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Hiking and Backpacking

This guide provides links to multiple resources for hikers and backpackers.

Search the CAT for Hiking Maps

The CAT is Penn State Library's online catalog. 

Searching for National Park Maps in the catalog

  • Search by name of park, select attribute “Maps, Atlases, Globes” 

  • Search by agency or author, format “Maps, Atlases, Globes” 

    • Authors of national parks maps include 

      • “United States. National Park Service “ 

      • “Geospatial Technology and Applications Center (U.S.)” 

  • Request a scan of any map through the link provided on the website