8 Corn Mazes Near Philadelphia to Explore This Fall

This Eagles-themed field is just one of the corn mazes near Philadelphia you can try this fall. Photograph courtesy Hurricane Hill Farm.

Fall is fast approaching, and all we can think about is allll our favorite fall activities we’re going to spend every weekend doing. Drinking pumpkin spice stuff. Picking apples. Carving pumpkins. Wearing really big sweaters. It’s gonna be amazing.

Also on our fall bucket list: hitting up as many corn mazes near Philadelphia as possible. Not only do corn mazes give you a chance to get out and stretch your legs while hiking through nature, there’s also a strong likelihood you’re not far from fresh apple cider, caramel apples, and more fall foods of your dreams.

That said, who’s ready to get lost? Read on for eight corn mazes near Philadelphia.

Corn Mazes Near Philadelphia

Cherry Crest Adventure Farm

 

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Drive time from Philly: 1.5 hours (150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks)
Open dates: September 14 and 15; then Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays through November 3. Find hours here.
Also check out: Tons of barnyard animals, a road cart track, apple cider doughnuts and hot apple cider, a pick-your-own pumpkin patch, and more.

At this farm — which is basically a huge, fall-themed playground — you’ll be able to tackle a five-acre Amazing Maize Maze, complete with 2.5 miles of paths, bridges, and clues to get you through. This year’s theme is “Board Game Madness,” so you’ll start your trip with a game board and instructions as your guide.

Hellerick’s Family Farm

 

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Drive time from Philly: 1 hour (5500 North Easton Road, Doylestown)
Open dates: Open daily September 15 through November 4.
Also check out: Evening hayrides, goat yoga classes, campfire-roasted s’mores, and more.

Hellerick’s Family Farm is home to a five-acre corn maze that’ll take you 45 minutes to an hour to conquer. This year’s theme is  barn yard animals, and it’s required that you enter with a buddy (because, you know, entering a giant corn maze alone wouldn’t be creepy at all).

Hurricane Hill Farm

 

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Drive time from Philly: 1 hour (704 East Reeceville Road, West Brandywine Township)
Open dates: Every weekend September 15 through November 4.
Also check out: The giant pumpkin-shaped jump pad, a small maze for the kiddos, the corn cannon, and paintball.

ICYMI, the Eagles are Super Bowl Champions, and this maze is here to make sure none of us forget it. The five-acre maze spells out “Philadelphia Eagles World Champions” and will challenge you to find different words throughout the field.

Merrymead Farm

 

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Drive time from Philly: 45 minutes (2222 South Valley Forge Road, Lansdale)
Open dates: Every Saturday and Sunday in October, starting September 29.
Also check out: Old-fashioned apple and pumpkin pies, apple cider doughnuts, evening hayrides, and more.

The five-acre corn maze is open for daytime adventures throughout October. Starting September 21, you’ll also be able to come by for the “Moonlight Maze” to complete the maze by flashlight. This nighttime adventure will be available every Friday and Saturday through the end of October, with the exception of September 29.

Shady Brook Farm

 

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Drive time from Philly: 35 minute (931 Stony Hill Road, Yardley)
Open dates: Weekends in September starting September 15, then daily October 5 through 31.
Also check out: Wagon rides to the apple orchard and pumpkin patch, an adventure course, pedal go-carts, farm market, and more.

Another one of our five-acre corn mazes near Philadelphia, this one is open throughout the farm’s fall fest, but at night throughout Horrorfest, it’ll transform into a scary, not-kid-friendly attraction called, *gulp*, Carnage.

Snipes Farm

 

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Drive time from Philly: 35 minutes (890 West Bridge Street, Morrisville)
Open dates: Daily, September 22 through October 27
Also check out: The Cider Barn for apple cider, pies, and caramel apples; the Food for Thought Cafe for organic hot dogs and coffee; hayrides; and bonfires.

The five-acre corn maze is themed around being “Lost in the Woods” this year, which means you can expect some forest-themed clues to help you solve the puzzle and escape the maze. On Friday and Saturday evenings October 5 through 27, you can also do the corn maze by flashlight.

Springdale Farm Market

 

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Drive time from Philly: 25 minutes (1638 South Springdale Road, Cherry Hill, New Jersey)
Open dates: Weekends, September 14 through November 4
Also check out: The massive nursery for plants, the bakery for pies and apple cider doughnuts, fresh farm produce, and more.

This Deep Sea Adventure-themed corn maze will rely on clues related to the underwater world to prompt you through. On Friday evenings (September 14, 21, 28 and October 5 and 12) you can come by to do the maze in the dark with a flashlight.

Wilcox Farms

 

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Drive time from Philly: 1 hour (1134 Reading Avenue, Boyertown)
Open dates: Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays September 7 through November 11.
Also check out: A kids’ corn maze, hay rides, pick-your-own pumpkins, and more.

The mother of all corn mazes, this 25-acre corn maze (yes, that means it’s about five times larger than most corn mazes near Philadelphia) is made up of multiple smaller mazes. At Wilcox, you’ll have the chance to explore eight miles of trails (who said corn mazes weren’t a good workout?!). On certain Fridays and Saturdays, the maze is open until midnight, but don’t worry — the farm provides flashlight rentals.

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