Forest Products Permits

2020 Christmas Tree Cutting on National Forests in Utah

Heber-Kamas Ranger District Flyer and General Map  Map of highway 35, Map of Highway 150, Map of Strawberry area

online Christmas tree cutting permits for the Heber-Kamas Ranger Districts are sold out. You can still purchase Christmas tree cutting permits for Heber-Kamas in person at the Kamas office, 50 East Center Street, Kamas, Utah, Monday-Friday 8am to 4:30pm or the Mirror Lake Service (Chevron) 2 N. Main Street, Kamas 7 days a week. Permits are $20.00 and it is one permit per household, one tree only.

Evanston/Mt. Ranger District Flyer and Evanston Map Mt. View Map
Online passes

Spanish Fork Ranger District: Christmas tree permits are sold out for the Spanish Fork Ranger District

Ashley National Forest

Dixie National Forest

Fishlake National Forest

Manti-LaSal National Forest 

Sawtooth National Forest

Caribou-Targhee National Forest

Bridger-Teton National Forest

Bureau of Land Management Utah Christmas Tree Cutting Info

2020 Christmas Tree Farms in Utah

Forest Product Permits

The following actions are prohibited: Cutting, removing or otherwise damaging any timber, tree, or other forest product, including special forest products and forest botanical products without a permit.

Forest Products are forest resources that are used for personal, commercial, and scientific purposes.  Examples include (Christmas trees, firewood, small tree, and other live plants, collections of cones, bark, conks, boughs, mushrooms, post and poles, rocks, etc.) except as authorized by Federal law, regulation, permit, contract, special use authorization, free use authorization, or personal use authorization. 

Guidelines for Plant Collection:

  • Following appropriate environmental analysis, commercial collection of native species (plants, plant parts, or seed-quantity, location and appropriateness) may be allowed.
  • Except for Forest Service approved scientific or restoration projects, or cultural use, no collection of seeds or plants are permitted in Research Natural Areas, Special Interest Areas, Wilderness or recommended Wilderness, developed recreation sites, the Central Wasatch Management Areas, and within the Cache Box-Elder Management Area from mouth of Logan Canyon to Temple Fork and Tony Grove-White Pine areas.

Firewood cutting permits allows firewood cutters to remove downed timber or to cut standing dead trees under most conditions. Firewood cutters are urged to use caution when driving and cutting in the forest, as both are potentially dangerous activities. 

The funds generated by firewood permit sales go directly into road maintenance and salvage sale fund.

The Ogden and Logan Ranger Districts firewood permits  map  will begin selling firewood permits for the 2020 season over the phone and through the mail on Monday, June 15th. Permit holders may begin cutting after their permit is received via U.S. Postal Service. Purchases can be made by credit card over the phone, or by check through the mail. Purchasers using a credit card should call the Ranger District offices during regular business hours between 8 a.m. to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

  • Logan Ranger District (435) 755-3620, 1500 E. Highway 89, Logan, UT 84321
  • Ogden Ranger District, (801) 625-5112, 507 25th St., Ogden, UT 84401

Evanston Ranger District at (307) 789-3194, Mt. View Ranger District at (307) 782-6555 Firewood cutting permits are available June 1, 2020 through November 15, 2020. Personal Use Firewood Flyer  
Evanston Ranger District cutting area map
Mt. View Ranger District cutting area map 
Post and Pole Flyer  Information not available yet
TeePee Pole Cutting Flyer Information not available yet

Heber/Kamas Ranger District at (435) 783-4338 or (435) 654-0470 
Firewood permits will go on sell on June 29, 2020
Personal Use Firewood Cutting Flyer & Map 
Post and Pole Cutting Flyer and Map
Transplanting Tree brochure and Map

Pleasant Grove Ranger District at (801) 785-3563  
Transplanting Tree Information

Spanish Fork Ranger District at (801) 798-3571 Permits were only sold through September 30, 2020.

Ashley National Forest firewood cutting information

Salt Lake Ranger District:  Rock Permit
The Salt Lake Ranger District has discontinued the rock permit program.  Bureau of Land Management, Salt Lake District Office is issuing permits for their district.  For additional information contact 801-977-4300.