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Christmas at Hamsterley Forest

Our sustainably grown, high quality Christmas trees are 100% Santa Approved! Come to the forest to choose your perfect tree and mark the start of the festive period with an authentic day out with the family.

Choosing your perfect Christmas tree

When you visit, our friendly, expert staff will help you choose from our selection of Nordmann firs and Norway Spruces! Our high quality, sustainable Christmas trees all come with a 100% Santa Approved certificate, so you know that you're getting the very best tree.

This year's tree prices are being held at 2015 prices:

Norway Spruce 4' (£18), 5' (£22), 6' (£26), 7' (£35), 8' (£42)
Nordmann Fir 4' (£27), 5' (£33), 6' (£42), 7' (£54), 8' (£68)

Pick one, plant one!

To highlight the importance of sustainable forestry, you'll receive a free Christmas tree sapling with every purchase! Keep it well watered, and care for it well, and that sapling will grow into a big, strong Christmas tree.

Opening dates and times

We will be trading from 1st December until trees are sold out. We estimate we will start to run low on popular sizes after 11th December, so get here early!

Our opening times at 10am-4pm.

It's not all about the trees

This year, it's not all about the trees! Get in the festive spirit with a children's Christmas Trail (throughout sales) and craft stalls on weekend 10/11 December.

On Sunday 11 December, make your own Christmas decorations - table centre piece, bunch ‘n bow or silverstars - with Wild North Discovery at a 'Yuletide Decorations Workshop'. Price varies with decorations made. No booking required, just drop in.

Last updated: 30th November 2016

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OS Grid ref: NZ091312
Postcode: DL13 3NL

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Hamsterley Forest

01388 488312
enquiries.hamsterley@­forestry.gsi.gov.uk
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