Maps & Publications

If you have questions about your trip to the Chippewa National Forest call 218-335-8600. Maps and information can also be obtained at these Chippewa National Forest office locations

Online Maps

Chippewa National "Forest Map"

NEW visitor map finder. Quickly find and purchase a Chippewa National Forest map. Digital or printed maps available:

Visitors can also access other Chippewa NF map information:

  • Topographic
  • Motor Vehicle Use


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

With the app and maps installed on your mobile device, you will be able to: 

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

Through a no-cost contract with Avenza Systems, Inc., the USDA Forest Service has made electronic versions of its Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUMs) available as free downloads for smartphones and tablets. The Forest Visitor map downloads are $4.99 each. 

The above link does not imply an endorsement by the US Government of the product offered.  It is merely offered as a convenience for users who may wish to install a free application on their smartphone. For more information please see 

Digitally plan your get away on any national forest using the Forest Service's online "Visitor Map"

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