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Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Tree in the New York Area

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Tree in the New York Area

Find local Christmas tree farms in the New York area and head out to cut your own Christmas tree this holiday season.


Updated November 2020: The cut-your-own Christmas tree farms in the New York City area have a selection of live Christmas trees and allow you to pick your own tree from its natural setting, cut it down, and cart it home. Most Christmas tree farms in the New York City area are slated to open on Thanksgiving weekend, but please call to confirm dates and availability before visiting.

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Westchester County
Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Orange County
Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Dutchess County
Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Ulster County
Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Fairfield County, CT
Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees on Long Island 
Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in New Jersey 

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Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Westchester County

Stuart’s Farm
62 Granite Springs Road, Granite Springs
914-245-2784
Open Nov. 28-Dec. 24, Saturday-Sunday, 9am-5pm. Handsaws and baling available. Bakery is open with hot and cold cider, fruit pies, fresh apple cider doughnuts, jams, and jellies.
What you should know: Masks must be worn in all facility buildings and while waiting on line, inside and outside. Social distancing is enforced. Only one adult person from each party stands in line. Masks are not required while in the field when visitors are able to adhere to social distance guidelines published by the CDC.

Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm
1335 White Hill Road, Yorktown Heights
914-245-5111
Reservations for choose-n-cut Christmas trees for the 2020 holiday season must be made and are now being accepted. Reservations can be made for Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm and Saturday-Sunday, 8:30am-4pm. There is a farm market, gift shop, and bakery on-site, open Wednesday-Monday, 10am-5pm.
What you should know: There is a reduced capacity. All visitors except those ages 2 and younger are required to wear face masks. Social distancing is enforced.

 

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Orange County

Emmerich Tree Farm
101 Sleepy Valley Road, Warwick
845-986-0151
Open Nov. 21-22 and 27-29, and Dec. 5-6, 9am-4pm. Reservations for cut-your-own or pre-cut trees are now being accepted. Free trimming, drilling, shaking, and baling. Wreaths, garland, and other decorations are available for pre-order. More information is on the website.
What you should know: A new reservation system helps control guest flow. There are distanced parking spaces. No tractor rides or contact/conversation tree processing and transport. Face masks are required.

Manza Family Farm
730 Route 211, Montgomery
845-692-4364
Open daily from Nov. 25, Monday-Thursday, 9am-5pm, Friday-Sunday, 9am-6pm. Roping available. Pre-cut trees and wreaths for sale; outdoor gift shop on premises. Santa and his elf on site during all December weekends from 11am-3:30pm.
What you should know: Face masks required; social distancing is enforced.

Pine View Farm
575 Jackson Ave., New Windsor
845-564-4111
Open Dec. 12-13, Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4pm. All trees are $73.
What you should know: Face masks and social distancing are required.

Stone Oak Farm
207 Stony Bar Road, Slate Hill
845-355-4751 or 845-537-9060 (cell)
Open Nov. 28-Dec. 24, Saturday-Sunday, 10am to dusk; Monday-Friday, by appointment.
What you should know: Activities limited this year. Cash or check only. Face masks required.

 

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Dutchess County

Abel's Trees
435 N. Clove Road, Verbank
845-677-6395
Open Nov. 27-Dec. 20, Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4:30pm; Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Friday, 10am-4pm. Baling and handling assistance provided. Free hot chocolate. Wreaths, tree stands, tree preservatives, and automatic tree-watering devices also available. All size trees available, including trees taller than 10 feet. Kettle corn and baked goods available for purchase. Cash and checks only. Saws available. All trees are $65.
What you should know: Wagon rides are not offered this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Battenfeld Christmas Tree Farm
856 Route 199, Red Hook
845-758-8018
Open Nov. 23 through mid-December, daily, 8am-4pm. Handmade decorated wreaths, ornaments and garlands for sale. Farm map and discount coupon available on the website. All trees $75.
What you should know: Customers are encouraged to bring their own saws. No tailgating. Social distancing is enforced. The farm is requesting groups no larger than 10, and capacity inside wreath-decorating building is reduced. Face masks required at all times.

BJ's Christmas Trees
14 Evergreen Path, Pleasant Valley
845-635-1587
Opens Nov. 27, and then weekends, 9am-4pm. Offers Concolor Fir, Douglas Fir, and Eastern White Pine trees, as well as handmade wreaths. Staff will bale and drill your tree, then carry and tie it to your car.
What you should know: The store is closed. Face masks are required. Social distancing is in enforced. Cash or check only.

Evergreen Farm
407 N. Tower Hill Road, Millbrook
845-677-3785
Open Nov. 27-29 and Dec. 5-6, 9:30am-4:30pm. Several species available along with full-service bailing, handsaws, and carrying. Fresh, handmade holiday wreaths are available for sale. Hot chocolate for sale.
What you should know: Face masks are required. Social distancing is enforced.

Fabulous Firs
683 Van Wagner Road, Poughkeepsie
845-590-3337
Open Nov. 21 through mid-December, Monday-Friday, 12-4pm, and Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4pm. Baling provided. Customers should bring their own saws, but some will be available to rent for a $20 cash refundable deposit.
What you should know: Face masks are required. Social distancing is enforced. Customers must bring their own twine to secure tree to their cars.

Plains View Farm
21 Freedom Road, Pleasant Valley
845-485-4277
glenn@plainsviewfarm.com
Open Nov. 27-Dec. 6, Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4pm. Hand saws and a tractor-pulled hayride to the fields available. There is a tree drilling machine and compatible stands offered so your tree will be ready to assemble at home. Tree balers and "elves" available help you tie your tree to your car.
What you should know: Social distancing is enforced. Face masks are required wherever social distancing isn't possible.

Saltsman Christmas Tree Farm
214 Route 308, Rhinebeck
845-876-8801
Open Nov. 27 until the trees are sold out, Tuesday-Thursday, 1-4:30pm, and Friday-Sunday, 9am-4:30pm. Pre-cut trees are also available. Enjoy an outdoor fire and doughnuts. Saws available.
What you should know: Social distancing is enforced. Face masks are required. Gloves are encouraged. Families and groups must stay together.

Solvang Tree Farm
80 Bedell Road, Poughkeepsie
845-473-0224
Open from Nov. 27-Dec. 20, Friday-Sunday, 9am-4:30pm, and Wednesday-Thursday, 12-4:30 pm. Rope, saws, and baling provided. Pre-cut trees are also available. Small petting zoo on-site. Christmas boughs, wreaths, and garland available for purchase.
What you should know: Face masks are required. Customers are encouraged to bring their own saws to help minimize contact. Chainsaws are not permitted. Concessions are not available this year. Other farm activities traditionally offered may not be available.

Wonderland Farm
191 White Schoolhouse Road, Rhinebeck
845-876-6760
Open Fridays-Sunday, 9am to dusk. Saws and binding provided. Selection includes 4- to 15-foot-tall trees. Hot cider and cocoa for sale. Daily farm updates available on the Wonderland Farm Facebook page.
What you should know: Face masks are required. Social distancing is enforced. Hand-washing stations available.

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Ulster County

Bell’s Christimas Trees
647 Mettacahonts Road, Accord
845-626-7849
Open Nov. 27-Dec. 23, Monday, Wednesday-Friday, 9:30am-5pm, Saturday-Sunday, 8:30am-5pm. Tools and assistance provided. Pre-cut trees also available. Gift shop on premises. Handmade wreaths for sale.
What you should know: Face masks are required. Social distancing is enforced. Customers are encouraged to bring their own saws to help minimize contact. Chainsaws are not permitted.



Christmas Tree Lane
9 Christmas Tree Drive, Wallkill
845-895-3536
Open from Nov. 28; call for hours. A family-owned and -operated Christmas tree farm in the Hudson Valley offering cut-your-own, as well as pre-cut options.
What you should know: The farm is following all New York state health and safety guidelines for COVID-19. Hand sanitizer stations are available.

 

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in Fairfield County, CT

Jones Family Farm
606 Walnut Tree Hill Road, Shelton
203-929-8425
Opens Nov. 21-Dec. 24, daily, 9am-5:30pm daily (closed Thanksgiving Day and closes at 4pm on Christmas Eve). Twine and tree baling services available. Holiday decorations and traditional crafts and ornaments for sale. Refreshments available. Leashed dogs welcome during Christmas time, though they are not allowed in all areas.
What you should know: Reservations and payment in advance required on weekends, Nov. 21-Dec. 13. Face masks required. The farm is controlling the number of visitors and encourages people to visit during the week. Social distancing is enforced.

Maple Row Farm
555 N. Park Ave., Easton
203-261-9577
Beginning Nov. 21, daily, 9am-4:30pm. Cut-your-own and pre-cut trees available. Tree baling and assistance provided. Saws are provided or bring your own (no chainsaws allowed). Wreaths, roping, and tree stands available. Holiday accessories are for sale.
What you should know: Social distancing is enforced. Face masks are required. The farm is asking customers to keep tailgating reasonable and within the state guidelines for group sizes.

Paproski's Castle Hill Farm
25 Sugar Lane, Newtown
203-426-5487
Opens Nov. 28. Check website for hours. Provides assistance in wrapping and tying your tree to your car. After, enjoy a complementary hot cider and cookies by the farmhouse fire, or take a hike across the 5-acre farm. Also offers pre-cut trees and handmade wreaths. New clearing section with tagged trees, allowing you to select your tree in advance.
What you should know: Face masks are required. The farm is following all guidelines and regulations set in place by the state of Connecticut for COVID-19 safety.

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees on Long Island

Elwood Pumpkin Farm
1500 E. Jericho Turnpike, Huntington
631-368-8626
Open Nov. 27-29, 10am-4:30pm for cut-your-own (call for appointment) and 10am-7pm for pre-cut. Dec. 1-24, Monday-Friday, 3pm to dark for cut-your-own (call for appointment), and 3-7pm for pre-cut; Saturday-Sunday, 10am to dark for cut-your-own(call for appointment), and 10am-7pm for pre-cut. Bring your own saw to cut your tree. Staff will help you tie your tree to your car (no charge).
What you should know: Face masks are required. Social distancing is enforced.

Matt’s Christmas Tree Farm
305 Weeks Ave., Manorville
631-875-1465
Open Nov. 27-Dec. 24, Wednesday-Monday, 8am-4:30pm. More than 10,000 trees ranging from 2-foot table toppers to 15-foot ceiling scrapers. Bow saws and netting available. Trailer rides back from field. Loading and tying assistance provided. Candy canes available for kids. Leashed dogs welcome. Potted trees also available.
What you should know: Face masks are required. Customers are encouraged to visit during the week to maintain social distancing.

Mike’s Christmas Tree Farm
323 Weeks Ave., Manorville
631-874-3551
Open Nov. 27-Dec. 24, daily, 8am-4:30pm. Fresh wreaths also available. Tree wrapping and saws provided. Call for questions about COVID safety measures.

Shamrock Christmas Tree Farm
20685 Main Road, Mattituck
631-298-4619 or 631-298-4118
Opens Nov. 27, daily, 9am-5pm daily. Tools and assistance provided. Pre-cut trees, handmade wreaths, and crafts also available. Ornaments, nutcrackers, tree toppers, and more available in the gift shop. No pets allowed.
What you should know: Customers are encouraged to visit during the week to help limit crowds. There is also a reduced capacity. Face masks are required at all times and social distancing is enforced. Check Facebook for regular updates.

 

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees New Jersey

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees Middlesex County

Barclay's Tree Farm
35 Orchardside Drive, Cranbury
609-799-1855
Open Nov. 27-Dec. 24, Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4:30pm. Tools and assistance provided. Fresh plain or decorated wreaths and tree stands for sale. Leashed dogs allowed. Call for questions about COVID safety measures.

Simonson Farms
Two locations: 260 Dey Road and 120 Cranbury Neck Road, Cranbury
609-799-0140
Now open; call for hours. Saws provided and free netting is available. Wreaths available for purchase. Call for questions about COVID safety measures.

 

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees Morris County

Hidden Pond Tree Farm
4 West Field Road, Mendham
973-865-6362
Opens Nov. 27, daily, 8am-7pm. Pre-cut trees also available. Refreshments available. Free hayrides (weather permitting). Marshmallow roasting around the bonfire and free hot chocolate offered. Christmas shop with wreaths, greenery, centerpieces, and other decorations. Cash or checks only.
What you should know: Customers are encouraged to visit during the week to help limit crowds. Everyone older than 2 must wear a face mask. Social distancing guidelines are enforced.

Rolling Green Farm
61 Hacklebarney Road, Long Valley
908-879-7457
Open Nov. 27-Dec. 25, Saturday-Sunday, 10am-4pm. Wreaths, tree sprays, and antiques available for sale in the shop. Customers are asked not to cut trees shorter than 6 feet. The farm has pre-cut trees that can be trimmed down.
What you should know: Face masks are required. Social-distancing guidelines are enforced.

 

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees Sussex County

Country Heritage Farm
129 Plains Road, Augusta
973-875-5590
Opens for the season Nov. 27, 9am-4pm; then open through Dec. 13, Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4pm. Saws provided. Christmas shop with decorations, ornaments, wreaths, holly, tree stands, and garland on-site. Hayride to haul tree back from tree provided. Farm will attempt to run hayrides, but if it's not running, staff will haul customers' trees from the field.
What you should know: Face mask are required. Social distancing is enforced.

Holiday Tree Farm
44 Augusta Hill Road, Augusta
973-948-7488
Open Nov. 27, 9am-4:30pm, then open Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4:30pm, through Christmas. Saws provided. Christmas shop on premises with wreaths for sale.
Call for questions about COVID safety measures.

Shale Hills Farm

98 Pond School Road, Sussex
973-875-4231
Opens Nov. 28, Saturday-Sunday, 9:30am to dark. Santa appearances throughout the day. Christmas movies in the hayloft and a petting zoo full of animals in the barn.
What you should know: Masks required for the movies.

Stonerow Tree Farm
242 Wykertown Road, Branchville
973-875-7968
Open beginning Nov. 28, Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4pm. Douglas Fir, Blue Spruce, Fraser Fir, and Cannon Fir trees on sale for $60. Saws and twine available. Dogs welcome on a leash.
What you should know: The farm is following COVID-19 guidelines, requiring face masks.

 

Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees Warren County

 

Evergreen Valley Christmas Tree Farm
77 Jackson Valley Road, Washington
908-835-0557
Open Nov. 27-Dec. 23, Tuesday-Sunday, 9am-4pm. Assistance provided. Bring your own saw (no chainsaws). Wagon rides available. Call for questions about COVID safety measures.

Wyckoff's Christmas Tree Farm
246 County Road 519, Belvidere
908-475-4508
Opens Nov. 27, Saturday-Sunday, 8am-4:30pm; Monday-Friday, 10am-4:30pm. Thousands of trees available.
What you should know: Customers are encouraged to visit during non-peak hours. Peak hours are weekends 10am-3pm. Face coverings/masks must be worn by those able to do so without adverse health impacts when social distancing isn't possible.

 

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