Pocket Pals Trail Maps - Colorado Trail & Recreation Maps - Digital and Paper

Colorado Trail Maps: Digital and Paper

Maps as Mobile As You Are - Our Digital (GeoPDF) Maps Will Keep You On Track

Trail Navigation Made Easy

* Our digital Geo-PDF files will be e-mailed directly to you after your purchase from our website.

*  Download your digital map to a free app (Topo Reader).

* Use our digital maps offline, no signal necessary.

* Look for the blue dot. That's your current location on the map.

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However, if you prefer paper maps (waterproof & tear-resistant), no worries, we've got you covered with our indestructible paper maps.

Digital Trail Maps for Colorado - Pocket Pals

So Much More Then a Line On a Map



What Makes our Maps Unique

* We are Colorado owned and operated and possess the perfect credentials for making the best Colorado trail maps. We love our state's precious outdoor recreation resources, we love maps, and we have a background in geographic information systems (GIS) and computer mapping.

* One of our missions is to "GIVE BACK" to Colorado trail, open space, park, and conservation and restoration non-profits.  Every year we donate 15% of our profits to over a dozen of these organizations.

* All of our trail and recreation maps are updated regularly.

* We are the only trail and recreation map company that identifies waypoints, or landmarks along every trail to help keep you on track (e.g. stream crossings, overlooks, ruins,  trail intersections, significant geologic features, etc.).  Most of our maps contain waypoints.

* All of our maps show every trail in a specific area (not just the most popular trails) so that you can see how they are all interconnected.  This will help you to plan your own unique adventure. Plus we can introduce you to trails you never knew existed.


* Our paper maps are pocket-sized when folded and are a handy size when opened up so that they are easy to use out on the trails. They are virtually indestructible as they are made of a special waterproof and tear-resistant paper. 


*  Our digital maps are easy to load onto your mobile device. Once loaded you can always see your current location on these maps (when used in conjunction with a free navigation app).  These maps are designed to be used off-line.

* Our digital maps also contain the same detailed trail statistics as our paper maps.  

Pocket Pals Trail Maps are made in Colorado

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7 of Colorado's Best Waterfall Hikes

7 of Colorado's Best Waterfall Hikes

Colorado is known for its high alpine landscapes filled with colorful wildflowers and craggy snow-capped peaks.  But for those in the know, the Centennial State also boasts another extraordinary feature: WATERFALLS. More than 80 named waterfalls rage down open canyons or are tucked into secluded corners, with countless more unnamed flows. While...

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Tips for Staying Hydrated On The Trails This Summer

Tips for Staying Hydrated On The Trails This Summer

Your body is between 55% and 60% water—when you’re properly hydrated, that is. Keeping it that way is imperative for performance, comfort, and safety on the trail, and it’s not necessarily as easy as “just drinking.” Learn how to establish good drinking habits and avoid the pitfalls of dehydration with...

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As of July 2020 you Will Need a Hunting or Fishing License to Hike in Colorado State Wildlife Areas.

As of July 2020 you Will Need a Hunting or Fishing License to Hike in Colorado State Wildlife Areas.

Hikers exploring Colorado’s designated state wildlife areas (SWA's) will now be required to have hunting or fishing licenses as a result of a new policy that goes into effect Wednesday, July 1st ,2020. There are two reasons for the new policy. The management of state wildlife areas is funded through...

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