Frequently Asked Questions

Below you will find some answers to the most frequently asked questions. Please click on the question to reveal the answer. Please be advised this is a farm and you should be careful with the surrounding equipment and terrain conditions.

Do you provide saws?

Yes, we have saws and also drag sleds are available.

Do you sell gift certificates?

Yes, gift certificates are available for Christmas and nursery trees at the gift shop.

Do you charge for branches?

No, you may help yourself to free boughs near the baling stations.

Do you carry pre-cut trees?

Yes, we have a wide selection of sizes and species priced from $20 to $90.

How do we find your location?

Please click  Contact for a map, using Google maps, you can even get directions.

Do you allow pets?

Yes, dogs are welcome, but must be on a leash at all times.

Can someone help me cut my tree?

If staffing is available, yes. For a $5 fee we are happy to help cut a tree for you, but you must select it first and lead us back to its location.

How much do you charge for trees?

Prices vary by size. Please click Trees for the pricing table for a size breakdown.

Do you carry tree stands?

Yes, but only the style which requires a hole to be drilled in the bottom of the tree. (we can help with the drilling upon request)

Do you allow chainsaws?

We discourage the use of gas-powered saws due to rocks and other hazards.

Do you accept credit cards?

Yes, we accept all major cards in the gift shop.

Do you have public restrooms?

Yes, portable toilets are available.

Can we cut our own tree?

Certainly, we have tens of thousands available for cutting.

Do you drill the bottom of the tree to fit on pin stands?

Yes, we drill trees at no extra charge.

Do you have a map of the farm?

Please click Map to view and download a PDF map of the farm.


Empire Evergreens is the premier evergreen tree farm in the Finger Lakes region of New York.


766 Addison Road
Painted Post, NY 14870

2020 Season:

November 27th – December 17th

(M-F ) Noon – 5:30 P.M.

(S & S) 9:00 A.M. – 5:30 P.M.