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Arizona Hiking Trail Maps

This site is designed for quick access to Arizona hiking trail maps. Some of these are free, some are sold by Amazon.com and similar, well-known and reputable vendors.


Grand Canyon topo and trails map

Grand Canyon Trail Map
Sky Terrain

Awesome 2001 map "authored" by Kent Schulte; far and away the most popular Grand Canyon map. Includes trails, facilities, trail highlights, parking, etc. Durable, well-done product. This is an amazon.com link, which will save you a few bucks off the retail price.

trails illustrated grand canyon map

National Geographic Grand Canyon
Trails Illustrated

National Geographic, Grand Canyon National Park map measures 9.25 x 4.25 with 1:63,360 scale. All data is updated to reflect road closings, new trails, and campground relocation. Printed on waterproof, tear-resistant material with a plastic coating that is quite durable. This link, on Amazon.com, will also offer up an opportunity to purchase used copies. These tend to be a good deal, but are often an earlier printing.

free topo map download

Bright Angel Trail Free Download

Nice downloadable .jpg topo map, hosted on a University website.

west phoenix az trails

Trails of West Phoenix
Arizona Mapping Kompany

1998 map, Includes trails, highlights, etc. Have not used this map personally, but it (and the companion map next to it) have indeed been highly touted by a hiking associate. It is also well regarded in mountain biking circles.

east phoenix az trails

Trails of East Phoenix
Arizona Mapping Kompany

1998 map, Includes trails, highlights, etc. Again, I have not used this map personally, but it (and the companion map next to it) is recommended to me. Link is to amazon.com, which of course provides money-back guarantee.

saguaro national park trail map

Saguaro National Park
Trails Illustrated

Printed on waterproof, tear-resistant material with a plastic coating that offers supreme durability. Measures 4" x 9" folded and 28" x 32" fully opened. Scale 1:27,000. Well-prepared as always by Trails Illustrated.

organ pipe cactus national monument trail map

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
Trails Illustrated

Printed on waterproof, tear-resistant material with a plastic coating. Measures 4" x 9" folded and 28" x 32" fully opened. Scale 1:69,444. Although this map has been recently reprinted, it is very similar to earlier printings you can buy "used" on amazon for about $6. via this link.

free topo map download

Grand Canyon Rim to River Free Download

Link to site with sample 7.5-minute DRG map for download. This map contains a portion of the south rim of the Grand Canyon and extends to the Colorado River at the Canyon floor. A portion of the popular Bright Angel Trail from Grand Canyon Village to the Indian Gardens oasis is shown. TIF file is approx. 7.8 MBytes. A smaller, less detailed 3.3 MB TIF is also available at this site, hosted by metabien.com.

free topo map download

The Wave/Coyote Buttes Free Download

Link to a very helpful mark up of a USGS topo map by Christopher E. Brennan, showing route from Wire Pass trailhead, through the Wave, to the natural arch beyond.

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