By choosing a local apple orchard instead of one in Wisconsin, Berggren said, people will get a similar experience for a similar price and will support the local economy.
EXCHANGE: How local farms and restaurants work together →
"Winter is a little bit harder out here because we are very much an outdoor county," Berggren said. "But we do have a lot to do inside. ... You don't have to stay hibernating in your house if you don't want to."
EXCHANGE: Parents get creative to cure cabin fever →