Find a local pumpkin patch

Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other Halloween activities in Southwestern Montana? Scroll down this page and you will see the all of those in Southwestern Montana, sorted by county. Some are farms, where you take a hay ride out into the field, others are elaborate farm stands with mountains of pumpkins and other activities and some are simple roadside stands. Most have loads of pumpkins to choose from. To really make it fun for your kids, look for those that have the extra activities, like a corn maze, spook house, or hayride. There is usually a small fee for the mazes (of course, the more elaborate mazes tend to charge more. Hayrides are often free. ALWAYS call before you go to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know! If you are looking for pumpkin weigh-offs and the US and world's largest pumpkins, see this page! Want to do a fundraiser selling pumpkins? See this page! There are affiliate links on this page. Read our disclosure policy to learn more.

New for this year, see our Top Ten list of best pumpkins to make pumpkin pies and for baking and cooking. Also, our Master List of 100 Varieties of Pumpkins for every purpose. Then see this page for our easy pumpkin pie from a real pumpkin recipe.

Updates for March 2023

Most pumpkin patches and corn mazes usually open by mid September, some earlier! You may also like a local zombie event or Zombie Paintball!. The world's best pumpkin pie recipe is here, and the pie crust recipe is here! And we have home canning, preserving, drying and freezing directions. You can access many pumpkin and other recipes and other resources from the drop down menus at the top of the page or the site search.  If you are looking for pick your own apples with pumpkins and often also fun activities, see this page.

NOTE: Many farms went out of business in the past 2 years and others are dropping their websites and switching to Facebook pages thus breaking all links to them. If a link is broken please click the "click here to report a broken link or blank page" so we can find the replacement link! Thanks!

After Halloween, find a Christmas tree at a local Christmas tree farm (and enjoy a bonfire, smore, hot chocolate and free hayrides, and often Santa visits! And next Spring, you'll want to take your children to a free Easter egg hunt - see our companion website to find a local Easter Egg hunt. If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to write me!

Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county

Click on Resources above, if you need a county map

Beaverhead County

  • Beaverhead Maze & Pumpkin Patch - , restrooms, gift shop, concession stand (drinks, snacks and/or food), picnic area, corn maze, pumpkins (in a market, stand or shop), Bouncy castle or moon bounce
    3975 Montana HWY 41, Dillon, MT 59725. Phone: (406) 579-7955. Email: [email protected]. Open: mid-September thru Halloween Thursday thru Sunday noon to 8 pm. Directions: See their website for directions. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx . We have an 8 acre corn maze in the shape of Montana with stations setup at various cities where you get your provided passport stamped. In addition to the corn maze, we also have a 700 bale Egyptian Pyramid Straw Bale Maze with 4 stations setup, each representing a famous Egyptian Pharaoh from history. We also have kids games, slide and a bouncy house. Concessions stand and maze gift shop coming very soon. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: September 24, 2019, Suggested by a visitor)

Deer Lodge County

Gallatin County

  • Bozeman Maze - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, Fall festival, train rides, straw or hay bale maze, child-sized haybale maze, concessions or refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, birthday parties
    1121 Mandeville Lane, Bozeman, MT 59715. Phone: 406-388-7818. Email: [email protected]. Open: See our website for current hours. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Take I-90 Exit 306 and drive North for 1/8 mile on North 7th Avenue to Mandeville Lane traffic light. Turn west on Mandeville Lane and drive 1/8 mile to the event site. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Click here for our Facebook page. Our event also includes a PowerJump bungee trampoline, a 30 foot event tent and a corn box to play in. The maze is reconfigured each week.
  • Montana Corn Maze - corn maze, haunted corn maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, porta-potties, picnic area, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    4605 West Cameron Bridge Road, Manhattan, MT 59741. Phone: 406-922-1643. Email: [email protected]. Open: Fridays from 5 pm to 8:30 pm and Saturdays from 2 pm to 8:30 pm, September 9, 2011 to October 29, 2011. Directions: From Belgrade, Montana go south on Jackrabbit lane for approximately 2 miles turn right(west) on West Cameron Bridge Road for 4.5 miles. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. On October 29,2011 the maze will hand out candy from 2 pm to 5 pm for children under 13. The maze will be haunted from 5 pm to 8:30 pm for those 13 and over. (UPDATED: September 24, 2019, JBS)
  • Rocky Creek Farms - PYO Apples, Pumpkin patch, hayrides, apple press, other activities for kids., raspberries
    E of Bozeman, Montana, Bozeman, MT 59715. Phone: 406-585-0225. Email: Click here for our contact form. Open: Approximately Monday to Saturday 10-5 Raspberries - July Cucumbers, Corn - August, September Pumpkins - October. Directions: Go E from Bozeman on the Frontage Road approx. 5 miles, on your left you will see the sign. Cross over the railroad tracks, park at the little house and get your bucket for picking. And for a map to our farm, Click here. Pumpkin patch has hayrides, apple press, other activities for kids.

Granite County

Madison County

Park County

Ravalli County

  • Field of Screams - corn maze, haunted corn maze, pumpkin patch
    1497 Hwy 93 N, Victor, MT 59875. Phone: 406-642-6426. Email: [email protected]. Open: on Friday and Saturdays from September 27th to October 26th, day and night. ​​ ​PlaHAY Ground, Wagon ride, family Photo Ops, ​ U-pick pumpkin patch and ​Stroll ​through the ​corn field ​during daylight hours without ​​the Haunters. ​​​Come enjoy fun events ​with your little ones.Directions: Field of Screams MT is located on Hwy 93 just 4.5 miles south of Victor and 30 minutes south of Missoula. ​Mile marker 55 on HWY 93.
  • Meadowlark Farm - pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, we also have pie pumpkins,
    250 Meadowlark Lane, Hamilton, MT 59840. Phone: (406)640-3276. Email: [email protected]. Open: Monday to Wednesday, closed; Thursday through Saturday, 9 am to dark; Sunday, noon to dark, September 18 to October 31. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. We are offering several different varieties of pumpkins including small sugar pie, small decorative, and carving types. In limited quantities we will have large/giant pumpkins. (UPDATED: September 08, 2015)

Silver Bow County