For detailed maps, click on a county and then click on a numbered block within the county map that appears.
"Specific Area Permits" are issued for fuelwood collection on State Forest land in the Upper Peninsula. Use the following link to contact the appropriate field office: Upper Peninsula Fuelwood Contact Information
Click a county on the map above, or from the list below, for maps of state land open to fuelwood collection.
If you are interested in fuelwood from state land OTHER THAN state forest land, you need to contact the local administering office for that land (e.g., state game area, state recreation area). The state management of forest land south of the Muskegon-Bay City line is limited. Thus the opportunities to obtain a permit for firewood in that area are limited. Most of the state forest land in southern Michigan is managed for recreation and wildlife purposes and firewood permits are rarely issued. To inquire about availability of fuelwood permits at parks and state game areas, contact: