Christmas tree farms make Santa Cruz a winter destination, too

November 16, 2014 - Picnic Time

People can select and cut their possess holiday tree during Patchen Christmas Tree Farm in Los Gatos. Photo: Preston Gannaway / Special To The Chronicle / ONLINE_YES

For many, Santa Cruz is a summer-season destination, though savvy locals know that a few miles above a beach and boardwalk is a abundant supply of Christmas tree farms. In fact, a Santa Cruz Mountains exaggerate a largest thoroughness in a state, according to a National Christmas Tree Association. Here are 3 choose-and-cut farms that yield a holiday-season outside tour that can’t be replicated by a dilemma pop-up lot or a Uber-delivered tree. Bring cash, and note that farms can tighten before Christmas, so call or check a websites before streamer out.

source ⦿ http://www.sfchronicle.com/travel/article/Christmas-tree-farms-make-Santa-Cruz-a-winter-5893924.php

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