Permits are available at the Salmon River Quick Stop from 5:00 am to 10:00 pm, Sunday through Friday and on Saturdays from 5:00 am until 11:00 pm. Permits are available at the Stage Stop Junction from 8:30 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Saturday and Sundays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Permits are valid from January 1 until December 31 of the year purchased and allow woodcutters to take up to 10 cords of firewood. The permits cost $5.00 per cord and there is a $20 or four cord minimum purchase. A cord is the amount of tightly piled wood in a stack four feet high by four feet wide by eight feet long.
Additional information on Personal Use Firewood permits can be found on the Salmon-Challis National Forest Website by using the following link: Salmon-Challis Personal Use Firewood Information
Forest wide information is available at the Public Lands Center at 208-756-5100. For updated conditions and fuelwood information, contact one of the following offices:
Area Information For: Office: Number:
Challis-Yankee Fork Ranger District Challis-Yankee Fork RD (Challis) 208-879 4100
Leadore, North Fork, and
Salmon Cobalt Ranger Districts Leadore RD (Leadore) 208-768-2500
North Fork RD (North Fork) 208-865-2700
Lost River Ranger District Lost River RD (Mackay) 208-588-3400
Middle Fork Ranger District Middle Fork RD (Challis) 208-879-4101