The Huron-Manistee National Forests is located in the northern mainland part of Michigan.
Where is this Forest?


Maps & Publications

Map of the Huron-Manistee National Forests showing the location of the Forests within MichiganThe forest has a variety of maps available to aid visitors. To get more information on a particular map or to download an electronic version of an available map select the Feature or Spotlight below for the map you are looking for. 

  • Motor vehicle use maps (MVUM's) are available to all visitors free of charge to show where visitors can legally drive their motorized vehicles - select Motor Vehicle Use Maps. 
  • Visitor maps are available at offices for a nominal fee to assist visitors in locating recreation sites, and should be used in conjunction with MVUM's - select Visitor Maps. 
  • Topographical Maps are available at offices to provide detailed information on the topography of the forests Select Topographical Maps.
  • Wildlife habitat maps are available to show various stages of habitat across the forest - Select wildlife maps.
  • Recreation publications and maps are available for visitors recreating in specific areas of the forest - select Forest Publications and Recreation Maps. 

NOTE: We are in the process of updating our free, on-line recreation maps to meet electronic accessibility requirements. We appreciate your patience as we work through this process.  If a particular map has not yet been updated you can contact an office for a print version:


Temporary Closure and Detour Maps

None at this time. 


Forest Publications and Recreation Maps

North Country Trail Brochure Cover

Brochures and recreation maps available for the Huron-Manistee National Forests. 

Wildlife Maps

Hunting - man with deer

Wildlife Habitat Maps


Topographical Maps

Forest Proximity Map with Ranger District boundaries

Information for obtaining a topographical map. 

Motor Vehicle Use Maps

Motor Vehicle Use Map Cover

The MVUM is a black and white map with no topographic features. It is a map for legal designations of where you can travel with various motorized vehicles. This map is free.


Visitor Maps

Huron Visitor Map Cover

Information on obtaining a Visitor Map of the Huron-Manistee.