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2020 Christmas Tree Cutting Permit Information

The California Welcome Center will not be selling Christmas Tree Permits for 2020.  Below are options for purchasing Christmas Tree Permits and links for more information. We wish you and your families a safe and healthy holiday season. 

Shasta-Trinity National Forest:

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the US Forest Service Offices are currently closed.  Tree Permits for the Shasta-Trinity National Forest may be purchased online, by mail, and in some retail locations in Mt. Shasta, McCloud, and Weaverville.  Here is a link to more information about Shasta-Trinity National Forest tree cutting permits.

Retail Locations:
For information on purchasing a Christmas Tree Permit at retail locations in Mt. Shasta, McCloud and Weaverville please contact the following businesses to verify hours and availability.
Mt. Shasta locations include: The Fifth Season, Ramshaw’s Ace Hardware, Solano’s Do It Best Hardware. In McCloud contact McCloud Outdoors and Gear Exchange.
Weaverville locations include: Crockett's Up North Confectionary & Mercantile and the Trinity County Visitor Center.

By mail
Permits may be purchased by calling with a credit card or mailing a check to your local Shasta-Trinity National Forest Ranger Station. Permits and maps will be returned by mail. Please allow up to two weeks for processing.

Lassen National Forest (LNF):

Sales for Christmas tree permits will begin on November 1, 2020, by mail ONLY.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, LNF offices remain closed. The Old Station Visitor Center and the Hat Creek Ranger Station will not be staffed to sell Christmas tree permits this year.
The Shasta-Trinity National Forest will no longer be selling permits for Christmas trees to be cut in Lassen National Forest.

If you would like to cut a Christmas tree in the LNF, send your request for a Christmas tree permit along with a check for $10.00 to one of the following locations:
Almanor Ranger District, 900 E. Hwy 36, P.O. Box 767, Chester CA 96020
Eagle Lake Ranger District, 477-050 Eagle Lake Road, Susanville, CA 96130
Hat Creek Ranger District, 43225 E. Hwy 299, P.O. Box 220, Fall River Mills, CA 96028
Supervisor’s Office, 2550 Riverside Drive, Susanville, CA 96130
Click here for a tree permit order form. 

Information on the Lassen National Forest tree cutting permits can be found here.

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