Skyline Chestnuts
Skyline Chestnuts THE 2014 SEASON OPENS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18
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Skyline Chestnut Orchard

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Best Time to Visit

The chestnuts are at their peak and easiest to gather around the second weekend of the season. This year that will be October 25-26. The season lasts as long as the chestnuts keep dropping, usually 4-6 weeks. We expect to be out of chestnuts and closed by Thanksgiving weekend.

Hours
Wednesday-Sunday: 9:30am until dusk

Location
The Skyline Chestnuts orchard is atop the mountain above Palo Alto, CA. Find us on Skyline Blvd, 10 miles south of the crossroad of Skyline Blvd and Woodside Rd (Hwy 84). More directions are here: (directions & map)

Phone
(408) 202-9557

Skyline Chestnuts is a Gather-Your-Own Orchard

We strongly recommend wearing sturdy, closed-toe shoes to protect you from the prickly burrs on the ground.

We have buckets and leather gloves for you to use while you're here. 

We accept cash and credit. Chestnuts are $6.50/pound. We offer a discount for cash purchases, though, making them $6.00/pound. 

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