Start a Tradition at These Michigan Christmas Tree Farms

When it comes to holiday traditions, searching for the perfect tree at a local Christmas tree farm is a favorite part of the season for many families.

Taking turns with the saw and warming up with hot chocolate afterward are part of the fun. Christmas tree farms throughout Pure Michigan have created a complete holiday experience with Santa, sleigh rides, bonfires, hot drinks and even reindeer! Celebrate the season with your own family outing to pick out a tree from one of the many Christmas tree farms throughout the state.
 
Loveberry’s Tree Farm, Quincy
Bring the family to Loveberry’s Tree Farm to experience holiday tradition. Join a horse-drawn carriage ride to find the perfect tree, then warm up at a bonfire surrounded by pines or inside the cabin at a wood-burning fireplace. Don’t forget your wish list for Santa! He comes to town the last weekend of November and the first two weekends of December.

Hours: Tuesday – Friday, 12:00 pm-5:30 pm; Saturday – Sunday, 10:00 am-5:30 pm
 
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Photo Courtesy of Loveberry's Tree Farm

Candy Cane Christmas Tree Farm, Oxford
If the name doesn’t get you in the holiday spirit, Candy Cane Christmas Tree Farm’s award-winning Christmas trees and holiday greens certainly will. Candy Cane Farm has many unique varieties of ‘Snowfresh’ trees to choose from, aling with custom-made wreaths for your front door! Don’t forget to grab a cup of hot chocolate in the barn and be sure to say hello to Frank, the owner at Candy Cane Farm, on your way out.

Hours: Monday – Friday, 10:00 am-5:00 pm; Saturday – Sunday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Red Flannel Christmas Tree Farm, Cedar Springs
Red Flannel Christmas Tree Farm started as a father-son hobby and soon turned into a family operation. The farm offers eight types of trees ranging from six to twelve feet. Ride a horse-drawn carriage over the river and through the woods to cut your own tree, or choose from a selection of beautiful pre-cut trees. Red Flannel also sells holiday wreaths, garlands, and decorative evergreen pots.

Hours: Friday and Sunday, 12:00 pm-dark; Saturday 9:00 am-dark
 
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Photo Courtesy of Red Flannel Christmas Tree Farm

Schmuckal Tree Farms, Kingsley
Schmuckal Tree Farms emphasizes the traditional family activity of cutting your own tree for the holiday season. With four types of fir trees to choose from, you are sure to find the perfect tree for your home. Schmuckal’s also offers free hot chocolate, popcorn balls, hayrides, and bonfires to round out the experience.

Hours: Daily, 9:00 am-dusk

Runyans’ Country Tree Farm, Clio
Runyans’ Country Tree Farm is an award-winning Christmas tree farm known for quality trees and giant gingerbread men. Hayride, saw, and measuring stick are included when you venture out to search for your own tree. From fragrant fir trees to deep green spruces, Runyans’ offers a wide range of options. Runyans’ also makes fresh centerpieces, evergreen pots, garlands, and grave blankets. Don’t forget to grab a gingerbread man or woman for the ride home. They’re delicious!

Hours: Friday, 12:00 pm-5:00 pm; Saturday – Sunday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
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Photo Courtesy of Runyans' Country Tree Farm

Juneau’s Christmas Trees & Reindeer Farm, Foster City
With 25 acres of Spruce and Balsam trees, cut-your-own customers have plenty of options at Juneau’s Christmas Tree Farm. Fresh garland, roping, and wreaths are also available upon request. Sit in Santa’s sleigh and get a picture with Juneau’s friendly reindeer. Bring your camera to capture the moment!

Hours: Daily, 10:00 am-7:00 pm

Find even more "choose & cut" Christmas Tree Farms in Michigan here!