Who doesn't like a good corn maze? It's the perfect way to get into the fall spirit and make the most of this time of the year. We found some of the best corn mazes to check out in our area.

Critz Farms in Cazenovia

If you're looking for a fun corn maze for the whole family, Critz Farms has you covered. This year's corn maze is "Gigantic Diggers and Dumpers." Not only can you enjoy their giant corn maze, but every weekend is their "Fall Harvest Celebration," with live music, wagon rides, apple picking, their Critz Critter Animal Area, a giant hay bale tower for climbing and pictures, and so much more. They have pretty much everything you need to get into that fall spirit.
HOURS: Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 10am - 6pm

Remsen Depot

It's the 17th annual corn maze at the Remsen Depot. The maze is on a 6-acre plot of land and visitors get hayrides to and from the maze. Not only that, but they have "flashlight nights," so you can get a little extra spooky feeling as you try to make your way through the maze. There's also a snack bar and gift shop so you can pick up some treats after you conquer the maze.
HOURS: 12pm - 5pm Saturdays and Sundays from September 23rd - October 8th
***Flashlight Nights: Friday and Saturday September 29th & 30th 6pm - 8pm
AND Friday and Saturday October 6th & 7th 6pm - 8pm
Also open on Columbus Day - Monday, October 9th from 12pm - 5pm

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Abbott Farms

The Abbott Farms corn maze is a tradition for many families in the Central New York area. This huge maze is perfect for the whole family, it's challenging but not too scary. Although, they do offer "flashlight nights" as well, if you want that extra "haunted" factor. The corn maze is open now and will stay open through October.
HOURS: Monday - Friday 10am - 6pm
Flashlight Nights: Fridays and Saturdays in September and October 6pm - 9pm
***Make sure to bring your own flashlight***

Schuyler Farms Corn Maze

The Schuyler Farms Corn Maze is now open for the 2017 season. This maze sits on 7-acres and will have your whole family enjoying "getting lost." Now, this one is a little further of a drive, but it's definitely worth the trip. Not only will you have fun in the corn maze, but they also have animals to pet and feed, pumpkins you can pick, even an area where you can pan for fossils and gemstones.
SEPTEMBER HOURS: Fridays 4pm - 7pm, Saturdays 10am - 7pm, Sundays 11am - 6pm
***Moonlight Nights: Saturday September 16th & 23rd, maze is open until 10pm
OCTOBER HOURS: Thursdays 4pm - 7pm, Fridays 4pm - 10pm, Saturdays 10am - 10pm, Sundays 11am - 6pm
AND be sure to check out their website to learn more about their "haunted corn maze" days.

So what are you waiting for? The corn mazes are all around, now is the time to get lost in them. Whether you want to make memories with the family, or if you're looking for something different to do for a "date night," a corn maze is always a good idea.

 

 


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