If traveling a distance, it is wise to check picking conditions.
Stop in their country store where they highlight strawberry products during the season.  Their bakery features homemade strawberry donuts, made from scratch shortcake, cookies, muffins, pastries, pies, etc.  Check out their handcrafted Strawberry Jewel fruit wine or Country Rhubarb….a refreshing flavor of the season.
They update their Facebook page daily with picking conditions during strawberry season.

Other Strawberry U-Pick Farms

Basse’s Taste of Country Farm
3190 County Line Road, Colgate WI 53017

Basse’s estimates their strawberry picking to be mid-June. Your family can hop onto their hayride to be taken out to the strawberry patch. Weather conditions and berry availability may change at any time, always call ahead before coming to visit. Their strawberry hotline opens on June 1, 2017 (262-628-3866).


Brehmer’s U-Pick Pumpkins & Strawberries
5805 Clover Rd, Hartford, Wisconsin 53027

Bring your family to this chemical free farm to pick your strawberries! Opens at 7:30 am and closes at 6:00 pm. They are open everyday unless the patch gets picked through.


Jelli’s Market
N5648 S. Farmington Rd, Helenville, WI

Not only do they have strawberries, but they have a variety of farm fresh food and products on their farm. They have picked strawberries ready to be bought, or you can hop on the Kubota for a ride out to the strawberry patch to pick your own. They anticipate picking to begin around the second week in June 2017.


Kirschbaum’s Strawberry Acres
N5802 Hwy. 151, Beaver Dam, WI 53916

Kirschbaum’s expects strawberry picking to begin around mid-June 2017. Pick-your-own strawberries are generally available for all of the strawberry season on the farm, but it is always best to call the Berry Hot Line, 920-887-7530, just prior to driving out or check the update on their web site.


Mayberry Farms
W2364 Cty Rd Y, Mayville, WI 53050

Zastrow’s Strawberries is under new ownership. They are now called Mayberry Farms. They have ready pick and U-pick strawberries available.


Morning Star Family Farm
4504 State Rd 83, Hartford, WI 53027

U-Pick by appointment only. Their patch is a bit smaller than other u-pick farms. Please visit the website or call ahead to schedule an appointment.


Thompson Strawberry Farm
14000 75th Street Bristol, WI 53104

Thompson Strawberry Farm anticipates opening for U-pick in mid-June 2017. They have strawberries in the June month, and then Raspberries in August! Their hours will be Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and Saturday through Sunday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.


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Did we miss a U-Pick Strawberry Patch?

If you are have a favorite U-Pick Strawberry patch located in the greater Waukesha County area or a short day trip, please email us at erin@lakecountryfamilyfun(dot)com with the strawberry patch information. You can also email us via the contact form.