Welcome to Hillside Acres! It is owned and operated by part of the Hufford family- Brent & Gina, Caleb & Bethany, and Reuben & Megan. We began this adventure together and opened in the fall of 2018. Hillside Acres is located just outside of Rossville on 600 West and only 20 minutes from Lafayette. Come out to our farm and enjoy making memories this fall! August 12th is our Sunflower opening day!
Pumpkin Patch– Pick several different kinds of pumpkins and gourds from our patch for your fall décor.
Timber Town– Fun activity area for kids and adults including a jump pad and straw mountain.
Corn Maze– 7 acre corn maze with a game!
Sunflower Trail– We have started to open every year with a 2-acre sunflower trail! Enjoy two weeks or so (depending on weather) of this bright sunflower field.
Apples– We have several different varieties of apple trees: Mollie Delicious, Cortland, Gala, Mutsu, McIntosh, & Honeycrisp. We also offer other varieties of fresh apples in the market from local Indiana orchards such as Ginger Gold, Jonagold, Jonathon, Golden Delicious, & EverCrisp. Follow us on Facebook or Instagram or give us a call to see what’s available in the market or available to u-pick.
2020- We planted 140 new apple trees! Fuji, Blondee, & more Honeycrisp trees. These are on a dwarfing rootstock and will start producing within 2-3 years.
2021- Golden Delicious trees were planted.
2022- New U-Pick block planted. Golden Delicious, RubyMac, EverCrisp..more coming in 2023 to finish the block.
Country Market- Step inside for our famous apple cider or peach slushies, local honey, homemade apple dumplings, or take home a gallon of fresh cider. You do not need to pay for admission to shop inside the market.
Admission Booth– To the right of the market is the admission booth. Pay for your admission into the farm to do all our fall activities and get your wristbands! Corn Maze, Timber Town, Pumpkin Patch, Hayrides, & Campfire Rentals.
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