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 DECEMBER 2017: There are Christmas tree farms in the New York City area, including Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Southeast New York (Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Orange, and Ulster counties). These cut-your-own farms 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.


Southeast New York Christmas Tree Farms

Westchester County

Stuart’s Farm
62 Granite Springs Road, Granite Springs

Open Nov. 23 through Christmas Eve, Wednesday-Sunday, 10am-5pm. Handsaws and baling available. Wreaths, garland, and roping for sale. Bakery is open with hot and cold cider, fruit pies, fresh apple cider doughnuts, jams, and jellies. Leashed dogs welcome. Cash or check only.

Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm
1335 White Hill Road, Yorktown Heights

Open Nov. 25 until they run out of trees, daily, 10am-4pm. Each family member gets a free cup of hot cider while you choose and cut your own tree. Douglas and Fraser Firs available to choose and cut, as well as pre-cut Fraser Fir. There is a farm market, bakery, and gift shop on-site with roping, wreaths, tree stands, and decorations for sale.

Putnam County

Hardwick Tree Farm
213 Wood St., Mahopac

Open Nov. 25-Dec. 18, Saturday-Sunday and Black Friday, 9am-dusk. Saws and baling provided. Free hot cider and cookies. Cash only.

Orange County

Emmerich Tree Farm
101 Sleepy Valley Road, Warwick
845-986-0151 (main); 973-332-1055 (cell)

Open Nov. 25-Dec. 20, 9am-5pm weekends only. Free trimming, drilling, shaking, and baling. Wagon rides to fields, hot chocolate and cookies by the bonfire. Hot dogs by Pippy's Food Truck. Wreaths for sale.

Graney Tree Farm
24 Lang Drive, Pine Bush

Information not available at press time.

Manza Family Farm
730 Route 211, Montgomery

Open daily Nov. 24 through Christmas Eve, 8am-5pm. Roping available. Pre-cut trees and wreaths for sale; gift shop on premises. Sled rides and pony rides on weekends from 11am-3pm (one free with each tree purchase). Santa and his elf on site during all December weekends from 11am-4pm. Free candy canes and coloring books for kids.

Pine View Farm
575 Jackson Ave., New Windsor

Open Dec. 2-3 and 9-10, Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4pm. All trees are $63. Homemade decorations including sprays, centerpieces, and wreaths also for sale.

Stone Oak Farm
207 Stony Bar Road, Slate Hill
845-355-4751 or 845-537-9060 (cell); [email protected]

Open Nov. 25 through Christmas Eve, 10am-dusk weekends only (other times by appointment). Barn with fireplace and free hot chocolate and candy canes for children. Fresh wreaths for sale.

Dutchess County

Abel's Trees
435 N. Clove Road, Verbank

Open Nov. 24 through Christmas, 9am-sunset weekends and Black Friday. Baling and handling assistance provided. Free hot chocolate and wagon rides to fields. Wreaths, tree stands, tree preservatives, and automatic tree-watering devices also available. All size trees available, including trees taller than 12 feet. Hot foods available for purchase. Cash and checks only. Saws available. All trees are $55.

Battenfeld Christmas Tree Farm
856 Route 199, Red Hook

Open Nov. 24 through mid-December (subject to change), 8am-4pm daily. Horse-drawn wagon rides. Handmade decorated wreaths for sale. Farm map and discount coupon available on the website. All trees $70.

Bilmar Nurseries
26 Bilmar Blvd. and off of Traver Road, Pleasant Valley

Open Nov. 25 through Dec. 24, 9am-5pm weekends and 10am-5pm weekdays. Hay wagon rides to and from the fields on weekends. Tools and baling provided. Cut-your-own and pre-cut trees available. Hot food available for purchase on weekends.

Winner of the Christmas Tree Championship with their grand champion Canaan fir. Winner of the Matt Riddles Award five years in a row.

BJ's Christmas Trees
14 Evergreen Path, Pleasant Valley

Open Nov. 24-Dec. 20, weekends, 9am-4pm. Offers Concolor Fir, Douglas Fir, and Eastern White Pine trees, as well as handmade wreaths and decorations. Complimentary hot chocolate and cider. Will bale and drill your tree, and carry and tie it to your car.

Evergreen Farm
407 N. Tower Hill Road, Millbrook

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 18, Saturday-Sunday 9:30am-4:30pm. Several species available along with full service bailing, handsaws, and carrying. Fresh, handmade holiday wreaths are available for sale. Free candy canes for kids and complimentary hot mulled cider. Hot chocolate for sale.

Fabulous Firs
664-702 Van Wagner Road, Poughkeepsie

Open Nov. 26 through Dec. 24, Monday-Friday 12-4:30pm and weekends 9am-4:30pm. Hay wagon rides to and from the fields on weekends. Tools and baling provided. Cut-your-own trees only. Hot food available for purchase on weekends.

Hahn Farm
1697 Salt Point Turnpike (Route 115), Salt Point

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 23, 12-4:30pm weekdays and 9:30am-4pm weekends. Pre-cut trees also available. Rides to and from the fields provided (free on weekends). Families receive a complimentary cup of hot chocolate with tree purchase (weekends only).

Plains View Farm
21 Freedom Road, Pleasant Valley
[email protected]

Open Nov. 24-Dec. 25, weekends, 9am-dusk. Hand saws available and a tractor-pulled hay rides go to the fields. New tree drilling machine and compatible stands offered so you're tree will be ready to assemble at home. Four tree balers and "elves" to help you tie your tree to your car. Visit the "kitchen" for hot cocoa, mulled cider, and freshly baked cookies.

Primrose Hill Farm
203 Fiddlers Bridge Road, Staatsburg

Open Nov. 24-Dec. 24, 9am-4pm, daily. Handcrafts, ornaments, tree stands, and tree accessories available for purchase, as well as wreaths, hot chocolate, brownies, and cookies available in the Wreath Shop.

Saltsman Christmas Tree Farm
214 Route 308, Rhinebeck

Open Nov. 26 through Christmas (or until the trees are sold out), 10am-dusk weekdays and 9am-dusk weekends. Pre-cut trees are also available, as well as wreaths, kissing balls, and other holiday decorations. Custom-made creations upon request. Enjoy an outdoor fire, hot cider, roasted chestnuts, and doughnuts. Saws available. On Dec. 3, Bear Mountain Newfoundland Dog Club will be there to go down in the field and drag the trees out for people’s cut trees on the club’s carts. Will also be demonstrating their pulling abilities.

Solvang Tree Farm
80 Bedell Road, Poughkeepsie

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 18, Friday-Sunday 9am-4:30pm. Rope, saws, and baling provided. Pre-cut trees are also available. Small petting zoo, refreshment stand, and gift shop on site. Christmas boughs, wreaths, and garland available for purchase.

Wonderland Farm
191 White Schoolhouse Road, Rhinebeck

Open Nov. 18-Dec. 18 (or until all 350 trees are sold out), weekends and Black Friday, 9:30am-dusk, and weekdays, 11:30am-4pm. 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.

Ulster County

Bell’s Christimas Trees
647 Mettacahonts Road, Accord

Open Nov. 24, weekdays, 9:30am-dusk (closes at 12pm on Dec. 24), and weekends, 8am-dusk. Tools and assistance provided. Pre-cut trees also available. Food available to purchase on weekends. Gift shop on premises. Handmade wreaths for sale.

Christmas Tree Lane
9 Christmas Tree Drive, Wallkill

Open Nov. 26-Dec. 18, Saturday-Sunday, 9am-4pm. Self-serve Christmas trees on weekdays. A family-owned and -operated Christmas tree farm in the Hudson Valley offering cut-your-own, as well as pre-cut options. 

Hardenburgh Christmas Tree Farm
206 Hardenburgh Road, Ulster Park

After Thanksgiving, Friday-Sunday, 9am-dusk or by appointment (until sold out). Tractor rides to the tree fields. Tools and assistance provided. Pre-cut trees and handmade wreaths also available. Holiday and gift shop on premises. Free hot chocolate available. Leashed dogs welcome.

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Connecticut Christmas Tree Farms

Fairfield County

Everett's Corner Tree Farm
136 Sherwood Road, Easton

Open Nov. 24 and Dec. 3-4, 10-11, 9am-dusk. Tools and tree transportation provided. Free bailing and twine to secure your tree available.

Jones Family Farm
606 Walnut Tree Hill Road, Shelton

Open Nov. 18-Dec. 23, 9am-5:30pm daily (except Thanksgiving Day). Arrive before 4pm if you plan on cutting your own with a provided saw. Twine and tree baling services available. Holiday decorations and traditional crafts and ornaments for sale. Refreshments available. Leashed dogs welcome during Christmas time, but are not allowed in gift shops or winery.

Maple Row Farm
555 N. Park Ave., Easton

Beginning Nov. 24, daily, 9am-4:30pm. Cut your own and pre-cut available. Pre-cut trees discounted $6 on weekdays. Tree baling and assistance provided. Saws are provided or bring your own (no chainsaws allowed). Wreaths, roping, and tree stands available. Hayrides, crafts, refreshments, and gift store open on weekends.

Paproski's Castle Hill Farm
25 Sugar Lane, Newtown

Open Nov. 26-Dec. 23, weekends, 9am-5pm, and weekdays, 2-5pm. 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.

Hartford County

Rose’s Berry Farm, LLC
295 Matson Hill Road, South Glastonbury
860-633-7467 or 860-633-6001

Open Nov. 19-Dec. 23, Friday-Sunday, 9am-4pm. Christmas shop with decorations, frozen pies, homemade jams, and hot chocolate. Tree skirts, tree stands, and ornaments available for purchase. Assistance is provided in wrapping and loading the tree onto your car.

Litchfield County

Busy Acres Tree Farm
548 Quassapaug Road, Woodbury

Open Nov. 19-Dec. 23. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve and Day. After Thanksgiving, open Friday-Sunday, 9am-4:30pm. Saws and twine provided. Tree carts provided to help transport your tree. Tree tagging starts Nov. 18, when you can select a tree early in the season and come back to cut it yourself. Handmade wreaths also available. Cash or checks only.


Long Island Christmas Tree Farms

Suffolk County

Elwood Pumpkin Farm
1500 E. Jericho Turnpike, Huntington

Opens Nov. 23-Dec. 24, weekdays, 3pm-dusk, and weekends, 10am-dusk. Pre-cut tree lot is open every day until 7pm. Bring your own saw to cut your tree. Staff will help you tie your tree to your car (no charge).

Grandpa Tony's Tree Farm
305 Weeks Ave., Manorville

Open Nov. 27-Dec. 24 daily, 8am-4:30pm. Call to schedule an appointment. 

Matt’s Christmas Tree Farm
309 Weeks Ave., Manorville

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 24, Wednesday-Monday, 8am-4:30pm. More than 10,000 trees ranging from 2-foot table toppers to 10-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.

Mike’s Christmas Tree Farm
323 Weeks Ave., Manorville

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 24, 8am-4:30pm daily. Fresh wreaths also available. Tree wrapping and saws provided.

Santa’s Christmas Tree Farm
30105 Main Road, Cutchogue

Open Thanksgiving weekend through December (until inventory sells out), 9am-6pm daily; call to check availability. Tools and assistance provided. Santa appearances on weekends. Christmas shop on premises. Tree shaker and free saws available; no chainsaws allowed.

Shamrock Christmas Tree Farm
20685 Main Road, Mattituck
631-298-4619 or 631-298-4118

Open Nov. 24-Dec. 24, 9am-5pm daily. Tools and assistance provided. Pre-cut trees, handmade wreaths, and crafts also available. Santa appearances on weekends, 12-5pm. Shamrock Express train rides (weather permitting) and a fire pit to enjoy while you’re waiting for your ride.  Ornaments, nutcrackers, tree toppers, and more available in the gift shop. No pets allowed.


New Jersey Christmas Tree Farms

Middlesex County

Barclay's Tree Farm
35 Orchardside Drive, Cranbury

Open Nov. 24 through Christmas Eve, 9am-5pm weekends only. Tools and assistance provided. Fresh plain or decorated wreaths and tree stands for sale. Leashed dogs allowed.

Simonson Farms
Two locations: 260 Dey Road and 120 Cranbury Neck Road, Cranbury

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 23, weekdays 12-7pm (weather permitting) and weekends 9am-6pm. Saws provided and free netting is available. Santa visits Nov. 24-Dec. 16. Wreaths available for purchase.

Morris County

Fleming Farms
55 Kings Highway, Long Valley

Not open to the public this year.

Hidden Pond Tree Farm
4 West Field Road, Mendham

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 20, 9am-5pm Tuesday-Sunday. Pre-cut trees also available. All trees grown at the farm are pesticide-free. Refreshments available. Free hay rides (weather permitting). Marshmallow roasting around the bonfire and free hot chocolate on weekends. Christmas shop with wreaths, greenery, centerpieces, and other decorations. After the first weekend, call for updates on availability before visiting.

Rolling Green Farm
61 Hacklebarney Road, Long Valley

Open Nov. 24-Dec. 24, Black Friday and weekends 10am-5pm. Wreaths, tree sprays, and antiques available for sale in the shop.

Sussex County

Country Heritage Farm
129 Plains Road, Augusta

Open Nov. 24-Dec. 18, 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.

Giordano’s Tree Farm
350 Route 94 South at Hilltop Drive, Newton

Open Dec. 2-3, Saturday-Sunday, 8:30am-dark. Saws and tree wrapping provided. Santa visits. Ten-foot trees available. More than 1,000 trees up to 9 feet tall, dozens of trees as tall as 20 feet. All trees are $42. Assistance is available for wrapping and tying to car. Bailing available.

Holiday Tree Farm
44 Augusta Hill Road, Augusta

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 18, 9am-5pm Friday-Sunday. Saws provided. Christmas shop on premises with wreaths for sale.

Shale Hills Farm
98 Pond School Road, Sussex

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 24, 9:30am-dark. Santa appearances throughout the day. Christmas movies in the hayloft and a petting zoo full of animals in the barn.

Stonerow Tree Farm
242 Wykertown Road, Branchville
973-875-7968 (farm) or 973-948-6463 (office)

Open Nov. 25, 9am-4pm weekends only. Douglas Fir, Blue Spruce, Fraser Fir, and Cannon Fir trees on sale for $50. Saws and twin available. Santa visits on Saturdays from 1-3pm. Dogs welcome on a leash.

Warren County

Evergreen Valley Christmas Tree Farm
77 Jackson Valley Road, Washington

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 24, Friday-Saturday, 10am-sundown; Sunday-Thursday, 12pm-sundown. Tools and assistance provided. Wagon rides and hot chocolate available on weekends.

Wyckoff's Christmas Tree Farm
249 County Road 519, Belvidere

Open Nov. 24 through Dec. 24, 8am-4:30pm daily. Christmas barn open weekends, 9am-4:30pm. Country gift shop with holiday decorations open 9am-4:30pm weekends only. Hayrides on weekends only, weather permitting. Thousands of trees available. Leashed dogs welcome.