Family Owned and Operated Since 1921

press to zoom

press to zoom

press to zoom

press to zoom
1/3

We are hoping to be open for you-pick cherries on Friday, July 15th. Spring weather conditions caused a two weeks delay and a very light crop.

 

Availability

KUIPERS Full Logo.png

Cherries
Apricots
Peaches 
Plums

Empty Checkbox.png
Empty Checkbox.png
Empty Checkbox.png
Empty Checkbox.png
04AD7858-EE4B-44CC-9FF7-A32799D9129E_1_201_a.heic

Season Opening Mid-July 2022

Fruit Picking Season Information 

Hours

  • We expect season opening to be 14 days later this year due to colder weather. We hope to be open Friday, July 15th for you-pick cherries.

  • When fruit is available we are open Monday to Saturdays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Closed Sunday's.

 

Prices 

  • We have an orchard entrance fee of $3.00 per person over 10 years old which covers sampling the fruit while picking. (The fruit price per pound has not been determined yet.)

 

Reservations 

  • We do not require reservations and our hours are Monday to Saturday 10:00 am to 2:00pm while fruit is available.

  • Our selling season is shorter than other orchards because the majority of our orchard is a replant and needs a few years before producing.

  • If you are planning on visiting please check if we are open first.

 

What to Bring

  • We provide pails for picking as well as bags. You are welcome to bring whatever you like in addition to this. Our orchard also uses ladder for full size trees. 

 

  • We suggest wearing good footwear in the orchard and bring hydration. We will have bottled water for sale if needed.

 

  • We have a great location for views of the lake and walking in the orchard and fields, bring a camera. We can also take pictures of your group with a panoramic view of Okanagan Lake in the background. 

 

We look forward to hosting your fruit picking experience should you visit us this year. 

 

Vince & Connie Kuipers

 
Seasonal Fruit Availability
  • Cherries (July 2022) 

    • Early Season Cherries 

      • Cristalina, Vans, Bings, Royal Anne and Lambert

      • Mid July (you-pick)

    • Mid Season Cherries (new orchard limited quantities )

      • Lapins and Sweethearts

      • Late July (you-pick)

  • Apricots (July 2022)

    • Sun Glo, Tilton, Moorpark 

    • Late July - Early August (you-pick)

  • Peaches (August 2022)

    • Glo Haven

    • Mid August (you-pick)

  • Prune/Plums (September 2022)

    • Late Italian 

    • Early September (you-pick)

Contact

(250) 575-3308​

kuipersfamilyfruitfarm@gmail.com

579 Barnaby Road

Kelowna, BC V1W 4N7

Canada

Thank you

for

the message!