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

STF Atlas imageLooking for a Stanislaus National Forest map during our virtual operations? 

The Forest Service publishes a variety of map products to help you plan your next adventure or enjoy your next visit. Select the "Forest Maps" link for a listing of other maps that are available from the forest.

In general, forest visitor and other kinds of maps may also be purchased at most Stanislaus National Forest Offices. Please note all front desks are currently closed due to COVID-19.

Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)

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

Picture of stream cascading over rocks with trees and hills in background.Our publications fall into a few broad categories: administrative, general, recreation and research publications.

Stanislaus Forest Visitor Guide

Your free guide for recreation all year round. Available online in both English and Spanish editions and at Stanislaus National Forest Offices and Visitor Centers. 

Un Viajero al Stanislaus: Guía para vi sitantes del Bosque Nacional Stanislaus


Recreation Opportunity Guides (ROGs)

These are just a sampling of the types of handouts that are free at your local forest office.‚Äč Check back! As ROGs are updated they will be posted here.


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