School Tours

Apple Season – Mid August – September and October

We are pleased to offer fun, educational tours for schools. A fun filled day at the farm! During July-August-September and October.

Booking for School Programs begins Mid-May 905-878-0571 or schooltours@chudleighs.com

On your tour, our Friendly Farm Hand will explain;

  • How apples grow
  • Why our apple trees are dwarf
  • About all the different apple varieties
  • How cider is made
  • The apple farmers enemies
  • The correct way to pick an apple
  • The best use for each variety
  • The difference between cider and juice

During the tour, the Children will:

  • Pick a 44lb. bushell of McIntosh or Empire apples to take back to the school
  • Pick an apple to eat on the spot
  • Watch our old fashioned hand operated cider press in action
  • Taste fresh cider**
  • Have a tractor-pulled wagon ride through the orchard and past the giant pumpkin patch
  • Romp in our straw filled play area featuring four 20’ slides and much more!
  • Visit the farm animals
  • Receive one free admission for themselves to revisit our entertainment area

** The supervising teacher will receive one 3L jug of flash pasteurized cider for the group to share later in the tour or back in the classroom.

More For the Teachers

  • One Teacher’s kit per group compiled by Chudleighs & the Ontario Apple Commission
  • An area set aside to enjoy your picnic lunch

Note all group bookings must be confirmed by phone.

Pricing Details

Guided Fall Tours (Max 25 children + 8 adult supervisors) $195

$40 deposit required on booking for group of school tours/camps

Additional adults (over eight) $6 each

School Tour Printable Fax Registration Form