Eat and Drink Where to go apple picking in NYC By MELISSA KRAVITZ Updated October 16, 2015 3:32 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Apple picking season is here! You probably don't have a car and coordinating a trip via Metro North and a suburban taxi company is oh so difficult. So why not pick some apples right here in the five boroughs? They don't call it the Big Apple for nothing! Grab your flannel, a beanie and a bushel, here are some great spots to apple pick in New York City! 1. Union Square Greenmarket Photo Credit: FLICKR / tinybanquet No ladder needed to sort through this selection! 2. This NYC Green Cart Photo Credit: Melissa Kravitz Or any NYC Green Cart, really. 3. Your favorite bodega Photo Credit: FLICKR / bwalsh Really though, any bodega will do. 4. Trade Fair Photo Credit: Melissa Kravitz If you like air conditioning and grocery carts, Trade Fair supermarkets are a great bet. Pictured here: Apple selection at Trade Fair on 30th Avenue in Astoria. 5. SoHo Natural Photo Credit: FLICKR /alainwibert Just steps from the N, R, 4, 6, B, D, F and M lines, this apple picking spot is ideal for a big haul. 6. Inside a fancy hotel Photo Credit: FLICKR / 78462951@N00 Play tourist for the day and grab a metropolitan apple. 7. Garden of Eden Photo Credit: FACEBOOK / GardenofEdenMarket With three Manhattan locations and one in Brooklyn Heights, you can pick biblical fruits galore at Garden of Eden gourmet! 8. Eleni's New York Photo Credit: Eleni's If you prefer your apples to be baked with frosting and have no actual fruit in them, opt for these sweet treats at Elenis.com. 9. Apple Store Fifth Avenue Photo Credit: FLICKR / atmtx Dad joke. Sorry. By MELISSA KRAVITZ Share on Facebook Share on Twitter More on this topic Go hiking this fall without having to leave NYCFall is the perfect time for these top scenic hiking trails in NYC. Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.