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Jackson's Orchard

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Address: 1280 Slim Island Rd, Bowling Green, KY 42101-7610
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Mon - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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The Jackson family has offered good food and great memories to their...

The Jackson family has offered good food and great memories to their visitors for 50 years. The Orchard is open mid-April to mid-November offering in-season fruits, vegetables and spring plants for your home and garden. Come see us! Our normal in-season operating hours are 8am-5pm Monday-Saturday and closed Sunday. During September & October we are open on Sundays 1pm-5pm. Pumpkin Festival is 5 fall weekends prior to Halloween. See website for details.

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Fall destination

Love to get honeycrisp apples and my husband loves to get their cider. We always get a fried apple pie and an apple slush while there.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Love to get honeycrisp apples and my husband loves to get their cider. We always get a fried apple pie and an apple slush while there.

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Thank melinda6701
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a genuine family operated apple orchard. The folks here are friendly, informative and they have delicious apples. This is a must see if coming to the Bowling Green area. I always try to get out to Jackson's for the apples (Pink Lady is my favorite great for eating or baking) They also have cool iced ciders and a... More 

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New Orleans
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Jackson's Orchard is a very busy place and a fun place for children and their families in the fall. Pumpkins, wagon rides, and numerous other things for a family to do. They have nice concessions and they have fried pies and Apple Cider. If possible visit during the week or early on the weekends, because Saturdays and Sundays are packed... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Nice drive up the hill but you can find pumpkins much more affordable. Only go here on weekends if you love lots of kids.

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Thank 1Kywonder
Bowling Green
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Recently visited Jackson's Orchard which has been a family tradition in October for the last 10 years. We love this place and the family that runs the farm. It is THE place to be in the fall in Bowling Green so just remember that when planning an outing in the fall. BIG CROWDS immediately after lunch until about 4pm on... More 

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Bee Spring, Kentucky
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Before I get into the details of this review, let me say that I often review exceptional places we visit on trip advisor. In fact, I have just finished four very positive reviews. I can only think of one other time that I have gone to the trouble to give a negative review, and the situation was pretty bad. Also,... More 

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Goodlettsville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Very nice place to visit. Lots of things for kids to do with a petting zoo, hay rides, slides, etc... The place was packed on the Saturday we were there. Watched apples being sorted and got to sample several different Apple types before deciding what to buy. We really enjoyed the visit. Off the beaten path and very busy. Everyone... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Parking attendant pointed for us to turn left and waved oncoming traffic into us at the same time. We would've wrecked if we followed his directions. Long lines, poor management, outhouses had no toilet paper and were full of waste! Pay extra to pick apples? Really? It's like Tom Sawyer! My friend had a birthday party reservation. The previous party... More 

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Whitehouse, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We consider this one of the best apple orchards in the area. In fact, my wife and I drive across several states each year to visit and get their apples. The apples are excellent in every way; large, juicy, free of insects and well stocked. Here you can also mix/match seconds for making jelly and canning. You’ll find many other... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a good place to take the kids or grandkids in the fall. They have pretty pumpkins of all different sizes. They have hay rides for the kids. Also, I love their hot apple cider. I always enjoy going to Jackson's Orchard a couple of times a year.

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