Crest Ranch Christmas Tree Farm

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(831) 426-1522
12200 Empire Grade Road, Santa Cruz, CA 95060


From Santa Clara Valley: Take Highway 17 toward Santa Cruz, exit in Scotts Valley at Mt Hermon Road and proceed to Felton. Right on Graham Hill and follow across hwy 9 to  Empire Grade Road.  Follow signs.

From San Lorenzo Valley: Take Highway 9 to Felton-Empire Road, Alba Road or Jamison Road, then proceed to Empire Grade Road.

From Santa Cruz: Empire Grade Road is an extension of High Street. Take the 12 1.2 mile scenic drive from the High Street entrance to U. C. Santa Cruz to Crest Ranch.

From the San Francisco Bay Area: Driving south from the San Francisco Bay Area on Highway 1, take Bonny Doon Road about a mile south of Davenport onto Pine Flat Road, turn left on Empire Grade Road and follow the Crest Ranch signs.

Open: Nov 22, (Sat before Thanksgiving) until Dec 21 (Sunday)
Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 p.m. - 7 days a week

Douglas Fir, White Fir, Scotch Pine, and many other varieties.

Map and directions
For more information, visit our web site at


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19965 Skyline Blvd.  Los Gatos,  CA   95033
Phone:(408) 395-3789
FAX: (408) 287-1727

Directions: Please see web site for map and directions:

Open: November 28 until December 21
Sat & Sun: 7:30 am to 5:00 pm, Mon - Fri: 10 am to 5 pm

Tree Varieties: Douglas, Grand, Noble, Incense Cedar, Scotch Pine

Visit our web site: for more information.

G.H.J. Tree Farm

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16765 Skyline Blvd.  Los Gatos,  CA   95033
Phone:(408) 354-1401


Directions: Located on Skyline Blvd. (Hwy 35) between Hwy 9 and Black Rd.  Just south of Castle Rock State Park

Open: day after Thanksgiving
Fri, Sat & Sun: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, other days by appointment

Tree Varieties: Douglas Fir and White Fir

McKenzie Ranch

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George and Francine McKenzie
 Phone: (408) 867-5693
19970 Skyline Blvd.
Los Gatos, CA 95033


19970 Skyline Blvd., Los Gatos, CA 95033

Open: Nov. 27th to Dec. 26th

From Santa Cruz:
 - Take Highway 17 North, Exit at Summit Rd
 - Turn left (north) on Summit Rd. (cross over the Hwy  17 overpass) go 3 miles to Bear Creek Rd.
 - Turn left (south) on Bear Creek Rd. go 1/2 mile to Skyline Blvd.
 - Turn Right (north) on Skyline Blvd.  (Hwy. 35) 1 mile to ranch.

From Boulder Creek:
Take Bear Creek Road north to Skyline Blvd.  (Hwy 35)
 - Turn left (north) on Skyline Blvd. 1 mile to ranch.

Open: Daily from day after Thanksgiving, (Nov. 27th) - through Dec. 21
Monday - Thursday: 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
Friday, Saturday and Sunday:  8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Other days & times by appointment.

Douglas Fir, White Fir, Grand Fir, Sequoia Redwood

Summit Tree Farm

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Wholesale available

19333 Skyline, Los Gatos, CA 95033
Phone: (408)-354-3595 or cell: (408)-391-4893

Directions: From Santa Cruz, take Hwy 17 north to Summit Rd., east, follow signs. 2 1/2 mi, farm is on the right.

Open: The day after Thanksgiving.
Hours: Weekends: 8 am to 4:30 pm, Weekdays: 9 am to 4:30 pm

Douglas Fir, White Fir, Scotch Pine
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Thompson's Choose and Cut

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Phone: (831) 726- 9126

207 Aromas Rd
Aromas, CA  95004



Directions: From Hwy 101 go to San Juan Rd.  (Follow tree signs)  Turn right on Aromas Rd.

Open: Day after Thanksgiving to Christmas eve

Hours: 3 pm to sundown during the week
            10 am to sundown all weekends up to Christmas

Tree Varieties: Scotch, Monterey, Douglas, Colorado Blue Spruce, White Pines
Planted but not yet 6' - Nobles

Timberline Tree Farm

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(408) 395-0337

Just south of Black Road on Skyline Blvd , Los Gatos, CA 95033.

Directions: from Los Gatos, drive South on highway 17 to the Bear Creek Rd, got STRAIGHT through the stop sign on the Frontage Road for 1/2 mile and turn left onto Black Road; Follow Black Road for 4 1/2 miles to Skyline Blvd, turn left on Skyline, Timberline is 200 yards south on the left.
From Saratoga, take Highway 9 west out of town, follow highway 9 to the top of the mountain and turn left (south) on Skyline Blvd (highway 35) at the intersection - it's only 200 yards from there.

Follow Skyline south for 6 1/2 miles. Timberline is on the left.  Payment: Cash, only.

Open: Day after Thanksgiving
Saturdays and Sundays 8am to 4:30 pm,  Weekdays 9am to 4:30 pm;

White Fir (Concolor Fir), Scotch Pine, Sierra Redwood.
Trees well over 10'

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Ward Ranch

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4820 Bonny Doon Rd.,
Santa Cruz, CA

Phone: (831) 423-6975


From Half Moon Bay: Go South on Highway 1 about 40 miles to Bonny Doon Road, (2 miles south of Davenport). Turn left onto Bonny Doon Road,. Go 3 miles and the road splits around Big Redwood Trees. Turn left again to stay on Bonny Doon Road at the Beauregard Vineyards Tasting Room, Go 7/10 of a mile to 4820 Bonny Doon Road and turn right into driveway.

From Santa Cruz: Go North on Highway 1 about 8 miles to Bonny Doon Road, turn right onto Bonny Doon Road. Go 3 miles and the road splits around Big Redwood Trees. Turn left again to stay on Bonny Doon Road at the Beauregard Vineyards Tasting Room, Go 7/10 of a mile to 4820 Bonny Doon Road and turn right into driveway.

Open: Friday after Thanksgiving and weekends through weekend of  Dec. 19th
Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Douglas Fir, Incense Cedar, Sierra Redwood, White Fir, Scotch Pine and Grand Fir