Continue the family tradition! Cut your own Christmas tree in the snow-covered Cypress Hills December 1st – December 23rd , 2018.

A permit is required prior to cutting and can be obtained at from the Visitor Centre, open Wednesday to Sunday 9:30 am – 5:00 pm; Closed Monday & Tuesday.
Permits are free but donations are accepted to support providing opportunities to enjoy your park.
Things to keep in mind:
Cutting is only allowed in designated areas. Trees cannot be cut in the Elkwater town site, near park facilities or along Highway 41.
Vehicles must stay on roads at all times.
Cut tree with hand saw or axe. Power equipment/chainsaws are not permitted.
You can cut up to three trees (if required) per permit.
Roads are subject to winter closures, pending weather conditions. Please call the Visitor Centre before driving to the park.

 

For more information, visit: https://www.albertaparks.ca/parks/south/cypress-hills-pp/activities-events/events/