Here you'll find more information on how to locate maps related to parks and recreation. As a Regional Depository Library for the state of Montana, the Mansfield Library houses many maps produced by agencies that do work in natural resources management: the National Park Service, the U.S. Forest Service, the Bureau of Land Management, etc. Contact Ben Chiewphasa, Government Information Librarian (email@example.com), if you have any questions regarding government documents and maps.
A view of Grinnell and Salamander Glaciers from Grinnell Glacier Overlook off the Highline Trail. Photo by Tim Rains, National Park Service.
Visiting Glacier National Park for the first time during summer break? Needing to do research on easily accessible trails in Missoula's neighboring Bitterroot National Forest? The Mansfield Library houses a robust collection of maps that you can check out for your inner adventurer! Here are some tips on using the the library's search engine's (OneSearch) Advanced Search functionality to find loanable outdoor recreation maps:
Through the Federal Depository Library Program, the Mansfield Library is proud to provide you access to a variety of Forest Service-produced visitor maps, National Forest atlases, and wilderness maps that cover the entire United States. Some examples below: