Permits to cut firewood in the Heber Ranger District will no longer be available at 7-Eleven stores in Heber City. Permits will be available on weekends at the Strawberry Visitor Center, 23 miles east of Heber on U.S. 40 near Strawberry Reservoir.
The center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Permits are still available Monday through Friday at the Heber Ranger District Office.The cost of a cord is $10. The minimum purchase is two cords with a limit of 10 per individual or household. The wood available this year is a mix of conifer and aspen, both dead and down. Permits will be available until Sept. 29. The cutting area will be open until Oct. 15.
More information on the cutting areas and permits may be obtained by calling or visiting the Heber Ranger District office at 2460 S. Highway 40 in Heber City, 654-0470, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.