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Find a California BLM 1:100,000 Surface Management Map
In the state map below, click on your area of interest. To place an order, select the maps you need from the list that appears. Please note that the state has been divided into northern California and southern California.

For general recreation, such as hiking, camping, fishing, OHV use, mountain biking and horse riding, click on the tab above for the statewide index map.
Email the PLIC for hunting zone assistance



Click on this map to identify and buy the paper maps and map software you need to find deer hunt zones, trails, campgrounds, and fishing access on southern California public lands California Elk Hunt Zone 24 California Elk Hunt Zone 16 California Elk Hunt Zone 18 California Elk Hunt Zone 17 California Elk Hunt Zone 23 California Elk Hunt Zone 25

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Sample California Forest Service map

Click to see a large scan of a sample Forest Service map showing the area around the Toiyabe National Forest.

Sample California BLM map

Click to see a large scan of a sample BLM map showing the area around the Toiyabe National Forest.

For More Info....
Because hunting zones in California are always changing, and are dependent on the type of hunt, please contact the PLIC for maps which cover your hunting zone.
Click to download the Big Game Booklet..
Click to view waterfowl zone map (still in effect for 2005-2006).

If you need more detail, download the appropriate pdf (about 1.5 megabyte each) & use the zoom (magnifying glass icon) and pan (hand icon) keys.

For additional assistance, please email us or call toll-free 1-877-851-8946 (M-F, 8-5 Mountain Time).

BLM map coverage grid (above) does not match state
boundaries exactly, but the maps themselves do.

Always refer to the legal boundaries as described in a current hunting proclamation before you go hunting.


Instructions for downloading and using the pdf reading software can be found in the FAQ section, as well as answers to other frequently asked questions.

California Elk Hunt Zone 24
California Elk Hunt Zone 16
California Elk Hunt Zone 18
California Elk Hunt Zone 17
California Elk Hunt Zone 23
California Elk Hunt Zone 25

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