Lake Tahoe Basin Map

Two different recreation maps for the Lake Tahoe Basin are created by the USDA & NatGeo. Several smaller brands for regional topographic trail maps. The US Forest Service has the Tahoe National Forest Map that encompasses a much larger area. Numerous books exist for backpacking and hiking around Tahoe.

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NatGeo Map #803 Tahoe Basin

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Lake Tahoe Trails Illustrated Map from National Geographic

Recreation Map for Lake Tahoe Basin, Topographic Lake Map, Backroads Hiking Maps, Tahoe Backpacking, Tahoe Camping, All Campgrounds, Trailheads, Creeks and Lakes. Sierra Nevada Back Roads, Truckee River Camping & Hiking Map. Very detailed & colorful. 2 -sided map, waterproof plastic map; tear resistant. GPS data. Map scale 1:63,360 / Contour Interval = 50 feet. ISBN# 9781566953344

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townNcountryMany believe that Lake Tahoe was formed by the collapse of an ancient volcanic crater, but the natural lake and mountain basin was actually formed by the rise and fall of the landscape due to faulting.

The Tahoe Basin which spans approximately 22 miles long (and 12 wide), is located on top of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. Separating California from Nevada state, a year-round, mountain resort destination. The lake is often referred to as “Jewel of the Sierra”.

Largest freshwater, alpine lake in North America.
Second deepest lake in the U.S.
Second highest lake in the U.S.

LAKE TAHOE – 6625′ elevation above sea level

Adventure Maps

Fine Edge Tahoe Maps

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Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, USDA Map


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Lake Tahoe Map USDA
Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit

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Lake Tahoe Basin & Vicinity

USGS Map California: Lake Tahoe Basin Map; Sierra Nevada Mountains, Lake Tahoe, Desolation Wilderness, Granite Chief, Fallen Leaf Lake. Tahoe Recreation, Camping Map. USDA NFS Recreation Area. All forest lands, trails & roads surrounding Lake Tahoe; 10 miles all the way around lake. Printed on waterproof plastic. Published 2010. ISBN# 9781593514808. Older version printed on paper in 1998.

TAHOE OUTDOOR RECREATION

  • backpacking
  • boating
  • camping
  • casinos
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • horseback
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • off-roading
  • sailing
  • snow skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • xc skiing

see also –
Tom Harrison Tahoe Rim Trail

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Tahoe National Forest

nearby towns:

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Kern River Maps

Kern River Canyon Recreation Maps

Lower Kern Trails

Lower Kern River Trail

  • backpacking
  • boulders
  • camping
  • cedar groves
  • fishing
  • fire lookout towers
  • hiking
  • horseback riding
  • hot springs
  • hunting
  • mountain meadows
  • mountain biking
  • off-roading
  • rock climbing
  • sequoia groves
  • wildflowers

Maps of the Kern River Canyon & vicinity:

Sequoia National Forest USDA Map
Dome Land Wilderness Map USDA
Golden Trout South Sierra Map USDA
Golden Trout Wilderness Map Tom Harrison
Jawbone Canyon, Kelso Valley OHV Map
Pacific Crest Trail Topo Map #3

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Lake Isabella, from Caliente Bodfish Road

Kern River
Kern Plateau
Shermans Pass Road #22S05
Sierra Back Road Maps

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Year Round Recreation

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digital maps for download

BLM Topo Map – Lake Isabella, California
Tom Harrison Topo Map – Golden Trout Wilderness
Giant Sequoia Forest Map Topo
Pacific Crest Trail – Section G (Map Bundle)

USGS Topo Map – Alta Sierra, Shirley Mdws (free)
USGS Topo Map – Cannel Peak, Creek, Meadows (free)
USGS Topo Map – Johnsondale, Sequoia NF (free)

Kern River (north) OHV Guide Map
Kern River (south) OHV Guide Map
CTUC Inyo & Sequoia (south) OHV Map
USFS Winter Recreation Map – Sequoia NF (free)
USFS Winter Recreation Map – Western Divide, Sequoia (free)
USFS Map Sequoia MVUM – Kern River North (free)
Sequoia MVUM – Western Divide Map (free)
Inyo MVUM – Monache Mdws, South Fork Kern River (free)
Inyo MVUM – Southern Sierra OHV Trails (free)

California Deer Hunting Zone D8 – Kern Map
California Deer Hunting Zone X10 – South Sierra Map

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nearby towns:

Kern back road destinations:

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Rincon Camp @ Sherman Pass Road

Sequoia Kings Recreation Map

Sequoia Kings Recreation Map
Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks
Tom Harrison Maps

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Sequoia Recreation Map Backpacking Trails. Includes both Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks, CA Recreation Map. Areas include: Lodgepole Campground, Mineral King Canyon, Giant Forests, Grant Grove Sequoia, Ash Mountain, Silver City California, Crystal Cave Sequoia, Mount Whitney. Durable, waterproof plastic map; Folded. Map Scale: 125K; ISBN# 9781877689499

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Sequoia & Kings Canyon NP Map

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Kings River Gorge

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Crystal Cave, Sequoia NP

see also –

Kings Canyon Highcountry
Mineral King Canyon Map
Sequoia Kings NP NatGeo Map
Sequoia NF Map USDA

National Parks

Two National Parks, side by side

Anza Borrego Desert Map

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Split Mountain, Anza Borrego State Park

Both Tom Harrison and Wilderness Press make topographic maps of this beautiful desert region in Southern California. Numerous free digital maps for specific areas are now available from Avenza Maps.

Wilderness Press Anza Borrego Desert Map

Anza Borrego MapAnza Borrego Desert State Park, San Diego Mountains, San Diego Desert Hiking, Free Car Camping, Secluded Camping California, Southern California Desert Campgrounds, SoCal Camping, OHV Trails San Diego County Back Roads

Anza Borrego Desert State Park

Anza Borrego Desert Region and the Yuha Desert. Ocotillo Wells SVRA, Bow Willow Campground, Split Mountain, Fish Creek Campground, Coyote Mountains, all Anza Borrego Campgrounds. Roads, highways, dirt roads, 4×4 routes, trails, San Diego back roads. Interstate 8, California State Route Highwy 78, San Diego County Rd S-22, San Diego Road S-2, Road S-3, Road S-1 Laguna mountains, Sunrise Highway, Great Stagecoach Route of 1849; Plastic Map ISBN# 9780899974019

This item is a companion map to the book called The Anza Borrego Desert Region, by Lowell and Diana Lindsay (Wilderness Press).

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apps/maps:
download digital topos & maps

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nearby towns:

Ocotillo Camping Coyote Wash

SPRINGTIME BLOOM: Ocotillo Camping (for free) in Coyote Wash

San Diego Backcountry Map

Tom Harrison Maps: San Diego Deserts, Anza Borrego Desert. Top selling map for the San Diego deserts!

San Diego Backcountry Recreation Map covers the entire Anza Borrego Desert State Park, the largest State Park in California & some portions of Cleveland National Forest; San Diego County Road S-2, S-22, Interstate 8, Highway 78 & Highway 94 to Tecate Mexico.

San Diego Backcountry Map

OLDER VERSION

Areas surrounding Borrego Springs, Anza Borrego Park map, Julian & Warner Springs. PCT access (Pacific Crest Trail) plus Table Mountain, Sheep Canyon, OHV Deserts Ocotillo Wells SVRA, McCain Valley Camping, Carrizo Gorge Trestle Hike, Jacumba Hot Springs, Tierra del Sol 4×4 Trails, San Diego Lake Morena, Barrett Lake, Campo CA Potrero Regional Park, Agua Caliente Hot Springs, Carrizo Goat Trestle & Canyon sin Nombre Badlands.

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Tom Harrison Recreation Map; Durable, waterproof plastic map; Folded. Map Scale: 125K; ISBN# 9781877689543

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ANZA BORREGO – Largest State Park in California