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Forest Christmas tree permits available

Black Hills National Forest Christmas tree permits are available to purchase either online at or from private vendors throughout the Black Hills. Details about where to cut your tree and height restrictions may be found at Locally, the permits are available at the Sundance Travel Center.

“For many families, venturing into a National Forest to cut their Christmas tree for the holidays is a treasured tradition carried on for generations,” said Scott Jacobson, Public Affairs Officer.

To purchase a Christmas tree permit online, visit and search for Bla...