click for details and join us on a hike! click here if you are unable to use the state-by-state map know how to walk the walk, but have trouble talking the talk?  try this page. back to CA main page

current camping & hiking close-outs and specials

...deep discounts on better quality gear

Orange Crate Art - Brian Wilson, Van Dyke Parks

this link goes to the current camping & hiking close-outs and specials on ...deep discounts on better quality gear

click here for the slackpacker web site

California Hiking Trail Maps

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

Sequoia Kings Canyon topo and trails map

Trails Illustrated Sequoia & Kings Canyon
National Geographic

USGS-based Trails Illustrated maps are more current than USGS maps and are specifically designed for recreation use showing trails, facilities, trail highlights, parking, etc. Printed on paper-like recycled plastic which I've found to be extremely durable. Projections are 1:111,850/1:62,500. Awesome, excellent map for these "twin" National Parks. This is an link, which will save you a few bucks off the retail price.

free topo map download

Vogelsang Pass Area, Yosemite National Park Free Download

This is a .jpg on the website. If it shows small and blurry on your browser, just enlarge the photo. (Sometimes the latest versions of Internet Explorer scale a photo to fit your screen.)

free topo map download

USGS Topo Maps California Free Downloads

Here's the Main site at UC Davis for free downloads of topo maps.

Copyright © 2018 Slackpacker

A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.