In the Cascade Foothills, the days are marked by sunshine. Thousands of acres of orchards with 40 varieties of apples, 20 kinds of pears, cherries, peaches, nectarines are setting fruit or already being harvested. Luscious fresh-picked cherries are available by the bag or box. Vibrant greens and peas are being plucked for salads and the farmer's markets are open. Events like The Big Chill Ciderfest in Cashmere on July 28 are on the horizon. It's a time to play, stay and celebrate the amazing, edible landscape in North Central Washingtron.
"Dig In!" Blog
Every Season Invites You
In Cascade Farmlands, the connection between the people and the landscape is strong and vibrant. Let us be your guide to the farmlands and communities of Plain, Leavenworth, Cashmere, Wenatchee, Peshastin, East Wenatchee, Orondo, Chelan, Manson, Entiat, Waterville, and Quincy!
As always, you¹ll find charming farms, historic orchards, roadside fruit stands overflowing with seasonal fruits/veggies and talented culinary chefs presenting fresh local ingredients in every meal. Small artisan breweries, cideries and wineries showcase award winning ales, ciders and wines many within sight of the parent orchard. Be sure to grab our driving map to explore Cascade Farmlands any time of year.