The White River National Forest is located in the northwestern center area of Colorado.
Where is this Forest?

 

Passes & Permits

Most national forests and grasslands are open, free of charge, for your use and enjoyment. Fees may be charged and permits required for some activities and locations. Commercial Road Use Rules and Road Use Permit Requirements are in effect on the White River National Forest. 

Please contact the appropriate Ranger District office for more information on the permits required. 

Interagency Annual Pass

Recreation Passes & Permits - Find information about available recreation passes.

Child Harvesting a Tree

Forest Products Permits - Permits are required to remove forest products such as firewood, rocks and minerals, transplants and decorative wood. Find information on mushrooms, Christmas tree cutting, firewood permits and more.

Image of Commercial filming on the White River National Forest

Event/Commercial Permits - Find information on commercial use, outfitter guide, photography permit requirements and more.

Business permittees, such as campground concessionaires & outfitter guides must have appropriate permits to provide services on National Forest Lands.

Jeeps on Holy Cross City Road #759

Other permits - Find information about special use & road use permits, memorial trees and more.