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Price of maps for Mount Baker Snoqualmie National Forest is going up

Steve Johnson, acting District Ranger and Public Services Manager, and Ranger Mary Coughlin survey a portion of the Mount Baker Snoqualmie National Forest near Greenwater.
Steve Johnson, acting District Ranger and Public Services Manager, and Ranger Mary Coughlin survey a portion of the Mount Baker Snoqualmie National Forest near Greenwater. The News Tribune

The price of maps for the Mount Baker Snoqualmie National Forest will increase in 2018 from $10 to $14.

The increase will take effect Jan. 1 for paper and plastic coated maps for Mount Baker Snoqualmie and all other national forests, according to a news release.

The increase in price is due to increasing costs of production, printing and distribution, according to the release.

Maps are available for purchase at forest visitor centers and ranger stations, online at NationalForestStore.com and by phone at 406-329-3024.

Avenza Maps is a mobile app that allows you to download maps for offline use. Mobile maps are $4.99 each at avenzamaps.com.

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