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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 southern California National Forests Find maps for Cleveland National ForestFind maps for San Bernadino National ForestFind maps for Los Padres National Forest, Mount Pinos Ranger District Find maps for Angeles National ForestFind maps for Los Padres National Forest, Monterey Ranger DistrictFind maps for Sequoia National ForestFind maps for Inyo National Forest map Find maps for Sierra 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.

Cleveland National Forest
San Bernadino National Forest
Los Padres National Forest, Mount Pinos Ranger District
Angeles National Forest
Los Padres National Forest, Monterey Ranger District
Sequoia National Forest
Inyo National Forest map
Sierra National Forest

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