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Community Orchard

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2237 160th St, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-8547
+1 515-573-8212
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Very nice place

We took grandkids there for a sunday afternoon of fun. Lots of things to do and the kids had a... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Brad L
,
Iowa
Apple Orchard

Love going out to the apple orchard very friendly staff and love the smell the minute you open the... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Dawn Z
,
Fort Dodge, Iowa
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OPEN AUGUST 1st. Community Orchard is a 50 acre apple orchard located in North Central Iowa. Home decor, fall decor, bakery and the Apple Orchard Cafe round out this venue. Open August 1st til December 23rd. Come see us!! The Back 40 Playground is brand new this fall. It is a 4 acre playground for kids and adults. It features a large jumping pillow, farm tile slide, farm tile rollers, goats, llamas and two pot bellied pigs.... Try the pedal karts, play in the corn box and participate in the duck races. Dress a scarecrow and take a picture. Playground hours are daily from 10-6...come out and enjoy a fantastic fall day with great food finds. New Corn Maze every year. Try our new Caramel Apple Flat pie, eat a walking taco in the Back 40 eatery and sit back and enjoy yourself.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“corn salsa” (6 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
“little pricey” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2237 160th St, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-8547
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+1 515-573-8212
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We took grandkids there for a sunday afternoon of fun. Lots of things to do and the kids had a blast.

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Love going out to the apple orchard very friendly staff and love the smell the minute you open the door

Thank Dawn Z
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Market505, Director of Sales at Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you for your 5 Star Review. Nothng like the smell of apple pies baking!

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

My husband and I stopped by the orchard to purchase some apples for baking. Our favorite all around apple 🍎 are the Haralsons. While we were there we enjoyed an apple scone and a cup of coffee.

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Market505, Director of Sales at Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for your 5 Star Trip Advisor Review. We enjoyed having you join us for a cup of coffee and one of our famous apple scones!

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Growing up in nearby Humboldt, I made a few trips to the Community Orchard for school field trips ... and, I remember picking out our family pumpkins on occasion for Halloween. However, now that I am married and have my own family, we always visit...More

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Market505, Director of Sales at Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you for your heart warming comments and 5 Star Review. As we wind down the 2017 season, we want to wish everyone Happy Holidays and a Prosperous New Year.

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

I love this Orchard! This is a must do yearly event! There are great activities for kids (for a cost), a corn maze ($2) with fun characters to find in the maze, great food, a little shop, pumpkins, apples, and more! Pick your own pumpkins...More

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Market505, Director of Sales at Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for the wonderful 5 Star Review and comments. Hope you can stop by again this year. Community Orchard is open until December 23rd for the season.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

A unique shop with something for everyone. Very clean with lots of fun things to look at. Make sure to walk up the steps to see more retail. Ran out of time to check out the outdoors. Need to stop back to get another look...More

Thank Bellabella415
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Market505, Director of Sales at Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

The apple desert we had was great. We picked up a few items that we can put in our freezer and some of their corn salsa. It is a nice clean place with many decorative and food items to choose from. My only drawback was...More

Thank raelee8
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Market505, Director of Sales at Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Thank you for your comments and 4 Star Review. Hope you can stop by again this season as we always have new food items and more.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

I visit at least once a year. It's a fun place to spend a few hours looking through the Attic at all the decorating items. I feel it is a little pricey, but usually end up buying something. This visit I purchased peaches, which were...More

Thank Tradergal2016
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Market505, Director of Sales at Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your comments and visiting us this season. We appreciate your review and look forward to your next visit.

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The lunch was fabulous! Desert was just how I remembered! The Apple Attic was brimful of cute things! Greg and Bev--spectacular!

Thank Kim P
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

i DJed a wedding on may6th the atmosphere was AWESOME for a wedding the day was PICTURE PERFECT for a wedding the ceremony was awesome with the tress budding. the food was OUTSTANDING!!!! while the adults danced the kids and adults went and played on...More

Thank aplusentertainme2017
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Cheryl O, Director of Sales at Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

It was a wonderful day. The Bride, Groom and family were a delight to have at the Community Orchard. Thank you for your 4 Star Review and comments. We will reopen August 1st for the season.

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