Outdoor activities and spectacular scenery abound in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. National Geographic’s Trails Illustrated map of Eagles Nest and Holy Cross Wilderness Areas provides unmatched detail of the region to meet the needs of amateur and experienced outdoor enthusiasts alike. Created in partnership with local land management agencies, this expertly researched map features key areas of interest including Mount of the Holy Cross; Green Mountain and Dillon reservoirs; Blue and Eagle rivers; Turquoise Lake; Breckenridge, Ski Cooper, Vail, Copper Mountain, and Beaver Creek ski areas; and a portion of Top of the Rockies Scenic Byway.
With miles of clearly marked trails that include mileage between intersections, this map will prove invaluable in your exploration of the region. Some of the notable trails include portions of the Colorado and Continental Divide trails, as well as Two Elk, Wheeler, and Vail Pass/Tenmile Canyon national recreation trails. Trail use is easy to identify, whether you’re hiking, biking, snowmobiling, or cross country skiing. The map base includes contour lines and elevations for summits, passes and many lakes. Recreation features are clearly marked, including campgrounds, trailheads, fishing areas, boat ramps, scenic viewpoints, climbing areas, and 10th Mountain Division Huts. Safety tips and agency contact info is provided as well.
Every Trails Illustrated map is printed on “Backcountry Tough” waterproof, tear-resistant paper. A full UTM grid is printed on the map to aid with GPS navigation.
Other features found on this map include: Arapaho National Forest, Dillon Reservoir, Eagles Nest Wilderness, Gore Range, Holy Cross Wilderness, Hoosier Pass, Hunter-Fryingpan Wilderness, Mosquito Range, Mount Bross, Mount Democrat, Mount Evans, Mount Lincoln, Mount Massive, Mount Massive Wilderness, Mount of the Holy Cross, Mount Powell, Mount Sherman, Pike National Forest, Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness, Quandary Peak, San Isabel National Forest, Tenmile Range, Tennessee Pass, White River National Forest, Williams Fork Mountains, Williams Mountains.