You can cut your own Christmas Tree in the White Mountain Forrest, provided you buy a permit for $5.00, a bargain in today’s Christmas Tree market. Permits are available from the White Mountain National Forest and their offices are located in Campton, Lincoln, Gorham and Conway NH. For office hours and permits visit:White Mountain Forrest website. Officials suggest that you pack a lunch, hot chocolate, warm clothing and expect to spend sometime in search of your tree. Only axes and handsaws are allowed for the cut and only one tree per family for personal use. Some areas like those near picnic areas are off limits check about limitation when getting your permit.