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The best Pumpkin Picking Farms near London

Halloween might be a little different this year, but one thing we can still all enjoy is the tradition of carving pumpkins! If you want to make the Halloween activity extra-special this autumn, get out into the fields and pick your own pumpkin! Pumpkin picking is an incredibly wholesome way to enjoy the great outdoors, and these pumpkin patches near London will look great on your Instagram feed! Grab your wellies and hop in a Zipcar to these pick-your-own farms.

Crockford Bridge Pick Your Own Farm

a couple pumpkin picking

Crockford Bridge Pick Your Own Farm

Offering pick-your-own fruit and veg throughout the summer months, October is dedicated pumpkin time at Crockford Bridge Farm in Surrey! Guests can pick from the fields in the early weekends of October, and from the Pumpkin Market from mid-October until Halloween. There’s even a Pumpkin Festival!

Distance from London by car: 28 miles

Stanhill Farm Pumpkin Patch

wheelbarrow full of pumpkins

Stanhill Farm Pumpkin Patch

Pre-booking is essential if you want to pick your own pumpkin from Stanhill Farm Pumpkin Patch. Entry tickets are free, and pumpkins are priced from just £1. It’s only £30 for a wheelbarrow-full, a bargain if you really love pumpkin pie…

Distance from London by car: 20 miles

 

Garson’s Farm

pumpkins in the autumn sunshine

Garson’s Farm

Whether you’re looking for an enormous gourd or a cute little pumpkin, you’ll be spoilt for choice at Garsons Pick Your Own Farm. You’ll need a Farm Pass to visit, but the cost of the pass is deducted from the price of your pumpkin(s) once you’ve chosen your prize specimen.

Distance from London by car: 20 miles

 

Cammas Hall

a mound of pumpkins

Cammas Hall

With over 20 different varieties of pumpkin and squash to pick from at Cammas Hall, carve a jack-o’-lantern with a difference this year. There’s even two Halloween themed maize mazes for adults and children alike to get lost inside!

Distance from London by car: 37 miles

Secretts Farm Pumpkin Week

A field of pumpkins

Secretts Farm Pumpkin Week

Book your tickets for Secretts Pumpkin Week early – this year it runs from 24th-31st October! Pick your own pumpkins, choose something from the BBQ and pumpkin themed menu, and even have a super-cute mini-photoshoot among the pumpkins.

Distance from London by car: 38 miles

Foxes Farm

a family picking pumpkins

Foxes Farm

As pumpkin wholesalers, Foxes Farm know a thing or two about the orange beauties. They also dedicate several fields to pick-your-own. Don’t forget your wellies if you’re heading out into the fields to pick pumpkins.

Distance from London by car: 32 miles

 

Priory Farm Pumpkin Palace

pumpkin patch

Priory Farm Pumpkin Palace

A Spooky Trail, tractor rides to the pumpkin field and the “Pumpkin Palace” combine to make Priory Farm a brilliant Halloween-themed day out! Be sure to book your tickets early to avoid disappointment.

Distance from London by car: 22 miles

Don’t forget…

Be sure to check on the farm websites to book your pumpkin picking tickets and ensure you’re prepared to follow any Covid-secure rules that might be in place.

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