For many, kicking off the Christmas season starts with picking out a Christmas Tree. We’ve compiled this list of some Christmas Tree Farms in Ohio to help you make your selection.
After you’ve found the perfect tree and decorated it, you may wish to extend the holiday fun by viewing some of the magnificent Christmas light displays in Ohio too.
It’s time to put away the Thanksgiving Day turkey and trimmings and plan for the Christmas season. With most Christmas tree farms in Ohio opening the day after Thanksgiving, you’ll want to clear a corner in the front room and prepare to bring home the season’s first gift to the family – the perfect pine to decorate and share with everyone as they admire the lights and ornaments.
But first, you need to find that tree of your dreams. That’s where we can help.
Top Christmas Tree Farms in Ohio
Piney Paradise- Norwalk
Piney Paradise is a family-owned farm in Norwalk that has two locations to serve you. This Ohio Christmas Tree Farm has been helping families kick off the Christmas season with fond memories for generations.
You’ll find fun photo ops and if you’re lucky, Santa may even make an appearance.
Hop on board a tractor-pulled wagon ( December 7th -8th) and take a ride to the field where you’ll have fun selecting the perfect tree.
Tip: It helps if you know what type of tree you’re looking for when you set out. At Piney-Paradise you’ll find several varieties of firs, spruce and pine and each one has its own unique characteristics.
In addition to Christmas trees, you’ll be able to pick up other Christmas greenery like wreaths, swags, ropes, fresh-cut holly and bundles of greens.
Piney Paradise opens for the 2021 season on November 27th and closes on December 19th (weekends only). Visit the Piney Paradise website for hours.
The South Norwalk Road location will open on November 26th with a special event on December 4th and 5th. There will be wagon rides, Christmas gifts, baked goods and more. Santa will make a special appearance on Sunday from 12-4. Follow updates on their Facebook page.
Piney Paradise location addresses and phone number: 677 South Norwalk Road West, Norwalk | 1664 Snyder Road, Willard | (419) 668-9334
The Farms at Pine Tree Barn – Wooster
With more than 75,000 trees available and two locations to serve you, The Farms at Pine Tree Barn in Wooster have been selling Christmas trees in northeastern Ohio for more than 60 years. But, finding the perfect Fraser fir or Spruce isn’t the only thing to do when visiting the Christmas tree farm.
On weekends from Thanksgiving weekend through mid-December, enjoy a horse-drawn wagon ride or a Pine Tree Caboose express to the orchard to choose your tree. The Main Farm is open daily from November 20th – December 19th, 2021 while the Valley Road location is open on Saturday and Sunday beginning November 20th. This location is also open on Friday, November 26th, the day after Thanksgiving. The Little Red Bus transports visitors to both farms and runs every 20 minutes.
You also have the option of picking a precut tree at the Tree Barn. While at the farm, visit the Village at the main location for a warm drink and light lunch. Check out their website for other memory-making things to do while you’re there as well as their hours.
The farm offers premade wreaths and other items for sale too.
The Farms at Pine Tree Barn locations: 4338 Shreve Road Wooster 44691 (Main Farm) | 4485 Valley Road Wooster 44691
Storeyland Christmas Tree Farm – Burghill
Northeast Ohio has been home to Storeyland Christmas Tree Farm for more than six decades.
Raising fir trees ranging in variety and size (up to 16 feet tall), Storeyland Christmas Tree Farm in Burghill is about a 90-minute drive from Cleveland.
The opportunity to travel by a tractor-pulled hayride to pick out your tree adds to the fun of a visit to Storeyland. Visitors are provided a saw, so you can cut your own tree and then load on a sled to travel back to the main building.
After you have the tree shaken for loose needles and wrapped for the trip home, head over to the bonfire and enjoy some hot beverages and treats. Print this coupon to save $5 off the price of your tree.
Open daily from the day after Thanksgiving until Dec. 19th, 2021, Storeyland also sells premade wreaths and other holiday-themed items. Visit the website for more information and 2021 season hours.
Storeyland Address and Phone Number: 5148 State Route 7, Burghill, Ohio 44404 | 330-772-8733
Sugar Grove Tree Farm – Ashland
With an agriculture background that dates to the 19th century, Sugargrove Tree Farms has been helping Ohio families celebrate holiday traditions since the mid-1980s.
Located midway between Cleveland and Columbus and a short drive from State Route 30 and Interstate 71, a visit to the farm includes a horse-drawn wagon ride to the fields, where you can search for the perfect tree for your holiday celebration.
Cut your tree with a saw the farm provides and the staff will haul the tree back to the barn. Pre-cut trees are available as well.
Open the Friday following Thanksgiving (November 26th) and then weekends to December 18th, 2021. Guests are invited to enjoy hot chocolate and cookies as they warm up after a trip to the field.
Sugargrove Tree Farm also participates in Trees for Troops which delivers trees to bases around the U.S. This warms this military mom’s heart.
The farm address and phone number is: 1619 Township Road 1455 Ashland OH 44805 | (419) 282-5151
Read our tips on picking out the perfect Christmas Tree.
Cackler Farms – Delaware
Cackler Farms, about 30 minutes north of Columbus, kicks off its fourth decade of providing Christmas trees for central Ohio.
From their first planting in 1989 through more than 20,000 evergreen trees, the Cackler family has sought to make a visit to their farm more than just getting a Christmas tree.
With a live nativity scene featuring a miniature donkey and sheep, visitors are encouraged to explore the farm.
Once you’ve cut the family’s Christmas tree, they will help bind it for you. Open November 20th – December 5th, 2021. Reservations are required to be on site. You’ll learn more about the reservation process here.
Cackler Farms address and phone number: 4971 Cackler Rd Delaware, OH 43015 | (740) 524-5311
Corsi Tree Farm – Hamersville
Originally known as Evergreen Acres, the farm started with about 20 acres of trees in 1955.
After family members started cutting down their own trees during the holiday season, founders Lou Corsi and John Bulow opened Green Acres to the public. Later changing its name to Corsi Tree Farm, Lou’s son Sheldon now runs the Christmas tree farm.
As people continue to visit the farm, about 50 minutes east of Cincinnati, they love finding their own special tree and cutting it down.
With more than 100 acres for people to peruse for a fir, the family invites everyone to stop by the Broken Stone Lodge to partake in hot chocolate, treats and maybe to even enjoy chili for lunch.
Opening the 2021 season the day after Thanksgiving, Corsi Tree Farm will be open through early December. Please visit the website for hours and additional information.
Corsi Tree Farms address & Phone Number: 1651 Bolender Rd. Hamersville, OH 45130 | 937-379-9200
With so many family holiday traditions focusing around the Christmas tree, it’s vital to choose the perfect one.
Ohio is home to impressive Christmas tree farms, as you visit the farms, please ensure you check their websites or Facebook pages to verify how they accept payments, as many are cash-only operations.
Finally, as you make your way in the family sleigh for that trip into the snowy wonderland of Ohio, have fun and stay warm in your hunt for the family Christmas tree. And don’t forget your camera, many tree farms offer fun photo opps throughout.
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