Ramblings of a Baltimore area Realtor: Carroll County, MD Grown Christmas Trees

Carroll County, MD Grown Christmas Trees

Carroll County is just a hop skip and a jump from Baltimore County and what a great way to create family traditions than to go to the tree farm and pick your own tree!  Shopping local from local growers is a great way to keep your money in the local area and provide jobs for more than just area growers.  

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Why not bundle up, strap on your boots, round up the family, including the furbaby and head out to one of the 12 local Christmas Tree Farms right here at home in Carroll County. From Manchester to Woodbine you can find a Christmas tree farm near you. The sights, the sounds and the smells of fresh evergreens are sure to create lasting memories and instill the value of shopping local. Drop by my facebook page and share a photo of your adventure!


Carroll County, MD Christmas Tree Farms:

Feldof Farm

Bill and Kristy Fanning

2311 Neudecker Road

Westminster, MD 21157



Nov. 28 – Dec. 20, 2015

Saturday and Sunday only ~ 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

To make an appointment outside of our normal hours, please call in advance, leave a message and we will get back to you.

Trees and sizes available: Colorado Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, Serbian Spruce, White Pine, Red Pine, Douglas Fir, Fraser Fir, other specialty Firs, Spruces and Pines;  3’–15’.

Tree baling. Balled and burlapped live trees. Handmade wreaths 12”–60’’ along with holly, swags, greens and bows.


Fra-Mar Tree Farm

Frank Koontz

3601 Shiloh Road

Hampstead, MD 21074


Nov. 28 – Dec. 20, 2015

Saturday and Sunday only ~ 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Trees and sizes available: White Pine 5’–12’, Blue Spruce 4’–10’ and Fraser Fir 4’–7’.

Saws, baling and assistance loading. Restrooms. Chainsaws and pets permitted. Cash or check only please.


Hirt Tree Farm

Clyde and Cindy Hirt

917 Arnold Road

Westminster, MD 21157



Nov. 28 – Dec. 23, 2015

Open daily ~ 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Trees and sizes available: Douglas Fir 5’–12’, Canaan Fir 5’ –9’, White Pine 5’–12’, Norway Spruce

6’–12’, Blue Spruce 5’–10’, Serbian Spruce 7’–11’ and a few Fraser Fir 5’.

Unique, clean country farm setting. All trees can also be sold balled and burlapped. You may choose a tree and we will dig it while you wait. Bow saws provided for those who wish to cut their own. Handmade wreaths, swags and holly bundles. Hot chocolate and snacks. Cash or check only please.


JCK Christmas Tree Farm

JC and Dianna Kirby

3211 Bert Koontz Road

Taneytown, MD 21787


Nov. 28 – Dec. 13, 2015

Saturday and Sunday only  ~ 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Trees and sizes available: Douglas Fir, Canaan Fir and White Pine, 3’–12’.

Saws, shaking and baling. Tree accessories for sale.  Hot chocolate and cookies. Chainsaws permitted.

Pets welcome.


Martin Tree Farm

Doug and Terry Martin

18130 Falls Road

Hampstead, MD 21074




Nov. 29 – Dec. 20, 2015

Monday – Friday ~ 3:30 – 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday  ~ 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Trees and sizes available: Canaan Fir up to 8’, Douglas Fir up to 14’, Fraser Fir up to 10’, Concolor Fir up to 8’ and White Pine up to 14’.

Balled and burlapped trees. Take a wagon ride to the field and choose your tree. Staff will cut the tree down or dig it up while you wait. Hand saws available for those who wish to cut their own. Shaking and baling. Wreaths, roping and greens. Santa’s gift shop. Snacks. Restrooms. No chainsaws please. Pets welcome.


Otterdale View Christmas Tree Farm

Bill, Jeanie and Joseph Coshun

4364 Middleburg Road

Union Bridge, MD 21791



Nov. 27 – Dec. 20, 2015

Thursday – Sunday  ~ 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Closed Monday – Wednesday

Trees and sizes available: All sizes White Pine, Canaan Fir, Norway Spruce and Blue Spruce.

Saws and baling. Handmade wreaths in 12” to 40”  sizes. Garland, handmade bows and mailbox swags. Christmas shop and Christmas light show with music  in the evening; complimentary cider and restrooms.  No chainsaws or pets please.


Pine Valley Farms

The Wolfe Family

1150 Fannie Dorsey Road

Sykesville, MD 21784




Nov. 21 – Dec. 22 , 2015

Open daily ~ 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Open Thanksgiving Day ~  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Trees and sizes available: Cut your own from Canaan Fir 5’–9’, Fraser Fir 5’–10’, Concolor Fir 5’–9’, Douglas Fir 5’–10’, Blue Spruce 5’–7’  and Norway Spruce 5’–9’. Pre-cut trees up to 12’.

Free saws, handcarts, shaking, drilling and baling. Tree bags and tree stands, handmade wreaths and roping, and crafts. Snacks bar on weekends. Cash or check only please.


Putman Tree Farm

Michael Luers & David Cox

316 E. Nicodemus Road

Westminster, MD 21157




Nov. 27 – Dec. 20, 2015

Friday, Saturday and Sunday only ~  8 a.m. until dark

Trees and sizes available: Douglas Fir 6’–9’ and White Pine 8’–12’.

Saws, baling ($1 fee) and assistance loading.


Sewell’s Farm

Ronald and Lori Sewell

3400 Harney Road

Taneytown, MD 21787




Nov. 20 – Dec. 22, 2015

Open daily ~  9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Open Thanksgiving Day ~ 9 a.m. to noon

Note: Fields close for cutting at 4:45 p.m.

Trees and sizes available: Douglas Fir 6’–12’, Concolor Fir 6’–10’, Fraser Fir 6’–10’ and White Pine 6’–9’. Pre-cut Fraser Fir and other varieties up to 16’.  Balled and burlapped Blue Spruce, White Pine and Serbian Spruce, 4’–7’. Tabletop trees.

Free saws, shaking, baling, twine and assistance bringing tree from field. Handmade wreaths and greens. Christmas shop. Snack shack on weekends. No pets or chainsaws please.


Showvaker Quality Evergreens

2020 Garrett Road

Manchester, MD 21102




Nov. 21 – Dec. 20, 2015

Monday – Friday ~ Noon – 5 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday ~ 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Trees and sizes available: Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, Canaan Fir, Fraser Fir, Concolor Fir, Douglas Fir, White Pine and Scotch Pine, up to 18’.

Free saws, shaking, drilling, trimming and baling. Play-ground, petting zoo and picnic area with lunch for sale. Santa visits on weekends. Christmas shop. Fresh wreaths. Complimentary hot cocoa and cider. No chainsaws please.


Thomas Tree Farm

Wayne Thomas

3501 Hanover Pike

Manchester, MD 21102



Nov. 23 – Dec. 24, 2015

Open daily ~ 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Trees and sizes available: Douglas Fir, Canaan Fir, Fraser Fir, Concolor Fir, White Pine and Blue Spruce, all up to 10’.

Free drilling and baling. Wreaths, greens and decorated swags. Boy Scout snack bar on weekends. Restrooms.


Zepp’s Tree Farm

Doug and Sandy Zepp

2814 Old Washington Road

Westminster, MD 21157


Nov. 28 – Dec. 20, 2015

Saturday and Sunday only ~ 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Trees and sizes available: Douglas Fir, Concolor Fir, Norway Spruce, Blue Spruce and White Pine; 4’–12’. Handsaws provided. Balled and burlapped trees. Baling. Fresh wreaths. Chainsaws permitted. Pets welcome.

Download the 2015 Christmas Tree Brochure   from  Carroll County Tourism.

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Comment balloon 3 commentsJune Piper-Brandon • November 30 2015 03:38AM


Good morning, June Piper-Brandon there's nothing more descriptive of the Christmas season than to see and smell a fresh tree in a home.... I always had a fresh tree ....now I do artificial!!  this may be the last year I do that!!

Posted by Barbara Todaro, Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team (RE/MAX Executive Realty ) about 4 years ago

Thanks  June Piper-Brandon Baltimore and Carroll are closer than people realize. There are traits about each local that make Maryland a wonderful place!

Posted by Diane M. Phillips Realtor 443-286-4365, Specializing in Carroll Co., MD (Frankly Real Estate Inc.) about 4 years ago

Hi June - for years I took my family to the tree farm to get a fresh cut tree.  They are the best.

Posted by Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes (Performance Development Strategies) about 4 years ago

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