The big sur chamber of commerce offers these directions as a starting. Big sur trailmap provides accurate trail and camp locations based on local knowledge gpsd, plus locallyknown use trails, seasonal water sources, waterfalls, and other features in big sur state parks and wilderness areas. Adventure 16 to sell and sign copies of his book day hiking. Interactive visitor map forest service visitor map. Pinos east ohv trails california motorcycle and atv. Elevations range from sea level to 8,847 feet 2,697 m. The first national forest was established as the yellowstone park timber and land reserve on march 30, 1891, then in the department of the interior. Shows major peaks, water features, facilities, trails. Map includes the monterey and santa lucia ranger districts with forest access from hwy 1. The terrain is mostly rocky and hardpacked and while most of the trails are geared toward the experienced rider, the navajo staging area has a few novice friendly. Horseback riding is permitted on all national forest trails and roads, except for nature trails.
The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, horses, and mountain biking. Zip seamlessly between dispersed attractions such as santa. Explore your national forests and grasslands with the new and improved visitor map 2. Upper oso canyon geology brochure pdf2153kb trail is in the santa ynez recreation area.
Having no maintenance since it was closed in the 1970s, the upper part of the franklin trail is clogged with brush, much of it decayed material that has fallen down onto the trail and creating an almost impenetrable thicket. The northern division is within monterey county and northern san luis obispo county and includes the beautiful big sur coast and scenic interior areas. Requires a free download of the avenza pdf maps app. Select an option below to see stepbystep directions and to compare ticket. This area offers about 45 miles of marked and rated trails. The santa barbara mountains, santa maria, santa lucia mountains and san luis obispo area.
The 18 national forests are mapped at the scale of 12 inch per mile 1. We will continue to update it with additional information as it. The sopa report opens in a separate browser window. Northfacing slopes are just as rugged but many of them are covered with coniferous trees. Plus current wilderness and state park trail conditions.
Hiking is permitted throughout the wilderness area. The whole section of the national forest is ruggedly beautiful but brutally exposed to the sun on southward facing slopes. Stunning views for nature lovers to the common man. The current sopa report contains a list of proposed actions that will begin or are currently undergoing environmental analysis and documentation. Expertly researched and created in partnership with the u. You can find those on the forest services online map.
The gps map progressively increases detail as you zoom in to prevent information overload. The united states has 154 protected areas known as national forests covering 188,336,179 acres 762,169 km 2 294,275 sq. This interactive travel map supplements the corresponding motor vehicle use map mvum by displaying on detailed color maps the national forest system nfs roads, nfs trails, and areas on nfs lands that are designated for motor vehicle use on that mvum, as well as nearby points of interest. Interactive travel map united states forest service. Upper oso canyon geology brochure pdf 2153kb trail is in the santa ynez recreation area. Shows major peaks, water features, facilities, trails, trailhead parking, and campsites. This map is easily accessible and can be incorporated into any of your personal uses. Pinos ranger district, frazier mountain, yellow jacket canyon trail, snowy trail, whata. The phase iii of the franklin trail project is a 2. Angeles national forest map national geographic maps. It also shows these trails, seasonal or permanently locked gates, and forest routes and their designations. Of the 55 developed campgrounds, 27 meet the selection criteria. Download the pdf shown above for easier viewing and the ability to zoom in.214 1235 422 635 1116 982 1312 646 231 1444 667 1418 1312 1410 1304 364 1228 1069 1566 53 112 956 1047 713 444 1128 787 1099 1418 504 1047 603 851 274 118 737 785 1045 529 1441