10+ Places to Cut Your Own Christmas Tree in Cincinnati {2020}

Hop in the car, crank up the Christmas music, and pay a visit to one of the many Christmas Tree Farms in Cincinnati this year. Going out to a local Christmas Tree Farm is a great way to officially kick off the season – take in the scent of pine, enjoy the fresh air, and spend some time with those you love!

We created a list of local farms where you can cut your own Christmas tree. Let us know which one is YOUR favorite!

Be sure to check out our Christmas Tree Farms Near Me map too!

Christmas Tree Farms in Cincinnati, Ohio

Tips: Be sure to call ahead and make sure the Christmas tree farm of your choice still has a nice selection and/or that their hours have not changed. Keep in mind that most farms do not accept credit cards – be sure to take cash.

Bartels Farm

4427 Cotton Run Rd., Hamilton, OH 45011
2020 season will be by appointment (10 families per hour); Nov 27 thru Dec 13, Fri-Sun
(513) 795-2271 | Website

Bartels is a family-owned Christmas tree farm located on 124 acres nestled between Trenton and Oxford Ohio, within close driving distance from Cincinnati and Dayton Ohio. They have 10 acres of hand-planted Christmas trees, wreaths, live animals, hot chocolate, and more.

Berninger Christmas Trees and Wreaths

1220 Stubbs Mill Rd., Lebanon, Ohio 45036
Fridays and Weekends 9:00am – 5:00pm; Open day after Thanksgiving
(513) 932-2780 | Website

Berningers have been growing trees since 1955 and they have hundreds of 6’+ trees. You can cut down your own or choose from a wide selection of pre-cut trees. Assorted variety of wreaths crafted on site with farm fresh boughs plus pine and cedar garland and roping. Free popcorn and hot chocolate.

Big Tree Plantation

2544 South Waynesville Road, Morrow, Ohio 45152 
Open daily November 21 – December 23, 2020; closed Thanksgiving Day
513-836-0975 | Website

40 acres of Christmas trees plus a 9 acre lake. Christmas trees you can cut include Canaan Fir, Scotch Pine, Blue Spruce, and White Pine. They also sell “harvested” Fraser Firs. Enjoy Winter Wonderland with Santa on 11/27, 11/28, 11/29, 12/5, 12/6, 12/12, 12/13 (10am – 6pm). Final tickets sold at 5:30 and Santa does take a break for lunch.

Corsi Christmas Tree Farm

1651 Bolender Rd., Hamersville, Ohio 45130
Nov. 27-Dec. 20, 9-5 daily, closed on Mon. and Tues.
937-379-9200 | Website

All trees are the same price – $58 (includes tax), cash or check only.
Wander 100 acres and choose from thousands of trees.  This is a very family-friendly environment and a wonderful tradition.  Don’t forget to stop in the Broken Stone Lodge for everything from hot cocoa and ornaments to live music and our world-famous Italian Chili. There is also a free petting zoo.  
Notes for 2020 (from Corsi): “We will still have the musicians, the petting zoo and concessions, but we ask for people to practice common sense precautions we are all familiar with (distancing and masks) when you feel it’s necessary, especially in the lodge.”

Dirr Nurseries

6066 Goshen Road, Goshen, Ohio 45122 
Per their website, Dirr Nurseries will not be open for the 2020 Holiday Season due to COVID safety considerations.
513-625-2000 | Website

Koch Christmas Trees

6232 Hamilton-Scipio Road, Okeana, Ohio 45053
Wreaths only for the 2020 season
513-593-2735 | Website

The Kochs say, “We are sorry to announce that Koch Christmas Trees will be closed for the 2020 Christmas season.” They will still be making Christmas wreaths for 2020. See their site for details.

Nana and Pap’s Christmas Tree Farm

93 State Route 133, Felicity, Ohio 45120
Opening date is Nov. 27
(513) 600-0378 | Facebook Page (no website)

Christmas Tree Farm featuring choose and cut trees as well as live trees for re-planting. Petting zoo. Tractor drawn wagon rides. Open on Fridays noon till 5:00; Saturdays 9:00 till 5:00; and Sundays 1:00 till 5:00 as long as they have a good selection of trees. Plan to come early in the season to find the perfect tree for your family! Canaan Fir $45 + tax. Scotch Pine $35 + tax. They will have lots of fresh wreaths to choose from and two new baby goats to play with!

John T. Nieman Nursery

3215 Hamilton New London Rd., Hamilton, Ohio 45013
November 21 – December 23; open every day
Fields close at dark, but there are lights over the pre-cut, balled and burlapped trees for evening shoppers. Cash and check only.
(513) 738-1012 | Website

They’ve been growing Christmas trees for over 75 years and currently grow over 60,000 trees on their 125 acre farm.  You can choose to roam the fields looking for that perfect tree, find a pre-cut tree by the Christmas barn, or pick from a large selection of balled and burlapped trees to plant after Christmas.  Enjoy complimentary hot chocolate and cookies.  They also sell wreaths, swags, pine roping and arrangements made fresh daily on the farm. 

Rossmann’s Christmas Tree Farm

7917 State Route 132, Blanchester, Ohio 45107
They will have a short season this year and are scheduled to be open Nov. 27, Nov. 28, Nov. 29 9am-5pm and Dec. 5 9am-5pm, and Sunday Dec. 6, hours TBD (depending on tree supply).
(513) 317-0692 | Website

Trees, wreaths, and handmade Christmas decor. Complimentary hot chocolate. Cash and check only.

Shaker Tract Tree Farm

8626 New Haven Road Harrison, OH 45030
Weekends, Thanksgiving until Christmas, Friday-Sun., 9am-5pm
(864) 986-8510 | Website

They invite you, family and your friends to visit the Shaker Tract Tree Farm and start a family tradition of “Cutting Your Own—Fresher and Greener Christmas Tree.” Enjoy a complimentary warm-up beverage and cookies in their gift shop. Shop some hand-made “Shaker Inspired” wormy chestnut wooded baskets and other wood products. Hike and observe a black walnut plantation. Visit the nearby Shaker Trace Trail and the 1800s Whitewater Shaker Village.

Whitetail Acres

9127 Cooley Rd Brookville IN 47012
November 27 – December 23, open every day, closed Thanksgiving Day
(765) 647-6812 | Website

New this year = Reindeer Encounters, by reservation.
Come and enjoy all the sights, scents and sounds of Christmas at Whitetail Acres Christmas Tree Farm. Enjoy a selection of pre-cut Christmas trees, balled and burlapped trees, or venture into the fields to cut your own tree. Their selection of cut your own Christmas Trees includes Norway Spruce, White Pine, Canaan Fir. Their selection of balled and burlapped live trees include Norway Spruce, White Pine, and Canaan Fir.


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4 thoughts on “10+ Places to Cut Your Own Christmas Tree in Cincinnati {2020}”

  1. My family and I went to Dirr Nurseries for 15+ years and last year there were hardly any trees. When we talked with them, we understood that 2019 was their last season. You may want to confirm if they are still open this year.

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