Mobile Visitor Centers Closed for Summer Break 8/2-8/17

Our Visitor Centers are closed August 2-17, but our team is available for questions and information requests. Please give us a call at 434-293-6789 or send an email to and we’ll get back to you promptly. We look forward to welcoming you to Charlottesville and Albemarle County!

Silver Creek & Seamans' Orchards, Inc

5529 Crabtree Falls Highway, Tyro, VA 22976

(434) 277-5824


No trip to Central Virginia in the autumn would be complete without a stop at one of many fine orchards throughout the area. No less a personage than Thomas Jefferson delighted in the wonderful varieties of fruits available, especially the apples grown throughout.

Fresh apple cider and other products for sale. Apple butter made in copper kettles designated festival dates in October. Join us for the fun with crafters and delicious homemade food. For information on all special activities, please call! Bring a picnic and enjoy Crabtree Falls, the highest waterfall in Virginia. Containers provided.

Products: Pick-your-own apples - Red Delicious, Golden Delicious -- second and third weekends in September; Rome - second weekend in October. At the packing shed, select- your-own apples from freshly picked varieties - Empire, Gala, Red Delicious, Golden Delicious, Pippin, Winesap, Fuji, Mutsu, Stayman, Granny Smith, York, Red Rome, Idared, Paulared, Braeburn, Jonathan, and Lady apples. Call for dates on availability of apples.

Call ahead for hours.



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