Carter Mountain Orchard

Charlottesville, VA

Just minutes from downtown Charlottesville and Monticello, visitors overlook lush groves and breathtaking views of the valley below. Against this stunning backdrop, families and friends pick sun-ripened peaches and crisp apples while breathing in the fresh mountain air. From season to season, there’s always something fun!

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Wind Down Wednesdays musical event series weekly in the summer at Carter Mountain Orchard

Wind Down Wednesdays

Unwind with acoustic music and a stunning Charlottesville sunset on Wednesday evenings during the summer.

Sunset Wine Slushy at Carter Mountain Orchard

Sip Back and Relax

Cool off with our apple cider slushies, wine slushies, and—for the little ones and young at heart—creamy milkshakes!

Cider donut with mountain views in background at Carter Mountain Orchard

Donuts: Always in Season!

Sweet dreams are made of these: our fresh apple cider donuts! Grab a pack from the Country Store & Bakery, head out to our deck, kick up your feet, and enjoy.

What’s In Season?

Nothing says “fresh” like fruit straight from the orchard.

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From the Blog

Carter Mountain Orchard Open Daily

Carter Mountain Orchard Open Every Day

The sweet smell of spring is in the air! C’mon out to breathe it in and enjoy panoramic views of Charlottesville growing greener, we’re now open daily 10 AM–5 PM….

Chiles Family Orchards can produce 10,370,000 donuts with clean energy.

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Going green is not just a farming trend—it’s our whole way of life! As a 5-generation farming family, we have always been thankful for what nature provides and we are proud to be stewards of tomorrow.

“I love this place!! Great for family fun or a cute date! One of my favorite spots in C'ville.”

Christina C., Google review