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



Lassen Park Map

NatGeo Lassen Volcanic Map

Northern California:
Lassen Volcano National Park
Lassen National Forest
Lassen Lakes
Lassen Camping

National Geographic Maps are full color, waterproof plastic; 2-sided, updated regularly. Campgrounds, trailheads, all roads, rivers, creeks, lakes. Trails Illustrated, National Geographic Map #268; 4.1 x 0.3 x 9 inches; ISBN# 9781566956796

lassen park map

Lassen National Forest surrounds Lassen Volcanic National Park. Lake Almanor, Susanville, Fall River Mills, Burney Falls, Juniper Lake, Drakesbad Ranch, Bucks Lake Wilderness NatGeo w/ GPS: Longitude & Latitude; Rivers, Creeks, Peaks, Elevations, 4WD & every dirt BackRoad, Hot Springs, Equestrian Areas, all Campgrounds, Hiking Trails & BackPacking Trailheads.

NFSLassen National Forest
NPS Lassen National Park

Eagle Lake, Susanville

Areas include: Northern California, Butte County, Tehama County, Shasta County, Plumas County, Lassen County, Burney, Ahjumawi Lava Springs State Park, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Manzanita Lake, Mineral, Shingletown, Ponderosa Sky Ranch, Hwy. 89, Hwy. 36, Lassen Volcanic Peak, Stover Mountain, Feather River.

USGS Volcano California

Wilderness Press also makes a topographic map for Lassen Volcanic National Park & vicinity, which includes Bucks Lake, Caribou & Thousand Lakes Wilderness Areas

see also –
Lassen National Forest Map USDA
Lassen Forest Topo Atlas

Mount Whitney Hiking Maps

The tallest peak means this region is a super popular destination with avid hikers, mountaineers and backpackers alike. Usually only accessible about half the year, due to snow (NOV-MAY) and USDA permits are required.

Mt Whitney Topo by Wilderness Press (listed below)

Mount Whitney High Country Map
Mount Whitney Zone Map

both Topographic Maps by Tom Harrison

Whitney Portal Rd

Whitney Portal Road

Mount Whitney Zone
Tom Harrison

Whitney hikes

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Mount Whitney Map, Whitney Portal. Topo Trail. Mt Whitney maps. Tom Harrison Trail Map: Mount Whitney Zone Trail Map, Lone Pine, CA; Areas include: Whitney Portal, Crabtree, Cottonwood Lakes, Rock Creek. Whitney Portal Trailheads, Outpost Camp, Trail Camp, Whitney Summit, Mountaineer’s Route, High Sierra Trail, Crescent Meadow, and the John Muir Trail Junction.

Durable, waterproof plastic map; Folded. Map Scale: 31.7K; ISBN# 9781877689697

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Mount Whitney High Country Map
Tom Harrison

Mount Whitney High Country Map, Whitney trail map, Topo trails. Tom Harrison Trail Map: Mount Whitney High Country, with Lone Pine California. Pear Lake, Lodgepole, Mineral King, Mt. Whitney Peak, Kern Canyon, Ash Mountain, Whitney Portal, Little Five Lakes, Bearpaw Meadow, Triple Divide Peak, Cottonwoods Lakes, Horseshoe Meadow. Eastern Sierra, High Sierra Backpacking, Mount Whitney Map, Hike, Inyo National Forest, Eastern Sierra, Mount Whitney Map by Tom Harrison, Hike, Inyo National Forest, Eastern Sierra Hikes, Mt Whitney California Topo, Waterproof, Topographic Maps California, Sierra Whitney Hike, High Country Trails, California Sierra Mountains Durable, waterproof plastic map; Folded. Map Scale: 63K; ISBN# 9781877689512

WhitneyFalls

Wilderness Press

Recreation map for Mt. Whitney Peak and surrounding back country areas. Trails, passes, peaks, lakes, streams and a good overview of the five peaks region (all over 14,000′ elevation) Mt. Williamson, Mt. Tyndall, Mt. Russell, Mt. Whitney, and Mt. Muir.

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see also –
NatGeo Mount Whitney Map


Mount San Jacinto Maps

San Jacinto Wilderness Trail Map

USDA Map San Jacinto Wilderness

idyllwild mapsMount San Jacinto has a 33,400 acre wilderness surrounding the peak. This is part of the San Berdoo National Forest and lies on either side of San Jacinto State Wilderness. This rugged mountain area is excellent for rock climbing. Elevations range from 6,000 to 10,000 feet.

Printed on plastic in 2010. Map Scale – 1:42,240 w/ contour lines- 100 feet

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Mt San Jacinto Map
by Tom Harrison Maps

Southern California
San Jacinto Wilderness

Mt San Jacinto Map. Tahquitz Peak Climb, Tom Harrison Trail Map: San Jacinto Wilderness CA; Mount San Jacinto State Park Idyllwild Camping Backpacking; San Jacinto Peak, Palm Springs Hiking. Durable, waterproof plastic map; Folded. Map Scale: 42K; ISBN# 9781877689437

Jacinto

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towns nearby –
Hemet, CA
Idyllwild, CA
Indio, CA
Palm Desert, CA
Palm Springs, CA
Pine Cove, CA