Guide: Tree Farms in New JerseyPosted: Updated:
Looking for the perfect tree this holiday season? Here is a list of Christmas tree farms across New Jersey. Call ahead for schedule, as dates and times are subject to change.
Before heading to the farm, you should know what type of Christmas tree you are looking for. There are a variety of trees including:
Blue Spruce – a distinctive blue-green color with short, pointy needles.
White Spruce – greener than a Blue Spruce and has short pointy needles.
Norway Spruce – bright green needles and softer compared to other Spruces.
Concolor Firs – known for their scent, this tree has long soft needles with a lighter color underneath.
Fraser Firs – typically not found on Long Island because of the weather. However, they are a dark green-blue color and the needles point upward.
Douglas Fir – one of the most popular Christmas trees, it is typically very full.
Balsam Fir – full and dark green coloring with a slim top, it is similar to the Fraser Firs.
Canaan Fir – Similar to Fraser and Balsam Firs with a dark green coloring, full and slim on top.
White Pine – strong branches and has a bushy look compared to Spruces and Firs.
*Firs typically last longer than Spruces and have a pine-like scent.
Shale Hills Farm
98 Pond School Road
Sussex, NJ 07461
Types of Trees: Selection includes a variety of pines, spruces and firs
Dates: Weekends after Thanksgiving from 9:30 a.m. till dark
Other Info: Cash or check, no credit cards
Stonerow Tree Farm
242 Wykertown Road, Route 629
Branchville, NJ 07826
Types of Trees: Douglas fir, Blue Spruce, Fraser fir, and Cannon fir
Dates: Weekends 9 a.m to 4 p.m.
Other Info: Animals allowed on leash, Cards accepted
Wyckoff's Christmas Tree Shop
246 County Road 519
Belvidere, NJ 07823
Types of Trees: Douglas Fir, Fraser Fir, Concolor Fir, White Pine, Norway Spruce, Blue Spruce
Days: Nov. 29 to Dec. 22 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Weekends 8 a.m to 4:30 p.m.
Additional Info: Hayrides on the weekends
Anne Ellen Christmas Tree Farm
114 Daum Road
Manalapan Township, NJ 07726
Types of Trees: Canaan Fir, Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, Douglas Fir and White Pine.
Days: Open from Nov. 17 to Dec. 23 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Other Info: Only pre-cut trees are available after 4:30 p.m.
352 Quakertown Road
Types of Trees: Norway Spruce, Blue Spruce, Douglass Fir, Canaan Fir, Concolor Fir
Dates: Nov. 29- December or until sold out 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m
Evergreen Valley Christmas Tree Farm
77 Jackson Valley Road
Washington, NJ 07882
Types of Trees: Norway spruce, blue spruce and Douglas-fir. Pre-cut Fraser fir available.
Other Info: Dogs are not allowed
The Evergreen Farm
4 Bass Lane
Lebanon, NJ 08833
Types of trees: Canaan Fir
Dates: Tag tree starting Nov.1; Call for appointment for Nov. 3, 4, 10, 11, 17 or 18. Open for season Nov. 23 to Dec. 23, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wolgast Tree Farm
176 Bennetts Lane
Somerset, NJ 08873
Types of trees: Austrian Pine, White Pine, Norway Spruce, Canaan Fir, Scotch Pine, Douglas Fir
Dates: Nov. 30- Dec. 15 open Saturday/Sunday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Other info: Dog friendly
Holly Ridge Tree Farm
116 S. Chew Road
Hammonton, NJ 08037
(609) 561 8575
Types of trees: Blue Spruce, Canaan Fir, Douglas Fir, Norway Spruce, White Pine
Dates: Nov. 29- Dec. 21, Wednesday/Thursday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Friday-Sunday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Dec. 21 closes at 2 p.m.
Keris Tree Farm & Christmas Shop
848 Route 524
Allentown, NJ 08501
Dates: Nov. 17 - Dec. 24; 8 a.m.-5 p.m., closed Thanksgiving Day.
Ponderosa Tree Farm
131 S. Mannheim Ave.
Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215
Types of trees: Blue Spruce, Caanan Fir, Concolor Fir, Balsam Fir, Frasier Fir, White Spruce, ????Norway Spruce
Dates: Nov. 15 to 30 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Dec. 1 to 24 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Spruce Goose Christmas Tree Farm
194 Bordentown Road
Chesterfield, NJ, 08515
Types of Trees: Blue Spruce, Serbian Spruce, Douglas Fir, Concolor Fir, , Scotch Pine, Fraser Fir, Norway Spruce, Canaan Fir, White Pine
Dates: Nov. 23 - Dec. 22, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Other info: $5 off Coupon for Active Military available
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