I got national geographic trails ill. maps for my area in colo. I bought them online at the nat geo store took 6 days to get to my house. about ten bucks each. They are goooood. Go to nat geo store you can even view the maps online to make sure they are the area you need
The BLM building on Youngfield St. on the west side of Denver has a great map store and sells all the BLM quadrangles (1:100,000) for $4 a piece. They are probably the best bet for showing BLM, FS, State, and private land.
The USGS store in the Denver Federal Center (don't bring any guns or knives) also has a great selection of maps. You can get 1:24,000 topos for the entire state. This store also has maps of just about anything else you can think of, like oil shale, geological strata, vegetation, you name except for a map of 6x6 elk bedding and feeding areas.
So it's early September and you just took your first elk with a bow! Chances are you are feeling pretty good at this point. You get all your trophy pictures taken and the adrenaline starts to wear off. Now you start to think about the massive chore at hand. You have your work cut out for you! This early in the fall, chances are it's going to be hot when you go to field dress your animal. One of the complications that hot weather brings forth is BUGS. They will land on you and your animal, lay...