Mother's Day in the Orchard—May 13, 2018


  • LGVC open 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Guided orchard tours at 1:00 pm & 2:00 pm
    Hike from the Visitors Center garden store through the woods to our Historic Orchard, about 15 minutes
  • Sweet treats in the orchard 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Orchard open for self-guided tours throughout the day—come early and bring a picnic lunch! Free treats will be served from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm.
  • Event at Heritage Farm

Celebrate Mother’s Day with a hike* to the Seed Savers Exchange Historic Orchard during peak apple blossom time. Enjoy a sweet treat and a guided hike as you learn the history of apples and our Heritage Farm apple collection.

Complete your visit with a stop at our visitors center & garden store to pick up your mom’s favorite plants—including ready-to-plant flowers, vegetables, herbs, and grafted apple trees!

No registration is required.

*For those who are unable or don't wish to hike, there is a driveway to the orchard.

Heritage Farm is just outside Decorah, Iowa. Getting here is pretty straight-forward.

Why not make a weekend of your trip to Decorah?

  • Stay the night
  • Eat in town
  • If you have questions about this event, contact our customer service staff:

  • Send us a note
  • Call us at 563-382-5990