Christmas Tree Farms in YDH

Nothing beats the smell of fresh pine needles!

This article is an oldie but a goodie!

Posted: November 1, 2020

Our blog is chock full of great ideas for fun things to see and do in York Durham and Headwaters. We are always adding new content and updating old posts, but sometimes you might stumble upon something from our vault. If this article has inspired you to hit the road, be sure to double-check that the featured stops in this post are still welcoming visitors.

Nothing brings out the Christmas spirit better than the smell of fresh pine needles from a real Christmas tree. For those of you who still prefer the real thing, but don’t know where to start, read on because YDH boasts some of the best Christmas tree farms around.

hatchet cut down tree

Spademan Tree Farm

545 Regional Rd.21, Port Perry

Spademan Christmas Tree Farm has over 35 years of experience growing and caring for trees. In the late 1960’s the land was planted in Scotch pine and farmed specifically for Christmas trees. All their trees are naturally grown without the use of pesticides, herbicides or any other chemicals, and on top of that YOU CAN CUT YOUR OWN CHRISTMAS TREE. How amazing is that?

Visit Spademan Tree Farm


Prestonvale Tree Farm

1421 Prestonvale Road, Courtice

They have a large selection of quality Fraser Fir, Balsam Fir, Spruce and Pine trees ready to be cut on 60+ acres. Saws are provided. Free shaking and baling. Your furry friend is also welcome, but they must be kept on a leash!

Visit Prestonvale Tree Farm

Vivian Plantation

16721 Hwy. #48, Stouffville

Choose a fresh, lush and delightfully scented tree to create an environmentally friendly, natural Christmas setting in your home! Hay rides, fresh apple cider, hot chocolate and a bonfire to warm yourself and toast marshmallows round out the perfect Christmas family outing.

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Boy with christmas tree

Elliott Tree Farm

9467 Erin East Garafraxa Townline, Hillsburgh

Choose from Ontario’s best fresh-cut Fraser Fir and Balsam Fir and cut-your-own Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce and White Pine Christmas trees from 6 to 14 feet. If you are coming to cut your own, Elliott Tree Farm offers complimentary hand saws and sleds to bring your tree in from the groves. Dogs are welcome on a leash.

Visit Elliot Tree Farm

Fandango Tree Farm

954208 7th Line, EHS, Mono

A family owned and operated Christmas tree farm in Hockley Valley. they offer a variety of services including retail cut-your-own, corporate tree installation and decorating as well as wholesale sales to retail and fundraising tree lots. They are open for cut-your-own events weekends starting the last weekend in November through until Christmas Eve. Start a family tradition complete with free hot chocolate by the fire!

Visit Fandango Tree Farm

Hockley Valley Farm

307509 Hockley Road, Mono

Their groves are full of beautiful Spruce trees in a variety of heights. Spruce trees have amazing needle retention and an almost perfect symmetrical form. Their strong, hard needles hold ornaments well. Your fury friends are also welcome at the farm!

Visit Hockley Valley Farm

Kid Hugging Tree

Keep in mind that due to COVID-19 precautions, some of the activities may not be fully available, as well, you may need to purchase tickets online – make sure you check the locations website for more information to ensure a safe visit for all.

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