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Barclay’s Tree Farm

35 Orchardside Dr., Cranbury
609-799-1855; 
barclaystreefarm.com
$65 up to 12 feet; $120 12 feet and up

You can either chop your own down or let them do the dirty work (from cutting it down to strapping it to your car). You can also snag Christmas wreaths, tree stands and watering elves. All customers must wear masks on the farm and practice social distancing of 6 feet.

Cherryville Farms

352 Quakertown Rd., Pittstown​
908-806-4580; 
cherryvillefarms.nj.com
About $10/foot

Choose from five species of trees, then cut it down yourself or ask for help. Then go for a wagon ride, browse the crafts and have some refreshments on the premises. Kids can search for hidden elves to win candy canes. Guests are asked to respect staff and customers’ personal space.

Miller’s Hill Farm

10 Combs Avenue, Mendham

973-543-1106; www.millershillfarm.com

Dixiedale Farm in Chatham is now permanently closed but you can buy pre-cut trees and there are a limited number of choose-and-cut trees at the farm.

Edwards Christmas Tree Farm

338 Jacobstown-Cookstown Rd., Wrightstown
609-758-7729; 
edwardstrees.com
up to 3 feet – $40, up to 5 feet $45, 5-7 feet $55, 7-9 feet $65, 9-12 feet $85, 12-15 feet $95, over 15 feet $105

Choose-and-cut Christmas trees are available here. Saws are provided and the farm also provides a free tree cutting service for those who need assistance. Face masks are required, and guests are asked to observe social distancing guidelines.

Evergreen Valley Christmas Tree Farm

77 Jackson Valley Rd., Washington
908-835-0557; 
evergreenvalleychristmastrees.com
$55-78 based on species (not height)

There are over 10,000 trees and 8 types on this 145-acre farm. Ask a farmer the benefits of having a real Christmas tree instead of a fake one. Balled and burlapped also available. Masks are not required outside but people are asked to wear them in the cashier’s tent and to maintain 6 feet social distancing.

Holiday Tree Farm

44 Augusta Hill Rd., Augusta
973-948-7488, 
holidaytreefarmnj.com
$62, cash or check only

Choose from 5 different tree species. Stop by the Christmas Shop afterwards for ornaments, wreaths, donuts and refreshments.

Plut’s Christmas Tree Farm

220 Flocktown Rd., Long Valley
908-852-6669
$10/foot, cash or check only

You pick the tree, and the staff will do the rest, from sawing to tying it to the roof of your car. Be sure to check out the wreaths, grave blankets, mailbox huggies and funnel cakes, too. Remember social distancing and wear your PPE.

Rolling Green Farm Long Valley

61 Hacklebarney Rd., Long Valley
908-879-7457, 
facebook.com/RGFChristmasTrees/
$75 for cut your own

This quaint, family-owned farm boasts tons of beauties you can cut down yourself. Open Saturdays and Sundays from 10 am to 4 pm after Black Friday. Vintage, handmade and local goodies available in the barn shop. Please wear a mask when you can’t socially distance.

Simonson Farms

U-Cut Fields: 260 Dey Rd., Cranbury; 120 Cranbury Neck Rd., Cranbury
Fresh-cut: 118 Dey Rd., Plainsboro
609-799-0140, 
simonsonfarms.com
$50-90 cut-your-own

The family can browse this 50-acre farm for the perfect match. Bring your own saw or use theirs. U-Cut trees span two different lots, so be sure to check that you have the correct form of payment for the lot you’re on: If you chop at 260 Dey Rd., you’ll need cash to charge your card at 118 Dey Rd. first. You can pay with cash or Visa/Mastercard at 120 Cranbury Neck Rd. Save $10 on a PYO white pine. Please wear a mask where social distancing cannot be maintained. Wagon rides will be at limited capacity so be prepared to walk.

Stonerow Tree Farm

242 Wykertown Rd., Rte. 629, Branchville
973-875-7968; 
stonerowfarm.net
$50

16 acres of 16,000 trees and 4 species are available to chop. Saws, twine and other materials provided. Please wear a mask and observe COVID-19 guidelines. Open 9 am-4 pm weekends only.

Woodsedge Tree Farm

118 Beechwood Rd., Belvidere
908-763-9920; 
woodsedgetreefarm.com
Call for pricing

Cut your fave from this 75-acre spot. There will be no free cookies and hot chocolate this year due to COVID-19, but there will be lots of holiday cheer. Be sure to wear your mask as they are required. Open every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10 am-4:30 pm.

Wyckoff’s Christmas Tree Farm

246 County Rd. 519 (Mile Marker 39), Belvidere
908-475-4508, 
wyckoffs.com
$10/foot for cut-your-own

You can buy a fresh-cut tree here or choose from 5,000 and cut your own. Try to visit on the weekdays if possible, to avoid the crowds. Tailgating will be suspended this year due to COVID-19. There are also beautiful wreaths and other items available for purchase.