Move over corn fields. There's a new maze in town. And it's a lot prettier to look at than dry corn stocks. This year, get lost in the beauty of summer as you stroll through a Sunflower Labyrinth.

Stroll through rows and rows of sunflowers at Critz Farms in Cazenovia, New York. The sunflower labyrinth is the perfect place to take a walk with a loved one or your family. You can even cut your own sunflowers for $1 per stem. Just be sure to bring your own clippers.

Credit - Critz Farms via Facebook
Credit - Critz Farms via Facebook

Sip & Stroll

Stop into the tasting room to pay and get your wristband before going into the sunflower labyrinth. After getting your wristband, you can walk down to the Sunflower maze. You can't miss it. You're also encouraged to take as many photos as you want and grab a cold beverage from the tasting room before heading out.


Adults: $5.00
Kids 3-12: $3.00
Kids 2 and under: FREE

The sunflower maze will be open until August 28 at various hours throughout the week.

11am–6pm Sun–Wed
11am–Dark Thurs–Sat

Learn more at

Credit - Critz Farms via Facebook
Credit - Critz Farms via Facebook

Sunflower Fields in CNY

There are plenty fields of gold you can stroll through in New York. Here are 8 more places to see, walkthrough, and pick sunflowers this summer.

Thorn Farm - Wayne County

The Thorn Farm in Clyde, New York has one of the best sunflower farms in New York State with more than 200 acres of nearly a million sunflowers. But the fields are for viewing only. You can not pick the flowers or trespass in the fields. You are welcome to take personal pictures from the road, but no additional professional photography for client sessions is allowed.

The fields are located on hills with many blind spots. Please be careful and mindful when pulling over. Do not stop in the middle of the rural roads, and be mindful of those who are stopped.

Sunflowers of Sanborn - Niagara County

Go and explore the U-Pick sunflower field, home to over 100,000 sunflowers. The field has over six different varieties, so you will be sure to find the perfect one.

Sunflower Valley Farm - New Hampton

Sunflower Valley Farm is in the Hudson Valley. Admission is $5 and includes three flowers. Additional flowers are $1.

Wickham Farms - Penfield

Explore the beauty and colors of more than one million sunflowers at Wickham Farms near Rochester. The iconic Sunflower Spectacular will be held from early August through early September.

Wagner Farms - Rome

More than 25,000 people visit the fields of gold at Wagner Farms on Old Oneida Road in Rome.

The Inn Between Restaurant - Camillus

Rows of bright sunflowers are admired each near next to the Inn Between Restaurant in Camillus. Close to 250,000 flowers are planted on 75 acres every year.

Frederick Farm - Clifton Springs

The Frederick Farm in Clifton Springs named one of the best sunflower fields in the country by Country Living, offers more than just flowers. There are hayrides through the thousands of sunflowers too.

Teel Farm - Barneveld

The Teel Farm opened its sunflower fields for one weekend only in 2021. Keep an eye on their Facebook page for when it'll open this season.

Know a sunflower field we missed? Email to add it to the list.

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