December 5, 2022
Finding the best Christmas tree is a staple for the Christmas time festivities. Not too big, not too small, not too bushy and not too thin either. Packing the family in the car and visiting a Christmas tree farm is the stuff great memories are made of. We’ve compiled a list of 4 Christmas tree farms in the Bay Area to find the best Christmas tree.
Over 50 years old, and founded by a Berkeley forestry professor, this East Bay Christmas tree farm lies north of Castro Valley and gives customers heaps of tools from saws, maps, and twine—so you can have the optimal Christmas tree shopping experience. Almost all of the tree varieties displayed at Castro Valley Tree Farm are grown on-site.
Location: 7001 Miller Road, Castro Valley
This festive family-owned Christmas tree farm offers a wide variety of sustainably harvested trees from Oregon, servicing guests in five locations. You can get a variety of Christmas tree and you can also shop for other holiday decorations such as wreaths and have the little ones entertained with four-story ship slides and jump houses.
Location: 2453 Hancock Street, Alameda
If you’re looking for a whole-day activity, look no further than Silveyville Christmas Tree Farm. The 20-acre farm not only has more than 15,000 fresh trees, but also a variety of activities that kids and adults can enjoy from sipping on warm apple cider or snacking on popcorn around a firepit. Kids can also ride on Santa’s sleigh and visit the petting zoo farm.
Location: 6248 Silveyville Road, Dixon
At this farm, you can choose and cut Christmas trees at one price no matter how tall or small and you can also buy fresh wreaths and local honey. Pack your lunch and enjoy them at the several picnic tables while you enjoy the fresh air.
Location: Highway 17 to Bear Creek Rd exit. Take Frontage Rd. north to Black Rd.- - 2 miles to Gist Road
This tree farm is perched on the beautiful Skyline Boulevard. Choose from a variety of trees and enjoy the ambiance.
Location: 20514 Gist Rd Los Gatos
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