Discover Michigan Corn Maze Fun
It’s Fall in Michigan, and that means it’s time to round up some friend and go get lost in a corn maze.
Sound like fun? We’re here to tell you that it really IS.
Have you ever spent an afternoon wandering through a labyrinth of tall green and gold corn stalks, puffy clouds floating across a blue sky overhead?
Add the cinnamon scents of cider and donuts wafting through the air and you’ve got a perfect autumn afternoon in Michigan.
Getting lost in a corn maze is one of the top fun family fall activities, and we’re sharing some our favorite spots to visit this season.
You’ll find amazing acres of corn fun, farm markets, cider and donuts, petting zoos, and more at these must-visit spots. You’ll also find a couple of haunted corn mazes for the brave-at-heart.
Discover Michigan Corn Maze Fun
Autumn in Michigan bursts with activity. There are farms to visit, pumpkins to pick, and lots of fun activities to enjoy, for families and couples alike.
When the fall colors start to explode all around us, it’s time to head to the local farm for a maze adventure. It’s one of the seasons top activities and an enjoyable way to spend an afternoon with friends and family.
Read on to discover our favorite Michigan Corn Mazes.
Top Michigan Corn Mazes
7100 East Traverse Hwy, M-72 West, Traverse City, MI 49684
Jacobs Farm is a northern Michigan delight to families and friends of all ages.
Set on a rolling landscape of picturesque farms outside of Traverse City, Jacobs Farm is a fun stop for all ages.
Once known simply as Jacobs Corn Maze, this 10-acre corn maze Grand Traverse County draws in fall visitors from late August through October.
It’s also home to orchards of fresh fruit that you can pick yourself, and many fun events to keep you busy all day long. There’s a restaurant here, too, with full menu of delicious cuisine. You’ll find local wines and craft brews along with other tasty treats.
PRO-TIP: Try the Elote Con Chorizo, or Mexican Street Corn, which features Chorizo, Red Onion, Tajin & Cilantro. It’s some of the best we’ve had.
Ed Dunneback and Girls Farm in Grand Rapids
3025 6 Mile Rd, Grand Rapids, MI 49544
Ed Dunneback and Girls Farm Market in Grand Rapids began The Ed Dunneback and Girls Farm Market in Grand Rapids began 100 years ago with a farm, Edwin Dunneback, and 170 acres of farmland.
Every fall, they welcome fellow autumn-lovers onto their land to celebrate the season and to wander through their elaborate corn maze.
The farm passed through the generations for almost 100 years, and is now run by Ed’s daughter, Suanne.
This sprawling farm has been a big part of the local community, hosting barn dances and hay rides until it became a long-held tradition.
Now, in addition to the corn maze, the farm offers a U-Pick apple orchard, other produce, and Michigan pumpkins. They also have a tap room, bakery, and more for your fall farm visit.
Crane Orchards Corn Maze
6054 124th Ave, Fennville, MI 49408
It’s a 20 acre corn maze, and it’s right in the middle of southwest Michigan near Saugatuck.
Crane Orchards, known for its “Pie Pantry,” is one of the top family-fun attractions in Michigan come autumn. This family-run fruit farm has been serving up fun for decades.
From rides on their cow-train (you have to see it to believe it) to hayrides and U-Pick fruit, there’s something for everyone here. You can even get lunch or dinner, and in addition to the restaurant, there’s even a winery.
It’s set on some very scenic, rolling hills, and that adds to the experience. You can really feeling like you’re “getting away from it all,” just a short drive from Grand Rapids.
Don’t miss this spot.
Fruit Ridge Hayrides in Grand Rapids
5032 Peach Ridge Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544
Don’t leave Kent City or the Grand Rapids, MI area just yet!
First, you need to head over to Fruit Ridge Hayrides and discover what it means to really enjoy the fall season.
There is a wonderful variety of things to do at Fruit Ridge, including the horse-drawn hayrides, the apple picking, the petting zoo, and the giant corn maze.
It’s perfect if you’re looking for fall break activities.
Plus, this is a fruit farm, so their farm market is out of this world.
Bethke Farms in Grand Haven
12124 136th Ave, Grand Haven, MI 49417
You’ll find thousands of pumpkins – big and small – at Bethke Farms in Grand Haven, so there’s definitely one waiting to be picked by you.
The corn maze and pumpkin patch at Bethke Farms are just the beginning.
You can explore the farm with a fun hayride or take an autumn walk along the path. There’s even a pirate ship play area for kids to enjoy.
An added bonus? There are pets allowed at Bethke Farms, so ou can bring your leashed dog to join in the fun.
Gull Meadow Farms in Richland
8544 Gull Rd, Richland, MI 49083
Pretty Richland, MI, near the peaceful Gull Lake, are the setting for this delightful six-acre corn maze.
Nothing is missing when you spend a day at Gull Meadow Farms, which has everything you need for fall in one spot.
Here you’ll find a pumpkin patch, apple orchard, farm market, and so much more. Better yet, they are all conveniently located in one spot in southwest Michigan near Battle Creek.
You’ll while away the day with quickly with train riding for the kids, U-pick apples and pumpkins, and shopping in the greenhouses, too.
Whether you plan a field trip for the kids or go to shop the beautiful fall decor, fall comes into its peak here at this fun-filled farm.
Frankenmuth Corn Maze
5450 Weiss Rd, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
Frankenmuth Corn Maze near Birch Run, Michigan, has one of the greatest corn mazes in Michigan.
It’s not just wandering among the golden stalks – Frankenmuth makes their corn maze a treasure hunt, leading you through with fun mysteries to solve and tricky riddles to keep you guessing.
You can also enjoy courtyard games and the farm animals during your visit.
Time your visit right and you’ll be able to spend some time exploring downtown Frankenmuth, also known as Michigan’s Little Bavaria.
Frankenmuth is one of Michigan’s most popular tourist attractions, and with good reason.
From the downtown streets lined with cute shops to explore to the fabulous chicken dinners from the iconic Zehnder’s restaurant, Frankenmuth is a must-visit.
Long Family Orchard, Farm and Cider Mill in Commerce
1540 E Commerce Rd, Commerce Charter Twp, MI 48382
When it comes to family farms and corn mazes, this Michigan fall market and pumpkins farm stands out as one of the best.
Located in Commerce Township, this farm seeks to make every visitor feel welcome when they come for fresh sweet corn, pumpkin patches, and the corn maze.
The Long Family’s orchard and cider mill isn’t afraid to bask in the golden fall glory.
They sell a variety of garden vegetables and even have an apple guide and apple recipes on their website so you can take your orchard experience home with you.
The Wild Pumpkin in Beaverton
5799 Beaverton Rd, Beaverton, MI 48612
The Wild Pumpkin does not celebrate fall halfheartedly.
With salted caramel apple cider doughnuts, a fun U-pick pumpkin patch, and delicious jams and fresh eggs for sale, who can say no to a trip to Gladwin County?
This farm’s “Mighty Maize” will keep the whole family entertained during your autumn getaway.
You’ll find a petting zoo, a children’s playground, and you can take a wagon ride around the farm if the weather permits.
Getzloff Corn Maze in Wilson
N15891 Co Rd 551, Wilson, MI 49896
You’ll find seven whole acres of Upper Peninsula fall fun at this farm located just outside of Escanaba.
Hayrides, a massive corn maze, a super-slide and pumpkin patch teeming with large, orange pumpkins are just some of the highlights of this fun spot.
Robinette’s Apple Haus and Winery
3142 4 Mile Rd NE, Grand Rapids MI 49525
If you live anywhere near the west side of Michigan, chances are that you already know all about Robinette’s Apple Haus.
This popular spot swells with visitors once the autumn season rolls around, all seeking some fall fun and a tasty treat from the cider mill.
Their 6.5 acre corn maze is a must, though, with an intricate design that changes annually. This year, in 2021, the design honors the lives lost in the September 11, 2001 tragedy.
In addition to the down maze, you’ll find a petting zoo, nature trails, a jumping pillow, U-pick orchards and much more.
More MUST-Visit Michigan Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes
5565 Merritt Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
10411 Clyde Rd
Fenton, MI 48430
Jollay Orchards in Berrien County
1850 Friday Rd
Coloma, MI 49038
Three Cedars Farm in Northville
7897 Six Mile Rd
Northville, MI 48168
Grandma’s Pumpkin Patch in Midland
4277 N Eastman Rd
Midland, MI 48642
DeBuck’s Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch in Belleville
50240 Martz Rd
Belleville, MI 48111
Knaebe’s Apple Farm and Ciderworks in Rogers City
2621 S Karsten Rd
Rogers City, MI 49779
Johnson’s Giant Pumpkins in Saginaw
4715 N Portsmouth Rd
Saginaw, MI 48601
Uncle John’s Cider Mill and Corn Maze in St. Johns
8614 North US-127
St Johns, MI 48879
Harvest Moon Acres Corn Maze in Gobles
Gobles, MI 49055
Kackleberry Farm in Monroe
6421 N Stoney Creek Rd
Monroe, MI 48162
Schwallier’s Country Basket
1185 9 Mile Rd NW
Sparta, MI 49345
Haunted Corn Mazes in Michigan
- Grand River Corn Maze in Fowlerville
- Bestmaze Corn Maze near Lansing
- Ghostly Grove in Pinckney
- The Blast Corn Maze in Dexter
About the Author
Kyrsten Newlon is a content writing and editing intern for mymichiganbeach.com. Growing up in Kalamazoo, she wrote and read everything she could. Now, she is a student at Grace College with Journalism and Communications majors and an English minor. She has been published by Grace College, the Winona Lake Newsletter, Input Fort Wayne, and various online blogs. Kyrsten loves raising puppies to be service dogs, spending time in coffee shops, and adventuring through Michigan.
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