It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Whether you’re looking to cut down your own tree or you’d rather have someone else do it for you, there are plenty of options around northern New Jersey!
Hidden Pond Tree Farm
4 West Field Avenue, Mendham, NJ
Open every day from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM for the 2021 season. This year, pre-cut trees only will be available. Trees are freshly harvested and up to 20 feet tall. You can also take a hayride, stroll the fields, toast marshmallows, and enjoy hot chocolate while you’re there.
455 Route 515, Vernon, NJ
Stehli Trees will be open from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM on Saturdays and Sundays between November 28th and December 12th. They may be open on December 18th. Check Facebook for details. Cut your own tree and enjoy a cup of complimentary and homemade hot apple cider. Cash or checks only. Trees prices vary by size.
Hall Tree Farm
93 Red Mill Road, Glen Gardner, NJ
40+ acres are planted with thousands of trees to choose from. Saws are provided and there are helpers available to cut and tie on. Friendly, leashed dogs are welcome. The farm will be open Saturday and Sundays through December 12th from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. They may be open on December 17th and 18th depending on weather and stock availability. Check Facebook for details. Cash only.
Shale Hills Farm
98 Pond School Road, Sussex, NJ
For over 50 years, Shale Hills Farm has been making family memories. Cut-your-own trees are available in various varieties and sizes. Open on weekends from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. There are plenty of activities available on the farm as well. Credit cards not accepted.
Anne Ellen Christmas Tree Farm
114 Daum Road, Manalapan, NJ
Cut your own and pre-cut trees are available. The fields are open daily from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM. The farm and Christmas shop are open until 9:00 PM. Reservations are required for some activities.
Stonerow Tree Farm
242 Wykertown Road, Route 629, Branchville, NJ
All trees are $60. The farm is open on weekends through Christmas from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Saws and twine area available. Leashed pets are welcome.
Wyckoff’s Christmas Tree Farm
246 County Road 519, Belvidere, NJ
Wyckoff’s will be open Monday through Friday from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM and on weekends from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Cut your own and pre-cut trees are available. You can also stop by the Christmas Barn for decorations and gifts.
You can also learn all you need to know about Christmas trees from this handy tree guide from the New Jersey Christmas Tree Growers Association.
Prefer to shop local and get a tree sooner? Here are some local spots to buy pre-cut trees.
Brookside Garden Center
551 Broad Street, Bloomfield, NJ
Open daily from 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM.
Fred’s Christmas Trees
875 Grove Street, Clifton, NJ
Open daily from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
The Cub Scouts of Montclair Pack 12 & BSA Troop 13
63-65 Church Street, Montclair, NJ
Open Fridays 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Saturday 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM, and Sundays 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Enjoy hot chocolate, coffee, and popcorn while you find your perfect tree!
246 Passaic Avenue, West Caldwell, NJ
Monday – Friday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
240 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ
Open Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM; Saturday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and Sunday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
1139 Van Houten Avenue, Clifton, NJ
Open Monday through Saturday 9:00 AM to 7:00PM; Sunday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Cedar Grove Christmas Trees
54 Pompton Avenue, Cedar Grove, NJ
Open Monday through Friday 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM; Saturday 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM; Sunday 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM. Home delivery is also available.
151 Commerce Road, Cedar Grove, NJ
Open Monday through Saturday 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM and Sunday 8:30 AM to 7:30 PM
No matter who cuts down your tree, you’ll need to care for it once you get it home. Learn how here.