Forest Products Permits

Christmas Trees

EUREKA, Calif. Christmas tree permits will be available from the Six Rivers National Forest from November 5 through December 21 and can be purchased at any local Forest office or by mail.


Permits are being sold at the following Six Rivers National Forest office locations and are valid anywhere within the Forest.


Phone Number

Smith River National Recreation Area (NRA)

P.O. Box 228 – Highway 199
Gasquet, CA  95543

(707) 457-3131

Orleans/Ukonom Ranger District

P. O. Box 410 – Highway 96
Orleans, CA 95556 

(530) 627-3291

Lower Trinity Ranger District

P. O. Box 68 – 580 Highway 96
Willow Creek, CA  95573

(530) 629-2118

Six Rivers National Forest, Supervisor’s Office

1330 Bayshore Way
Eureka, CA  95501

(707) 442-1721


Cutting firewood for personal use is a popular past-time for a lot of people who live near the Six Rivers National Forest. Each year, hundreds of people go to the woods to stock up on a winter supply of firewood, lots of times thinking about how pleasant it will be to sit in front of a warm fire on a cold winter night. There is something very satisfying about a nicely cut, split, and stacked wood pile.

Before you head out with your chainsaw, there are a few things you should know about cutting firewood on the National Forest.