USGS TOPO MAP will show Mountain Bike trails.- Mtbr.com
Results 1 to 6 of 6
  1. #1
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    451

    USGS TOPO MAP will show Mountain Bike trails.

    The USGS will show mountain bike trails on newly revised US Topo maps.


    USGS Release: Get Your Wheels Spinning (12/4/2014 10:00:00 AM)

  2. #2
    mtbr member
    Reputation: cstem's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Posts
    2,851
    Hmmmm- does this mean if I got a GPS that downloaded maps, the trails would be in my GPS? Might change what GPS I am looking to buy next!
    Vassago Cycles, Shadetree Bikes, Flat Tire Bikes, Galfer Brakes USA

  3. #3
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    451
    Quote Originally Posted by cstem View Post
    Hmmmm- does this mean if I got a GPS that downloaded maps, the trails would be in my GPS? Might change what GPS I am looking to buy next!
    I was thinking about the download option too.

    The USGS Store - One stop shop for all your maps, world, United States, state, wall decor, historic, planetary, topographic, trail, hiking, foreign, satellite, digital
    Last edited by Azpilot; 12-17-2014 at 04:14 PM. Reason: More info

  4. #4
    The Original Suspect
    Reputation: HitmenOnlyInc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Posts
    2,317
    This is very cool!!

  5. #5
    mtbr member
    Reputation: JoePAz's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    4,946
    I found BCT Marked on the map. I have not checked for any other trails.
    Joe
    '18 Specialized Epic 29", Vassago Verhauen SS 29", '13 Santa Cruz Solo 27.5", XC, AM, blah blah blah.. I just ride.

  6. #6
    On wuss patrol
    Reputation: Glide the Clyde's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    4,955
    Wow, a map of the whole forest!
    Sometimes, you need to go fast enough that the trail is a blur to find clarity. -- Wild Bill

Similar Threads

  1. USGS adds mountain bike trails to updated US topo maps
    By evasive in forum Trail Building and Advocacy
    Replies: 23
    Last Post: 12-23-2014, 09:34 AM
  2. MTB Trails on US Topo Maps
    By random walk in forum GPS, HRM and Bike Computer
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-08-2014, 01:32 PM
  3. Replies: 16
    Last Post: 07-13-2014, 08:25 AM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10-05-2013, 09:26 AM
  5. The Mountain Bike Whisperer Radio Show
    By M2RIDER in forum Riding Passion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 05-04-2011, 11:05 AM

Members who have read this thread: 0

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

THE SITE

ABOUT MTBR

VISIT US AT

© Copyright 2019 VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved.