Apple Tasting Trail | Beyond the Nest (Rochester)

Apple Tasting Trail

Wayne County Tourism 9 Pearl Street, Suite 3
Lyons , NY , 14489
Phone: 800-527-6510
43° 3' 51.2316" N, 76° 59' 24.8856" W
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Christine Worth
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Our annual Apple Tasting Tour is packed with new options for visiting and celebrating the apple! NEW Virtual experiences to include an on-line passport with trivia and NEW features like curbside pickup at some stops. Ten locations, each unique, as is the taste and texture of apples. Plus we added 5 parks and the restaurant sponsors this year. With so many places and options, U Pick your stops, U Pick the Way!

Wayne County Tourism partners with 10 local businesses to host the tour. The Apple Tasting Tour is a self-driven tour, with fall and apple activities happening throughout the month of October. Visitors have the entire month to experience apple harvest at farm markets, apple orchards, wineries, and cideries. Every stop visited earns a badge on the tour app that can be emailed to the Tourism Office for a chance to win a prize at the end of the month. Access the tour app at

Visitors are invited to:

  • Enjoy wine tastings at Young Sommer Winery and JD Wine Cellars at Long Acre Farms.
  • Try a glass of hard cider at Embark Craft Ciderworks at Lagoner Farms, at Old Goat Cidery at The Apple Shed, or at Rootstock Ciders & Spirits.
  • Pick your own apples at one of the many farms and apple orchards on the tour.
  • Escape the Amazing Maize Maze at Long Acre Farms.
  • Find your new favorite apple when you pick or pick up a new variety at one of the 10 farm stops.
  • Stock up on fall goodies like fresh pies, apple salsa, and homemade preserves.
  • Take home colorful mums and bright orange pumpkins.
  • Picnic or hike at one of the featured parks.
  • Enjoy lunch, dinner or drinks at The Bay Street Restaurant or Saltbox Smokehouse.


The 10 Apple Tasting Tour farm stops:

Apple Town Farm Market, 4734 Route 104, Williamson

Lagoner Farms & Embark Craft Ciderworks, 6895 Lake Avenue, Williamson

Long Acre Farms & JD Wine Cellars, 1342 Eddy Road, Macedon

Morgan’s Farm Market, 3821 Cory Corners Road, Marion

Orbakers Farm Market, 3451 Lake Road, Williamson

Rootstock Ciders & Spirits, 3274 Eddy Rd, Williamson

The Apple Farm Stand at Stone Goose Farms 5630 Norris Road, North Rose

The Apple Shed & Old Goat Cidery, 3391 Fairville-Maple Ridge Road, Newark

Young Sommer Winery, 4287 Jersey Road, Williamson

Youngman Orchards Farm, 7315 Lake Road, Sodus


The 5 Apple Tasting Tour featured parks:

Chimney Bluffs State Park, 7700 Garner Road, Wolcott

  1. Forman Park, 4507 Lake Road, Pultneyville

Palmyra Aqueduct Park, 2685 Route 31, Palmyra

Beechwood State Park, Lake Road, Sodus

Cornwall Preserve, 3975 Lake Road, Williamson


The 2 Apple Tasting Tour sponsor restaurants:

The Bay Street Restaurant, 8427 Bay Street, Sodus Point

The Saltbox Smokehouse, 6152 Barclay Road, Sodus

For details regarding the Apple Tasting Tour, call Wayne County Tourism @ 800-527-6510