Trails Illustrated Merced & Tuolumne Rivers is the third of five maps for the California Sierra Nevadas that will combine to form seamless coverage of the high-use National Forest areas between Sequoia / Kings Canyon National Parks and Lake Tahoe. This region contains some of the most visited backcountry in the United States, popular with hikers, mountain bikers, anglers, hunters, and winter sports enthusiasts.
This map was developed in collaboration with the Three Forests Interpretive Association which supports Sierra, Stanislaus, and Sequoia National Forests.
Coverage includes Stainislaus National Forest, Merced and Tuolumne Wild and Scenic Rivers, Calaveras Big Trees State Park, Tuolumne State Game Refuge, Ebbetts Pass, Arnold, Mariposa, Sonora, Twain Hart, Mi-Wuk Village, Alpine and Pinecrest Lakes.
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.