Christmas Tree Permits

Couple putting a Christmas tree on top of a car.Christmas tree permits are available seasonally through Permits are available online at and in person from local vendors (see below) or one of the Willamette National Forest offices. In addition to regular business hours, the Middle Fork Ranger Station will also be open on Saturdays Nov. 25- Dec. 16 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cutting trees in some areas of the Willamette National Forest is prohibited; tree hunters should check maps prior to selecting their tree and remain outside of any of the closed areas.   

Permits are $5.00 each. They allow the holder to cut one tree in designated areas; each household can purchase up to a maximum of five permits. Trees can be as tall as 15 feet.

Maps for Harvesting Christmas Trees on the Willamette National Forest

Digital Overview Maps (Not Printer-Friendly) These maps are geo-referenced, which means they are usable with many GPS-enabled smartphones and other GPS devices.

Click here to view frequently asked questions and visit the Forest Service Tree Cutting Know Before You Go page for more details.

Every Kid Outdoors: Free Christmas Tree Permits

A child and man walking through field of Christmas trees Fourth-grade students who have an Every Kid Outdoors pass can get a free Christmas Tree permit by either visiting one of the Willamette National Forest offices or through by entering their voucher or pass number when prompted (there is a small processing fee when using Visit the Every Kid Outdoors website at for more information.

Christmas Tree Permit Vendors

Please note: Every Kid Outdoors tree permits are not available from local vendors. Vendor list is subject to change.

Springfield/Eugene Area

5744 Main Street
Springfield, OR 97478

1521 Mohawk Blvd
Springfield, OR 97477

Mather’s Market
38477 McKenzie Hwy
Springfield, OR 97478

Travel Lane County
754 Olive St
Eugene, OR 97401

Sweet Home/Lebanon/Albany Area

Coffee Hut
2450 Main Street
Sweet Home, OR 97386

Bi Mart
1980 Main Street
Sweet Home, OR 97386

Midway Market
3239 Santiam Hwy, Sweet Home, OR 97386

Bi Mart
2680 Santiam Highway
Lebanon, OR 97355

Sportsman’s Warehouse
1351 Waverly Dr SE
Albany, OR 97322

McKenzie River Area

The Leaburg Store
42840 McKenzie Hwy
Leaburg, OR 97489

Blue Sky Market
91808 Mill Creek Rd
Blue River, OR 97413

Everyone’s Market
45602 McKenzie Hwy
Vida, OR 97488

Lowell/Oakridge Area

Jasper Store
36763 Jasper Lowell Rd
Fall Creek, OR 97438

Bridgetown Market
105 N Moss St,
Lowell, OR 97452

Scott's Fast Market
47555 OR-58
Oakridge, OR 97463

Willamette Mountain Mercantile
48080 OR-58
Oakridge, OR 97463