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Area farms where you can cut your tree

Area farms where you can cut your tree
Ensure you get the freshest of holiday trees by cutting down your own at one of the many area tree farms. (photos.com)
DeKalb County

Camelot Christmas Tree Farm

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16380 S.

Somonauk

Road, DeKalb

Varieties:

Balsam, Canaan, concolor, Douglas and Fraser fir; Scotch and white pine; blue and white spruce

Amenities:

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Free hot chocolate, coffee, homemade cookies; free shaking and baling of trees; saws provided

Hours:

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 19 815-756-6599; www.camelottrees.com

Craig Cinnamon Christmas Trees

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13579 Howison Road, DeKalb

Varieties:

Canaan, Douglas, Fraser fir; balsam and spruce; Scotch and white pine

Amenities:

Free shaking and baling of trees; saws provided.

Hours:

9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays until Christmas 815-757-0717

www.craigcinnamonchristmastrees.com

DuPage County

Ide Christmas Tree Farm

1500 83rd St., Downers Grove

Varieties:

Seven varieties of spruce and pine

Amenities:

Saws are provided and restrooms are available.

Hours:

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday; 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 19 630-743-4032

Kane County

Kuipers Family Farm

1N318 Watson Road,

Maple Park

Varieties:

Scotch pine and Douglas and Fraser fir

Amenities:

Gift shop, complimentary apple cider donuts, home-baked pies, fudge, apple cider, reindeer, petting zoo, and free shaking and baling of trees.

Hours:

9 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays, November and December. 815-827-5200; www.kuipersfamilyfarm.com

Lee's Trees

45W002 Lees Road, Lily Lake

Varieties:

Balsam, Douglas fir; Scotch and white pine;

Norway

spruce

Amenities:

Free refreshments, restrooms, free shaking and baling of trees; saws provided.

Hours:

1-5 p.m. Fridays; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 19. 630-365-2116; www.leestreesUSA.com

Marmion Abbey Tree Farm

850 Butterfield Road, Aurora

Varieties:

Austrian, white and Scotch pine; spruce; Canaan fir

Amenities:

A bow saw can be borrowed for a $10 deposit, which is applied toward the purchase of your tree.

Hours:

9 a.m. until dusk daily through Dec. 23. 630-897-7215; www.marmion.org/trees

Pine Apple Acres

41W651 Powers Road, Huntley

Varieties:

Blue and Norway Spruce; concolor, Douglas and Fraser firs; Scotch and white pine

Amenities:

Free shaking and baling of trees; saws provided.

Hours:

10 a.m.- 4 p.m. or dusk, daily except Mondays, through Dec. 19. 847-669-3251; www.pineapple-acres.com

Spring Bluff Nursery

41W130 Norris Road, Sugar Grove

Varieties:

Spruce; Scotch and white pine

Amenities:

Free hay rides, hot chocolate, warming fire; saws provided.

Hours:

9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 12. 630-466-4278; www.springbluffnursery.com

Ziegler's Christmas Tree Farm

42W109 McDonald Road, Elgin

Varieties:

Canaan, Douglas and concolor firs, blue spruce, balsam; Scotch and white pine.

Amenities:

Gift shop, free shaking and baling of trees; saws provided.

Hours:

9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays until all trees are sold. 847-464-5776; www.zieglerchristmastreefarm.com

Kendall County

Anderson Tree Farm

508 W. Route 126, Plainfield

Varieties:

Canaan and Douglas fir, blue spruce, balsam; Scotch and white pine

Amenities:

Free hot chocolate and popcorn, tractor hay rides, exotic animals, restrooms, warming room, free shaking and baling of trees; saws provided.

Hours:

9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily through Dec. 24. 815-436-2140

McHenry County

Anthony's Tree Farm

3200 Raycraft Road, Woodstock

Varieties:

Colorado

and Norway spruce, Douglas fir; Scotch pine

Amenities:

Free shaking and baling of trees; saws provided.

Hours:

9 a.m.- 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays until Dec. 19. 815-338-7354; www.anthonystreefarm.com

Ben's Christmas Tree Farm

7720 Ryan Road, Harvard

Varieties:

Concolor, Douglas, balsam, Canaan and Fraser fir; Norway, white, blue, Engelman spruce; red and white pine

Amenities:

Free horse and wagon rides, free hot chocolate and coffee, donuts available for purchase, gift shop, restrooms, farm animals,

Santa Claus

, free shaking and baling of trees; saws provided.

Hours:

9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26; 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Fridays; and 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 19. 630-279-0216; www.benstreefarm.com

Oney's Tree Farm & Nursery Inc.

16608 Route 14, Woodstock

Varieties:

Concolor, Douglas and Fraser fir, spruce; Austrian, Scotch and white pine

Amenities:

Evergreen maze, reindeer, gift shop, bakery, free shaking and baling of trees, and saws provided. On weekends, Mrs. Claus visits in her North Pole House, horse drawn wagon rides, pony rides, and lunches are available.

Hours:

9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily Nov. 26 through Dec. 12. 815-338-4108; www.oneystreefarm.com

Richardson Christmas Trees

9407 Richardson Road, Spring Grove

Varieties:

Canaan, concolor, Douglas and Fraser fir; blue spruce; Scotch and white pine

Amenities:

Wagon rides, restrooms, free hot drinks, free shaking and baling of trees; saws provided.

Hours: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. daily until Dec. 23. 815-675-9729;www.richardsonfarm.com

Will County

Green Garden Christmas Tree Farm

11615 Pauling Road,

Manhattan

Varieties:

Scotch and white pine

Amenities:

Restrooms available, free coffee and cookies, hay rides to the fields, warming house, free shaking and baling of trees; saws provided.

Hours:

9 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 19. 815-469-2233

Tammen Treeberry Farm

37131 Essex Road, Wilmington

Varieties:

Canaan, Douglas, and Fraser fir; Scotch and white pine

Amenities:

Tree stands, saws and restrooms are provided.

Hours:

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily until Dec. 19. 800-892-5989, 815-458-6264; www.tammentreeberryfarm.net

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