Contact Us

BLM, Forest Service Offer Christmas Tree Permits

Lee/Central Press/Getty Images

The Bureau of Land Management offers Christmas tree permits for sale every year.

Cindy Wertz, public affairs specialist with the BLM, says permits are good for up to five trees, though the number allowed varies by field office.

“You simply need to go into a BLM office and talk to the information people and they can get a permit for you. They range between $5 and $10 dollars depending on the area and the size of the tree your interested in.”

Wertz says you can cut any tree, with some height limitations, as long as its in the prescribed area on BLM land.

“We really recommend Sub-alpine Fir, Douglas Fir, Log Pole Pine as some of the best species for your Christmas Tree.”

She says it’s the permit holders responsibility to know where they are at all times.

“Please make sure your not on private land or Forest Service land. You do need a permit in  their areas and some of our BLM offices  offer Forest Service permits for sale.”

Tree cutters must have a valid permit with them while cutting a tree. Trees may not be cut within a wilderness area, timber sale area, or developed campgrounds.

Permits can be purchased between 8  and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday from any BLM Wyoming field office.

 

 

More News from K2 Radio

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://k2radio.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on K2 Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on K2 Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!