Cherry Picking in Leona Valley, CA

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cherry-pickingA favorite pass time for my brother and I is cherry picking. My mom and cousins use to take us around town looking for fun things to do.
One summer, our trip was to go cherry picking at an orchard. Arriving at the cherry orchard, you would see rows and rows of cherry trees. We were given buckets, ladders and we came with empty tummies ready for some fresh cherries. You pay for any cherries you pick as you leave. You were allowed to taste the cherries from the trees so you know if the cherries are sweet before picking. It was so much fun finding the tree with the sweetest, most abundant crop of cherries. My brother and I got to climb and search. It was the good times.

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