The Christmas holiday brings happiness, excitement, snow, and love for many families. For some it is the gift-giving, for others it is eating Christmas dinner, but for many it is selecting and decorating the perfect Christmas Tree together. Whether you're Charlie Brown who thinks small trees need love too, or you have Rockefeller-type tastes, picking a tree with your family will create memories to last a lifetime. With tree farms all over the Hudson Valley, you will feel like you've picked a tree from your own backyard.
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26 Bilmar Blvd., Pleasant Valley, NY 12569. 845-635-3206. The season begins Nov. 25th from 9am-5pm and will continue weekdays 10am-4:30pm and weekends 9am-5pm. Cut your own Christmas tree or choose from the freshest pre-cut trees around. Free tree baling, twine, saws, and parking.
BJ's Christmas Tree Farm:
14 Evergreen Path, Pleasant Valley, NY 12569. 845-635-1587. Open Friday after Thanksgiving and on weekends until Christmas. 9am-4pm. Free hot cocoa and cider, take a photo and sign the guest book. Cut down yourself or choose your tree and let them cut it down. Free baling, tree shaker and drilling.
Evergreen Christmas Tree Farm:
407 North Tower Hill Rd, Millbrook. 845-677-3785. Opening Friday, November 25th, Evergreen Tree Farm offers a variety of tree species for cutting plus the freshest most fragrant Balsam Fir Wreaths and other beautiful decor.
664-702 Van Wagner Rd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. 845-635-3206. Opening Nov. 25th. Mon.-Fri. 12-4:30pm, Sat. & Sun. 10am-4:30pm. Cut your own beautiful Christmas Tree from one of the best fields around. Lots of varieties to choose from. Weekend hayride to and from the field. Visit website for weekly specials and discounts.
F.W. Battenfeld & Son:
856 Rte. 199, Red Hook. 845-758-8018. Open Friday after Thanksgiving through mid-Dec. Daily 8am-4pm. Farm offers a variety of trees to chooses from. Horse drawn wagon rides, Santa, great gifts and ornament shop and refreshment stand. Customers are welcome to tailgate.
1697 Salt Point Tpke., Salt Point. 845-266-3680. Open Nov.-Dec.: Mon.-Fri.12pm-4:30pm, Sat.-Sun. 9:30am-4:30pm. Select a pre-cut Christmas tree or cut your own, hayrides to the trees on the weekends. This farm is a collection point for Trees for Troops.
191 White Schoolhouse Rd., Rhinebeck. 845-876-6760. Open Nov.-Dec.: Weekends 9:30am-dusk and Fridays 10am-4pm. Come pick your own Christmas trees and enjoy the farm.
435 North Clove Rd., Verbank. 845-677-6395. Cell 845-264-1563. Open day after Thanksgiving and Sat & Sun 9am-til 4:30pm. Come pick Christmas trees, wagon rides, baked goods, kettle corn!
Saltsman Tree Farm:
214 Roue 308, Rhinebeck, NY 12572. 845-876-8801. Sat. & Sun. 9am-dusk, Mon.-Fri. 10am-dusk. Bring the family for a holiday tradition and cut your own Christmas Tree, also offer pre-cut trees, wreaths, centerpieces and holiday decorations. Enjoy the bonfire on the weekends and cider and doughnuts.
Solvang Tree Farm:
80 Bedell Rd., Poughkeepsie. 845-473-0224. Open day after Thanksgiving through weekend before Christmas. Fri., Sat., Sun., 9-4:30pm. Variety of Christmas trees, fresh decorated wreaths, gift shops, farm animals, and refreshments.
Christmas Tree Lane:
9 Christmas Drive, Wallkill, NY 12589. 845-895-3536. Opening Saturday, Nov. 26th. Santa visits on the 26th and 27th from 9am-1pm and again on Dec. 10th and 11th. We offer cut your own Christmas trees or pre-cut Christmas trees. Refreshments, store with holiday items and Girl Scouts sell custom wreaths and baked goods. Kids activities and more.
Manza Family Farm:
730 Rte. 211., Montgomery. 845-692-4364. Open 5 days a week from 8-5pm and weekends 8-5pm. Cut your own Christmas tree and pre-cut available. Picture taking areas, Santa visits on weekends from 11am-4pm. Farm animals and real live reindeer from 11am-3pm. Holiday gift items in our Christmas Shop as well as hot drinks, food and baked goods.
Wright Family Farm:
325 Kings Hwy., Warwick. 845-986-1345. Christmas season begins Thanksgiving weekend. Open Nov.-Dec.: Mon.-Thurs. 12pm-7pm, Fri.-Sat.10am-7:30pm, Sun.10am-6:30pm. A variety of wreaths, roping garland, seasonal decor. Offers a premium selection of Christmas trees. Complimentary hot chocolate & cookies.
C. Rowe and Sons Farm: 113 Station Rd., Campbell Hall. 845-427-2254. Open Mon.-Sun., 9am-5pm. The month of December starts the annual cut your own Christmas trees on the farm. Also offer pre-cut trees, fresh garlands and wreaths.
1448 Route 211 W (near Otisville), Middletown, NY 10940. 845-386-1882. Nov. 25th- Dec. 8th. Open weekends 1-5pm. Fresh cut and limited u-cut trees at our family farm. Holiday trimmings including ornaments. Gift store, honey, candles, and our own farm raised meats. Open weekend following Thanksgiving. Find us on Facebook, and at Piersonsfarm.com
Rocky Bar Christmas Tree Farm: 52 Rocky Bar Rd., Westtown, NY 10998. 845-304-9196. Cut your own Christmas Trees, offer wreaths, decorations, treats. Open Dec 5 & 6 and Dec 12 & 13, 10am-4pm, or by appointment.
Emmerich Tree Farm:
101 Sleepy Valley Rd., Warwick, NY 10990. 845-986-0151. Open Friday, November 25th 9-4:30. After opening day, Saturdays and Sundays 9-4:30 until the last weekend before Christmas, or until sold out. Free hot chocolate, wagon ride, full service with your tree, and some major facility improvements.
280 Angola Rd., Cornwall, NY 12518. 845-534-8362. Offering cut your own Christmas trees on Dec. 3&4 only, 10am-4pm. Some precut available. No credit cards accepted. Trees for troops collection on Nov. 29th.
Hurd’s Family Farm:
2187 Rte. 32., Modena, NY 12548. 845-883-7825. Open Nov.-Dec.: Sat and Sun 9am-5pm. Check www.hurdsfamily.com for more updates. Cut your own trees, tree drilling, Hayrides, bonfire with smores'. Holiday gifts and farm to table treats. Don't miss Skydiving Santa on Nov 25th at noon. Come see our large selection of holiday gifts and farm to table treats.
Minard Family Farm:
250 Hurds Rd., Clintondale, NY 12515. 845-325-0222. Stop by the farm every weekend from the day after Thanksgiving through the end of December for some holiday family fun. Children can get their face painted by holiday elves, make sand art and ornaments and visit with Santa at Merry Christmas Land. Cut down your Christmas tree and purchase wreathes, kissing balls and more. Hours are Sat and Sun 10am-5pm and Friday, Nov. 25th Santa arrives at 1pm!
Wallkill View Farm:
14 Rte. 299 West., New Paltz, NY 12561. 845-255-8050. Open Nov. 25 through Dec. 9am-6:30pm, 7 days a week. Ready to go Christmas trees. Enjoy picking your trees and fresh poinsettias from the green house.
206 Hardenburgh Rd., Ulster Park, NY 12487. 845-658-8894. Open 9am-5pm every Fri., Sat., Sun., after Thanksgiving until sold out. U-cut Christmas trees, tractor rides, hot cocoa/marshmallows, campfire, great family fun.
Bells Tree Farm:
647 Mettacahonts Rd., Accord, NY 12404. 845-626-7849, cell 845-532-1924. Cut your own Christmas trees. Gift Shop, wreaths, Photo stations on the farm. Santa arrives 11/26/15 at 1:00 pm. Open day after Thanksgiving, Weekdays 9:30 til dusk; weekends 8am til dusk and Dec. 24th 8am-12pm.
Mountain Fresh Farms
: 282 Orchard Rd., Highland, NY 12528. 845-235-4771. Open Nov.-Dec.: 3 day Thanksgiving Weekend and following 2 weekends, 9am-4pm. Cut your own Christmas Trees and seasonal vegetables. Hot cider, hot chocolate, and other refreshments available.
Pine Farm Christmas Trees:
121 Eagin Rd., Youngsville, NY 12791. (607)591-5507. You cut Christmas trees, map of fields, a saw and ride back from the fields with your tree in a tractor pulled wagon. Tree bailing, free hot chocolate. Open day after Thanksgiving 10am-dusk and every weekend between Thanksgiving and Christmas.
151 Rapp Rd., Monticello, NY 12701. 845-794-8596. Day after Thanksgiving through Dec. 24th, 9am-8pm daily. Dec. 24th close at noon.
The Gotsch Tree Farm: 86 Knight Rd., Grahamsville, NY 12740. 845-985-7902. Open Nov. 25, 9am-4pm and weekends 9am-4pm through Dec. Cut your own Christmas tree, some precut available.