Christmas Tree Permits

For many local families, the search for and selection of your own Christmas tree in the forest is a wonderful experience and tradition. Each permit costs $10 and there is a limit of one tree per household and they are valid through December 25. Fourth-grade students are eligible for a free Christmas tree permit under the Every Kid Outdoors program. Please contact one of the offices listed below for more information and to purchase your permit. Unless noted below, all offices are will be open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. to purchase your permit. All offices will be closed in observance of the Veterans Day and Thanksgiving holidays. Please note that permits are no longer sold at the California Welcome Center in Anderson.
Christmas Tree Permit Maps (PDF):
Shasta Zone Maps:
Trinity Zone Maps:
Offices where you can purchase Christmas Tree Permits (usually Nov 1-Dec 24):
Shasta-Trinity National Forest Headquarters
    3644 Avtech Parkway, Redding, CA
    (530) 226-2500
    (Credit Card and Check payments preferred)
Mt Shasta Ranger Station
    204 West Alma, Mt Shasta, CA
    (530) 926-4511
McCloud Ranger Station
    2019 Forest Rd, McCloud, CA
    (530) 964-2184
Shasta Lake Ranger Station
    14255 Holiday Road, Mountain Gate, CA
    (530) 275-1587
Weaverville Ranger Station
    360 West Main St, Weaverville, CA
    (530) 623-2121
Harrison Gulch Ranger Station
    2555 State Highway 36, Platina, CA
    (530) 352-4211 - Please call ahead for office hours.
Hayfork Ranger Station
    111 Trinity Street, Hayfork, CA
    (530) 628-5227