Rochester — including the hamlets of Accord and Kerhonkson — boasts the largest number of continuously inhabited old-stone houses in New York. But history is only one part of the area’s allure.
One of the area’s most historic apple orchards. Everything grown at Westwind Orchard is certified organic. It’s also a great place to come experience the history of the Rondout Valley, relax and enjoy the day. Also serving thin crust wood fired pizza on nonna’s authentic pizza dough, a recipe handed down through generations, and handcrafted hard cider when available. Open for Pick Your Own every Saturday and Sunday mid-August through October from 11 a.m.- 6 p.m. You can pick apples, raspberries and pumpkins. The farm store has many local products and non-local fair trade items.
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