Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees in the Greater Rochester area November & December are times of contrast: The gray days outside herald the coming of the holidays, so we make ourselves warm and cozy inside. For many, it’s the time to think about Christmas trees. Our family has always made cutting our own tree the official start of our holiday celebration. There are plenty of Christmas tree farms in western New York to choose from! If there is a Christmas Tree Farm that we have missed, please email us to let us know, and we’ll add it promptly.