North Georgia Christmas Tree Farms Where You Can Cut Your Own Christmas Tree

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[Updated November 20, 2023]  

After the Fall Colors in North Georgia Mountains have faded, there’s nothing quite like rounding up the family and going to one of the many Christmas tree farms in Georgia.

As you explore rows and rows of bright green trees and breathe in the crisp aromas of pine and cedar, North Georgia Christmas Tree farms are sure to get you in the holiday spirit!

Supplies may also be limited, so it’s best to get your Georgia Christmas tree as soon after Thanksgiving as possible to ensure you can find the perfect one.

So whether you’re continuing decades-long Christmas traditions or cutting down your first ever live tree, read on to see some of the best North Georgia Christmas Tree Farms!

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North Georgia Christmas Tree Farms Guide

(Arranged alphabetically)

  1. 7 G’s Farm (Nicholson)
  2. Barn Hill Tree Farm (Dahlonega)
  3. Berry Patch Farms (Woodstock)
  4. Blessed Pastures Farm (Calhoun)
  5. Bottoms Christmas Tree Farm (Cumming)
  6. Christmas Carroll Tree Farm (Lafayette)
  7. Coker Tree Farm (Marietta)
  8. Cooper’s Tree Farm (Braselton)
  9. Henderson Farms (Calhoun)
  10. Holly Hill Christmas Tree Farm (Dahlonega)
  11. Hunters’ Christmas Tree Farm (Milton)
  12. Jack’s Creek Christmas Tree Farm & Nursery (Bostwick)
  13. Kinsey Family Farm (Gainsville)
  14. Kittle Christmas Tree Farm (Ringgold)
  15. Moss Family Christmas Tree Farm (Adairsville)
  16. Raulston Acres Christmas Tree Farm (Rock Spring)
  17. Silver Creek Christmas Tree Farm (Silver Creek)
  18. Sleepy Hollow Farm (Powder Springs)
  19. Southern Tree Plantation (Blairsville)
  20. Thompson’s Tree Farm (Lawrenceville)
  21. West Wood Farms (Mineral Bluff)
  22. Wheeler’s Christmas Tree Farm (Tunnel Hill)
  23. Young Road Christmas Tree Farm (Cartersville)
  24. Yule Forest (Stockbridge)

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7 G's Farm
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1. 7 G’s Farm

2331 Old Kings Bridge Road, Nicholson GA • (706) 202-8936

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Located just north of Athens, this family-owned farm is a wonderland of trees with a variety of Leyland Cypress, Murray Cypress, Naylor Blue, Carolina Sapphire, Blue Ice, Burkii Cedar, Silver Smoke, and Eastern Red Cedar trees for you to browse.

The farm provides a saw and free shaking and drilling for tree stands, and the staff will be available to assist you in cutting down the tree and loading it up on your car for the journey home if needed.

After you’ve got your perfect tree cut and loaded up be sure to check out the farm’s store to shop for wreaths, homemade jellies, ornaments, bows, and other Christmas gifts!

If you make a visit on the weekends, hot apple cider and boiled peanuts will be available.

Opening day is November 18, 2023. Shoppers are welcome Monday-Friday: 1:00pm-6:00pm & Saturday & Sunday: 9:00am-6:00pm.

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Barn Hill Tree Farm
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2. Barn Hill Tree Farm

417 Oklahoma Avenue W, Dahlonega GA • (770) 851-2432

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This family-owned choose and cut Christmas tree farm nestled in the foothills of the North Georgia mountains in Dahlonega GA is the perfect place for finding a tree to bring home for the holidays.

You have the choice of either a Murray Cypress or Carolina Sapphire tree and saws will be provided for you.

The friendly farm staff will also be available to assist if necessary and can help load your tree before you leave!

Along with picking a tree and enjoying the beautiful scenery, there will be an open fire pit where you can a free cup of hot chocolate!

The first day open is November 24th but if you want to choose your tree early and prepay they will mark your tree sold and you can cut it when you like- just give them a call!

There are also great Dahlonega cabin rentals nearby so consider making it a weekend event.

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Berry Patch Farms Christmas in GA
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3. Berry Patch Farms

786 Arnold Mill Road, Woodstock GA • 770-926-0561

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Berry Patch Farms was created in 1978 when the Durden family bought 40 acres of land with a dream of starting a u-pick farm.

The farm remained primarily a berry farm until 1988, when they got their first crop of pumpkins and Christmas trees. 

Since then the family has expanded just as the farm has. They are now able to harvest blueberries, pumpkins, and Christmas trees.

Visitors can choose between either Leyland Cypress or Fraser Fir. After you choose and chop your tree you can relax with some apple cider and funnel cake on the porch.

The farm also sells different kinds of wreaths and tree stands.

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Blessed Pastures Christmas Tree Farm in GA
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4. Blessed Pastures Farm

340 Rock Creek Road, Calhoun GA • 770-608-9914

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What was once a hog and cattle farm in the 70s and 80s became a Christmas tree farm in 2018 after Eric Peeler reinvented the family farm. 

Since this new business venture Blessed Pastures Farm was able to harvest their first trees in 2021 and had the ability to plant over 800 trees this past spring

Peeler actually grows his own trees by using propagation techniques on his older trees to grow new ones so you know exactly where your tree comes from. 

This expanding farm currently has three different varieties to choose from; Murray Cypress, Green Giants, and Carolina Sapphire. Handmade wreaths are also available for purchase. 

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Bottoms Christmas Tree Farm - Georgia Christmas Tree Farms Where You Can Cut Your Own Christmas Tree
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 5. Bottoms Christmas Tree Farm

5880 John Burruss Road, Cumming GA • Office: (770) 887-2728 / Mobile: (706) 429-3173

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If you’re looking for where to cut your own real Christmas tree, this family-owned and operated Georgia Christmas Tree Farm could be the perfect place for you as they go by the saying, “we provide the saw, you provide the saw power.”

Now in its 25th year of selling Christmas Trees Bottoms Christmas Tree Farm have over 4,000 choose and cut Christmas Trees in their fields including a large selection of fresh-cut Fraser Firs in their barn brought in from NC Christmas Tree Farms.

After picking the perfect tree you can take a hayride throughout the farm for $3 per rider or take a stroll around the walking trail to see farm animals like goats, sheep, pigs, cows, and horses.

Complimentary hot apple cider will be provided along with marshmallows to roast over the fire pit for smores!

For other goodies be sure to check out the Santa Snack Shack for yummy treats like jams, jellies, and homemade banana nut bread.

Santa will also be back on the farm for the 2023 Christmas season for free family pictures on November 18th, November 25th, and December 3rd from 10am to 1pm!

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Christmas Carroll Tree Farm
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6. Christmas Carroll Tree Farm

7206 Highway 95, LaFayette GA • (423) 838-5785

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Starting on November 18 the Christmas Carroll Tree Farm will be open and ready for you to find your perfect tree!

With an abundance of Murray Cypress, Carolina Sapphire, and Frasier Fir trees delivered fresh from North Carolina Christmas Tree farms each year, you’re bound to find just the right tree to help you celebrate the season!

Hand saws are provided for you to make the cut yourself or the staff can come and cut it for you.

Festive wreaths are also available for purchase as well as tree stands and watering funnels for your tree.

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Coker Tree Farm
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7. Coker Tree Farm

2280 Macland Road, Marietta GA • (770) 424-8047

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One of the best Christmas tree farms in Georgia, the family-run Coker Tree Farm has been providing trees for Metro Atlanta for over 39 years.

They have a great selection of Murray Cypress and pre-cut Balsam Fir trees for you to choose from and will provide saws for cutting.

If you need the help, there are also elves available that will help shake and bail your tree free of charge!

The farm’s newest edition is fresh-cut Fraser Firs that are brought in from North Carolina

Arriving on the farm only 1-5 days after being harvested, they are given a fresh cut and placed in water immediately on arrival to ensure the tree stays fresh!

The opening day for 2023 is November 24th at 9 AM.

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Cooper's Tree Farm
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8. Cooper’s Tree Farm

5577 Winder Hwy, Braselton GA • (678) 828-8786

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This family farm has been providing some of the best Christmas trees in north Georgia for over 30 years. 

The choose and cut trees available are Leyland Cypress and Carolina Sapphire. Pre-cut Fraser firs are also available for purchase.

Cooper’s Tree Farm also has beautiful wreaths, tables arrangements, and decorative greenery you can buy for your DIY Christmas Crafts!

Starting on November 20th, the farm is open daily from 10 am to 7 pm until their tree supply goes down.

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Henderson Farms in Georgia
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9. Henderson Farms

591 Henderson Bend Road, Calhoun GA (706) 264-8640

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Henderson Farms is a third-generation family farm that is celebrating its second year of offering choose and cut Christmas Trees.

Starting November 25th, the farm will be open Monday through Friday by appointment only and on weekends from 10 am to 5 pm. 

The farm will be selling certified organic Christmas trees (call for variety information) that can be cut by either yourself or the staff. They also have pre-cut Fraser Firs and living trees you can buy to plant later. 

Other offerings include a variety of Christmas decorations for sale, free tree trimmings, a picnic area, and restrooms.

There will also be a special holiday weekend December 3rd where children can visit with Santa and enjoy the petting zoo and bouncy house.

North Georgia based vendors will be on-site as well selling candles, décor, and other fun holiday items.

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Holly Hill Christmas Tree Farm
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10. Holly Hill Christmas Tree Farm

276 Woodland Ln, Dahlonega GA • (706) 864-8222

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Offering a beautiful array of Cypress trees, Pine trees, and fresh-cut Fraser Firs, this family-owned Christmas tree farm is a great place to visit if you’re wondering where to cut down a Christmas tree.

Starting the weekend before Thanksgiving Day you will be able to explore rows of beautiful trees after the farm opens at 3 pm on Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 am on Saturday, and 1 pm on Sunday.

Each day the farm will be open until dark. (Closed Mondays)

Along with the trees, you can purchase fresh-cut handmade wreaths made with clippings from Cypress, Pines, Frasers, and Holly as well as pottery and a variety of handmade gifts crafted by local artist Nancy Horton.

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Hunters' Christmas Tree Farm
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11. Hunters’ Christmas Tree Farm

14680 Wood Road, Milton GA • (770) 475-0713

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For over 30 years Hunters’ Christmas Tree Farm has allowed families from all over to come pick out and cut down their own special tree. 

Hundreds of Leyland Cypress trees and fresh-cut Fraser Firs brought in from North Carolina are available, along with tree stands and supplies, a variety of wreaths, and White Pine and Fraser Fir garlands.

Complimentary hot chocolate and hayrides will be available.

But for a truly special Holiday visit enjoy pony rides and visits with Santa on November 25-26th and December 3rd from 9:30 am – 1:30 pm.

For 2022, The Christmas Tree Farm will open for the season on Friday, November 19th with 1100 Fresh Frasier Fir trees!

(Editor’s Note: After 33 years serving the Milton, Georgia area, Hunter’s Christmas Tree Farm has closed)

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Jack's Creek Christmas Tree Farm & Nursery - Georgia Christmas Tree Farms Where You Can Cut Your Own Christmas Tree
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12. Jack’s Creek Christmas Tree Farm & Nursery

2291 Price Mill Road, Bostwick GA • (706) 343-1855

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Located on 50 acres of historic farmland, Jack’s Creek Farm is known for its quality award-winning trees and being one of the best “choose and cut” Christmas tree farms.

The farm offers Leyland Cypress, Red Cedars, Blue Ice, Carolina Sapphire, and Green Giant trees that you can cut down as well as fresh pre-cut Fraser Firs brought in from Boone Christmas Tree Farms and other NC farms the day after they are cut.

Jack’s Creek Farm will open for Christmas season on November 18, 2023 and offer $10 for family picture – taken by a family member.

While you’re there be sure to stop by Grandma’s Christmas Shop (open from November 20 through December 17) where you can find fresh traditional symbols of Christmas like garland and wreaths, holiday bows, ornaments, and more! 

Snacks like boiled peanuts, chips, and hot chocolate are also available at the farm’s concession stand!

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Kinsey Family Farm Christmas Trees in Georgia
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13. Kinsey Family Farm

7170 Jot-em Down Road, Gainesville GA • 770-887-6028

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Celebrating their 20th anniversary, Kinsey Family Farm is a plant nursery that grows and harvests their own Christmas trees in the winter months. 

They have several ways in which you can harvest the trees, including choosing and cutting your own, pre-cut, and living trees in containers. 

Visitors have 12 different varieties of Fir, Spruce, and Cypress to pick from. These choices will vary depending on what kind of harvesting you choose.

Before going out into the cold to cut your own tree, you can warm up with some marshmallow roasting and hot chocolate in the barn.

The harvest shop on the farm sells local honey, salsas, jellies, and preserves. They also sell handmade garland and wreaths of varying sizes and types, and the marriage saver tree stands for stress-free assembly. 

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Kittle Christmas Tree Farm in Georgia
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14. Kittle Christmas Tree Farm

985 Salem Valley Road, Ringgold GA • (706) 935-3563

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Kittle Christmas Tree Farm offers Leyland Cyprus, Murray Cypress, Virginia Pine, Carolina Sapphire, and White Pine choose and cut trees as well as a selection of pre-cut Fraser Firs.

They are open from November 17th through Christmas, seven days a week from 10 am to 5:30 pm.

While many people want to bring home a classic green tree for the holiday season, if you are looking for a more quirky holiday centerpiece, Kittle Christmas Tree Farm can color your tree in a unique bright shade like pink, blue, red, or purple.

Aside from the trees, the farm also sells wreaths (which can be colored as well) and tree stands.

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Overhead view of Moss Family Christmas Tree Farm in Adairsville GA
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15. Moss Family Christmas Tree Farm

2121 GA-140, Adairsville GA • 770-861-9676

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Jared and Ellie Moss established their tree farm in 2015 and they have planted over 3,700 Christmas trees over the years. 

With seven different tree varieties in stock each season, you’ll get to choose between Green Arborvitae, Carolina Sapphire, and more. 

Some of the different varieties come freshly cut so if you have a specific kind in mind or want the tree cutting experience you can check out their website for details. 

In addition to finding the perfect holiday tree, you can take the kids to meet Santa and the Grinch at their annual Toys for Tot’s fundraiser, or enjoy some of their other events that the farm has to offer.

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Raulston Acres Christmas Tree Farm
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16. Raulston Acres Christmas Tree Farm

2572 Hwy 95, Rock Spring GA • (706) 438-2774

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Raulston Acres Christmas Tree Farm is one of the most scenic North Georgia Christmas Tree farms. It’s the perfect place to find that special tree while you make lifelong holiday memories!

There are a variety of trees to choose from across the farm including Murray Cypress, Blue Ice Cypress, and Virginia Pine. Fresh-cut Douglas Firs will also be available this year.

Opening day for 2023 is November 18th, from 10 AM to 6 PM. Weekday hours are 3-6 PM.

Along with the trees, you can buy festively decorated wreaths made from fresh tree trimmings.

There is also a gift shop where you can shop for all sorts of things including tree stands, decorations, t-shirts, ornaments, and more!

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Silver Creek Christmas Tree Farm in Georgia
Silver Creek Christmas Tree Farm

18. Silver Creek Christmas Tree Farm

226 Spur 101, Silver Creek GA (706) 295-5557

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Open Monday through Friday from 4 pm to 6 pm, Saturday from 9 am to 6 pm, and Sunday from 11 am to 6 pm, Silver Creek Christmas Tree Farm offers both choose and cut and precut Christmas trees.

Located two miles south of Rome off Highway 101, the farm has Eastern White Pine and Leyland Cypress choose and cut trees and pre-cut Fraser Firs.

Saws are provided and there will be assistance available to help you tie and bale your tree to bring home if needed.

A beautiful array of Christmas wreaths are also available for purchase (cash only).

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Sleepy Hollow Farm
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19. Sleepy Hollow Farm

628 Sleepy Hollow Road, Powder Springs GA • (770) 880-8846

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Located just 30 minutes outside of Atlanta, Sleepy Hollow Farm is one of the most beloved family-owned tree farms in Georgia with 60 acres of beautiful Leyland Cypress, Carolina Sapphire, and Blue Ice Trees.

At the entrance of the farm, you will be given a saw to use once you have picked the perfect tree. The farm’s staff will net your tree, drill a hole for the stands, and tie your tree for no additional cost.

Pre-cut Frasier Firs are also available along with fresh-made wreaths after opening day November 20th. 

The country store is open Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm where you can purchase a variety of yummy treats like hot cocoa, jam, jelly, salsa, and cookies!

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Advanced reservations are required for a tour or you can use your wits at the Hopper’s Cabin escape room game or one of their other scary escape rooms. Details are available at

For 2022, the play areas & animals will be included with the purchase of a tree. Otherwise, activity bracelets will be $5 per person. Animal feed is $1.

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Southern Tree Plantation
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20. Southern Tree Plantation

2226 Owltown Road, Blairsville, GA • [email protected]

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This Christmas, why not make a trip to the Southern Tree Plantation in Blairsville to enjoy some fun holiday activities and choose the perfect tree to help you celebrate?

Southern Tree Plantation offers both Cut-Your-Own and Pre-Cut Fraser and Canaan Firs. 

Other fun activities to enjoy while on the farm include taking a wagon or train ride, navigating a maze, drinking hot cocoa, shopping for holiday decor, and roasting hot dogs yummy marshmallows over an open fire.

 Santa even joins the fun, posing for photos on Friday and Saturday of Thanksgiving weekend. 

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Thompson's Tree Farm
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21. Thompson’s Tree Farm

1829 Prospect Road, Lawrenceville GA • (770) 513-2552

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This Christmas season starting on Thanksgiving day, you can make a trip to Thompson’s Tree Farm to find the perfect tree to bring home for the holidays!

Their choose and cut trees include Leyland Cypress, Murray Cypress, Blue Ice, Green Giant, and Carolina Sapphire along with freshly cut North Carolina Fraser Fir Pine Garland and Wreaths.

Hayrides will run on Thanksgiving weekend and the 1st weekend in December and photos with Santa will be on November 18th by appointment only.

The farm also has goats and cows that love bread so you are welcome to bring some along to give them a treat!

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West Wood Farms
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22. West Wood Farms

139 West Wood Farms Dr., Mineral Bluff GA • (706) 383-7220

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Tucked away in the North Georgia mountains West Wood Farms is a family-owned farm that offers choose and cut Christmas trees.

Open from November 26th through December 19th you can make a trip to the farm to choose either a Fraser Fir or Canaan Fir tree to cut down and bring home to enjoy throughout the holiday season.

You can also check out the West Wood Farms Online Shop to pre-order one of the choose and cut or pre-cut Christmas Trees and then come by the farm to pick it up!

The online shop also has other goodies like tabletop trees, honey, clothing, and more!

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Wheeler Christmas Tree Farm in Georgia
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23. Wheeler’s Christmas Tree Farm

1144 Dogwood Valley Rd Tunnel Hill GA (706)-463-1924

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Starting on November 18th, Wheeler’s Christmas Tree Farm will be open Monday through Friday from 1 pm to 6 pm, Saturday from 9 am to 6 pm, and Sunday from 1 pm to 6 pm until December 19th.

The farm offers choose and cut Murray Cypress and Carolina Sapphire Christmas trees and Douglas Firs. Each one will be tagged individually and will have the specific height and price of the tree included on the tag.

Along with picking out the perfect tree and shopping for fresh wreaths, tree stands, and water spouts, you can enjoy hayrides across the farm every Saturday and Sunday as well as hot chocolate, coffee, and delicious cookies.

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Young Road Christmas Tree Farm in GA
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24. Young Road Christmas Tree Farm

139 Young Road SW, Cartersville GA • 770-382-9780

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Young Road Christmas Tree Farm has become the oldest Christmas tree farm in operation in all of Bartow County.

This family owned and operated farm opens up right after Thanksgiving and offers wreaths and a variety of Christmas trees. 

Some of these varieties include Virginia Pine, Eastern Red Cedar, and Leyland Cypress. They also have North Carolina Fraser Fir trees that can get as big as ten feet tall!

Visitors have the choice of purchasing a pre-cut tree or if you want to hand pick your Christmas tree they will chop one for you and provide the equipment needed for you to do it yourself.

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Yule Forest Tree
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25. Yule Forest

3565 Hwy. 155 N., Stockbridge, GA • (770) 954-9356

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At Yule Forest, you can continue or start the Christmas tradition of enjoying the joyful holiday atmosphere and picking a stunning tree to be the centerpiece of your holiday season.

The choose and cut tree selection includes Leyland Cypress, Green Giants, Virginia Pines, Blue Ice Cypress, Carolina Sapphire, and Burkii Cedar.

A saw and cart will be provided, and there are plenty of attendants that can help you cut, shake and bail, and load your tree onto your car. 

Pre-cut Fraser Fir and Blue Spruce are also available along with snow-flocked trees that give the appearance of freshly fallen snow on your tree.

While at Yule Forest you can also get a fresh wreath or garland that can be cut to any size you would like.

The farm is a partner and official drop-off site for the Toys For Tots program so you can bring unwrapped toys to be donated to children who are less fortunate this Christmas season! – by Christina Maggitas with additional reporting by Samantha Dickens


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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 visiting the Great Smoky 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 in North Georgia. She has a passion for writing and storytelling, with the hopes of inspiring others to enjoy the great outdoors. Christina studied Journalism and Emerging Media at Kennesaw State University, and now works as the Travel Editor for US News & World Report.

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