These are a few of my favorite map resources from around California.
Paper Maps & Posters
Redwood Hikes Press
Like hiking around the redwoods? These are the maps you want to have. Bonus points for having old growth groves indicated on the maps.
Bigfoot Trail Maps – Backcountry Press
Paper maps to help with thru-hikes and day hikes, as well as a nice poster!
Various Bay Area Maps by Pease Press
Maps for SF, Santa Cruz, the Northern Peninsula, and Marin County – including the classic Olmstead Map of the Mount Tam area.
Mt. Diablo, Los Vaqueros, and Surrounding Parks by Save Mount Diablo
Los Padres National Forest Maps by Bryan Conant Cartography
Featuring the San Rafael, Matilija , and Dick Smith Wildernesses in the Santa Barbara Backcountry.
Sierra Nevada Map – Imus Geographics
Dave Imus won awards and accolades for his national map. His map of the Sierras is amazing as well!
Chico Hiking Association Map
A local Chico favorite!
Various PCT maps – Pacific Crest Trail Association
Section maps and full length posters!
John Muir Trail & Eastern Sierra Posters – Peak Productions
A stunning artistic look at the East and West side of the Sierras.
National Geographic Printable Topo Quads (Free!)
Bureau of Land Management Maps – California
US Forest Service Maps – California
PCT, JMT, & TRT Pocket Atlases and Wall Maps – Blackwoods Press
Wilderness Press Maps – Various Locations
National Geographic Maps – Various Locations
National Park Maps – California
California State Park Maps
More coming soon…