What better way to have fun than gathering your family and heading over to a pumpkin patch this fall? We can’t say there are too many! Experience the bright colours of fall in the leaves and pumpkins around, take in the smell of freshly baked pumpkin pie, carve out a scary or funny face on a pumpkin, or even get lost in a corn maze! Northwestern Ontario has the perfect selection of pumpkin patches for you and your family to visit.
1. Gammondale Pumpkinfest
The Gammondale Pumpkinfest has been operating for over 27 years and is fully operating this fall season, rain or shine! Besides the traditional activities such as pumpkin picking, the Gammondale Pumpkinfest has numerous activities available that you can’t find anywhere else! Experience Canada’s largest pumpkin catapult or navigate your way through an entire forest maze!
2. Mockingbird Hill Farms
For more of the classic fall experience, visit Mockingbird Hill Farms and pick out your perfect pumpkin for carving and creating indulgent desserts. You can also experience both a more family friendly corn maze or if you are up for the scare, their haunted maze!
3. Wagonwheel Ranch
The Wagonwheel Ranch in the greater Sudbury area has been home to pumpkin picking as well as their own fall festival. Select your own pumpkin from the already picked selection or head out to the fields to pick out your own perfect pumpkin of choice! The fall festival at Wagonwheel Ranch also offers petting zoos, hay rides and more! Timed activity packages are planned to be available this fall, so be sure to visit their website for the latest updates.
Family fun time is always a treat in the fall, why not make it a full weekend to enjoy? The Quality Inn Sudbury is always here to provide comfortable and convenient accommodations when you need them. Call us today to book a room at 705.675.1273.