DENVER – The USDA Forest Service is offering cut-your-own Christmas tree opportunities throughout the Rocky Mountain Region this year. A permit is required. Permits will cost $8.00 to $20.00, depending on individual Forest pricing. These permits are for personal use only and local restrictions may apply. There is a limit of two to five trees per household.
General rules for cutting your own Christmas tree:
The trunk size should not exceed 6 inches in diameter; this is strictly enforced in some areas, some local exceptions may apply
Bring a handsaw to cut trees
You may NOT use chainsaws,...