This nearly 100,000 acre State Forest, just west of Harrisburg, PA connects the Rothrock, Raystown and Michaux Lizard Maps and offers miles of trails and gravel roads making it a perfect destination for your Pennsylvania adventures.
"Just want to say that I freaking love your maps!! I'm in Maryland but go into PA regularly for weekend State Forest exploring." - Jeff
A beautifully designed, easy to read topographic map featuring contour lines, elevation data, shaded relief, and all the details you need to plan your adventures: backroads and trails, trail use designations, road surfaces (paved/gravel/administrative), parking access, campsites, public lands, historic sites and more.
Lizard Maps are durable, waterproof, and give you the big picture – the map opens to 24” x 36” and folds easily to 4” x 8” to fit in your back pocket. The scale is 1:63,119 (1 inch = 1 mile) and includes both lat/lon and UTM coordinate systems.
Public land: Tuscarora State Forest is over 96,000 acres, and this map also includes parts of Rothrock State Forest, and parts of State Game Lands 71, 88, 99, 112, 113, 169, 215, 230.
For boaters, the Juniata River is mapped out from Huntingdon to Mount Union, showing boat launch access and public river island campsites.
Destinations include Colonel Denning, Little Buffalo, and Fowlers Hollow State Parks, and the Hemlocks and Masland Natural Areas.
Major hiking trails are the Tuscarora State Forest section of the 250-mile Tuscarora Trail from Route 641 to Waggoner's Gap, and a section of the 84-mile Standing Stone Trail from Jacks Mountain to Willie's Window in Rothrock State Forest.
Towns: Blain, Carlisle, Huntingdon, Lewistown, McVeytown, Mifflintown, Mount Union, Newville, Port Royal, PA.
Lizards! The little purple Lizards you’ll find scattered on the map signify an interesting spot to check out. The Legend says “This Could Mean Anything: cool place, sweet view, local legend”.
Eleven Pennsylvania Lizard Maps: Bald Eagle, Cook Forest-Clear Creek, Loyalsock-Worlds End, Michaux, Moshannon-Quehanna, Ohiopyle-Laurel Highlands, Pine Creek, Raystown Lake, Rothrock, Scotia and the Tuscarora Lizard Map.
Two West Virginia Lizard Maps of the Monongahela National Forest: Dolly Sods-Seneca Rocks and Elkins-Otter Creek. The Athens-Zaleski Lizard Map for the best trails in southeast Ohio and our amazing Rincon Lizard Map and Guide to surf breaks and beaches on our favorite Caribbean Island.
Purchased separately this collection is $250.00.
Just like two days off are better than one, two Lizard Maps are better than one!
Our Dolly Sods-Seneca Rocks and the Elkins - Otter Creek Lizard Maps cover the northern tier of Monongahela National Forest. These two maps are designed to work together, they are the same scale and overlap by an inch to help you transition east to west. And west to east, because once you dive into these amazing back roads you won't want to stop exploring!
In addition to both West Virginia Lizard Maps we'll include one of our Lizard 75 stickers - this is the Forest Service road sign for the dirt road across the high plateau of Dolly Sods Wilderness, also called the 'Road across the Sky'. When you get there you'll understand why.
Check out this blog on exploring the northern tier to get an idea of what's out there. And this is just a tiny bit!
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Our collection of 10 Pennsylvania Adventure Series Lizard Maps opens up a massive swath of territory that includes public land across 10 State Forests. From just below the NY border you can explore south to Rothrock State Forest and continue to Michaux State Forest and the Maryland state line. Follow the Mason-Dixon line west to Forbes State Forest on the Ohiopyle-Laurel Highlands Map and then head to northwestern PA and explore Cook and Clear Creek Forests.
"Getting lost and finding your way again is part of the adventure...if you are following a red line on a screen all those opportunities don't exist, they're sort of taken away." Elspeth Beard, the first British woman to travel the world by motorbike.
From North to South: Loyalsock-Worlds End Lizard Map, Pine Creek Lizard Map, Moshannon-Quehanna Lizard Map, Rothrock Lizard Map, Raystown Lizard Map, Bald Eagle Lizard Map, Michaux Lizard Map and the Ohiopyle-Laurel Highlands Lizard Map.
Purchased separately this collection is $170.00
There are thousands of miles of trails and backroads waiting for you, so be sure to request some time off from work; all these maps will make you a bit antsy to get out and explore. The Pennsylvania Adventure Pack also makes a great gift for your fellow adventures, or perhaps as a not-so-subtle hint for your couch potato friends to remind them there is life beyond the remote control.
Looking for ideas to explore our PA maps? Check out the PA Fall Adventure Guide and the other downloadable Lizard Adventure Guides that accompany each map, and be sure to look through the blog archives for our hikes and ride stories.
Health warning: continued use of these maps may result in an inability to stay indoors and a sudden criticism of traffic. Your skin may become covered with dust and dirt. Mild confusion will make it difficult to relate time and distance, which may alter your definition of weather. There is a potential for all of these side effects to occur simultaneously and without warning. That's why we are warning you now.
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