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.

  • Avenza Maps™

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    Avenza Maps™ is a mobile map app that allows you to download maps for offline use on your iOS and Android smartphone or tablet

  • USGS National Map Store

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    Forest Visitor Maps for each national forest and grassland provide forest-wide information on attractions, facilities, services, and opportunities.

  • Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)

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    The Motor Vehicle Use Map displays National Forest System routes (roads and trails) or areas designated open to motorized travel. MVUM maps are also available for free at the local Ranger Station.

  • Forest Service Topo Maps

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    Forest Service Topo Maps are the Forest Service's series of large scale topographic maps.

  • Forest Service GeoData

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    Through the Geodata Clearinghouse, you can find datasets related to forests and grasslands, including maps you can download.

  • Other Maps

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    Complete Map information, including information on special area maps, Pacific Crest Trail maps, etc.

  • 3 Forests Interpretive Association

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    Three Forests Interpretive Association [3FIA] is a non-profit educational organization that helps to inform and educate visitors to California’s Stanislaus, Sierra, and Sequoia National Forests. You can purchase Stanislaus, Sierra, and Sequoia National Forests Visitor Maps through our partner organization, 3FIA.

  • Sequoia National Forest Visitor Guide

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    Now available to view online and print at home! This is the forest's guide containing a variety of useful information for visitors to the forest. This guide is also available for free at all Sequoia National Forest offices and visitor centers.

Select Forest Maps

Hume Lake Ranger District and Giant Sequoia National Monument (north)

Western Divide Ranger District and Giant Sequoia National Monument (south)

Kern River Ranger District

Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)

Hume Lake Ranger District and Giant Sequoia National Monument (north)

Western Divide Ranger District and Giant Sequoia National Monument (south)

Kern River Ranger District

Giant Sequoia National Monument - Giant Sequoia Groves

Recreation Opportunity Guides

Select "Forest Publications" link for our most popular opportunity guides.

A few highlights...

Mountain Biking

OHV (Off-Highway Vehicle)

Over-Snow

Hiking Trails

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