The Back 40 Playground is open Aug 1st to Oct 31st from 10am to 6pm daily and offers fun for the whole family!


Tour The Community Orchard. We offer school tours, bus tours and more contact us!



The Apple Orchard Cafe serves lunch daily from 11am to 2pm, Aug - Dec. Don't forget our homemade desserts!


Buy your favorite Orchard items online Sept-Dec, from gift boxes to salsa & more! 

The orchard which lies along the beautiful Des Moines River Valley, grows 5,000 trees and includes 15 varieties of fresh from the tree picked apples. Our apples are all pre picked and available for sale in our market.  You will find one of a kind home décor and gifts in our Apple Attic. The Market Place is filled with great food finds and many of our very own products including our delicious bakery items made fresh in our Apple Orchard Bakery.  Our lunches are a tasty treat…The Apple Orchard Café is open from August 1st till Christmas each season and serves soup, sandwiches and salads along with our infamous dessert options. Our Back 40 Playground was added in 2012 and now is a special venue that can keep your family busy for much of the day. The Back 40 Playground is open from 10am to 6pm daily and closes for the season October 31st.  

Our Products

Purchase items that we have available at our Orchard Market at the Community Orchard. You'll see some of your favorites like our gift boxes, sweet corn salsa and more! Don't see what you're looking for? Contact us at 515-573-8212, chances are we have it and can ship it!