Anyone else got a strawberry-mad child? A great outing is to visit a pick your own farm, and pick and eat your own weight in strawberries!
We’ve put together a guide and interactive map to where the pick your own farms are in Cornwall, Devon and Dorset – and it’s not just strawberries on offer. You can pick a variety of soft fruit and vegetables, and a few of the places listed have cafes and play areas too, so you can make a day of it!
Always contact the Farm first to check opening times and produce availability.
Queenchwell Road, Carnon Downs, Truro, Cornwall, TR3 6LN
Gooseberries, redcurrants and blackcurrants available for pick your own.
Bush, Bude, Cornwall, EX23 9JZ
Pick your own flowers, gooseberries, raspberries, strawberries and tayberries.
The Grange Fruit Farm
Gweek, Helston, Cornwall, TR12 6BE
Pick your own strawberries. There is a restaurant and farm shop on site, along with a sandpit for the children to play in.
Mitchell, Newquay, Cornwall TR8 5BZ
PYO fruits include strawberries, raspberries and red and black currants.
Connor Downs, Hayle, TR27 5JQ
Trevaskis Farm has a large pick-your-own facility, with fruit produce available including strawberries, apples, currants, beries and plenty more. Pick your own vegetables includes beans, peas and sweetcorn.
You can enjoy a full day out at Trevaskis – there is farm park (free entrance), cafe and farm shop too.
St Endellion, nr Port Issac, Cornwall, PL29 3TT
Trevathan Farm has a large childrens play area at the farm shop and restaurant which is open to the public 7 day a week. There is also a pets corner and pyo soft fruit and vegetables.
Braunton Road, Ashford, Barnstaple, EX31 4AU
Strawberry picking and more.
New Barn Farm, Manstree Road, Shillinford St George, Exeter, Devon, EX2 9QR
Blackcurrants available for pick your own. There is also a plant nursery and a vineyard.
Lifton, Devon, Pl16 0DE
Pick your own strawberries and raspberries, along with a farm shop and restaurant.
Great Trehills, Plymouth, Devon, PL5 4LL
Seasonal produce available for pick-your-own or to buy in the farm shop includes strawberries, raspberries, currants and beans.
Hawthorne Gardens, Stockleigh Pomery, Crediton, EX17 4BH
Pick-your-own strawberries available until the end of August. Farm shop, cafe and deli on site too.
Kitley Farm, Yealmpton, Plymouth, PL8 2LT
Variety of fruit and veg available for picking. Farm shop on site.
Cotleigh, Nr Honiton, Devon, EX14 9LF
Royal Oak Farm has a pick-your-own fruit farm, tea room and farm shop. Fruit for picking includes strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries and redcurrants, along with broad beans and peas. After all that hard work, enjoy a cream tea or lunch in the tea gardens.
Shute Farm, Newton Road, Bishopsteignton, Devon, TQ14 9PN
Produce available for picking varies by month and includes strawberries, blackberries and redcurrants, along with new potatoes if you like digging!
Cat and Fiddle Farm, Lyndhurst Road, Hinton, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 7DS
Variety of pick your own fruit and vegetables, and a cafe and farm shop.
Sopley Farm, Sopley, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 7AZ
Pick your own produce includes strawberries, raspberries, currants, plums, beans and pumpkins. Toilets and picnic area.
Holtwood, Holt Forest, Wimborne, BH21 7DY
Fruit varies by month and includes strawberries, currants, raspberries and gooseberries.
West Holme Farm, West Holme, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6AQ
PYO includes strawberries, raspberries, currants and sweetcorn. Thre is also a garden centre, cafe and farm shop, along with gardens to walk through and enjoy (free entry).
The Purbeck Food Company, Lenctenbury Farm, Norden, Corfe Castle, Dorset, BH20 5DU
Bluberries, raspberries and strawberries available for picking.