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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:

Norway Spruce 1.2m/4' (£18), 1.5m/5' (£23), 1.8m/6' (£27), 2.1m/7' (£35), 2.4m/8' (£42)
Nordmann Fir 1.2m/4' (£28), 1.5m/5' (£34), 1.8m/6' (£43), 2.1m/7' (£55), 2.4m/8' (£69)

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 SUNDAY 17 DECEMBER

Our opening times at 10am-4pm.

It's not all about the trees

Take your bike with you for a spin or take the kids for an adventure on the Viking Wildplay Trail. New this autumn are characters from the Gruffalo book who have been re-created as spectacular sculptures.

Last updated: 30th November 2017

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Postcode: DL13 3NL

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Hamsterley Forest

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England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.