Explore the majesty of the southern Rockies and the wonder of the Great
Sand Dunes with National Geographic’s Trails Illustrated map of Sangre
de Cristo Mountains. Created in partnership with local land management
agencies, this expertly researched map delivers unmatched detail and
helpful information for experienced outdoor enthusiasts and casual
visitors alike. Some of the key areas of interest included are: Great
Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve; Arkansas Headwaters Recreation
Area; DeWeese Reservoir; Blanca Wetlands; San Luis State Park; and
portions of Rio Grande and San Isabel national forests.
can guide you off the beaten path and back again with miles of mapped
trails and clearly marked trailheads. Cyclists will appreciate the
detail paid to the many hard surface and mountain bike trails in the
region. Road types are differentiated as well, so you know if the route
you choose is a paved, dirt, four-wheel-drive, or high-clearance road.
Some of the many recreation features noted include campgrounds, cross
country ski areas, snowmobile trails, fishing areas, boat launches,
rafting put-ins, and scenic viewpoints. The map base includes contour
lines and elevations for summits, passes and major lakes.
Trails Illustrated map is printed on "Backcountry Tough" waterproof,
tear-resistant paper. A full UTM grid is printed on the map to aid with
features found on this map include: Blanca Peak, Challenger Point,
Crestone Needle, Crestone Peak, Electric Peak, Great Sand Dunes National
Park, Great Sand Dunes National Preserve, Humboldt Peak, Kit Carson
Mountain, Little Bear Peak, Mount Lindsey, Promontory Divide, Rio Grande
National Forest, San Isabel National Forest, Sangre de Cristo
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