Carter Mountain Orchard
Charlottesville, VA

Bring your school group for some hands on learning!

Carter Mountain Orchard’s wholesome, educational, and fun field trip packages are offered throughout the spring, summer, and fall. Choose one that's right for your group! All group packages and field trips are by reservation only; one teacher or staff member FREE for every 10 paying children. Visit or call 434-977-1833 for more information or to make a reservation.

Educational fall field trips at Carter Mountain Orchard in Charlottesville, VA include:

•    Buzzy the Honey Bee Package – designed for 4th Grade
•    Tree Degree Package – designed for 3rd Grade
•    Jonathan Package
•    McIntosh Package
•    Johnny Appleseed Package
•    Geocaching Adventure package (mid-April through November)


Family-owned and operated since 1912, Carter Mountain Orchard offers pick-your-own peaches and apples, in season. The orchard holds family fun events throughout the year; signature annual events include:

•    Easter Egg Hunt (April)
•    Thursday Evening Sunset Series (every Thursday, May through September)
•    Peach Festival (July)
•    Apple Harvest Celebration (September through November)

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