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Find a California Forest Service Map
Click on the national forest for which you wish to find maps. To place an order, select the maps you need from the list that appears. Wilderness, wild river, and other special area maps available for each forest are listed in this window. 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 trails, campgrounds, and fishing access in and around northern California National Forests Find maps for Sierra National Forest Find maps for Modoc National Forest Find maps for Shasta-Trinity National Forest Find maps for Mendocino National Forest Find maps for Six Rivers National Forest Find maps for Klamath National Forest map buy maps for recreation sites around the Rogue River National forest buy maps for the area around the siskiyou national forest Find maps for Lassen National Forest Find maps for Plumas National Forest Find maps for Tahoe National Forest Find maps for Lake Tahoe Basin National Forest Find maps for Eldorado National Forest Find maps for Stanislaus National Forest Find maps for Toiyabe National Forest Find maps for Inyo National Forest map Find maps for Toiyabe National Forest

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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.

Sierra National Forest
Modoc National Forest
Shasta-Trinity National Forest
Mendocino National Forest
Six Rivers National Forest
Klamath National Forest map
buy maps for recreation sites around the Rogue River National forest
buy maps for the area around the siskiyou national forest
Lassen National Forest
Plumas National Forest
Tahoe National Forest
Lake Tahoe Basin National Forest
Eldorado National Forest
Stanislaus National Forest
Toiyabe National Forest
Inyo National Forest map
Toiyabe National Forest

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