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 Virginia Apple Pick-Your-Own Guide
Madison County

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GRAVES MOUNTAIN FARM
Lucky or Lynn Graves
Route 670, Syria, VA 22743
540.923.4231 (lodge);
540.923.4638 (packing shed); 540.923.4312 fax
E-mail: lynn@gravesmountain.com

Directions: From Route 29 in Madison, go north on Route 231 for approximately 7 miles.  Turn left on Route 670.  Go 4 miles to Syria.  Packing shed on left in Syria.
Hours: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., July-November
Special Comments: Near Graves’ Mountain Lodge, Inc. and hiking trails of Shenandoah National Park.  Apple Harvest Festival weekends are October 8-9 and 15 - 16 and 22 - 23, 2011, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.  Enjoy free parking and admission, food, hay maze, animals, more than 70 arts and crafts vendors, horseback riding, pony rides. Come visit Monticello, our cloned Holstein bull, as well as many other farm animals.  Educational farm tours meeting school SOLs available for groups, as well as farm birthday parties. Call, write or e-mail for more information.
Products: Select-your-own peaches, apples, jams and jellies at our packing shed, open daily July-December.  Available varieties include Red Delicious, Golden Delicious, Stayman, York, Winesap, Fuji, Gala, Granny Smith, Rome, Mutsu plus others.  Pick-your-own apples, beginning September 17 through October 16, 2011, weekends only.  Pick-your-own varieties include Red Delicious, Golden Delicious, Stayman, York, Winesap, Fuji, Granny Smith, Rome, Mutsu plus others.

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This site is brought to you by the Virginia State Apple Board -- an official commodity board
of the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services -- promoting research, education
and marketing efforts for the state's apple industry through assistance to the
Virginia Apple Growers Association.

900 Natural Resource Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903
434.984.0573, Fax: 434.220.9127