Santa Cruz Mountains

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Having trouble finding trail maps of the Santa Cruz Mountains?

National Geographic covers this coastal, redwood forest region with two colorful topo maps.

The coastal mountain area is heavy on residential and much of it private land. Several State Parks and a few county parks are central hubs for outdoor recreation, all year round. Hike or backpacking; camping options available in most parks. Mountain bikes are allowed only in some areas, so do your research online before you make the drive.

PARKS IN THE REGION –
Ano Nuevo State Park
Big Basin State Park
Butano State Park
Castle Rock State Park
Forest of Nisene Marks State Park
Henry Cowell State Park
Portola State Park
Quail Hollow Ranch County Park
Sam McDonald County Park
Sanborn County Park



San Francisco Trail Maps

The Bay Area is one of most populated areas of the Golden State, although it does offer some of the best “city hiking” anywhere around. Located next to the coast, this area has beaches, cliffs, waterfalls, redwood groves and numerous local mountains.

Several brands of hiking maps exist for the San Francisco Bay Area. National Geographic, Tom Harrison, Wilderness Press.

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Wilderness Press Maps:

Pt Reyes National Seashore Map

Central San Francisco Peninsula Trails

San Francisco Peninsula Parklands

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see also –

SF Area Maps

Santa Barbara Books

Find Los Padres National Forest Map

Find Sespe Wilderness Trail Map

Find Channel Island National Park Map

Books about the Santa Barbara Coast & Santa Barbara Mountains

Eastern Sierra Books

Eastern Sierra Books
Mount Whitney, Bishop Hikes, Mammoth, June Lake & Mono Lake

Eastern Sierra Maps: