If you’re in the market for a real tree this Christmas, look no further. Denver is full of farms where you can cut your own Christmas tree to take home with you this holiday season as well as spots that do all the work for you. Bundle up the kids and pack the hot chocolate for this holiday adventure!

photo: Covered Bridge Ranch

Covered Bridge Ranch
Wander through the festive barns and Christmas tree fields to pick the perfect one to cut and take home with you. Kids will love climbing the giant haystack, taking a hayride and visiting the farm animals at this idyllic location. The property is open Nov. 29-Dec. 20 and is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

17249 6250 (Dave Wood) Rd
Montrose, CO
Online: coveredbridgeranch.com

Columbine Christmas Trees
This Christmas tree lot has been selling fresh-cut Colorado White Fir for 39 years and many loyal fans head there to pick the perfect tree year after year. They open the weekend after Thanksgiving and then daily thereafter until Christmas selling trees, garland, boughs, wreaths, roping and more to get your house all decked out for the holidays.

825 E. Speer Blvd. SW
Denver, CO
Online: columbinechristmastrees.com

photo: Tanesa B. via Yelp

Cottonwood Farms
Here you can find Douglas, Nordmann, Fraser and Noble fir up to nine feet tall. Choose your favorite to take home with one of the fresh-made wreaths that are also available.

10600 Isabelle Rd.
Lafayette, CO
Online: cottonwoodfarms.com

Jolly Christmas Trees
With two locations to choose from, you can find the perfect Fraser Fir (or other variety) to take home with you. They offer the bigger varieties at the Aurora Mall location so head there if you are going big this year. All trees come with a fresh cut and packaging for travel.

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Town Center at Aurora
14200 E. Alameda Ave.
Aurora, CO

Northfield Mall
On the east side by Macys
Online: jollychristmastrees.com

photo: Tree Town Wonderland

Tree Town Wonderland
Enjoy free family Holiday events while you experience the fun of selecting your Christmas tree at Tree Town Wonderland. Douglas Fir, Frazier Fir, Noble Fir, Scotch Pine, White Pine and more are available on the two acre property. Meet Santa and Mrs. Claus before you play a round of mini golf.

Located at Putter’s Pride Mini Golf
3604 South Kipling
Denver, CO
Online: treetownwonderland.com

Holly Acres Nursery and Tree Farm
Holly Acres is the largest Christmas tree supplier on the Eastern Plains. Whether you want fir, pine or spruce, Holly Acres has hundreds of trees to choose from. Don’t miss their Christmas Festival on Nov. 30!

5403 Hwy 86
Elizabeth, CO
Online: hollyacresnursery.com

—Kate Loweth

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