PYO Raspberries as close to Boston as possible
I'd like to pick a largeish quantity (several quarts) of Raspberries for jam, but don't have a car. I could zipcar, but would prefer to do it by bike, partly for the fun of it.
I have biked out to Nashoba for apples before, so I can bike as far as 495, or could ride the commuter rail out partway and bike to the farm if it's too far.
Any suggestions for a place that meets these criteria?
Wright Locke Farm is on the Arlington/Winchester line http://www.wlfarm.org/ Couple of ways to get there from the Alewife-Lexington bike trail, but all accesses are up a steep hill (I have used it fixed-gear training). You can go directly to the raspberry information below.
Around here there are two seasons for raspberries and we are just heading into the fall picking season. I've posted this before but this is a comprehensive listing for Pick Your Own Farms:
Also, a few years ago I went to this one in Concord- organic and more pricey: http://www.farmfresh.org/food/farm.php?farm=2461
In Winchester there is: http://www.farmfresh.org/food/farm.ph...