Christmas Tree Farms In and Around Westchester

Christmas Tree Farms Westchester
Emmerich Tree Farm in Warwick, NY

Christmas Tree Farms In and Around Westchester

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The big kick-off to the season starts by decorating your Christmas Tree. In Westchester -and the surrounding- area, you’ll find many farms where you can cut-your-own tree or find a pre-cut tree. Many of these farms also have gift shops and sweet shops–as well as have visits from Santa–to make it a full holiday experience. So, bundle up and hit the road to find your very own special tree this season.

Battenfeld Christmas Tree Farm (Red Hook)

Take a mini road trip with your family to cut your own tree at Battenfeld Christmas Tree Farm. They offer six tree species in a variety of sizes. This includes Douglas Fir, White Pine, Spruce, Balsam Fir, Concolor Fir, and Frazier Fir. They also sell beautiful wreaths and host visits from Santa in the Bailing Barn, along with ornaments and holiday decorations. Battenfeld Christmas Tree Farm, 856 NY-199, Red Hook, NY 12571, 845-758-8018. christmastreefarm.us

Cockburn Farm (Garrison)

Families can cut their own tree everyday from 9:00am-5:00pm at Cockburn Farm. The season runs from November 29th-December, 24th where you can get three species of trees in a variety of sizes such as Fraser Fir, Douglas Fir, and Concolor Fir. They also have hand saws for cutting and offer trees three-feet and up. Stop by their farm store for handmade wreaths, seasonal food, and decorative items. Santa also makes an appearance on November 25th-November 27th and December 3rd-December 4th; December 10th-December 11th; and December 17th-December 18th. Pictures with Santa are $20 per person and free for kids under six. Cockburn Farm, 1611 Rte. 9, Garrison, NY, 10524, 845-424-3574. cockburnfarm.com

Connecticut Audubon Society (Westport, CT)

The Connecticut Audubon Society offers pre-cut Fraser Fir, Caanan Fir, and Balsam Fir trees as well Douglas Fir, White Spruce, and Blue Spruce that you can cut. Trees are available for purchase the Saturday after Thanksgiving until December 23rd. Enjoy the sights (and smells) from this 12-acre tree plantation, which offers easy access and a flat terrain. A portion of the proceeds benefit the Connecticut Audubon Society and their educational programming. Stop by the gift shop for wreaths, roping, swags, tree stands, firewood bundles, and decorations. Connecticut Audobon Society, H. Smith Richardson Tree Farm, 16 Sasco Creek Road, Westport, CT, 06880, 203-623-0646. ctchristmastree.org

Emmerich Tree Farm (Warwick)

Reservations are now open for this popular choose-and-cut Christmas tree farm. Discover over 12 varieties of spruce, pine, and fir trees, starting on November 25th. After you pick and cut your tree, the team at Emmerich does the rest such as trimming, shaking, baleing, and helping you to get it on your car. You can also find ornaments and gifts such as handcrafted Adirondack reindeer and snowmen, locally-made chocolates, assorted bells, hand-crafted ornaments, and more. They also offer wreath-making classes where you can learn how to decorate and personalize your own wreath for the season. Emmerich Tree Farm, 101 Sleepy Valley Road, Warwick, NY 10990, 845-986-0151. emmerichtreefarm.com

Stuart’s Fruit Farm (Somers)

Get a pre-cut tree, or cut your own at Stuart’s Fruit Farm. They are open the weekend after Thanksgiving-December 24th for cut-your-own and Wednesday-Sunday from 10:00am-6:00pm for pre-cut trees. Be sure to stop by their bakery for delicious homemade pies, donuts, sweets, and local produce. Stuart’s Fruit Farm, 62 Granite Springs Road, Somers, NY, 914-245-2784. stuartsfarm.com

Wilken’s Fruit & Fir Farm (Yorktown Heights)

Cut your Christmas tree starting on November 26th from 10:00am-4:00pm. They have Douglas and Fraser Fir trees for choice-and-cut and some pre-cut Fraser Fir trees. After you pick or cut your tree, stop by their gift shop for ornaments or bake shop for apple cider donuts, pies, and cookies. They offer a free cup of hot apple cider with every tree purchase.  Wilken’s Fruit & Fir Farm, 1335 White Hill Road, Yorktown Heights, NY, 914-245-5111. wilkensfarm.com

Wright Family Farm (Warkwick)

Located an hour north of NYC, Wright Family Farm offers a selection of fresh-cut Christmas trees, including Fraser Fir and Balsam Fir. Trees range in size from tabletop size to 12-foot trees. They also offer free hot chocolate, a variety of wreaths, roping/garland, and seasonal décor items. Wright Family Farm, 329 Kings Hwy, Warwick, NY 10990, 845-986-1345 wrightfamilyfarm.com

Solvang Christmas Tree Farm (Poughkeepsie)

The season at Solvang kicks off on Friday, November 25th where you and your family can cut your own Christmas tree. Varieties include Blue Spruce, White Spruce, Norway Spruce, and Engelmann Spruce that range in size from three-to-nine feet tall. They also carry a variety of pre-cut New York State and Pennsylvania-grown trees such as Fraser Fir, Concolor Fir, and Douglas Fir trees that range from 7-10 feet. Stop by the Christmas Cabin for holiday decorations, ornaments, center pieces, and baked goods. Solvang Christmas Tree Farm, 80 Bedell Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603, 845-473-0224. solvangfarm.com

Christmas Tree Lane (Wallkill)

Pick up your tree at this family-owned Christmas tree farm from November 26th-December 18th. You can also plan your visit when Santa comes to the farm on November 26th and December 3rd. They offer both cut your own and pre-cut options, including Norway Spruce, Blue Spruce, Black Hills Spruce, White Spruce, Serbian, Douglas Fir, Frasier’s Fir, Canaan Fir, and Concolor Fir. Your kids will love taking a ride  on the reindeer barrel train and sitting by the fire with hot chocolate. Grab a bite before you hit the road and enjoy loaded nachos, hot dogs, mac ‘n’cheese, s’mores, and more. Note: they only accept cash or checks. Christmas Tree Lane,10 Christmas Tree Dr, Wallkill, NY 12589, 845-895-3536. christmastreelaneny.com