The Gallatin National Forest is located in the south central part of Montana.
Where is this Forest?


Maps & Publications

Custer Gallatin Maps Available Electronically

National Forest Maps and Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM's) are available on mobile devices! 

Get the Avenza app directly in your iOS or Android App Store, then search for and purchase or download free maps of your choice.  (Motor Vehicle Use Maps included!)

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Online:  To purchase maps online visit the National Forest Store, maps from forests across the nation and speciality maps can be purchased.

Download MVUM Maps Online Below or get the Avenze App for your mobile Device

At District:  To purchase a map in person, visit your local ranger district office of the respective Forest/district.

The Custer Gallatin National Forest has six maps available for purchase to cover 7 districts; a specific map is also available to the Absaroka Beartooth Wilderness.

Ashland Ranger District– covers far south-eastern Montana surrounding Ashland, MT Images of all maps sold for the Custer Gallatin

Beartooth Ranger District(covers National Forest surrounding Red Lodge, MT and the Pryor Mountain unit, along with part of the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness)

Gallatin West– covering the west side of the forest including portions of the Bozeman Ranger District and Hebgen Lake Ranger District

Gallatin North– covering the Bridger and Crazy Mountain Ranges (Bozeman and Yellowstone Ranger Districts respectively)

Gallatin Central– spans the Yellowstone, Gardiner and portions of the Beartooth Ranger District, across much of the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness

Sioux Ranger District(far south-eastern Montana and northwestern South Dakota) – covering all eight land units of the Sioux Ranger District.


Special Orders & Travel Plan Regulations, Maps:  Stock and Bicycle Restrictions


Gallatin Oversnow Vehicle Use Map Front Cover 2016

Fairy Lake Oversnow Detail Map

Gallatin Range Oversnow Detail Map

Hyalite/Bozeman Creek/Bear Canyon Oversnow Detail Map

Mill Creek Oversnow Detail Map

Hebgen Lake Oversnow Detail Map

Jardine Oversnow Detail Map

Taylor Fork Oversnow Detail Map

West Yellowstone Oversnow Detail Map

Cooke City Oversnow Detail Map



Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)

Travel maps are available for download online or hardcopies in person at your respective local district including:

Absaroka-Beartooth (West)

Absaroka-Beartooth (East)


Beartooth (North)

Beartooth (South)

Beartooth (Pryors) Tables for Pryor Unit


Crazy Mountains

Gallatin Range

Hebgan and North Madison Ranges

Sioux - Montana Units

Sioux - South Dakota Units

*For a step by step guide on how to put Motor Vehicle Use Maps and forest maps on your phone, please read our instruction brochure.

Hiking Trail and Area Maps

Beartooth Ranger District Maps (Beartooth and Pryor Mountains)

Other Maps

For a step by step guide for putting good quality US Forest Service 7.5 minute quad maps on your smartphone or mobile device, please see our instruction brochure.

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