r It is old-fashioned family fun to venture out into the forest to cut your own tree for the Christmas holiday season. They love helping pick out the tree and being part of taking it home. It is something memories are made of. If you have time for a day trip to the forest this unique experience can be yours in this age of plastic trees and Christmas tree sales lots on almost every corner.
The Spanish Fork Ranger District has 400 Christmas tree permits that will go on sale Tuesday, November 7, 2017. The tree cutting permits sell for $10 each and are limited to one per adult, 16 years of age and older. The permits are sold on a first-come, first served basis until all tags are sold.
Spanish Fork Ranger District area for cutting lies within the Vernon area located in Tooele County. Only Pinyon or Juniper trees 20 feet tall or shorter may be cut and removed. Christmas tree cutting is allowed until December 24 and all trees must be tagged before transporting them home. If you need additional information contact the District Ranger Office at (801) 798-3571.