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Even though we're all tired of the changing regulations dictating our activities, we all want to be safe and want the same for everyone with whom we come in contact. At the Orchard, we encourage social interaction but maintaining a 6' physical distance is required. Masks are worn by all staff and required by all visitors (while inside the barn), gloves for staff, and sanitizer required before entering the store and recommended as you leave; spacing is marked on the floor at the requisite 6' intervals.

Happy pets are permitted inside on a leash (no mask required).
The trails are open and marked, and a revised map installed, but please respect distancing with other walkers.
Live music, dancing, and "heyrides" (Bill is on premises telling tales and entertaining visitors around the red barn and on the deck) have been canceled for the remainder of the year.

We will continue to follow the governer's mandates and hope that all will come to an end soon, but in the interim, the health and safety of our staff and our visitors are our only concern in our decision making.  If you don't plan on wearing a mask nor purchasing one at the door, please be consider of others. The rule was made not only to protect you, but that senior in front of you, that family of four behind. You will not be permitted in. The apple trees are still thriving and ripening. No matter what the climate of the planet, they're getting ready for pickin' as usual.

And if you would like to purchase something from the store and have it shipped directly to you, or want to order it ahead of time, just call Alicia at 828-765-9531 Wednesday through Sunday from 10AM to 5PM or email.


1025 Orchard Road

Spruce Pine, NC 28777

Blue Ridge Parkway
(mile marker 328.3)



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10 AM to 5 PM
(Currently no live music)

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