The Flathead National Forest is located in the northwest corner of Montana.
Where is this Forest?


Maps & Publications

The Flathead National Forest has the following maps available for sale
at the Supervisor's Office and at all District Offices. Forest Service Maps
can also be purchased on-line at the National Forest Store.

Flathead Forest Plan Revision maps and graphics are available free from the
Map and Graphics Gallery.
These map files are very large, download to your computer to view.
(Right Click on the cover graphic and Save Target As...)


USGS Quad Maps -
1:24,000 (2.64"=1 mile),
contours $8.00 plus shipping
 (Available at Tally Lake and
Swan Lake District Offices or USGS)
Click on Map for Index

Index of the Flathead NF Quads


Flathead National Forest
Visitor Map
- Printed
(1/2"= 1 mile)
no contours
$10.00 polyart

2015 Flathead National Forest Cover

Available to download from soon.
See more information below.



Flathead National Forest District Maps-
1:100,00 scale, 200 Ft. contours
 $5.00 each

Glacier View Ranger District Map Cover Cover for the Hungry Horse Spotted Bear District Map 2013 Swan Lake District - North Half 2013 Swan Lake District Cover - South Half Cover for the 2010 Tally Lake District Map



Flathead National Forest Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM) -FREE
at all district offices or download.These files are very large, download
to your computer to view. (Right click on map cover and Save Picture As...) 
The designations shown on these maps are effective as of the date
stamped or printed on the front cover.
These maps show the National
Forest System roads, National Forest System trails, and the areas on
the National Forest System lands that are designated for motor vehicle
use pursuant to 36 CFR 212.51.

Scale 1:100,000, no contours, black and white

Cover for the 2016 Glacier View MVUM Cover of the 2016 Hungry Horse Motor Vehicle Use Map Cover of the 2016 Spotted Bear RD Motor Vehicle Use Map Cover of the Swan Lake Ranger District 2016 Motor Vehicle Use Map

Cover of the 2016 Tally Lake Ranger District Motor Vehicle Use Map



Flathead National Forest District Over Snow Vehicle Use Maps
- Free

These maps show National Forest System roads, National Forest
System trails, and areas on National Forest System lands
where use by over-snow vehicles is allowed, restricted, or
prohibited pursuant to 36 CFR 212.81.

Scale 1:100,000, 200 Ft. contours



2013 Glacier View Ranger District Oversnow Vehicle Use Map Cover 2013 Hungry Horse and Spotted Bear District Oversnow Vehicle Use Map Cover Swan Lake Snowmobile North Half 2011 Swan Lake Snowmobile South 2011 Cover for the 2010 Tally Lake OverSnow Vehicle Use Map



2014 Flathead Area Groomed Snowmobile Map  - Free

This map is made in cooperation with State of Montana and area snowmobile clubs, showing groomed snowmobile trails in the Stillwater/Canyon Creek, Desert Mountain, Swan Lake and Skyland Areas.

Scale 1"= 1 Mile, 200 Ft. contours

2014 Groomed Snowmobile Map Cover

Front / Back



Wilderness Maps -

1992 Mission Mountains Wilderness Map


Cover of the 2011 Bob Marshall Wilderness Map


1:50,000 scale
20/40 ft. contours
Paper - $9.00

1:100,000 scale
200 ft. contours
Polyart - $10.00


Three Forks of the Flathead
Wild & Scenic River Float Guide
(Updated 2015)


Full color, waterproof guide
to be used when floating on the
Three Forks of the Flathead Wild
& Scenic River. 

Scale 1:63360 (1"= 1 mile)
100 ft. contours

Cover of the 2015 Flathead National Forest Float Guide

Download .pdf's -

General Information
and Regulations

North Fork

Middle Fork

South Fork

Jewel Basin Hiking Area


Full color, waterproof guide.
Contour map showing the
hiking trails in the Jewel Basin.
Also includes visitor information
and restrictions.

Scale 1:42,240 (1.5"= 1 mile)
200 ft. contours

Jewel Basin Hiking Area



If you own a mobile device such as an iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch or Android (4.0.3 or newer), you can take the Flathead National Forest
Visitor Maps and MVUMs with you.


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1. Download the free Avenza PDFMaps app, available at to your mobile device.

2. Once you have Avenza on your mobile device, use your device to
download the maps at while running the app select and
search for Flathead National Forest Visitor for the north and south half
maps. With the app and maps installed on your mobile device, you
will be able to:

  • View your location on the PDF Forest Visitor Map using the built-in
    GPS device
  • Measure distances and areas
  • Plot waypoints
  • View maps offline
  • And more…