The Map Collection's outdoor maps and recreation guides include United States and international road and travel maps, local hiking trail maps, and maps of national parks and national forest areas. The USGS topographic maps also include major scenic and recreation trails.
Locate library resources for outdoor recreation by a subject search for "hiking", "backpacking", mountaineering", "trails", "recreation areas", "recreation (state)", "guidebooks" and other related topics
Additional outdoor recreation resources:
USGS Fact Sheet: Finding your way with map and Compass http://erg.usgs.gov/isb/pubs/factsheets/fs03501.html
Outing Club, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Outing Club, Amherst College. Amherst area trail maps
Massachusetts & New England
Appalachian Mountain Club. Georgia to Maine
Appalachian Trail Conservancy
Green Mountain Club. Vermont's Long Trail
Massachusetts Audubon Society. Wildlife sanctuaries.
MassBike Paths and Trails
Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation Camping Information
Massachusetts Trail Maps. Mass. Department of Conservation and Recreation.
Massachusetts State Park Trails. Mass. Department of Conservation and Recreation.
Massachusetts Trails. Trails by use category including biking, equestrian, greenways, hiking, snow, waterways and boating.
Mass Wildlife Pond Maps
Mount Holyoke Range State Park. Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation.
Mount Washington.com. New Hampshire
Randolph Mountain Club. New Hampshire
American Trails. State trails by category of use.
Online USGS maps of state highpoints
Last Edited: 26 September 2012