Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other
Halloween activities in Southwestern Montana? Scroll down this page and you will see the
all of those in Southwestern Montana, 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 activities, so if you are looking for popcorn (many types), chocolate, coffee, k-cups or to donate to both the
Scouts and U.S. military troops,
click here and help the Boy Scouts!
Updates for December 2018
Most pumpkin patches and corn mazes usually open by mid September, some
earlier! You may also like 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 many
pumpkin and other recipes and other resources from the drop down menus at the
top of the page or the site search.
After Halloween, find a 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. 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
Deer Lodge County
- Bozeman Maze - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, Fall
festival, train rides, straw or hay bale maze, child-sized haybale maze,
concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, birthday
1121 Mandeville Lane, Bozeman, MT 59715. Phone: 406-388-7818.
[email protected]. Open: See our website for current hours.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Take I-90
Exit 306 and drive North for 1/8 mile on North 7th Avenue to Mandeville Lane
traffic light. Turn west on Mandeville Lane and drive 1/8 mile to the event
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check.
Click here for our Facebook page. Our event also includes a PowerJump
bungee trampoline, a 30 foot event tent and a corn box to play in. The maze
is reconfigured each week.
- Lutheran Campus Ministry Pumpkin Patch - pumpkins (brought in
from the field), concession stand (drinks, snacks and/or food),
South 8th Avenue, Bozeman, MT 59715. Phone: 406-586-3172. Email:
[email protected]. Open: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm; 7 days a week,
October 17 - 31.. Directions: See their website for directions. Payment:
Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx . Beginning in
2013 an annual fundraiser for Lutheran Campus Ministry--MSU Bozeman.
Pumpkins are grown on the Navajo reservation around Farmington, New Mexico.
A portion of the proceeds benefits campus ministry, while the largest
percentage is returned to the growers. A great selection of sizes and
shapes. Seasonal foods and special activities on Saturdays during sales.
Conveniently located adjacent to the Montana State campus and just a few
blocks from Main Street.
A visitor writes on October 24, 2013: "Friendly, helpful volunteers."
- Montana Corn Maze - corn maze, haunted corn maze, tractor-pulled
hay rides, porta-potties, picnic area, farm animals, birthday parties,
4605 West Cameron Bridge Road, Manhattan, MT 59741. Phone:
[email protected]. Open: Fridays from 5pm to 8:30pm and
Saturdays from 2pm to 8:30pm, September 9, 2011 to October 29, 2011.
Directions: From Belgrade, Montana go south on Jackrabbit lane for
approximately 2 miles turn right(west) on West Cameron Bridge Road for 4.5
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. On October
29,2011 the maze will hand out candy from 2pm to 5pm for children under 13.
The maze will be haunted from 5pm to 8:30pm for those 13 and over.
Rocky Creek Farms -
PYO Apples, Pumpkin patch, hayrides, apple press, other activities for
E of Bozeman, Montana, Bozeman, MT 59715. Phone:
Click here for our contact form. Open: Approximately Monday to Saturday
10-5 Raspberries - July Cucumbers, Corn - August, September Pumpkins -
October. Directions: Go E from Bozeman on the Frontage Road approx. 5 miles,
on your left you will see the sign. Cross over the railroad tracks, park at
the little house and get your bucket for picking. And for a map to our farm,
Click here. Pumpkin patch has hayrides, apple press, other activities
- Meadowlark Farm - pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch-
already gathered from the field, we also have pie pumpkins,
Meadowlark Lane, Hamilton, MT 59840. Phone: (406)640-3276. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Monday to Wednesday, closed;
Thursday through Saturday, 9am to dark; Sunday, noon to dark, September 18
to October 31. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check,
Click here for our Facebook page. We are offering several different
varieties of pumpkins including small sugar pie, small decorative, and
carving types. In limited quantities we will have large/giant pumpkins.
(UPDATED: September 08, 2015)
- Qwivals Family Pumkin Patch - corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, haunted
corn maze, straw or hay bale maze, child-sized haybale maze, corn cannon,
wagon rides, , prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand,
restrooms, picnic area, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties,
1625 Hwy 93 30 Minutes South of Missoula, Victor, MT 59875. Phone:
406-642-6426. Fax: 406-642-9745. Email:
[email protected]. Directions: 30 minutes south of Missoula in Victor,
Montana. And for a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in September, October. Open: March - May Saturdays only 12 pm to 7pm September 1st Heading: Labor Day
Celebration Come celebrate Labor Day September 1st! Qwival's will be open 12 pm
to 7pm September 26th – November 1st. Corn Maize will be open middle of August to
the end of October; Haunted maze, Ghost Town and Gothic dungeon open up September 26; 2008 Western Montana's hot spot for fall activities; come out today.
are certified organic for all crops! Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard,
Silver Bow County