Cutting your own Christmas tree is a great way to get the family together and start a holiday tradition. Lucky for us, there are so many Christmas tree farms spread all across the state. These charming and magical spots offer everything from horse-drawn wagon rides to fire-roasted chestnuts to help fill you with holiday cheer. No matter where you are in the state, make plans to head out and select your own Christmas tree and create some awesome holiday memories. In no particular order, here are 13 farms where you can cut your own tree:
1. Miller's Tree Farm - Rio
For a truly magical experience, these folks take you on a horse-drawn carriage out to pick your tree, have fire-roasted chestnuts for you to enjoy and visits from Santa. Located at N3763 Otsego Rd, Rio, WI 53960.
2. Whispering Pines Tree Farm - Oconto
These folks supplied last year's White House Christmas tree. Not only do they have beautiful trees, but they have a kids shop for parents' presents and they raise money for local fire departments.
Located at 3694 Airport Rd, Oconto, WI 54153.
3. Out on A Limb Christmas Tree Farm - Clinton
Visit with the farm's horses and donkey before heading out to pick your tree. And when you get back, you'll warm yourself in a history 1888 cabin that was lovingly and painstakingly moved and recreated here at the farm. Located at 7776 S County Line Rd, Clinton, WI 53525.
4. North Countree Christmas - Wausaukee
These folks produce about 40,000 Christmas trees each year and have balsam, spruce, fraser and pine. Located at N 10965 SCHLIES RD, Wausaukee, WI 54177.
5. Cooks' Woods - Fennimore
Get everything you need to decorate your house from trees to wreaths to garland here. They have two types of pine trees and four types of fir trees. They'll be open every day until Christmas. Located at 2176 Ebenezer Rd, Fennimore, WI 53809.
6. Greenview Tree Farm - Random Lake
Bring a saw or borrow one of theirs, load up on their wagon and head out to find your perfect tree. When you come back, head to the barn for free hot cider while they wrap up your tree. With nine different varieties, plus wreaths and garland, your house will be decked from wall to wall. Located at W4266 Co Rd D, Random Lake, WI 53075.
7. Christmas on Indian Lore - West Bend
In addition to six types of trees, these folks offer free hayrides as well as a bonfire on weekends where you can roast up s'mores or hot cocoa. Located at 7790 Indian Lore Rd, West Bend, WI 53090.
8. Jensen Trees - Verona
These folks are conveniently located to Madison and have 10 different varieties of tree. Located at 7507 Valley View Rd, Verona, WI 53593.
9. Lowes Creek Tree Farm - Eleva
You can take transportation right from their front door into the fields and when you get back, they have hot cider and candy canes waiting for you. Located at S9475 Lowes Creek Rd, Eleva, WI 54738.
10. Pleasant Valley Tree Farm - Elk Mound
Free hay rides out to the field, hot chocolate, cider and popcorn when you return and a big anniversary sale are all reasons you'll want to head here for your tree this year. Located at N7240 810th St, Elk Mound, WI 54739.
11. St. Croix Valley Christmas Trees - Somerset
A trip here feels like a trip back in time, with their 100-year old barn full of vintage fun, a covered ride out into the fields and plenty of fun back at the house when you return. Located at 458 Rice Lake Rd, Somerset, WI 54025
12. Stumpf's Tree Farm - Cedarburg
Conveniently located to Milwaukee, this place is nice because they charge just one price no matter what tree you choose. They are cash or check only, so make sure you're prepared. Hang out in the heated barn to warm up with some cider when you're done. Located at 340 Horns Corners Rd, Cedarburg, WI 53012.
13. Christmas Treeland - Baraboo
A huge selection of trees, treats for the kids and a coupon on their website make this a place you'll want to choose. Located at E10861 Terrytown Road, Baraboo, WI 53913.
Where is your favorite spot to go out and choose your own tree? Let us know in the comments!