Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs to help plan your visit to Helene's Hilltop Orchard.

We gladly accept cash and most major credit cards.

Yes, Helene's Hilltop Orchard offers many fun activities for all ages; everyone entering the orchard, pumpkin patch, barnyard, or sunflower field, must pay admission. Your all-day admission allows you to relax and enjoy quality time with your family and friends creating enjoyable memories sure to last a lifetime.

Yes, the price of the apples, pumpkins, and flowers that you harvest are NOT included in the admission price. Apples are sold in three different size bags, pumpkins are sold individually, and flowers are sold in containers. Please DO NOT be wasteful in our fields.

We suggest allowing two-three hours for your visit, though it is not uncommon for guests to spend the day.

Crowds are generally lighter Tuesday through Thursday. Pay attention to the Green Bay Packer schedule; attendance during the game is lighter.

We don't want to disappoint you. All of our bakery is made and baked by us; we do run out of product, as we can only physically do so much. We highly suggest you call us 24 hours in advance or utilize our Online Store and Drive-Thru pick-up to guarantee that we will have your order ready for you when you visit. Order Online

Yes, a jogging stroller or a large-wheeled stroller makes transporting tired children much easier. We have a limited number of wagons here, free for your use, available on a first-come basis.

No, carry-in food or beverages are not allowed.

We practice Good Agricultural Practices (GAP), pets are allowed in limited areas on our property, during certain seasons.  Please call 715-351-1207 to check on our pet policy.  Do NOT assume you may bring your pet everytime you visit.   Please note, NO pets are allowed in any of our buildings, including The Farm Store, Bakery, Barn Cellar or the Loft.  We reserve the right to have you remove your dog from any or all areas of our property.  Dog Rules:1. ) Dogs must be up-to-date on their vaccinations2. )Dogs must be leashed at all times on a non-retractable leash up to 6ft, NO EXCEPTIONS3. ) Dog handlers must be 18 year old or older, one (1) dog per handler4. )Dogs may not enter any buildings on the property5. )Dog owners must remain in control of their dog at all times; please, discourage excessive barking and do not allow your dog to be aggressive towards other animals or people. 6. ) Dog owners are responsible for any injury or damage caused by their dog7. ) Dog owners are responsible for picking up and properly disposing of pet waste immediately8. ) Please bring your own supply of water and a dish for hydration.  

We are closed every Monday, including Labor Day and Columbus Day.