Forest Products Permits


Fuelwood Sales


Fuelwood Permit Information


Beginning July 1, 2020 and ending on November 30, 2020, personal use fuelwood permits will go back on sale with the same requirements for purchase as 2019.

There is a 4-cord minimum purchase for the personal use firewood permits. The minimum permit is $25.00 ($6.25 per cord). You can buy up to 10 cords per family per year.

Boise National Forest law enforcement officials also recommend you have the the Motor Vehicle Use Map (MVUM) of the area in your posession. 


When you buy a fuelwood permit you are responsible for fully understanding and agree to all conditions of the permit.

Violations of the conditions of the permit are punishable by a fine of not more than $5,000.00 or imprisonment for not more than six months or both (16 USC 551).


Christmas Tree Permits

The Boise and Payette National Forests Offices will begin selling Christmas tree permits on Monday, November 25, 2019 and continue through December 25.

Mushroom Picking Permit

Mushroom Gathering Policy

Mushroom gathering is best, as soon as the snow melts, in areas that have been burned or had ground disturbance within 2-3 years.  The first year is usually the best.