Forest Products Permits

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

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 authorizatin, 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.
Firewood permits and cutting are now completed until late spring early summer of June 2018
Logan Ranger District Free Firewood Available this wood is black/crack willow and is difficult to split.

The Logan Ranger District has opened up some new firewood cutting areas along the Sinks Road (FR 055) and Long Hollow (FR056). Permits will be issued for a minimum of 3 cords for $22.50 and a maximum of 10 cords for $75.00. Permits are valid for dead and down wood, in designated areas. 
Contact the district office for specific dates, maps and accessibility at 435-755-3620. Permits are available at the Logan Ranger District, 1500 E Highway 89 Logan Utah.

Evanston Ranger District at (307) 789-3194, Mt. View Ranger District at (307) 782-6555 Firewood cutting permits are available June 16, 2017 through November 14, 2017. Personal Use Firewood Flyer  Post and Pole Flyer and Map Teepee Pole Flyer. Evanston Ranger District cutting area map
Mt. View Ranger District cutting area map
Ornamental Trees and Plants Flyer  

Heber/Kamas Ranger District at (435) 783-4338 or
(435) 654-0470
Personal Use Firewood Cutting Flyer & Map and
Post and Pole Cutting Flyer and Map for the Heber-Kamas Ranger District

Spanish Fork Ranger District at (801) 798-3571 Personal Use Firewood Cutting Info

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.


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