Many consider it a tradition for people to find the perfect Christmas tree.
Family memories are made when they get dressed up and put on holiday music before driving to the Christmas tree farms to see the rows and Norway Spruce and Douglas Fir. Have you ever visited one of these farms before? This comprehensive list of New Jersey farms will help you to find the right one.
Be aware of the restrictions on what you are allowed to bring. Many farms won’t allow personal handsaws or power saws. They accept only cash and checks. Because tree-finding is an outdoor activity, many farms have relaxed their requirements for covid. It is a good idea to bring your own tree-finding equipment. maskJust for this purpose. We recommend you go early in season as many farms reported low numbers of trees this year. It is a good idea that you don’t wait to see what trees are available.
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Dupras’ Evergreen Acres, Mays Landing
Family-owned and operated since 1972. Douglas Fir, Norway Spruce and other trees available. Trees can reach 6-8 feet in height. Go: 403 Old River Road Mays Landing Hours: Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. starting Nov. 2. Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Info: 609-625-2307, duprasevergreenacres.weebly.com.
Ponderosa Tree Farm
His specialty is tall trees over 16 feet. Blue Spruce Concolor Fir. Balsam Fir. Fraser Fir. White Spruce. Norway Spruce. Garlands, wreaths, greenery. Go: 131 S. Mannheim Ave. Egg Harbor City Hours:From November, 11 a.m.-4:00 p.m. every day From Dec. 1 through 24, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. every day Info: 609-965-4646, ponderosatreefarm.com.
White Dog Farm, Hammonton
Douglas Fir and Concolor Fir also available. There are also grave blankets and wreaths. Go: 552 N. 1st Road, Hammonton. Hours:From Friday through Sunday, 9 am.-4 pm. until trees are sold. Call for appointments on other days Info: 609-457-4691, whitedogfarms.net.
Wrightstown: Edwards Christmas Tree Farm
Norway Spruce, Blue Spruce also available. Trees priced from $45 to $135. Only cash or check. Go: 338 Jacobstown-Cookstown Road, Wrightstown. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Black Friday (Nov. 26), then Saturdays and Sundays, until Dec. 19. Info: 609-758-7729, edwardstrees.com.
Farmer Jack’s Christmas Trees Southampton
Visits from Santa Claus at selected days Go: 150 Route 530, Southampton. Hours: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily from Nov. 26 to Christmas Eve. Info: 609-351-9612, facebook.com/Farmer-Jacks.
Sandy Creek Christmas Tree Farm, Columbus
You can buy pre-cut or cut-yourself trees. Also available are custom wreaths, gravecovers, and roping. Douglas Fir, Norway Spruce, Fraser Fir, Balsam Fir available. Go: 2881 Route 206, Columbus. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Info: 609-845-3821, sandycreekfarms.net.
Chesterfield, Spruce Goose Christmas Tree Farm
Family farm since 1987. Colorado Blue Spruce. Trees starting from $65 Pets are not permitted. Christmas shop open December 19th. Go: 194 Bordentown Road Chesterfield Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays through Mondays from Nov. 25 through Dec. 13. Open on Thanksgiving Day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Info: 609-298-2498, sprucegoosefarm.wordpress.com.
Culbertson Nursery, Atco
Pines and Spruces The owner lives on the farm; if you catch him at home, he’ll let you tag or purchase a tree during the weekdays. Go: 688 Burnt Mill Road, Atco. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays through Sundays from Nov. 26 until the trees are sold out. Info: 856-341-6331.
Forevergreen Tree Farm, Millville
Family-owned farm. Douglas Fir, Norway Spruce Blue Spruce, Scotch Pine, and Norway Spruce are all available. Trees start at $45. There are also wreaths. Go: 834 Lebanon Road, Millville. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday beginning Nov. 19. Info: 856-451-9473, facebook.com/forevergreen.
Belly Acres Farm Franklinville
Available: Douglas Fir, Fraser Fir, Concolor Firs and Blue Spruce. All trees are $60 only cash or check. Go: 665 Royal Ave., Franklinville. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from Nov. 27 to Dec. 25. Info: 856-694-0350, bellyacresnj.com.
Exley’s Christmas Tree Farms and Sewel are located in Monroeville, Exley’s Christmas Tree Farms and Monroeville
Sewel: Weekend activities include a Santa Land horseride and Thomas the Train show. Go: 1535 Tanyard Road, Sewell. Hours: The hours for shopping the live and pre-cut trees in Sewell are 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Wednesday and Friday, and 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday between Nov. 26 and Dec. 19.
Monroeville: Douglas Fir, Norway Spruce, Blue Spruce, Canaan Fir, White Pine available. Pre-cut Douglas Fir, Fraser Fir, Turkish Fir also available, as are festive wreaths. Trees are available in sizes from $8 to $10 per ft. Children’s activities include visits with Santa, holiday photo opportunities and a tractor ride through Gingerbread Land; only on weekends from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Go: 1512 Monroeville Road, Monroeville. Hours: In Monroeville, hours for tagging and cut-n-carry are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Nov. 26 to Dec. 19.
Info: 856-468-5949, exleyschristmastreefarms.com.
Kozy Acres, Glassboro
A family-owned farm and apiary. There are many options available for wreaths and grave blankets as well as soaps, including honey or soap. Go: 501 Fairview Road, Glassboro. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Black Friday, then Saturdays and Sundays until Dec. 18. Info: 856-307-9642, kozyacres.com.
Triple Dog Dare You Farm Franklinville
Tractor ride, vintage fire engine, farm dogs. Go: 101 Idle Lake Road, Franklinville. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Black Friday, then weekends; 1 to 4 p.m. on Wednesday through Friday for trees only. Info: 609-685-6234 or on facebook.com/Triple-Dog-Dare-You-Christmas-Tree-Farm.
Alger Tree Farm, Califon
Douglas Fir, Concolor Fir, Norway Spruce, and Colorado Blue Spruce available, ranging from 6 to 10 feet. Trees are $100 per tree. Payments can be made by check, cash, and Venmo. Go: 7 Beacon Light Road, Califon. Hours:8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Black Friday and weekends up until the trees are gone Info: Call 908-832-2298 to find out more algertreefarm.com.
Charlie Brown’s Christmas Tree Farm, Milford
This farm specializes is Douglas Firs. Trees can reach 8-12 feet in height. Wreaths, greens, gifts. Veteran-owned. All trees are $65. Go: 231 Adamic Hill Road, Milford section of Holland Township. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Black Friday, then Friday through Sunday until Dec. 19. Info: 908-995-4365, charliebrownschristmastreefarm.com.
Cherryville Farms, Pittstown
Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, Douglas Fir, Canaan Fir, Concolor Fir available. Pricing is about $12 per foot. Only cash or checks accepted. Go: 352 Quakertown Road, Pittstown. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Black Friday, then Saturdays and Sundays from Nov. 27 to Dec. 19 (if not sold out). Info: 908-806-4580, cherryvillefarmsnj.com.
Cranbury: Barclay’s Tree Farm
All available species include Blue Spruce and Norway Spruce as well as Douglas Firs, White/Concolor Firs and Fraser Firs. Price is $65 for any tree up to 12 feet and $120 for over 12 feet. You can also purchase Christmas tree stands, honey, and other supplies. Go: 35 Orchardside Dr., Cranbury. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Black Friday, then Saturdays and Sundays until Christmas Day. Info: 609-799-1855, barclaystreefarm.com.
Giamarese Farm, East Brunswick
Colorado Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, Douglas Fir, Concolor Fir available for cutting. Pre-cut Fraser Fir also available. Pets are not permitted. Farm market. Go: 155 Fresh Pond Road, East Brunswick. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday from Nov. 20 to Dec. 23. Info: 732-821-9494, giamaresefarm.com.
Habiak Farms, South Brunswick
Family-owned farm. Garlands, grave blankets and wreathes are available. Go: 315 Deans Rhode Hall Road, South Brunswick. Hours: Friday through Sunday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Info: 908-917-6388, facebook.com/Habiakfarms2005.
Simonson Farms: 118 Dey Road, Plainsboro; 609-799-0140, simonsonfarms.com.
Anne Ellen Christmas Tree Farm, Manalapan
A 100-acre farm with more than 50,000 trees. Christmas shop and food court. Pre-cut trees are available starting at $70. Field-grown trees can cost more than pre-cut trees. Pre-cut trees include Frasier Fir. Balsam Fir. Douglas Fir. Noble Fir. Nordman Fir. Blue Spruce After dark, only pre-cut trees will be allowed. Only cash or checks are allowed. Go: 114 Daum Road, Manalapan. Hours: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. every day Info: 732-786-9277 or anneellenfarms.com.
Conover’s Christmas Tree Farm in Wall
Available for cutting and tagging. Trees are $53 to $118. Go: 3105 Hurley Pond Road, Wall. Hours: 8 a.m. to dark on Black Friday, then Saturdays and Sundays until Dec. 23. Noon to dark Monday through Friday. Info: 732-938-3782, conoversfarm.com.
The Fir Farm in Colts Neck
Sells handmade wreaths, honey and hops. Trees for Troops is a program that allows you to purchase trees for military personnel. It runs from December 3 through 5. Trees are grown without pesticides. Go: 166 Hillsdale Road, Colts Neck. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday beginning Nov. 26. Info: 732-598-6056, thefirfarm.com.
Keris Tree Farm, Allentown & Christmas Shop
Third-generation, 24-acre Christmas Tree Farm with Shop. Cut-your-own and balled trees, wreaths and seasonal greenery. There are pre-cut Fraser firs and Canadian Balsam trees. Go: 848 Route 524 (Stone Tavern Road), Allentown. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday beginning Nov. 20 (closed on Thanksgiving) until Dec. 24. Info: 609-259-0720, kerischristmastreefarm.com.
Patterson Greenhouses, Howell
Tagging and cutting trees. Grave blankets, wreaths, greenhouse. Go: 636 Adelphia Road, Howell. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily starting Black Friday. Info: 732-431-5271, pattersongreenhouses.com.
Kavett Christmas Tree farm 471 Casino Drive, Howell Township; 732-431-2152, facebook.com/CasinoDriveChristmasTrees.
Gloria’s Tree Farm 50 Dey Grove Road Manalapan, 908-670-1373 facebook.com/gloriastreefarm.
Cedar Hill Farm and Nursery Corner of Dwight and Red Hill Road, Middletown; 732-671-1748, facebook.com/Cedar-Hill-Farm.
John Lebers Jr. Christmas Trees & Grave Blankets 200 Stillhouse Road, Millstone; 732-677-3427.
Woodfield Christmas Tree Plantation 310 County Road 537, Colts Neck; 732-547-9443, facebook.com/Woodfield-Christmas-Tree-Plantation.
Brook Hollow Christmas Tree Farm Boonton Township
Farm animal visits are available in hour-long slots. There is also a Christmas tree lighting display after dark. Go: 459 Powerville Road, Boonton Township. Hours: Only on Nov. 16th and Dec. 5, 10 a.m.-4 pm Info: 973-917-3060, brookhollowsbarnyard.com.
Christmas trees from Fairview Farm, Long Valley
With Fraser Fir and Canaan Fir, a 15-acre farm is possible. Trees are grown without pesticides. All trees are $80 Cash only. Gift shop, wreathes and roping Go: 91 East Mill Road, Long Valley. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Black Friday; noon to 4 p.m. all other Fridays; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends from Nov. 26 to Dec. 19. Info: 862-251-3712, facebook.com/FairviewFarmChristmasTrees.
Hidden Pond Christmas Tree Farm in Mendham
Fraser Fir, Concolor Fir, Douglas Fir. Pre-cut trees up to 20 feet high Hayrides, bonfires, or a marshmallow roasting station can all be organized. Handmade wreaths made of greens and other naturally-derived materials. Hidden Pond uses sustainable, organic farming methods. Only cash or check Go: 4 West Field Road, Mendham. Hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, beginning Nov. 20. Info: 973-865-6362, hiddenpondtreefarm.com.
Plut’s Christmas Tree Farm in Long Valley
Blue Spruce & White Pines, Douglas Fir & Fraser Firs, Serbian Spruce & Concolor Firs are all available. Pre-cut trees available. Garlands, wreaths, blankets and other items for graves. Gift shop and concessions. Dogs are allowed. Only cash or checks accepted. Go: 220 Flocktown Road Long Valley Hours: Open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Black Friday, then Thursday through Sunday. Info: 908-852-6669, facebook.com/pages/category/Farm/Pluts-Christmas-Tree.
Picea Acres is Jackson
Douglas Fir, Norway Spruce, White Pine, White Spruce, and White Spruce are all available. Four-acre farm. Wreaths, roping, and grave blankets. Go: 50 South New Prospect Road, Jackson. Hours: Open Black Saturday, then daily until sold. On weekdays, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.; 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekends. Info: 732-370-8733, piceaacres.com.
Pine Meadow Farm, New Egypt
Douglas Fir and Norway Spruce as well as Douglas Spruce can be purchased. All trees cost $65. Cash or check only Go: 24 Buckalew Lane, New Egypt section of Plumsted. Hours: Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Black Friday then Nov. 27 and 28 only. Info: 609-758-5855, facebook.com/buckalewlane.
Yuletide Tree Farm in New Egypt
Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, Douglas Fir, Canaan Fir and White Pine available. No dogs allowed. Go: Plumsted section 138 Evergreen Road New Egypt Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily from Nov. 27 to Dec 23. Info: 732-349-2705, yuletidefarmnj.com.
Bear Swamp Farm, West Milford
Cut-your-own White Pine, Balsam Fir, Blue and White Spruce, Norway Spruce and Balsam Fir ($60). Pre-cut Douglas Fir and Balsam Fir (75 to 100$). Christmas wreaths ($25-35), garland (20-20 for 20 feet), as well as a gift shop. Only cash and cheques are accepted. Only six people can shop simultaneously. No faceCoverings are allowed near the pre-cut area. Go: 83 Otterhole Road, West Milford. Hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Black Friday then Saturday and Sunday until Dec. 19. Info: 973-697-2541, bearswampfarmnj.com.
Wolgast Tree Farm & Apiary, Somerset
White Pine, Norway Spruce, Concolor Fir and Norway Spruce are all available. All trees are $60 Tree stands and wreaths are available. Local honey is also available. Go: 176 Bennetts Lane Somerset Section Franklin Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends from Nov. 27 to Dec. 5. Info: 732-873-3206, wolgasttreefarm.com.
Evergreen Valley Christmas Tree Farm, Washington
Third-generation, family-owned, 145-acre farm. Blue Spruce, Canaan Fir, Concolor Fir, Douglas Fir, Fraser Fir, Norway Spruce, Scotch Pine and White Pine available, ranging from $40 to $78. Wreaths also available. Santa will be available to visit on weekends. Go: 77 Jackson Valley Road, Washington. Hours: Open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, beginning Nov. 26. Info: 908-835-0557, evergreenvalleychristmastrees.com.
Shale Hills Farm in Sussex
There are many options available for Pines, Spruces and Firs. You can borrow or bring in your own saw. No power saws. All trees are $95. Only cash or checks are accepted. Holiday photo ops, Winter Wonderland and farm animals Go:98 Pond School Road Sussex Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends beginning Nov. 26. Info: 973-875-4231, shalehillsfarm.com.
Glenview Farm, Blairstown
Farm in the Kittatinny Mountain Range. Concolor Fir. Canaan Fir. Frasier Fir. Douglas Spruce. Norway Spruce. Colorado Blue Spruce. No chainsaws. Go: Blairstown 2 Glenview Lane Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday, beginning Nov 26. Info: 908-362-6904, glenviewfarm.com.
Kingfisher Farm in Hardwick
Fraser Fir (Douglas Fir), Concolor Fir. Blue Spruce. White Spruce. Norway Spruce Go: 55-A Primrose Road, Hardwick. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Nov. 26, 27 and 28, and Dec. 4, 5, 11 and 12.Info: 908-362-9557, kingfisherfarm.webstarts.com.
Wyckoff’s Christmas Tree Farm Belvidere
Since 1958. Blue Spruce. Concolor Fir. Douglas Fir. Fraser Fir. Norway Spruce. Also available in colored trees in magenta red, black and red. Fraser and Canaan Fir may reach 11 feet in height. Wreaths, grave blankets and greenery décor available. Cut-your-own trees cost $12 per foot; colored trees are an extra $4 per foot. Go: Belvidere: 246 Country Road 519. Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekends beginning Black Friday. It is 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays Info: 908-475-4508, wyckoffs.com.
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