Maps & Publications

Overview maps

Overview maps of the Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail congressionally designated route (2009). *For planning purposes and not intended for navigation.

Forest Service interactive ArcGIS web map

Thumbnail: Select to go to the interactive map of Pacific Northwest trail designated route

Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail Overview Map (.pdf, 20.10 MB)

Graphic: Planning map - select to view overview of congressional route.

Trip planning maps & publications

Pacific Northwest Trail Association trip planning maps, downloadable maps, forest maps & publication resources.

Trip planning: 

Trip planning maps are available from

For more information about trip planning including maps and mileage charts, contact Pacific Northwest Trail Association.

Free, Downloadable Maps 

Thumbnail: Topo Map. Select to go to Forest Service Topo Maps

Geo-referenced PDF maps overlay Forest Service assets on USGS topo maps by quadrangle.



Maps for Mobile Devices, Avenza

Graphic: Avenza App Maps. Select to search for downloadable maps.

Search for forest maps on Avenza & download using the PDF-maps app.

National Interactive Visitor Map: National Forest lands

Thumbnail: Select to go to the Forest Service National Interactive Map

Displays all national forest and 
grasslands  recreation sites.


Other maps & publications

Pacific Northwest Trail overview mapNational Forest Store: Nationwide selection of forest, ranger district, Wilderness & specialty maps.

Discover Your Northwest: Wide selection of maps, books, and guides highlighting the Northwest’s natural and cultural history. Proceeds support educational programs and services.

US Geological Survey: The national source to find, order, or download topographic maps, including quadrangles or “quads”.


National Trails System Overview

Overview map of national trails

This map of the National Trails System shows the Pacific Northwest Trail in relation to America's 10 other National Scenic Trails and 19 National Historic Trails.