PORTLAND, Ore. - Picking out a Christmas tree can be a lot of fun or just one huge headache - it all depends on how much you plan. So what is the best option? We take a look at a few:
Visit A Christmas Tree Farm
At Zurrbrugg Farms, located at 16865 N.W. Germantown Road, you will find four varieties of trees. They give you a saw and you do the rest. Prices range from $25 to $40. Click here for a list of other Christmas tree farms in our area.
Head To The Hardware Store
At hardware stores like Home Depot, they weed out all of the ugly trees so you can get in and get out fast. Home Depot will even wrap up your tree and tie it onto your vehicle at no extra charge. Prices range from $20 to $50.
Don't Pass Up The Small Guys
Get A Tree Cutting Permit
Make a family trip out of the tree hunting experience by heading out in the woods to cut your own. Permits are fairly cheap.