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Fall Raspberry Picking Near Chicago



Did you miss berry picking this summer? Don’t fret!

There are still quite a few farms in and near Illinois to pick raspberries

and with lots of other U-Pick options as well!




Heider’s Berry Farm

  • Woodstock
  • U-Pick red raspberries are $5 / pint. Cash or check only.
  • Season continues until Mid-October but check their Facebook page for announcements before driving over. There are days where they are temporarily picked out.


Johnson’s Farm Produce

  • Hobart, IN
  • U-Pick raspberries, produce, sunflowers, and zinnias!
  • The fun farm is open on weekends!
  • Always check their Facebook page before driving down.


Stade’s Farm & Market

  • McHenry
  • If you are interested in raspberries, make sure to call ahead and / or check their Facebook page for availability. They sell out quickly on the days they are available for U-Pick.
  • They do have apples, sunflowers, and zinnias as well!


Thompson Strawberry Farm

  • Bristol, WI
  • Beautiful sunflowers, yummy raspberries, and pumpkins soon as well!
  • Sunflower Hours are everyday 10:00-7:00

  • Raspberries will begin on Wednesday September 9th, and go for another 5 weeks.

    • Raspberry picking is closed Monday and Tuesdays for ripening and open Wednesday-Sunday: 8:00-5:00



Happy Picking! And don’t forget to bring your mask and social distance!