The Best Western NC Christmas Tree Farms in Boone, Asheville, & Beyond

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Whether you’re continuing a lifelong Christmas tradition or getting your first ever live tree, picking out a tree from a Christmas Tree Farm is truly a magical holiday moment.

Especially when you’re doing it among the majestic Blue Ridge mountain landscapes of North Carolina!

Exploring rows of bright evergreens and finding the perfect one to bring home for the holidays is sure to get you in the Christmas spirit and fill your family with holiday cheer!

So keep reading to see our staff picks for the best Western North Carolina Christmas Tree Farms in Boone, Asheville, Brevard, and beyond!

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Western NC Christmas Tree Farms Guide

  1. Christmas Tree Farms in Boone
  2. Christmas Tree Farms in Asheville
  3. Christmas Tree Farms in Brevard
  4. Christmas Tree Farms in Banner Elk

Christmas Tree Farms in Boone

Poplar Grove Choose and Cut
Photo courtesy of Poplar Grove Choose and Cut Christmas Tree Farm in Boone

Poplar Grove Choose and Cut

1944 Poplar Grove Rd. South
Boone, NC 28607
828-387-0132
https://ferrellmw.wixsite.com/trees

Conveniently located just 4 miles from downtown Boone, Poplar Grove Choose and Cut is a family owned and operated farm supplying you with beautiful Fraser Fir trees.

After you pick out and cut down your favorite tree, be sure to check out their Christmas shop.

There you can pick out a variety of holiday gifts, such as hand-poured scented soy candles, honey soaps, and more!

For your safety, the farm is complying with all CDC health and safety guidelines, including requiring masks and taking the staff’s temperature daily. There will also be hand sanitizer available and touchless payment as well.

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Bear Wallow Choose and Cut
Photo via of Bear Wallow Choose & Cut Christmas Tree Farm

Bear Wallow Choose and Cut

406 Long Ride Farms Rd
Sugar Grove, NC
828-773-7158
https://bear-wallow-choose-and-cut.buisness.site

With a variety of stunning Fraser Fir and White Pine trees, you’re sure to find the perfect tree to help you celebrate Christmas at Bear Wallow Choose and Cut.

After picking your tree, you can cut down the tree yourself, or the friendly staff will be available to help you in any way they can.

Also available at the farm for purchase are beautiful fresh cut wreaths. Just make sure to call and schedule an appointment before visiting!

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Christmas Tree
Christmas Tree Farm in NC photo via Pixabay

Blue Stone Greenery

1230 Howard Edminston Rd.
Sugar Grove, NC 28679
828-297-5377
www.bluestonegreenery.com

Known as the place “where Christmas never ends,” Boone’s Bluestone Greenery nurtures their trees all year-round to supply you with the best trees possible for the Christmas season.

Their Frasier Fir Christmas trees are of the highest quality, so you’re guaranteed to find the perfect one to cut and carry home!

You can also purchase plain or decorated wreaths and garlands that are handcrafted each season in a variety of sizes to add to your collection of Christmas decorations.

If you can’t make it out to the property, Blue Stone Greenery has an online store where you can purchase a tree, garland, or wreath and have them shipped to you!

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Clawson's Choose and Cut
Photo courtesy of Clawson’s Christmas Tree Farm 

Clawson’s Christmas Tree Farm

4944 Hwy 194 N. 
Boone, NC 28607
828-719-6395
https://www.facebook.com/Clawsons-Tree-Farms

Open 7 days a week from 9 am to 5 pm, Clawson’s Christmas Tree Farm in Boone NC is the perfect place to continue your family’s Christmas tree traditions (or make new ones)!

Once you choose your favorite Frasier Fir, the friendly staff can help bail and tie down your tree for the journey home.

Along with picking out your tree, you can enjoy complimentary coffee and hot chocolate or take a scenic hayride around the farm.

Also, make sure to take a few minutes to visit the farm’s animals, including their beautiful horse, Reason!

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Christmas Tree Photo
photo via PIxabay

Panoramic Choose & Cut

368 Panoramic Lane
Boone, NC 28607
828-719-6395
panoramictreefarm.com

One of the best Boone Christmas tree farms, Panoramic Choose & Cut has a bountiful selection of Fraser Fir trees in all sizes from table top size to 13 feet!

Once you find the perfect tree for you, the staff will help you cut, bag, and strap it down for the ride home!

You can also purchase a beautiful wreath, which are available in 12 and 16-inch sizes, to add to your festive holiday decorations.

Before you go, don’t want to miss out on exploring the farm. Take an old-fashioned hayride, visit cows and horses, and enjoy beverages and snacks. Kids can even take a pony ride!

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Appalachian Evergreens
Photo via Appalachian Evergreens Christmas Tree Farm 

Appalachian Evergreens

574 RC Cook Road 
Blowing Rock, NC 28605
828-264-7602
https://www.appevergreens.com

A Boone-area favorite since 1933, Appalachian Evergreens crafts beautiful handmade wreaths and garlands from fresh cut evergreens.

To purchase them, along with a variety of other goodies (including candle centerpieces and table-top trees), you can visit their website to shop online.

For in-person fun, you can visit their farm in Blowing Rock (8 miles from Boone). There you can choose and cut the perfect Fraser Fir Christmas tree to bring home for the holidays!

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Walker Farm
Photo courtesy of Walker’s Tree Farm

Walker Farm

511 Hodges Gap Road
Boone NC, 28607
828-264-0931
https://www.watugachristmastrees.org

Open seven days a week from Thanksgiving through December, Boone’s Walker Farm offers some truly stunning Fraser Fir trees ranging from 4 feet to 13 feet tall!

The farm offers baling services to help prepare your tree for the trip home, and has fresh wreaths you can purchase as well.

Just be sure to get there early in the season, as their beautiful Christmas trees tend to sell out fast every year.

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Frosty's Choose & Cut
Photo courtesy of Frosty’s Choose & Cut Christmas Tree Farm

Frosty’s Choose & Cut

2152 Beaver Creek School RD
West Jefferson, NC 28694
1-800-238-8733
https://www.gofrostys.com

One of the best Christmas Tree farms in Boone NC, Frosty’s Choose and Cut is a great place to celebrate the holidays and find the perfect tree to bring home.

With Fraser Fir trees available in a variety of sizes, ranging from tabletop to over 12 feet fall, you’re sure to find a tree that fits your family’s needs.

Once your tree is cut, it will be baled and put on a trailer to be taken to the loading area, where you can pick it up. While you wait, you can explore “Santa’s Attic” for presents, decorations, wreaths, and greenery available for purchase.

You can also take part in their Build-a-Wreath activity. Your family can choose the size of your wreath, pick out the specific greenery to include, and select from a bunch of decorations to make your wreath unique!

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Swinging Bridge Farm
Photo courtesy of Swinging Bridge Christmas Farm

Swinging Bridge Christmas Tree Farm

711 Old Glade Road
Deep Gap, NC 28618
828-964-2030
www.swingingbridgefarm.com

Nestled in the Blue Ridge mountains, this fabulous farm offers field-grown rhododendrons all year round, blueberries in the summer, and gorgeous Fraser fir Christmas trees in November and December.

At Swinging Bridge Farm you can pick out a tree and the farm’s staff will cut it, bale it, and tie it to your car for you. If you want, you can cut the tree down yourself with a handsaw provided by the farm.

After picking out your tree, you can enjoy complementary hot cider as you explore the scenic farm and take a stroll across their photogenic swinging bridge!

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Christmas Tree Farms in Asheville

Mehaffey Tree Farm
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Mehaffey Tree Farm

24 Corner Drive
Waynesville, NC 28785
828-476-8505
https://www.mehaffeytreefarm.com

Operating since 1984, this family-owned tree farm is one of the best Christmas tree farms near Asheville NC.

They Mehaffeys specialize in growing and harvesting Fraser firs, offering fresh-cut trees anywhere from 5 to 10 feet in height.

The farm is open from 9 am to 5 pm daily, and will require masks when social distancing is not possible.

They’re also a pet-friendly Christmas tree farm, so your four-legged friends can come along for the adventure! Just make sure they’re on a leash of 6 feet or less.

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Smoky Mountain Tree Farm
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Smoky Mountain Tree Farm

756 Hemphill Rd.
Waynesville 28785
828-400-2933
https://smokymountaintreefarm.com

If you’re looking for a Christmas tree farm near Asheville, Waynesville’s Smoky Mountain Tree Farm is widely considered one of the best.

Their farm has an abundance of beautiful Fraser Fir trees in a variety of sizes, and the staff will be available to help bale and tie the tree to your car for the journey home.

The farm also sells Fraser Fir wreaths and garlands, and is open rain or shine Monday through Thursday from 10 am to 3 pm, and Friday through Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm.

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Frosty Mountain Christmas Trees
Photo courtesy of Frosty Mountain Christmas Trees

Frosty Mountain Christmas Trees

13623 Highway 212
Marshall, NC 28753
828-656-8100
https://www.frostymountainchristmastrees.com

Unlike smaller choose-and-cut Christmas Tree farms, Frosty Mountain offers tens of thousands of trees during the 6-week period before Christmas.

Once you find the perfect tree, you can watch while they harvest it and trim it to just the right shape. They will then place the tree in netting to protect it and load it onto your car.

Along with the trees, Frosty Mountain also offers fresh wreaths and garlands for purchase.

Note that visitors may have to walk up to a half-mile on hilly ground to find the perfect tree. So make sure you’re wearing sturdy footwear!

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Christmas Tree Farms in Brevard

Tom Sawyer Christmas Tree Farm
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Tom Sawyer Christmas Tree Farm & Elf Village

240 Chimney Pond Road
Glenville, NC 28736
828-743-5456
www.tomsawyerchristmastreefarm.com

Situated on 80+ acres of land filled with beautiful Fraser Fir Christmas trees, Tom Sawyer Christmas Tree Farm & Elf Village is truly a magical place for anyone who loves the holidays.

Though they’re currently closed for the 2020 season, their regular hours are from 9 am to 5 pm. You can choose the tree you want and cut it yourself, or have the staff cut one for you.

While you’re on the farm, be sure to check out the tiny elf-sized cottages that are scattered throughout the Christmas trees.

You can also enjoy horse and carriage rides on the weekends, or stop by the gift shop for some excellent Christmas shopping opportunities!

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Christmas Tree Farms in Banner Elk

Cartner's Christmas Tree Farm
Photo courtesy of Cartner’s Christmas Tree Farm

Cartner’s Christmas Tree Farm

One Balsam Drive-Mt. Glen
Newland, North Carolina 28657
828-259-9465
https://carolinafraserfir.com

This family-owned and operated Christmas tree farm near Banner Elk has been providing locals with gorgeous trees since 1959.

The Carters offer fresh Fraser fir trees along with wreaths and garlands that can be pre-ordered online.

Due to 2020 restrictions, their choose-and-cut Christmas Trees are currently available for pre-order only. So make sure to visit their website to order your tree today.

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Elk River Evergreens
Photo courtesy of Elk River Evergreens

Elk River Evergreens

121 Brooks Shell Rd
Elk Park, NC 28622
828-387-7695
elkriverevergreens.com

Although they’re currently closed for the 2020 season, Elk River Evergreens has to be listed as one of the best North Carolina Christmas tree farms.

Located near Banner Elk and the Blue Ridge Parkway, their choose-and-cut method for their Fraser firs is you choose and they cut. They will also prepare your tree for your tree stand, bale it, and tie it down on your vehicle for you.

After picking out the perfect Xmas tree, you can visit their gift shop to browse through a variety of Christmas gifts, decorations, and handmade Fraser fir wreaths and bows.

There’s also complementary hot chocolate, apple cider, and popcorn available for farm visitors to enjoy.  –by Christina Maggitas 

Growing up in rural south Georgia, Christina Maggitas developed a love for nature at a young age and spent the majority of her formative years outdoors. Since first visiting the Great Smokey Mountains with her family as a child, she has always admired the beauty of the Blue Ridge region and spends as much time as she can hiking north Georgia. She has a passion for writing and storytelling with the hopes of inspiring others to enjoy the great outdoors. Currently, Christina is a senior at Kennesaw State University where she is studying Journalism and Emerging Media.