Fuelwood Permits Now Available for 2023

Lassen National Forest reissues personal firewood permits after a near month-long pause.Mid-December, the Lassen National Forest said the sale of permits would stop after the end of the year to re-evaluate costs. Through the pandemic, permits were free of charge as many in the... Read More.

LNF to Suspend Free Fuelwood Permits

Lassen National Forest will suspend free personal firewood-cutting permits in the new year. Current permits are valid through December 31st, but the forest service with pause the sale of new permits through January 15th to determine a new per cord fee. The Forest Service... Read More.

Christmas Trees Permits Available Nov. 1

As your cobwebs come down and garland decks the halls, the Lassen National Forest begins offering Christmas tree permits tomorrow to fulfill those holiday traditions.You can get yours through the mail or in person once again, but with the ease of COVID restrictions, online... Read More.

LNF Seeks Input on Wilderness Permits

The Lassen National Forest is looking to go paperless. Wilderness permits are required if you plan to backpack into the national forests at a significant distance from trails and provide overnight access to undeveloped areas. Superintendent Jim Richardson says, “An online permit system can... Read More.

CalFIRE Suspends Burn Permits as of Next Week

Burn permits will be suspended for Lassen, Plumas, and Modoc counties by Monday. CAL Fire has established the suspension as temperatures peak this week and dry conditions continue throughout the state. As of the start of next week, you will not be allowed to... Read More.

CalFIRE Suspends Sierra County Burn Permits

Burn permits for Sierra County are suspended. CalFire Nevada Yuba Placer Unit has placed the ban due to increasing fire danger as temperatures rise and the state sees lower reservoir levels and an early snowpack melt. The ban is effective as of yesterday. You... Read More.