This Trails Illustrated map, produced in cooperation with the Eldorado National Forest Interpretive Association, includes comprehensive coverage of the Crystal Basin & Silver Fork Trails areas of Eldorado National Forest in California's Central Sierra Nevada.
Coverage includes: high use areas of Eldorado National Forest; Auburn State Recreation Area; western extent of the Desolation Wilderness; Rubicon Trail; Highway 50 Corridor; Carson-Emigrant National Recreation Trail; portions of the Pony Express National Historic Trail; Camp Eldorado & Minkalo (BSA); Middle and South Forks of the American River; hiking, biking, horse, multi-use, OHV, and snowmobile trails; Reno, Truckee, Sierraville, Sierra City and much more.
More than just a map, National Geographic Trails Illustrated topographic maps are designed to take you into the wilderness and back. Printed on tear-resistant, waterproof material, this map can go anywhere you do. Each map is based on exact reproductions of USGS topographic map information, updated, customized, and enhanced to meet the unique features of each area. The maps include valuable wilderness tips and Leave No Trace guidelines, along with updated trails, trailheads, points of interest, campgrounds, and much more. With a new color palette and stunning shaded relief, backcountry navigation has never been easier.