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Timber! Christmas tree cutting season at Green Bluff

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GREEN BLUFF, Wash. -

The Apple Cup is a famous day-after-Thanksgiving tradition, and so is chopping down a Christmas tree.

Families seeking the perfect Christmas tree made their way to Green Bluff Friday.

Jason Morrell of Walter’s Fruit Ranch says his trees cost $50, no matter the size.

“When people ask what we do, I tell them I sell experience,” said Morrell. “You’re going to get a tractor ride, you’ll learn a little about the tree and how we grow them, and at the end you get to cut your own tree.”

Walter’s is open Friday’s, Saturday’s, and Sunday’s, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Other Christmas tree farms in Green Bluff include Dietz’ Christmas Tree Farm, Green Bluff Christmas Tree Farm, Big Barn Brewing Company, and 238 Brewing Company.

Morrell encourages cutting down Christmas trees from a farm because it’s good for the environment.

For more information about Christmas tree farms at Green Bluff, visit http://www.greenbluffgrowers.com/

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