Your Christmas begins at Grizedale

Looking for a real Christmas tree near you in Cumbria?

Buy your real Christmas tree from the café at Grizedale this year for a wonderful experience and the highest quality, sustainably-grown British Christmas trees.

Treasured family traditions make Christmas extra special so join us this festive season to make choosing the perfect tree part of yours. Wrap up warm, pull on your boots and make it a day for everyone to remember at Grizedale.

From 30 November, our tree team will be on hand to help you choose from hundreds of Nordmann firs in the fresh, wintery air of our beautiful forest.

What makes our Christmas trees so special?

  • Quality: Our high-quality trees are Grown in Britain certified - so you can be proud of your superior quality tree
  • Experience: Choose your tree from a beautiful forest location to kick off your Christmas celebrations 
  • Expertise: With 100 years of forestry experience, our experts can help you choose the right tree for your home
  • Support your forests: The money raised from your Christmas tree helps us maintain the forests for wildlife, for you, and for future generations

Christmas events and activities in our forest

Wellies crunching through twigs and leaves. Steaming hot chocolate and a cheek-warming tea. Walking trails and special memories. It’s more than a trip to pick up your Christmas tree.

At Grizedale we'll also have breakfast with Santa on 1 December, as well as walks and bike rides, so you can experience a full day out with your loved ones. 

More information

Grizedale, Forestry Commission Visitor Centre, Grizedale Forest, Hawkshead, LA22 0QJ
You get a free hot drink with every tree bought!
30 November, 10am to 4pm
How much?
Choose a tree to match your budget, size and species requirements.