Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Mendocino County, California? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of thoses in Mendocino County, California, sorted by county. Some are
farms, where you take a hay ride out into the field, others are elaborate farm
stands with mountains of pumpkins and other activities and some are simple
roadside stands. Most have loads of pumpkins to choose from. To really make it
fun for your kids, look for those that have the extra activities, like a corn
maze, spook house, or hayride. There is usually a small fee for the mazes (of
course, the more elaborate mazes tend to charge more. Hayrides are often free.
ALWAYS call before you go
to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!
And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the
information, please let me know!
If you are looking for
pumpkin weigh-offs and the US and world's largest pumpkins, see this page!
Want to do a fundraiser selling
pumpkins? See this page!
Finally, my boys are in Boy Scouts and raising money for their troop and
their trips and activitites, so if you are looking for popcorn (many
types), coffee or to donate to both the Socuts and U.S. miltary troops,
click here and help the scouts!
Updates for March 2017
Although most pumpkin patches and corn mazes are now closed, it
is time to tag your Christmas tree at a
Christmas tree farm (and enjoy a bonfire, smore, hot chocolate and
free hayrides, and often Santa visits! And next Spring, you'll want to take your
children to a free Easter egg hunt -
see our companion website to find a local Easter Egg hunt. In the
meantime, you may find a
local zombie event or Zombie Paintball!.
The world's best
pumpkin pie recipe is here, and the
crust recipe is here! And we have
canning, preserving, drying and freezing directions. You can access recipes
and other resources from the drop down menus at the top of the page or the site
search. If you have any questions or suggestions,
feel free to write me!
Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county
Click on Resources above, if you need a county map
Gowan's Oak Tree
- pumpkins, pumpkin patch, wagon rides, Winter squash, gourds.
6600 Hwy 128, Philo, CA, 95466. Phone: (707) 895-3353 or (707)
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Saturday and Sunday from 11 am to
4 pm; these weekends only: October 12 & 13 October 19 & 20 October
26th. Directions: Coming from Hwy 101: San
Francisco to Cloverdale. Hwy 128 thru Boonville 8 miles. Coming from
Eureka: Hwy 101 - Ukiah to Hwy 253 to Boonville, right turn. Also
prepicked apples, apple cider, peaches, pears, plums, vegetables.
First weekend in April Apple Blossom Festival. Wagon rides thru
orchards. U-pick pumpkins in October with wagon rides to pumpkin
patch. (UPDATED: October 17, 2013, from their website)
Pirate Petes Pumpkin Patch - pumpkins, pumpkin patch,
Winter squash, gourds.
900 boonville road, ukiah, CA. Phone:
email@example.com. Open: Month of October: Saturday and
Sunday 10am-5pm. Directions: directions.
Click here for our Facebook page. Payment: Cash, only.. We
planted the pie pumpkins, gourds, winter squash, and specialty
pumpkins in the field next to the shop. We will be purchasing
pumpkins to put out in the fields this year. In 2016, the cost for
the pumpkins will be $2/ea. We will also make a hay bale maze and a
hay climbing structure for the kids. (ADDED: October 06, 2016,
Suggested by a visitor)
Train Fort Bragg Pumpkin Express - Train ride
Street, Fort Bragg, CA 95437. Phone: 707-964-6371. Open: there are
multiple departure dates for this trip, Fort Bragg departs at 10:00
am. Directions: Fort Bragg Depot is at the foot of Laurel Street.
All Aboard the Pumpkin Express! Travel through the redwoods to the
pumpkin patch at Northspur Station. Kids get treats on board and it
is sure to be a fun day.
All Ages are invited to ride. (ADDED:
October 17, 2013, from their website)
Train Willits Pumpkin Express - Train ride
East Commercial, Willits, CA 95488. Open: there are multiple
departure dates for this trip, Willits Pumpkin Express departs at
9:45 am. All Aboard the Pumpkin Express! Travel through the redwoods
to the pumpkin patch at Northspur Station. Kids get treats on board
and it is sure to be a fun day.
All Ages are invited to ride.
(ADDED: October 17, 2013, from their website)