Luz Del Valle Farm


Home of Santa Cruz Cider Company

1875 Hames Rd. Aptos, CA. 95076

Luz Del Valle is a multi generational apple farm that has been growing apples since 1880. The current incarnation is a U-Pick apple farm, a wholesale apple grower for Martinellis plus home to many of the apples for Santa Cruz Cider Company’s local dry ciders. Their historic barn was built is 1903 & the farm boasts a beautiful garden, chickens, horses and 22 varieties of apple trees. Their farm offers an apple U-Pick by appointment only from Labor Day through October.

Tour Description

Saturday & Sunday, October 8 & 9
Tours both days at 10, 12 & 2
Tour cost is $10 per person and children are free. 

Self guided tour of their apple orchard & historic barn plus an apple U-Pick. Fresh apple juice and hard cider from Santa Cruz Cider Co. will be available.

Please note - The gate to enter the orchard & parking area will be clearly marked on Hames Rd. with signage. Please do not park on Hames Rd.

Tour activities are outdoors and socially distanced.

Click HERE to Register & to Purchase Tickets

Products for sale

Apples and other seasonal farm products are available for sale.

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