Maps & 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

San Bernardino National Forest AtlasThe Forest Service publishes a variety of map products to help you plan your next adventure or enjoy your next visit!

For example:

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

Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)

San Bernardiono National Forest 2018 Map

The Motor Vehicle Use Map displays National Forest System routes (roads and trails) or areas designated open to motorized travel.

The Motor Vehicle Use Map also displays uses allowed by vehicle class (highway-legal vehicles, vehicles less than 50 inches wide and motorcycles), and seasonal allowances.

Forest Publications

2021 Visitor Guide - EN Page 1Our publications fall into a few broad categories: administrative, general, recreation and research publications.

San Bernardino National Forest Visitor Guide

The visitor guide is now available to view online and print at home! This is the forest's 20 page guide containing a variety of useful information for visitors to the forest. You need Adobe Reader to view this file (4.15 MB). This guide (English only) is also available for free at all San Bernardino National Forest offices and visitor centers.

We also have pdf (online only) versions in these languages. Select your language by choosing the corresponding flag.

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Flag of Japan

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Flag of South Korea

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Recreation Opportunity Guides

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


  • Track your location: AVENZA MAPS
    Download the Avenza app, then download our maps provided here before you head out on your adventure. You can see your blue "dot" as you navigate the forest!
A map of our nations national forests and grasslands.

Interactive Map: San Bernardino National Forest

Online Web Maps Gallery

Online Web Maps Gallery

San Isabel Topo Map

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