10 Places to Buy Apple Cider in Northern Michigan

It wouldn’t feel like fall in Northern Michigan without some cider! On your Northern Michigan fall color tour, stop at these orchards and markets for the best local apple cider and a donut (or a dozen)!


Altonen Orchards
11882 S. US-31, Williamsburg, 231.264.8802

Fresh fruit, great cider and delicious pies!

Farmer White’s
11373 S. US-31, Williamsburg, 231.632.1500

Visit this family farm for fresh pies, jam, jelly, cider and donuts.

Friske Orchards
10743 N. US-31, Ellsworth, 231.599.2604

Besides offering cider and donuts, this orchard has Fall Fun Saturday’s, the Apple Festival, U-Pick apples, a children’s petting zoo and more.

Gallagher’s Farm Market & Bakery
7237 M-72, Traverse City, 231.947.1689

Visit the goats, chickens and pigs and then explore the corn maze and pumpkin patch! After that, shop for local produce and fresh donuts to pair with their homemade cider.

Hoxsie’s Farm Market
6578 M-72,  Williamsburg, 231.267.9087 or 231.267.5264

This farm has a corn maze, new apple cannon, a big red barn to explore, wagon rides and more! And yes, cider and donuts.

Kilcherman’s Christmas Cove
11573 N. Kilcherman Rd., Northport, 231.386.5637

Kilcherman’s is famous for its antique apples. From the Pink Pearl to the Rambo, they’ve got a wide array of unique apples and fresh cider!

King Orchards
986 S. US-31 Kewadin, 231.264.0715

Pick your own apples or shop for gifts at King Orchards. Don’t forget to say hi to Daisy the orchard dog!

Pahl’s Pumpkin Patch
11168 N. M-37 Buckley, 231.269.4400

This is a pick your own pumpkin patch with a petting zoo and plenty of fall produce to choose from including gourds, squash and corn stalk bundles. There’s hot chocolate, cider, donuts and more treats on the weekends.

Rennie Orchards
11221 Munro Rd., Williamsburg, 231.264.8387

Wagon rides, a hay maze and more! PLUS cider and donuts.

Royal Farms
10445 N. US 31, Ellsworth, 231.599.3222

Enjoy a farm market setting while tasting wine, exploring the corn maze and of course sampling some cider, donuts and caramel apples!


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Article Comments

  • Ellen Stowe Montoya

    you can also get very tasty cider at Buchan’s Blueberry Hill on Old Mission peninsula. Apples too!