Explore a Working Cranberry Bog

Welcome to Benson’s Pond, our third generation family-owned working cranberry farm nestled in Middleboro! With 45 acres of vibrant cranberry bogs, we’re proud to offer immersive agricultural tours for adults.

Step into our unique working landscape and delve into the world of cranberry cultivation. Discover the intricate process of cranberry growing as you explore the bog side, where you’ll learn about different cranberry varieties and the fascinating nuances of each growing season.

Our guided tours feature a leisurely walking portion around the bogs, with accessible options available for all guests. Engage in captivating discussions about the rich history of this native Massachusetts fruit, tracing its roots back through generations of agricultural tradition.

Experience firsthand the tools of the trade as we showcase our specialized equipment unique to cranberry farming. Afterwards, unwind on our outdoor patio overlooking the picturesque farm, where you’ll indulge in refreshing cranberry drinks and delectable snacks made from our own harvest.

Join us as we invite you to explore and celebrate a cherished tradition that has been passed down through the ages on the vibrant Southcoast. For more information and booking inquiries, please reach out to us at bensonspondbogtours@gmail.com. Embark on a journey of agriculture, cranberry discovery, and exploration with Benson’s Pond!

Group tours are $25.00 per person with a minimum of 10 paid attendees. We can take groups of 10-60. The tours are 60-90 minutes with patio time at your leisure. Price includes food and drink samples. A lunch option is available at an additional cost. Please inquire. Tours are rain or shine. We do have a lovely indoor barn space if needed for enjoying your food and drink.

Other details

  • Tours are rain or shine.
  • We have a restroom trailer including running water and an ADA bathroom.
  • We have ample parking for cars, vans, and buses. Lunch area is available.
  • We have a water bubbler but recommend people bring refillable water bottles.
  • Please dress accordingly for the day’s weather. We do have indoor areas but most of the tour will be outside. We suggest sneakers, boots, or waterproof shoes.

Harvest time for cranberries is in the fall.
We have additional harvest events and offerings for all ages including in the bog experiences, festivals, dinners, live music, and family friendly events. check out our events page for dates and tickets!