Aomori has various kind of fruits cultivation all over the prefecture including apples that are the highest production in Japan, and there are farms to be able to enjoy fruits picking from spring through autumn.
Aomori Kanko Ringo-en
It is a tourism apple farm located on the heart of Hakkoda Mountains. Cherry picking is also available.
|Address||35 Aza-osawa, Tamogino, Aomori-shi, Aomori 030-0124|
|Hours||Open beginning of August – mid of November|
Ringo-no-Sato, a tourism apple farm, has approximately 1,000 of apple trees, with 35 kinds, located on the heart of Hakkoda Mountains surrounded by rich nature.
|Address||1-6 Abeno, Tamogino, Aomori-shi, Aomori 030-0124|
|Hours||Open August – mid of November|
Aomori-shi Fureai Nouen [cassis]
Visitors can enjoy cassis picking, which is also Aomori’s specialty, and hands-on experience of jam making.
|Address||243-342 Aza-isobe, Shitobashi, Aomori-shi, Aomori 030-1261|
|Hours||Open around beginning of July|
|URL||(English / Korean / Simplified and Traditional Chinese)http://www.city.aomori.aomori.jp/|
Hakkoda Blueberry Kanko Nouen
Hakkoda Blueberry Kanko Nouen is a blueberry farm with the area of 11,000 suqueare meters, cultivating 2,000 of blueberry, such as extremely early-ripening variety which is strong for cold and has just right sweetness, or slow ripening.
|Address||19-1 Kanda, Yokouchi, Aomori-shi, Aomori 030-0132|
|Hours||Opens end of July – mid of August *Closes when harvesting season of blueberry is over.|
Michinoeki “Namioka” Apple Hill Knako Ringo-en
Apple Hill, a Michinoeki (roadside station) located in Namioka, Aomori-shi, has a tourism apple farm and offer apple picking in harvesting season.
|Address||2-3 Aza-nojiri, Oaza-Megasawa, Namioka, Aomori-shi, Aomori 038-1331|
|Hours||Open mid of September – beginning of November|
Hirosaki Apple Park
In the park, approximately 1,300 apple trees of about 65 varieties are planted. Apple picking is available in autumn.
|Address||125 Aza-terasawa, Oaza-shimizu-tomita, Hirosaki-shi, Aomori 036-8262|
|Hours||Open August – mid of November|
Mt. Iwaki Knako Ringo-en
From spring to autumn, cherry, peach, prune, apple, and grape picking are available. For apple, visitors can enjoy 40 different varaieties such as Natsu-midori or Kinsei, and for peach and grape and others are as well.
|Address||120-3 Aza-terasawa, Hyakuzawa, Hirosaki-shi, Aomori 036-1343|
|Hours||Open end of June- mid of December|
It is a fruits farm located in the heart of Mt Iwaki, where visitors can enjoy 20 kinds of fruit picking, such as apple, grape and cherry.
|Address||426 Aza-hibiki, Totsurazawa, Hirosaki-shi, Aomori 036-1202|
|Hours||Open April – around October|
Tsugaru Yumeringo Farm
In spring, strawberries, in summer cherries, blueberries and peaches, and in autumn apple picking are available.
|Address||44-4 Aza-yamazaki, Kozawa, Hirosaki-shi, Aomroi 036-8243|
Others in Tsugaru Area
Kuroishi Knakou Ringo-en
The farm, with a broad view of Tsugaru Plain and Mt Iwaki, offers fresh apple picking, and will be filled by tourists every year.
|Address||Takinoguchi, Oaza-asaseishi, Kuroishi-shi, Aomori 036-0343|
|Hours||Open beginning of September – beginning of November|
Itayanagi-machi Furusato Center
Approximately 20 kinds of apples are available for picking.
|Address||239-3 Aza-doi, Oaza-itayanagi, Itayanagi-machi, Aomori 038-3692|
|Hours||Open September – mid of November|
Steuben grapes, Tsuruta Town’s specialty, are available for picking.
|Address||200-1 Aza-hayase, Oaza-tsuruta, Tsuruta-machi, Aomori 038-3595|
|Tel||0173-22-2111[Tsuruta Town, Tourism Department]|
|Hours||Open around October|
Hachinohe Nango Nougyou Kanko Shinko-kai
Nango, Hahinohe City is a region known for various fruits, and apple, strawberry, cherry and other fruit picking are available for visitors.
|Address||4-4 Aza-tateno, Oaza-nakano, Nango-ku, Hachinohe-shi, Aomori 031－0111|
Towada Blueberry Nouen Hibiki
The farm cultivate organic blueberries by bee pollination, which are safety and delicious.
|Address||147-89 Aza-takami, Oaza-ousaka, Towada-shi, Aomori 034-0041|
|Hours||Open mid of July – end of August|
It is a tourism farm, using organic agricultural method, opened by farmer who moved old style house in the land of 7 hectare. Blueberry picking and other experience are available.
|Address||2-10 Aza-torigamori, Oaza-fukamochi, Towada-shi, Aomori 034-0106|
|Hours||Open mid of July – beginning of August|
Other Nanbu Area
Nagawa Agriculture and Tourism Association, Tassya-mura
As the “Home for fruits, Nanbu Town”, cherry picking and other fruits picking are available.
|Address||Aza-oshibutamiyama, Oaza-kaminakui, Nanbu-cho, Sannohe, Aomori 039-0501|
Kosawada Fruit Farm
Seasonal fruit picking is available. In the farm, visitors can also enjoy barbecue and there is a rental equipment but not ingredients.
|Address||23-25 Oshibutamiyama, Kaminakui, Nanbu-cho, Sannohe, Aomroi 039-0501|
|Hours||Open mid of June – mid of September|
Aguri-no-sato Oirase is the Aomori’s largest tourism strawberry farm, cultivating Natsu-ichigo (summer strawberry) and Fuyu-ichigo (winter strawberry), where strawberry picking is available through a year.
|Address||2-2-1684 Mukaiyama-higashi, Oirase-cho, Kamikita, Aomori 039-2152|