The holiday season is about traditions and spending time with the family. Here in Hunterdon County, we are surrounded by beautiful rolling hills, and plenty of tree farms. Maybe this year make choosing your Christmas Tree an extra special experience and a memory to last a lifetime. Plus, support our local farmers this holiday season.

Here are some GREAT place to cut down that prefect Christmas Tree!

Alger Tree Farmyou can choose your own tree, borrow a saw or bring your own!

7 Beacon Light Rd, Califon

Open Friday, November 28; Saturday and Sundays 8:30am-4:30pm  November 29-December 21 By Appointment

Brightlands Christmas Tree Farm: You choose, they cut or you choose, you cut! Trees can be baled for you. Plus enjoy FREE hot chocolate! CASH or CHECK

608 Milford-Mt. Pleasant Rd., Milford

Open Friday-Sunday 10am-4:30pm from November 28-December 21

Charlie Brown Christmas Tree Farm: Choose and cut your tree. Saws are provided, but you can bring your own. Also offers trimmings and wreaths. Not to mention, hay rides!

231 Adamic Hill Rd., Milford

Open Friday-Sunday 10am-4pm November 28-December 24

Cherryville Farms: Choose and cut your tree. Bring your own saw or saws are provided. Lovely gift shop and refreshment. CASH or CHECK

352 Quakertown Rd., Pittstown

Open 9am-dark November 28 and Every Saturday and Sunday through December 21


Cole’s Country Tree Farm:  Choose and cut your own tree. Saws are provided. You may bring your own saw, if you would like. Gift shop with greens, trimmings, wreaths and refreshments. This farm also provides drilling for easy up in the tree stand!

478 County Road 579, Alexandria Township

Open 9am-4:30pm daily from November 28-December 23


Deerfield Farm: You choose and cut your own Christmas tree, but they do have pre-cut trees. Gift shop offers trimmings, wreaths and refreshments.

14 Pulaski Rd. Whitehouse Station

Open 12pm-5pm Weekdays; 9am-5pm Weekends from December 6-21


Essig’s Trees: You choose your own tree and you can bring your own saw. There are saws provided. They also sell wreaths and trimmings.

39 Thomas Rd. Glen Gardner

Open 10am-4pm Saturday-Sunday November 29-December 20


Evergreen Farm: Cut your own tree, be sure to bring your own saw. Gift shop with gifts, wreaths, trimmings and refreshments. Plus, SANTA visits. Be sure to see website for times.

4 Bass Lane, Lebanon

Open 10am-dark November 28; 10am-dark Saturday-Sunday November 22-December 22


Hall Tree Farm: Uses natural growing tree practices. You choose, they cut or you choose you cut! Saws provided. They also sell wreaths, garland and have hay rides. CASH or CHECK

93 Red Mill Rd. Glen Gardner

Open 8am-4pm Friday-Sunday November 28-December 22


Holly Hough Christmas Tree Farm: You choose, you cut or you choose they cut. You can bring your own saw, but saws are provided. A very nice experience with bonfires, hot chocolate and hot apple cider to enjoy. CASH ONLY

788 Cole Rd. Whitehouse Station

Open 9am-5pm Friday, November 28 and Saturday-Sunday November 29-December 19


Martin Family Tree Farm: Choose your own Christmas Tree and you cut it down. Saws are provided. Trees are trimmed, bagged for your convenience. And after all is said and done, enjoy a hay ride. CASH ONLY

70 Manners Rd. Easy Amwell Twp

Open 10am-4pm November 28 and Saturday-Sunday November 29-December 14


Murray Christmas Tree Farm: Saws are provided for you to cut down your own tree. Trees are shaken and baled.

37 Phillhower Rd, Tewksbury

Open 9am-4pm Saturday-Sunday November 22-December 21


Opdyke’s Christmas Tree Farm: Saws are provided for you to pick and cut down your Christmas tree. They also sell wreaths and garland.

129 Church 129 Church Rd., Milford

Open from Dawn to Dusk daily Novmeber 28-December 24


Penwell Mountain Farm: Saws are provided for you to choose and cut your own tree. They also sell wreaths and trimmings. You can also return your tree to have it recycled after the holiday.

384 Penwell Rd., Port Murray

Open 8am-4:30pm Friday-Saturday; Sunday 10am-4:30pm November 28-December 24


Rosemont Tree Farm: Choose and cut your own tree. Saws are provided. And after that hard work is done, enjoy some refreshments.

131 Kingwood-Stockton Rd., Rosemont

Open 9am-4:30pm Thursday-Sunday November 28-December 21


Wildflower Meadows Farm of Pittstown: Choose your tree and cut it down with provided saws. Trees are baled and tied to help you out. They also sell wreaths.

163 Old Franklin School Road, Franklin Twp.

Open 9am-5pm daily November 28-December 24


Wyndemere Christmas Tree Farm: Saws are provided for you to cut down that perfect tree.

19 Meadow Lane Tewksbury Twp.

Open 10am-4pm November 28, and Saturday-Sunday November 29-December 21


All the information was gathered from the farm and local websites. Be sure to check in with the farm you chose to visit to assure dates and times are correct. Have fun and Happy Chopping!