| A: We've had several variations on this question, as we do about
every year. Here's a list:|
-- Burns Tree Farm: off Route 84 or Hubbard Road in Hampton, open from
dark on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and from 2:30-dark Monday-Thursday.
292-2169 for details.
-- Corn Crib Nursery: 6924 U.S. 150, Coal Valley, open from 8 a.m.-5
Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Sunday. Call (309) 799-3745 for
-- Magerkurth Christmas Trees: 18820 E. 900th St., Geneseo, open from 9
Saturday and Sunday and from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Call (309) 949-
-- Nelsons Christmas Tree Farm: 7622 N. 1800 Ave., Geneseo, open from 90
p.m. daily. Call (309) 949-2539 for details.
-- Pine Acres Christmas Trees: three-quarters of a mile east of Coal
U.S. 150, open from 9 a.m.-dusk daily. Call 799-3624 for details.
-- Richland Grove Tree Farm: 12 miles southeast of Coal Valley, just off
Windsor, Sherrard Blacktop at Swedona, open Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Dec. 11, and Dec. 18 and 19. Call (309) 521-8229 for details.
-- Stone’s Apple Barn: one mile east of Hampton, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
-- Voltz Tree Farm : 23788 E. 1230 St./Wolf Road, Geneseo, open 10 a.m.-
5 p.m. on
Saturday and Sunday and 3:30-5 p.m. on Monday-Friday. Call (309) 944-2484
-- Weber's Christmas Forest, take Ili. 88 to Rt 92 Joslin
Right 11 miles (follow signs. 309-944-3656. Open daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
-- Wyffels Tree Farm: 3319 North Shore Drive, Moline, open Saturday and
from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and weekdays from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Call (309) 797-3480
Additionally, you can check the websites of the Iowa Christmas Tree
Association and the Illinois
Christmas Tree Association.
If we've missed some tree farms, perhaps readers will let us know.