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Forest Christmas tree permits now available online for the holiday season – Colorado Springs, Colorado

Colorado Springs, Colorado 2021-11-24 14:33:03 –

Pueblo, Colorado — Pike-San Isabel National Forest and Christmas Tree Permits for Cimarron and Komanchi National Grasslands are now available for purchase online.

Permits for the Reedville, Salida, San Carlos, South Park and South Pratt Ranger districts are currently on sale. Permits for the Pikes Peak Ranger District will be available from the same site starting Friday, November 26th.

Visitors can buy a Christmas tree permit at Pike-San Isabel National Forests & Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands Site on Recreation.gov Complete the transaction by logging in or setting up a Recreation.gov account.

Permits for the San Carlos, Salida and Reedville Ranger districts are $ 10 per bottle and $ 20 per bottle in South Park, South Pratt and Pikes Peak Ranger districts, plus a small Recreation.gov transaction fee. increase.

“Choosing and cutting trees is a great way for family and friends to interact with the forest. To improve the health of the forest by removing trees from densely populated stands while making holiday memories together. It’s the best way. “

Deputy Forest and Grassland Supervisor Jim Pitts

In addition to permits, this site contains details about the specified logging area, maps, and tips for selecting and logging trees. It is important to carefully read the overview and information you need to know before making a purchase, as the permit is only valid in the area where you purchased it. Permits are also non-transferable. Nor can it be extended from one year to the next.

Visitors must print the permit and follow all regulations and recommended procedures when cutting the Christmas tree. In addition, because weather conditions can change rapidly, cell services may be inadequate or unavailable in some parts of the forest, so dress in warm layers and bring a paper map to prepare. Is important.

For more information on the San Isabel National Forest and the Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands, please visit: https://www.fs.usda.gov/main/psicc/home Or join the conversation at https://twitter.com/PSICC_NF When https://www.facebook.com/PSICCNF..



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