Maps and Publications

The US Forest Service provides several types of publications and maps to the public. The material is available in many forms: brochures, maps, Recreational Opportunity Guides (ROGs), on such subjects as recreation, sightseeing, wilderness, travel management, and vegetation.

Forest Maps

STF Atlas imageThe Forest Service publishes a variety of map products to help you plan your next adventure or enjoy your next visit. Select the "Forest Maps" link for a listing of other maps that are available from the forest.

For example:

In general, forest visitor and other kinds of maps may also be purchased at most Modoc National Forest Offices.

Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)

These are maps that designate forest roads, trails and areas open to motor vehicle use. The MVUMs are free maps available at any of the Modoc National Forest offices or can be downloaded from this website.

Forest Publications

Winter BrochureOur publications fall into a few broad categories: administrative, general, recreation and research publications.

Recreation Opportunity Guides

These are just a sampling of the types of handouts that are free at your local forest office.