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Outdoor Recreation Maps and Guides

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


Outing Club, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Metacomet-Monadnock Trail

Town of Amherst Trails

Massachusetts & New England

Appalachian Mountain Club.  Georgia to Maine

Appalachian Trail Conservancy

Green Mountain Club.  Vermont's Long Trail

Massachusetts Audubon Society.  Wildlife sanctuaries.

Massachusetts Environmental Maps and Destinations


MassBike Paths and Trails

Massachusetts Recreation and Camping Information


Massachusetts Trails. Trails by use category including biking, equestrian, greenways, hiking, snow, waterways and boating.

Mass Wildlife Pond Maps

Mount  New Hampshire

Randolph Mountain Club. New Hampshire

United States
American Trails. State trails by category of use.




Last Edited: 11 December 2014