Evergreen Trail Map

We invite you to consult our Evergreen Trail map to locate the finest Choose and Cut Christmas tree farms in Alleghany County, North Carolina.

As members of the distinguished Sparta Alleghany Choose and Cut Christmas Tree Alliance, our choose and cut Evergreen Trail Christmas Farms represent the best of this exquisite cottage industry. Upon arrival, we will gladly assist you in the selection of the perfect Evergreen Trail Tree and greenery. Throughout the season, visitors can experience many activities and special events for the whole family, too.
Only here, you will find our extraordinary Evergreen Trail Trees—just like those chosen by the White House.

1. Papa Goats Tree Farm

Dennis Bell
687 Three Creeks Lane
Sparta, NC 28675
336-372-3055,  704-618-7360

papagoats@skybest.com
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Papa Goats Tree Farm is a family owned and operated choose and cut Christmas tree farm located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina near the town of Sparta. We strive to make every family’s visit to our farm a lasting holiday memory. We offer Fraser fir trees from table top to 12 ft. tall also white pine trees up to 9 ft. tall, blue spruce, wreaths, roping, bows, and tree stands.
Our staff will cut, bale, tree drilling and secure your tree to your vehicle for a safe ride home. For those that would like to cut their own tree, we provide hand saws.  As soon as you arrive in our parking lot, you will be greeted by  our friendly staff that will explain what to expect while you are on the farm.  Our staff will explain tree prices, tell you about the general store, and where to get a free cup of hot chocolate or hot apple cider. All for your enjoyment as you take our hay ride into the fields to pick your perfect Christmas tree.  You can visit the general store for gifts, crafts, local honey, and goat soap.

We offer a wide selection of tree stands, wreaths, and garland. Children of all ages will enjoy the kids play area, Bonnie the Christmas donkey, goats, and other farm animals . Free Christmas coloring books and crayons to all children.   Santa will be here on select weekends, so call ahead for Santa’s schedule. Free shaking and drilling of trees.

Directions: We are located just off Hwy 18 North, three miles from down town Sparta.  We are open each weekend ,Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, 9am-til dark -  Starting the weekend before Thanksgiving until Christmas.

2. Bickerstaff Trees

Frank  & Barry Bickerstaff
1243 Macedonia Church Road, Sparta NC
Sparta, NC 28675
336-372-8866; 336-601-9293 (cell)

336-372-5301 (Greenery Barn)
336-372-6476 (fax)
bbickerstaff@triad.rr.com
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Bickerstaff Trees is a family owned and operated farm that has been growing quality Christmas trees since 1978. We are primarily a wholesale grower; however every year we open our tree fields and greenery barn to families who wish to visit our farm and pick out their own tree. We are open for Choose-N-Cut Friday November 29 through December 1 and December 7, 8. Hours are from 8am to 4pm Fridays and Saturdays and 1pm to 4pm on Sundays. Our Choose-N-Cut field is easily accessed off NC Highway 21 and our greenery barn is located just off NC Highway 18. Both the tree field and greenery barn are conveniently located near Sparta, NC.

At each location, we offer the usual amenities such as rest rooms, ample parking and assistance with loading/securing your tree and greenery items. In addition to these amenities, we also provide special events at our tree field for your family’s enjoyment during their visit to our farm. These events include Santa and his sleigh pulled by miniature ponies, an alpaca petting zoo, an animal adoption fair (weather permitting), refreshments and Sunday morning devotional services. If you choose to make your visit last for the weekend, we are teamed with the Fairfield Inn and Suites in Elkin, NC to provide a package deal that includes a room at the award winning Fairfield Inn, 6ft – 8ft tree, 24-inch wreath and a holiday ornament package. Please visit our website (www.bickerstafftrees.com) for dates and hours of operation, directions to our facilities, information about our special events and to contact us via e-mail or phone. Visit our website at www.bickerstafftrees.com for details and special events.

 

3. Joe Edwards Christmas Tree Farm

Joe Edwards
103 Gallery Ln
Sparta, NC 28675
336-372-1711 ; Cell: 336-657-0181
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We are a family owned Choose and Cut farm established in the mid 1960’s with 50 acres of Fraser Fir & Colorado Blue Spruce Christmas Trees located on an 85 acre farm with a wonderful view of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Bring your camera!  We have over 15,000 trees to choose from ranging in size 4ft” – 15ft”. Open EVERY DAY starting November 23 thru December 14, 2013 from 9:30am  to 4:30pm.

We have wreaths, roping, tree stands, bows and hay rides  Be sure to visit our Snack Shack and enjoy our selection of snacks including hot cocoa, coffee, fresh popcorn & other goodies.  Santa will be here (call ahead for dates) on the front porch of the Blue Ridge Gallery located on the farm.  The Gallery has Jewelry, painted glassware, pottery, quilts, Serpentine Vases, fossils, photography, paintings and much, much more.

We provide free bailing of standard sized trees. Please bring an open bed truck or trailer for Large trees.  Porta Johns on site also.

DIRECTIONS: from Winston Salem: Take 421 W to 77 N, turn left on highway 21 to Sparta (Exit 83), turn left on Pine Swamp Road.  From Charlotte: Take 77 N, turn left on Highway 21 to Sparta (exit 83), turn left on Pine Swamp Road, The farm is EXACTLY 2 miles on the left.

4. Maines Tree Farm

Bobby Maines
113 Bob’s Ln,
Glade Valley NC 28627
336-363-2901; 336-572-2233
info@mainestreefarm.com
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Maines Choose and Cut Tree Farm was established in 1989 (The first seedlings were planted). A family operation, only the best Fraser Fir trees are grown in nature’s perfect environment – the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains of Alleghany County, NC.  With 60,000 plus trees and sizes ranging from tabletop to 12 feet, we’re sure you’ll not only find the perfect tree, but you’ll also be creating the Christmas memory of a lifetime. Come see us today! Other Items Available include: Roping, Wreaths Mixed & Fraser Fir, (Assorted Sizes), Tree Stands, Bows, and Crafts. Our Fraser Fir trees are from 5′ to 14′.

We are open according to the following schedule:
November 23  - December 21, 2013
7 days a week, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
We are open Thanksgiving Day!

Whichever day you choose to visit, we try to make your visit as fun and rewarding as possible. Here are just some of the amenities you can expect when visiting Maines Choose and Cut Tree Farm:
Complimentary hot chocolate, cookies and snacks are waiting for you in our gift shop. Hayrides available (weather permitting). You can warm up while you check out our fine selection of bows, wreaths, garland, and crafts. We will gladly assist you with the loading and tying down your selection at no charge. We also offer free drilling of your tree for stand mounting if desired. Feel free to walk around the farm or take the complimentary hay ride (weather permitting). Refreshments and Restrooms are available.

 

5. Mcinnis Tree Farm

Dan Mcinnis
468 Presnell Rd
Sparta NC 28675
336-657-8072
danmcinnis@nc.rr.com

Welcome to McInnis Tree Farms!

We planted our first Christmas trees almost 40 years ago having choose and cut farms in three locations including our current location in Alleghany County. The farm is 81 acres with nice views, many trails, and frontage on Brush Creek. Our goal is to provide our customers with a good selection of Fraser fir Christmas trees, an enjoyable and safe visit, and friendly service.

Products available at our farm are Fraser firs 4’ to 13’ tall, wreaths from 12″ to 14″, garland, tree stands, waterers, and tree disposal bags. Services include hayrides to the fields, cutting, shaking, baling, and loading trees for the trip home. In the sales area you can enjoy some apple cider and warm up at the wood stove.

Folks are encouraged to spend some time with us and enjoy the farm. Dogs on a leash are welcome.

Open: Fridays, Saturdays,and Sundays Nov. 29-30, Nov. 25-27; Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14 and 15 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Directions: From Hwy.77 at Elkin exit on 21 North, about 2 miles after the Parkway take a right on Glade Valley Road and follow the signs.
From Galax or Mount Airy take Hwy. 89 to Hwy. 18 near the Parkway, travel Hwy. 18 South about 2 miles to Glade Valley Road, turn left and follow the signs.

6. Motsinger Trees at Pine Shadows Farm

Alfred Motsinger
Motsinger Christmas Trees
147 Camp Butler Road
Roaring Gap, NC 28668
336-363-2065
alfred.motsinger@gmail.com
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Welcome to Alfred and Dawn Motsinger’s NC Choose and Cut Christmas tree farm, also known as Pine Shadows Farm. Our family has grown Christmas trees for over 40 years, specializing in choose and cut for the last 20 years! We have a great inventory  of  6′-11′ + trees available for the 2012 Christmas tree season, including Fraser fir, Turkish fir, Canaan fir, the Russian exotic Nordmann fir, Colorado Blue spruce and Serbian spruce.

Come visit us in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, near Winston-Salem (only 1 hour) and near Charlotte (90 minutes). We are less than 5 minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway. This is how it works – Choose your favorite Christmas tree from the field. We will tag the tree with your name, cut the tree and bale (wrap) the tree for you. Some trees, too large to bale, will probably need an open bed pick-up truck or trailer to transport back home.

Dates Open: Nov. 23, 24, 27 and Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14

Wed. – Sat.: 9am – 5pm and Sun.: 10am – 5pm. Thanksgiving Day: 9am – 12pm (noon).

We will have fresh wreaths, garlands, tree stands, tree trimmings, beautiful functional and sculptural pottery by Robin and Daniel Cater on weekends, and of course, everybody’s favorite, complimentary hot spiced cider!

7. Pardue Tree Farm

Mark Pardue
830 Pardue Rd
Sparta, NC 28675
Cell: 336-657-0467
Phone: 336-372-8106
parduetreefarm@gmail.com
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Pardue Tree Farm is a three generation family-owned farm located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Over 25 years ago our father, Harold Pardue, started growing Fraser Fir Christmas Trees. Throughout the years we have become a diverse farm with cattle, sheep, horses, honey bees and some of the finest Choose & Cut Christmas Trees. We also grow the White Pine and Boxwood that we use in our wreaths and garland. We offer a variety of specialty items including double and triple mix garland, Christmas Star*, Christmas Cross *, Candy Cane, Advent Ring, Door Swag and Mailbox Cover. (* available in small & large sizes)  We offer Fraser Firs, tabletop trees, and specialty items such as baskets, Kissing Balls, Christmas Crosses, Cross and Star and more!

We invite you and your family to come join us this holiday season and enjoy a hay ride to pick out your perfect tree. Then head back to the farmhouse where you can warm up with a cup of hot cocoa or cider, pick out that perfect wreath, and visit with the animals while we take care of the rest. You can also visit our greenery area and see first-hand how we make our wreaths and garland. We provide free trimming, bailing, and loading of your tree.

 

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Harold Pardue
Mark, Marlene & Ethan Pardue
Chris & Amy Lucas

2013 Choose & Cut Season
November 17 – December 22
Monday – Sunday, 9:00 am – dark
Open Thanksgiving Day
Restrooms available

8. Roberts Tree Farm

Dewayne & Jennie Roberts
223 Wilson Rd
Ennice, NC 28623
336-657-8587;  336-200-1238
alleghanytrees@hotmail.com
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Robert’s Tree Farm planted our first trees in 1979. Our first visitors for Choose and Cut to the farm were in November 1986. The visitors in 1986 are now bringing their children. Families have made this a memorable event to choose their perfect Christmas tree.
Our trees range from seedlings to 16 feet. Some are skinny, some plump, and some average –A tree for everyone! We also have wreaths from 12”in diameter to 36”. We have garland from 10 yards to 25 yards. Fraser Firs from 4′ to 16′, mixed wreaths: Fraser Fir, Pine, Boxwood, and White Pine. Roping available.
Hot chocolate to warm you up after selecting your perfect Christmas trees. For the kids, we always have candy canes and cookies. We are committed to making your holiday special with the perfect tree.

We are open Nov. 20 – Dec. 22, 2013 seven days a week.  10am – 5pm on Mon-Sat and 1pm – 5pm on Sunday.  Choose a tree for the season and create a memory for a lifetime. Santa visits on Dec. 7, 2013 from 11am – 2pm.

Mail order trees and wreaths are available.

9. Reeves Ridge Christmas Trees

Zak and Miranda Roupe
P.O. Box 754
3452 New Haven Rd
Sparta, NC 28675
336-372-7312
336-200-0889
reevestrees@skybest.com
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Family Fun on Our Family Farm!
Visit our mountain top, breathe deeply, and make Happy Christmas Memories! Visit our Christmas Gift Shop while you choose and cut your tree.

SANTA will be visiting the farm for you to greet and take your own photos with he and your family on:

Nov. 29, 30, and Dec. 7, 8 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

At Reeves Ridge Christmas Tree Farm, you can walk (or ride) through the best selection of Fraser fir Christmas trees in the area. 25 acres of great trees to be exact. Our knowledgeable and friendly staff will be on hand to assist you throughout your visit. We offer hand saws for the ambitious guest, or you can keep your knees clean and let our chain saw men do the work for you! We offer full service to our visitors including cutting, baling, and carefully tying your tree to your vehicle.

We are open Nov. 23-Dec. 15; 10am-6pm, Friday-Sunday.  Hot chocolate (Mmmmmm) and cookies will await you after your hayride to the fields. Our fire pit will warm you up and we provide marshmallows for roasting.  Our handmade greenery wreaths, garland, and many holiday décor items are made fresh for you in our own greenery barn.

Beautiful Fraser Firs from 5′ to 11′. Table top trees from 3′ – 4′.

Colorado Blue Spruce from 5′ – 6′ also.

Please visit our website for lots more about our trees and our farm. A picture is worth a thousand words so check out our Choose and Cut and Fraser Fir photo galleries. While you are there, please take advantage of our printable $5 off coupon, too!

We look forward to your visit to the farm ~ Zak and Miranda Roupe

10. River Hill Tree Farm

Tim Stamper
459 River Hill Rd
Sparta, NC 28675
336-200-0315
stamperja@gmail.com

Visit their website at www.riverhilltreefarm.com

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River Hill Tree Farm was established in 2002 when our first trees were planted. We dedicated ourselves to growing pesticide free Fraser Fir Christmas trees. We offer beautifully decorated Christmas wreaths made on site for your home as well as Christmas accessories.

A genuine small family farm, children love our farm animal petting zoo. Families enjoy visiting and feeding the animals before going out to the field to choose the perfect Christmas tree. You can cut down your own tree with a bow saw, or have one of our staff cut down your tree for you. Many folks ride the wagon back to the barn where we will bale your tree and assist you in tying it to your vehicle. Warm up afterwards with a cup of complimentary hot chocolate or hot cider with a homemade Christmas cookie. On Saturdays we keep the campfire burning for roasting marshmallows. Make a memory with your family by choosing a tree at River Hill Tree Farm. We look forward to your visit!

We will be open November 20-December 20 Monday-Saturday 8am-6pm. Sundays by appointment.

Visit our website at www.riverhilltreefarm.com for more information and to view our picture gallery.

11. Warden Discount Trees

Tim Warden
2552 Hwy. 221 South
Sparta, NC 28675
336-372-8242; Cell: 336-657-0959

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We offer an outstanding variety of trees. These include  Fraser firs, Canaan fir, Concolor fir, blue spruce, and white pines in varieties up to 14′. Our fields are open 7 days a week (beginning November 1st)  from 9am until dark. We also carry tabletop trees, wreaths, roping and other greenery. Call us at 336.372.8242 www.wardendiscounttrees.com

12. Crazy Fox Tree Patch

Gary and Bunny Johnson
135 Fox Trail
Sparta, NC 28675
336-372-2162   Cell: 336-469-6674

 

info@crazyfoxtreepatch.com
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Our farm is open Nov 23—24,Nov 29, 30, Dec 1-2, Dec 1, 7-8, Dec 14-15 . Our hours of operation are 9am -5pm.
We offer Fraser fir trees from tabletop to 12’, along with wreaths and roping.
Hay rides (weather permitting), free cookies and candy for kids, free hot apple cider and free drawing for 2 free nights at Fox Mountain Cabin, plus Free tree drilling.

Please call for appointment if not open