Spring Bluff Nursery
Sugar Grove, Ill.
Cost: Trees start at $50
Hours: Tree Cutting: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. weekends starting Nov. 29
Take a hayride to the tree fields and pick from Scotch, White and Austrian pines. Be prepared to cut your own tree, but they'll help bale it and tie it on top of the car. Saws provided. Check out the fresh handmade wreaths, roping and swags and sip hot chocolate while warming your hands over a blazing fire.