The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest is located in northern center part of Washington state.
Where is this Forest?


Passes & Permits

Click on the links in the left hand column to go to each of these categories:
  • Recreation Passes & Permits: In Washington and Oregon some national forest recreation sites require a day use fee.  This section includes information about where fees are charged and which passes may be used to cover these fees.

  • Forest products permits - Christmas trees, firewood, transplants, and mushrooms permit information is available.

  • Event and commercial permits - Special uses permit information encompassing a variety of uses including: summer homes, commercial road use, communication sites, water transmission lines, outfitter guides and more.

  • Other permits- Permits for other items such as electrical easements, etc.

Please contact the appropriate ranger district office for information on other permits not listed.


Christmas Trees

Tree Permits

Information on Christmas Tree cutting and permits

Commercial Mushroom Gathering

Morel mushroom illustration

Information about permits required, gathering guidelines, camping and much more...

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