Regional Christmas Tree Program (RCTP): Front Range/Denver Metro Cutting Areas

 
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Animated Christmas tree with presents around the bottomThe Rocky Mountain Region manages 17 national forests and seven national grasslands throughout Colorado, Nebraska, along with most of South Dakota and Wyoming. Christmas tree cutting permits are generally available from most US Forest Service offices [.pdf 433KB] throughout the Rocky Mountain Region. Call the office of the closest Ranger District to the area you want to cut in to verify that they are offering Christmas tree cutting permits.
 
The map below shows the Front Range/Denver Metro Christmas Tree Cutting areas. These areas are within the shortest driving distances from (north to south) Ft. Collins, Denver and Colorado Springs. Please check out information regarding Core Cutting Dates and Permit Information for Front Range/Denver Metro Areas before you head out to your area.
 
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Front Range/Denver Metro Area Christmas Tree Cutting Map
 
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On the map below, when you see a Christmas Tree in a text box, click on it. You will then be taken to that cutting area's webpage.
 
Front Range/Denver Metro Area Christmas Tree Cutting MapPike National Forest, South Platte Ranger District office - Click to view a link USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Regional Office - Click to view link to the Regional Christmas Tree Cutting Program website Click to view a link to the Rampart Range Road Christmas Tree Cutting Area webpage Click to view a link to the South Park/Fairplay Christmas Tree Cutting Area webpage Click to view a link to the Buffalo Creek Christmas Tree Cutting Area webpage Click to view a link to the Fraser/Winter Park Christmas Tree Cutting Area webpage Click to view a link to the Red Feather Lakes Christmas Tree Cutting Area webpage Arapaho National Forest, Boulder Ranger District office - Click to view a link Arapaho National Forest, Clear Creek Ranger District office - Click to view a link White River National Forest, Eagle-Holy Cross Ranger District office - Click to view a link This office has closed, we apologize for any inconvenience Pawnee National Grassland District office - Click to view a link Routt National Forest, Parks Ranger District office - Click to view a link White River National Forest, Dillon Ranger District office - Click to view a link Arapaho National Forest, Sulphur Ranger District office - Click to view a link San Isabel National Forest, Leadville Ranger District office - Click to view a link Pike National Forest, South Park Ranger District office - Click to view a link Pike National Forest, Pikes Peak Ranger District office - Click to view a link Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee Nationl Grassland Supervisor's Office - Click to view a link Roosevelt National Forest, Canyon Lakes Ranger District office - Click to view a link
 
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