LARAMIE, Wyo. — Permits are now available for purchase to cut Christmas trees on the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests in northwest Colorado and southeastern Wyoming.
Online permit sales are a 24/7 convenience provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service.
To buy a Christmas tree permit online, visit the link here. It is important to carefully read the overview and need-to-know information prior to purchasing the permit. A $2.50 processing fee is applied to each online transaction, with each permit costing $10.
Trees must be for personal use, not for resale.
Some areas of the forest are off-limits to tree cutting or may be difficult to access.
The Forest Service would like to emphasize that cutting trees is prohibited in all wilderness and
developed recreation sites on the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests.