Maps & Publications
NEW - Kenai Peninsula Winter Recreation Map
The Chugach National Forest has a new, digital map highlighting winter recreation opportunities on Forest Service land across the Kenai Peninsula. The free map includes trails, recreation facilities and winter motorized access, along with basic winter and avalanche safety information.
The Kenai Peninsula Winter Recreation Map (offsite link) is available through Avenza Maps, an offline mobile maps application (app) for iOS and Android smartphones. You will be prompted to install the free app prior to downloading the map. The map is also offered as tiled, 8.5” by 11” PDFs for home printing.
Alaska Region Forest Visitor Map Finder
Use this web app to browse visitor map footprints, click and learn where to obtain print and digital maps.
Downloadable Forest Service Publications (PDF)
A check list including photos, facts and identifying marks.
Download 8.5x11" maps of winter rec areas
Find out about recreational opportunities on the Forest.
A map of the Kenai-Russian River area and regulations
An overview of projects and events for the Forest in 2019
A guide to recreational gold panning on the Kenai Peninsula, Chugach National Forest, Alaska. This guide includes helpful maps.
This report portrays a classification of plant community types on Chugach National Forest lands in the Kenai Peninsula, Prince William Sound, and Copper River Delta areas of Alaska, covering nearly six million acres.
An introduction to the mushrooms of Alaska, illustrating a number of the more common and interesting local species.
Descriptions and pictures of the 50 most common wildflowers found in the Tongass and the Chugach National Forests arranged by flower color.
This brochure highlights 31 of the more than 1,000 lichens found across the south coast of Alaska, including the Tongass and Chugach national forests.
The most common trees in Alaska’s varied ecosystems of open, wind-swept tundra, expansive boreal forests and impressive temperate rain forests along the Pacific Coast.
The invasive plants featured in this booklet are just a sample of invasive species in Alaska, but they have been responsible for significant economic losses and environmental damage.
Points of interest, maps, safety guidelines and general information for enjoying a visit to Portage Valley and the Begich, Boggs Visitor Center.
An overview of projects and events for the Chugach National Forest during 2013 and 2014.
Salmon Viewing and information for the Chugach National Forest
- New Winter Recreation Map available from Avenza
- Interactive Visitor Map: Chugach National Forest
- Alaska Region Maps & Publications
- Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)
- The USGS Store - 1-888-275-8747
- All Forest Service Visitor maps and topographic maps, and a wide selection of other maps.
- The Avenza Map Store
- A source for purchasing and downloading digital versions of selected Forest Service maps suitable for use on mobile devices.
- The Alaska Geographic Association
- Alaska-themed Maps/Books/Educational Merchandise
Travel Analysis Reports - science-based documents that inform future Forest travel managment decisions
- Chugach National Forest Road Risk/Benefit Analysis Map (pdf)
- Chugach National Forest 2002 Road Analysis Report (pdf)
- Chugach National Forest Road Analysis Addendum 2015 (pdf)
Cabin and Campground Maps online
To view online maps of our cabins and campgrounds, visit the recreation page.