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Recreational Publications and Maps

Avenza SmartPhone Recreation Maps (Free):

(Download the free Avenza PDFMaps app, available at http://www.avenza.com/pdf-maps to your mobile device.)

Order the Official Black Hills National Forest Map: 

  • A large, plastic, and comprehensive map showing most forest roads and highways, cities, bodies of water, recreational sites, campgrounds, trails, and private vs. public land designations on the entire Black Hills National Forest.

  • Purchase here

Black Hills National Forest Recreation Guide:

Black Hills National Forest Non-Motorized Trail System:

Black Elk Wilderness:

Snowmobile Trail Maps

(December 15 - March 31: Closed to ATVs)

Black Hills National Forest Motorized Trail System:

Many more maps and publications are available.  To request a general information packet about the Black Hills, contact one of our offices or send us an e-mail.