Hiking Maps AZ & Books for Camping Arizona
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Central Sierra National Forest Map. USDA
Neighboring Yosemite National Park on the westside, Sierra NF is one of the most popular National Forest in U.S. – and California, due to its proximity to the National Park. John Muir Wilderness is within easy reach and trailhead parking can get close to higher elevations, via Lake Edison. Kings River w/ Pine Flat Reservoir and Kings Canyon National Park is on the south border of this forest.
Numerous reservoirs, big rivers, many creeks, meadows, granite walls, domes, mountain peaks. Wilderness trailheads, backpacking, boating, camping, fishing, hot springs, kayaking, mountain biking, mountaineering routes, off roading, river rafting, rock climbing, snowmobiling, snow ski & xc.
Waterproof map of the Sierra Nevada. Quality USDA maps created for the National Forest Service. Yosemite West, Kaiser Pass, Kaiser Wilderness, Huntington Lake & Shaver Lake, Dinkey Creek, Wishon Reservoir & Courtright Reservoir. Western Sierra Nevada Wilderness.
Ranger Map – NFS issued map. GPS: Longitude & Latitude; Rivers, Creeks, Peaks, Elevations, 4WD & every dirt BackRoad, Hot Springs, Equestrian Areas, all Campgrounds, Hiking Trails & BackPacking Trailheads.
Areas include: Western Sierra, Sierra Summit, Mariposa, Wawona, Oakhurst, Merced River, Bass Lake, Huntington Lake, Shaver Lake, Kaiser Pass, Dinkey Creek, South Yosemite, Mono Hot Springs, San Joaquin River, Mammoth Pool Reservoir, Lake Edison, Florence, Wishon, Courtright, John Muir Trail/Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Mammoth, Sierra Lakes, North Kings Canyon National Park, Pine Flat Reservoir, Black Rock Reservoir, Kings River, Monarch Wilderness.
Map Size: 36″x 40″ overall / 4″x9″ folded; Printed in 2011 on waterproof plastic. ISBN# 9781593514907
Wildfire has recently ravaged about half of this National Forest, from Shaver Lake to Mammoth Pool Reservoir; Kaiser Wilderness, San Joaquin River, Huntington Lake, all the way out to Lake Edison. Many areas could be closed to logging and fire cleanup. Check with USFS for specifics.
Creek Fire 2020
Several areas of Humboldt Toiyabe National Forests span the California eastern state border with Nevada. In the south near Las Vegas with Spring Mountains @ Mt Charleston, all the way up to Mono Lake @ the Eastern Sierra mountains, and even further north to include all forest south of Lake Tahoe.
Toiyabe NF Map: North
Toiyabe – Carson Ranger District, also known as Humboldt-Toiyabe; Humboldt Toiyabe National Forests
Northern Sierra California, Eastern Sierra, Lake Tahoe Basin, Grover Hot Springs, Carson Range, Mount Rose, Walker River
PLASTIC MAP; water & tear resistant. Ranger Map – NFS issued map. GPS: Longitude & Latitude; Rivers, Creeks, Peaks, Elevations, 4WD & every dirt BackRoad, Hot Springs, Equestrian Areas, all Campgrounds, Hiking Trails & BackPacking Trailheads.
Areas include: Northern Sierra California, Lake Tahoe Basin, Tuolumne County, Alpine County, Mono County, Placer County, Reno Nevada, Sparks, Carson City, Bridgeport, Carson Range, Mount Rose, Walker River, Carson Iceberg Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Leavitt Meadows, Ebbetts Pass, Topaz Lake, Grover Hot Springs, Upper Blue Lake, Lower Blue Lake, Fallen Leaf Lake. Map Size: 27″x 36″ overall / 4″x9″ folded; Printed on plastic in 2006. ISBN# 9781593513344
Wildfire has recently burnt the forest regions all around Markleeville and Grover Hot Springs, as well as areas near US Hwy 395. Trails and campgrounds could be closed for repair work.
Tamarack Fire 2021
Bridgeport Map / Bridgeport Lakes / Toiyabe NF / Eastern Sierra California
Mono Lake, Lee Vining, Bridgeport, East Walker River, Lundy, Twin Lakes, Virginia Lakes, Hoover Wilderness
PLASTIC MAP PAPER; water & tear resistant. Ranger Map – NFS issued map. GPS: Longitude & Latitude; Rivers, Creeks, Peaks, Elevations, 4WD & every dirt BackRoad, Hot Springs, Equestrian Areas, all Campgrounds, Hiking Trails & BackPacking Trailheads.
Areas include: Eastern Sierra, Northern Sierra California, Alpine County, Mono County, Lee Vining, Bridgeport, East Walker River, Virginia Lakes, Trumbull Lake, Hoover Wilderness, Carson Iceberg Wilderness, Wellington Hills NV, Pine Grove NV, Aurora Canyon, Bodie ghost town, Twin Lakes, Topaz Lake, Mono Lake, Lundy Lake, Bridgeport Reservoir, Western Nevada, Douglas County. Map Size: 31″x 36″ overall / 4″x9″ folded; Printed on plastic in 2014. ISBN# 9781593513337
Twin Lakes, next to Bridgeport in California’s Eastern Sierra
New atlas for Baja California MX, created by Benchmark Maps.
Released MAY 2021
Landon’s legacy will always live on with the amazing map that he created; published between 1997-2009. The Baja California Almanac is regarded as the best topographical map of the Baja California peninsula. This map book has been out of print since 2010 and finding one on eBay or Amazon is often difficult.
Landon S. Crumpton (RIP) * dirt biker turned map maker
This smaller Baja fold out map was a once-off map publication that was printed in the mid-2000s, but it is impossible to find now. Originally selling for a mere $5.95, they were quickly outta stock and never to be seen again.
Furthermore, if you are seeking to travel Baja California in depth, may we suggest a GPS unit; and downloading the more relevant, digital maps over at Baja GPS Guide. They have newer digital maps for this region. Claiming to be the most detailed map of Baja, Copper Canyon, and mainland Mexico. NOTE: must own a compatible GPS for this map. BAJA & MEXICO E32 TOPO MAP
Explore Baja: Petroglyphs, Back Roads, Surf Spots, Fishing Maps, Off Road Routes, Mountains, Deserts, Camping, Beaches, Sea of Cortez; in particular, these popular favorite south-of-the-border destinations Guadalupe Canyon Hot Springs and Mikes Sky Ranch
Several notable Baja California towns: