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Welcome to MacLaren Orchards

Apple Orchard Products - Apples and CiderMacLaren Apple Orchard is an "Ottawa Valley Tradition" - Generations of families have enjoyed MacLaren's Apples and Cider.

Our extensive orchard produces some of the finest apples in the Ottawa Valley including MacIntosh, Lobo and Empire.

Our delicious apple cider is made on-site and is available year-round at the Farm.

Contact us to learn more about our orchard and our mouthwatering apples.

Email us at or call (613) 432-8997

Apple Orchard Update

Apple choices on the table now include:

  • Our Famous Honey Crisp
  • Delicious MacIntosh
  • Courtland
  • Lobo

Coming soon:

  • Empire
  • Spartan

We also sell honey from our own orchard bees, local maple syrup and hand crafted cards.

Our delicious apple cider is available year-round - Drop in to the orchard to purchase a jug or two.

Visit this page often or follow us on Facebook to see which apples are available - Try some new varieties, we grow over 20 types of apples.

What apple varieties do you grow at MacLaren Apple Orchard?
Apple Type Approx. Ready Date Description and Use
Honey Crisp Mid-September Crisp texture, Excellent eating apple, stores very well.
Paula Red August 25th Like a McIntosh, crisp flavour, good for eating
Wealthy Mid-September Cooking apple
Lobo Mid-September Eating apple
Yellow Transparent Mid-August Harvest apple, pies and sauces
Yellow Crab End of August Apple Jelly
Red Crab End of August Apple Jelly
McLaren Red Mid to End of August Soft texture, sweet taste
Jersey McIntosh August to Mid-September Great for fresh eating
Summer St. Lawrence Late August Apple sauce
North Star Late August Cooking apple
Cortland End of September Mild, sweet taste, crisp texture, good for pies
McIntosh End of September Midly tart, good for eating, pies and sauces
Honey Crisp Mid-September Crisp texture, excellent eating apple, stores very well.
Spartan End of September into October Good for eating, pies and sauces
Milwaukee Mid-September Sour, good for cooking
McMahon October Cooking apple
Empire Thanksgiving Slightly tart, makes great apple sauce, good for snacking
Tallman Sweet Thanksgiving Crisp apple with exceptional sweetness
Northern Greening Thanksgiving Good for cooking and eating
Wolf River Thanksgiving Excellent when baked

Scotch Winters

Thanksgiving Sour

MacLaren Orchards is conveniently located near the Renfrew, Ontario, just 50 minutes from Kanata or Pemboke.

3376 Burnstown Road
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 3Z4

(613) 432-8997


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