Shopping for a Christmas Tree in Twin Falls – Our Top 5 Favorites
It’s time to deck the halls and the Christmas Tree! There are almost as many songs about Christmas Trees as there are about snow and Christmas, so this important decoration must be chosen very carefully. Remember: if there’s no tree, there’s no place for Santa to put the presents. Whether you like to pick your own tree, or go rugged and cut your own down, here are our top five places in Twin Falls to get your tree!
This is defiantly the warmest place to find a Christmas tree. Plus the trees come sap free in a beautiful box with lights and decorations already added. You don’t get the smell of a fresh cut tree but you never have to water it and you don’t have part of the forest in your living room. Tree’s at Department Stores come in all different colors and sizes.
Proost Family Farms offers a wide range of products that change seasonally. Starting near the end of November they will have Christmas trees. They will trim the bottom of your tree and help you put it on top of or in your vehicle. They invite you and your family to come and visit them at their friendly market beside D & B on Addison Ave in Twin Falls this Christmas season and they would be honored to be a part of your family’s Christmas traditions!
Precut Christmas trees at Lodge Pole Pines (Charlie Brown Trees) are available starting December 1st. You can also pick up local honey and farm fresh eggs. Directions: From Addison take Grandview Drive South 1 Mile to 3800 N. Turn Right and they are 1/3 mile on the right. You can all ahead for tree varieties at 208-961-0969.
Every year families load up the sleds, snow machines, kids, dogs, and chain saws and head to the hills to cut down their own Christmas tree (Clark Griswold style). The Sawtooth National Forest usually begins Christmas Tree sales the Monday before Thanksgiving through December 24. The permits will be available at the Sawtooth National Forest Supervisor’s Office. Each permit allows one Christmas tree to be cut. The cost of a permit for one tree is $5 for a tree up to 10 feet in length and $10 for a tree up to 20 feet in length. Call (208-737-3200) for road updates if conditions warrant and other safety precautions. The Sawtooth National Forest is located at 2647 Kimberly Road East in Twin Falls. 208-737-3200
John Lloyd’s father began selling Christmas trees in 1953 in Twin Falls. John has a variety of Christmas Trees to choose from. They are located at the corner of Addison and Eastland and on the corner of Blue Lakes and Addison.