Green Ridge State Forest

​​Firewood Cutting

Domestic fuelwood is permitted on Green Ridge State Forest with a permit. Permits are good for 1/2 cord of wood ($5 per permit) or one cord of wood  ($10 per permit) and can be purchased for at the forest headquarters. ½ cord is approximately one pick-up load. Only standing dead trees or dead trees laying on the ground and recent logging debris may be cut and only ten cords per family unit will be issued per year. Wood is for personal use only and may not be used commercially.

Firewood use on Green Ridge State Forest

Firewood for camping must be purchased from local vendors or gathered on site. Please DO NOT bring personal firewood into the State Forest. A wide variety of forest insect pests are accidentally transported and introduced to new areas by transporting personal firewood between distinct geographic locations. Please keep our forests safe!