The Ashley National Forest is located in north eastern Utah.
Where is this Forest?



Ashley National ForestAshley National Forest is located in northeastern Utah and Wyoming.

It encompasses 1,384,132 National Forest acres (1,287,909 in Utah and 96,223 in Wyoming). Of the total acres, 276,175 are High Uintas Wilderness (180,530 additional acres of High Uintas Wilderness is located on the Wasatch / Cache National Forest).

Elevations on the Ashley National Forest range from 6,000 feet to over 13,500 feet.

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Ashley National Forest Plan Revision

Potential for Wilderness Evaluation Process

Ashley National Forest Year in Review

Ashley National Forest 2015 Annual Monitoring Report

Ashley National Forest Recreation Program Fee Accomplishment Report

Places you must see on the Ashley National Forest




High Uintas Wilderness Area




Visitor Information - Some quick highlights . . .


Ashley National Forest Visitor's Guide 

Live Web Camera:  High Uintas Wilderness 

New Interactive Travel Map (Coming Soon)

The interactive travel map shows the National Forest System roads, National Forest System trails, and areas on National Forest System lands that are designated for motor vehicle use.  The map is searchable by vehicle class, time of year, route number, and travel mode.  You can zoom into an area on a national forest or grassland, see the roads and trails in that area, and find out which ones are open to motor vehicles, and when.  You can see rivers, lakes, mountain peaks, campgrounds, and topographic lines.  Land ownership is shown by color.  You can also print a map of the area you wish to visit.

Job Vacancies

Outreach Notices and Job Announcements:

Seasonal Job Announcements for the summer of 2017 Updated February 15, 2017 New Announcement number and dates for application. 

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Christmas Tree Permits on Sale November 15th

Vernal, Utah … Holiday tree permits will go on sale November 15th at Forest Service offices and local vendors.  Tree permits are $15.00, limit one tree per household.

For a nice video of how to cut and tag a Christmas tree please view this video.

Winter Travel Maps

Winter Travel Maps are available

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Motorized Vehicle Use Maps

Motorized Vehicle Use Maps for the Ashley National Forest