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Grapefruit for the Pickin' This Weekend at Orcutt Ranch

It's time for the annual fruit-picking event at the city's orchard.

The city's grapefruit orchards at Orcutt Ranch will be open to the public this weekend for the annual fruit-picking event. Patch file photo.
The city's grapefruit orchards at Orcutt Ranch will be open to the public this weekend for the annual fruit-picking event. Patch file photo.
The city's grapefruit orchards at Orcutt Ranch will be open to the public this weekend for the annual fruit-picking event.

The Orcutt Ranch Horticultural Center, 23600 Roscoe Blvd., will be open from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Fruit pickers must bring their own grocery bags and medium-sized boxes to carry the fruit. Each fruit-filled bag costs $3 and each box $5.

Closed-toe shoes and long pants are recommended to avoid getting scraped. Ladders and tree climbing are not allowed.

--City News Service
Daniel Brin February 22, 2014 at 11:51 AM
Welcome to this twice-a-year event in West Hills!

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