Q: What are your hours of peration?
A: Sept.1 - Oct. 31 - 9:00am - 6:00pm and Nov.1 - Nov.30 - 9:00am - 5:00pm.
Q: Do you allow pets?
A: No. Due to the insurance requirements and the safety of our visitors and the animals in the petting farm we don't allow any pets on the farm premises.
Q: When do you offer "you pick" apples?
A: During the Apple Pickin' Jubilee held weekends of September and each weekend in Octorber. Saturdays and Sundays only.
Q: How do I find you?
A: From Atlanta: Take 575 North to Ellijay, take the Hwy 52 exit toward Amicalola Falls State Park. This will be a right turn off of Hwy 515. Go to the bottom of the hill and turn left onto Hwy 52 East. Hillcrest Orchards is 9 miles on the right.
From Atlanta: Take Hwy 400 North to the Dawsonville exit just past the Outlet Mall, turn left at the light onto Hwy 53 toward Dawsonville, go through Dawsonville on Hwy 53. About 1 mile outside Dawsonville, turn right onto Hwy 183, go about 10 miles until this road intersects Hwy 52. At the Y turn onto Hwy 52 West. Hillcrest Orchards is about 12 miles on the left on Hwy 52 West of Dawsonville.
Q: What is the cost of tours?
A: School field trips are $5.00 per person and Senior tours are $5.00 per person.
Q: Do I need to bring my own contaniers for U-Pic?
A: No. We offer 2 bag sizes for purchase.
Q: Can I finish filling my U-Pic bag inside the market with a different variety?
Q: How do I sign up for the newsletter?
A: At the top left of this page, under the big apple with the barn in it.
Q: What is the price during the week for fun activities?
A: $8.00 per person.
Q: What do you offer during the week?
A: Petting farm, wagon rides, and playgrounds as well as the farm market and bakery. We also offer pre-registered tours on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.
Q: What are the GPS coordinates?
A: According to Google- they are: 34.6200314,-84.3733547
Q: What is the cost to park?
Q: Do you have bus parking?
A: Yes, we have plenty and it is free.
Q: What activities are offered through the week?
A: School field trips, Senior tours, the petting farm, wagon rides, and the playground ($8.00 per person) Available Wednesday, Thursday & Friday. The farm market & bakery are open 7 days a week.
Q: What varietes of apples do you grow?
A: Red & Golden Delicious, Rome Beauty, Pink Lady, Mutsu, Granny Smith, Fuji, Cameo, Winesap, Honey Crisp, Gala, Jonagold, Arkansas Black, Gold Rush, Pinata, Ambrosia & Yates. Call for availability. 706.273.3838.