Forest Products Permits

Permits for forest products are available for purchase at Ranger District Offices and the Supervisor's Office. Not all forest products are available on all districts.

Firewood and other Forest Products

Weather and fire danger permitting—no extensions.
$20 minimum purchase on each plan required.
 

Mount Taylor Ranger District

Grants 505-287-8833
Albuquerque 505-346-3900
 

Timeframe Approved Products Quantity Fee
May 15 – Oct. 15 Dead/Down/Standing, districtwide Oak One cord maximum per household $20.00 per cord
May 15 – Dec. 10 Dead/Down/Standing, districtwide Ponderosa Pine, Piñon, Juniper, Spruce, and some Aspen 10 cords minimum/maximum per household $2.00 per cord
March 15 – Dec. 10 Wildings, districtwide any species, except Oak Up to 5 feet only $10.00 per tree, maximum purchase $100

Magdalena Ranger District

Magdalena 575-854-2281
Albuquerque 505-346-3900
 

Timeframe Approved Products Quantity Fee
August 2 – Feb. 28 Dead/Down/Standing, districtwide Ponderosa Pine, Piñon, Juniper, Spruce, and some Aspen 10 cords minimum/maximum per household $2.00 per cord
August 2 – Feb. 28 Greenwood, districtwide Piñon and Juniper 4 cords minimum/maximum per household $5.00 per cord

Mountainair Ranger District

Mountainair 505-847-2990 
Tijeras 505-281-3304 
Albuquerque 505-346-3900 

Timeframe Approved Products Quantity Fee
SOLD OUT
July 13 – Dec 31 

SOLD OUT
Dead/Down/Decked in designated areas only. Ponderosa Pine with mix of Piñon and Juniper 

SOLD OUT
10 cords minimum/maximum per household
SOLD OUT
$2.00 per cord

Sandia Ranger District

Tijeras only 505-281-3304
 

Timeframe Approved Products Quantity Fee
March 15 – Nov. 15 Wildings, Forest Road 462 designated areas only. Piñon and Juniper. Up to 5 feet only $5.00 per tree, maximum purchase $50

Kiowa Ranger District

Clayton, NM only 575-374-9652
 

Timeframe Approved Products Quantity Fee
Sept. 14 - Feb. 15

Dead/Down Piñon and Juniper only

4 cord minimum, 10 cord maximum

$5.00 per cord

Minerals

The Ranger Districts on the Cibola National Forest and National Grasslands sell rock or sand/gravel permits for personal use only. Contact the ranger district for information. 

Christmas Trees

The Cibola National Forest also sells permits during the holiday season to cut a Christmas tree to make your holiday bright and festive.

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Rock/Sand and Gravel Permits

The Cibola National Forest and Grasslands sells permits for rock, sand and gravel for personal use only.


NM Landowner’s Fuelwood Removal Permit

Information and a form for private sales of woody products in New Mexico.  


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https://www.fs.usda.gov/main/cibola/passes-permits/forestproducts