Spend an afternoon getting lost in the stalks at one of these Northern Michigan corn mazes. Whether you’re visiting on a fall color tour or looking for a weekend staycation activity, these local farms are a perfect day trip for the entire family.
10151 N. Long Lake Rd. | Traverse City
7237 E. Traverse Hwy. (M72) | Traverse City
This corn maze is designed for all ages, but adults should accompany small children. Explore the maze then enjoy fresh apple cider and a pumpkin donut. Pack a picnic or pick up baked treats, local cheese, fruits, vegetables and wine in the market. And don’t forget to say hi to the farm animals!
3474 St. Nicholas Rd. | Rock
This corn maze may be tucked away in the Upper Peninsula, but it’s packed full of things to do. Try not to get tangled up in the rope maze and may the best person win in the duck races! You’ll also want to check out the pumpkin treehouse.
6620 M-72 E. | Williamsburg
After you’ve made it through their giant corn maze, pick apples from the orchard and find the biggest pumpkin in the patch. Then go on a farm wagon ride and explore the big red barn. There is something for everyone in the family!
7100 E. Traverse Hwy. | Traverse City
In addition to three corn mazes― including a kiddie corn maze, haunted corn maze and themed corn maze― Jacob’s fruit/vegetable market and U-pick farm offers pumpkins, pick-your-own apples, horse-drawn hay rides, a concessions and refreshment stand and a picnic area.
11168 N. M37 | Buckley
Don’t let the name fool you. In addition to U-pick pumpkins, Pahl’s is also home to several corn mazes and a straw maze for little ones along with farm animals, a Candy House and wagon and train rides.
10445 N. US-31 | Ellsworth
Race your friends to the finish line or take a casual stroll through this 5-acre corn maze. Stop by their bakery and the new wine and hard cider tasting room after you’ve found your way out.