Wilderness Areas Map

Alaska and Hawaii are not shown to scale with the continental United States.
Click here to view the distribution of wilderness areas throughout the United States.
Map cartography by National Geographic Maps (December 1999).
An updated map is being produced by the USGS National Atlas Program for the 40th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act of 1964.
Click here if you are interested in GIS data for the NWPS available on the National Atlas website.
Map Legend
 BLM Managed Wilderness Bureau of Land Management
 FWS Managed Wilderness U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
 FS Managed Wilderness U.S. Forest Service
 NPS Managed Wilderness National Park Service