Did you say FREE?
Yep. FREE. Just in time for the hiking season, we’ve got free maps of many of the spectacular BLM-Oregon/Washington wilderness areas available online for YOU! Want to download a shiny new wilderness map? Sure you do, it’s easy. Just click right HERE!
With the passage of the Omnibus Public Land Act in March 2009, the BLM now manages eight Wilderness Areas across nearly 247,000 acres in Oregon. The BLM also manages one Wilderness Area in Washington covering 7,142 acres. In addition, the BLM currently protects wilderness values on 82 Wilderness Study Areas (WSA) and five Instant Study Areas in Oregon totaling more than 2.6 million acres and one WSA in Washington totaling 5,557 acres.
These maps will allow you to plan your trip, navigate the wilderness, and enjoy its solitude and splendor. Before you head out to this area be sure you know how to use a map and compass. To learn a little more about map and compass navigation check out our video on YouTube: http://bit.ly/1gCUXQo!