Christmas Tree Hunting In Pike National Forest

Dec 20, 2013

A tree hunter sizes up his harvest in Pike National Forest
Credit Maggie Spencer/KRCC

It’s an annual tradition in the Rocky Mountain Region for folks to search for holiday trees in the National Forests.  

A Pike National Forest sign directs visitors to an ideal tree hunting spot
Credit Maggie Spencer/KRCC

KRCC’s Maggie Spencer recently set out into the Pikes Peak Ranger District with fire prevention officer Dawn Sanchez and found the Gurzi’s of Colorado Springs on the hunt for their tree. She brought back this audio postcard.