The Vernal Field Office offers wood and stone permits for personal and commercial use.  Please contact us at (435)781-4400 for more information, or visit us at 170 South 500 East in Vernal, Utah to obtain a permit.  Wood cutting areas are posted as maps below. Please remember that taking wood and stone without a permit may result in penalties and fines.

Wood Gathering Permits
Permits are $5.00 per cord, with a two cord minimum and a five cord maximum.
There is a 10% road maintenance fee.
You may gather wood from only Juniper and Pinyon trees.

DUCHESNE COUNTY
Diamond Mountain Wood Cutting Areas

LOCATION

 

 

Wood Canyon

T11S, R14E

5-Mile

T10S, R15E

Prickley Pear

T10, 11S
R15, 16 E

MAP OF THESE AREAS 
PINYON AND JUNIPER AVAILABLE
Check out the Price Map (1:100,000)

UINTAH COUNTY
Bookcliffs Wood Cutting Areas

LOCATION

 
Rabbitt MountainT11S, R25E50 miles south of Vernal
Wolf Den, 
Atchee Ridge/Big Park Area
T13S. R25E65 miles south of Vernal
McCook RidgeT14S, R24E70 miles south of Vernal
Monument RidgeT14S, R23E70 miles south of Vernal
Seep RidgeT13S, R23E65 miles south of Vernal
Agency DrawT13S, R20E70 miles south of Vernal
MAP OF THESE AREAS  
MOSTLY PINYON PINE WITH SOME JUNIPER
Check the Seep Ridge Map (1:100,000)


Stone Gathering Permits

Permits are $22.00 per ton, with a 1 ton minimum and a 3 ton maximum. A $3 material site reclamation fee/ton applies. Collection is for personal use only. A consultation with BLM geologists is required to collect over 3 tons of stone.

The two collection areas are in Duchesne and Uintah Counties:

  • West Wrinkles T11S, R15E, Section 15 & 22, NW1/4, N2NE,SWNE & NWSE
  • Buck Canyon T12S, R21E, Section 35.