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  • Columbia FS Office Temporarily Unable to Sell Maps, Passes

    We are temporarily unable to sell maps and passes at the Francis Marion & Sumter National Forests Supervisor’s Office in Columbia while our sales computer is being upgraded. Maps and passes are still available at all four of our district ranger offices across South Carolina in Huger, Whitmire, Edgefield and Mountain Rest.  Annual passes and maps are also available for purchase online at

    America the Beautiful passes can be purchased online at: The Forest Service offers a free Interactive Visitor Map and downloadable app for all of our forests at: Paper maps for our forests can be purchased at:

    Please excuse our progress as we improve our system!