Identify Conifers on the Dixie National Forest

The purpose of this information is to help people identify the various conifer trees that commonly grow on the Dixie National Forest. Each web page contains a brief description of the tree, along with pictures to help you identify the trees. Just click on each picture, or the link below the picture, to see information about that tree.


The trees shown below are all frequently used as Christmas trees. If you are interested in cutting Christmas trees on the Dixie National Forest, please be aware that a permit is required. Visit our Christmas Tree Permit web site for more information about obtaining a permit.


Subalpine Fir Tree
Subalpine Fir
Engelmann Spruce Tree
Engelmann Spruce
Bristlecone Pine Tree
Bristlecone Pine
Ponderosa Pine Tree
Ponderosa Pine