SGWA Backcountry Store

Purchases of the following items will help the San  Gorgonio Wilderness Association continue  patrolling and maintaining trails in and around the San Gorgonio Wilderness, operating the Barton Flats and Mill Creek Visitor Centers, and providing visitor information services and nature programs - all within your San Bernardino National ForestThank you for your generous support!
 

 

 

OUR MOST POPULAR ITEMS
San Gorgonio Summit Marker Paperweight

San Gorgonio - A Wilderness Preserved

San Gorgonio shirt Trail Map of the San Gorgonio Wilderness by Tom Harrison Mt. Whitney Pin

MAPS | BOOKS | WEAR | GEAR
 

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San Bernardino National Forest Map


USDA FOREST SERVICE SAN BERNARDINO NATIONAL FOREST MAP,
PLASTIC/WATERPROOF - $12.00
This 36" x 36" plastic/waterproof map covers the whole San Bernardino National Forest from the eastern San Gabriel Mountains south to the San Jacinto Mountains. Includes all Forest Service roads, paved highways/roads, trails, campgrounds, phone numbers, and other information. Scale=1:126,720 (non-topographical).

San Gorgonio Wilderness Map

USDA FOREST SERVICE GUIDE TO THE SAN GORGONIO WILDERNESS - $11.00
24" x 27" Trail map to the San Gorgonio Wilderness and general surrounding area. Includes information on permits, wilderness hazards, trail mileages, and phone numbers. Scale=1:42,240 (topographical).

Trail Map of the San Gorgonio Wilderness by Tom Harrison

TRAIL MAP OF THE SAN GORGONIO WILDERNESS by Tom Harrison - $12.00
This is a waterproof 26" X 23" shaded topographical map. Wilderness trails and camps are marked very clearly in red with trail mileages noted in red along the corresponding trail segments. Scale = 1:42,240.

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SAN BERNARDINO NATIONAL FOREST ATLAS - $25.00
For those who like to explore anywhere in the San Bernardino National Forest. This 50 page (42 map and 8 information) color atlas of 7 1/2' quadrangle topographic maps is now being carried by Forest Service field personnel. It's 8 1/2" X 11" pages lie flat for easy copying. The maps are easy to read with a scale of 1" to the mile.  Published by the US Forest Service in 2005.

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San Bernardino National Forest Recreation Map

SAN BERNARDINO MOUNTAINS RECREATION TOPO MAP - $12.00
This 27" x 39" map, very popular map amongst mountain bikers includes mountain biking trails, hiking trails, and 4WD truck trails in the San Bernardino Mountains. Covers the Big Bear, Arrowhead, Barton Flats, and Lytle Creek areas. Front side is map, back side is mountain biking trips with details and elevation gain/loss statistics. First Edition, 1994. Scale= 1:62,500 (topographical)

BIG BEAR LAKE BACKCOUNTRY TRAIL MAP - $5.95
This 17" x 13" map, is a favorite for adventurers using 4x4 vehicles, motorcycles, ATVs, and mountain bikes. Covers San Bernardino National Forest areas north, west, east, and south of Big Bear Lake, from Arrastre Canyon on the northwest to Pioneer Town on the southeast. Front side is map, back side is specific trail/forest road descriptions and off-highway etiquette. Also contains GPS coordinates for 16 popular road/trail junctions and sites. Revised Edition, 2002. Scale: 1" = approx. 2 miles.


ARROWHEAD BACKCOUNTRY TRAIL MAP - $5.95
This 17" x 13" map, is a favorite for adventurers using 4x4 vehicles, motorcycles, ATVs, and mountain bikes.Covers San Bernardino National Forest areas north, west, east, and south of Lake Arrowhead.Front side is map, back side is specific trail/forest road descriptions and off-highway etiquette. Also contains GPS coordinates for 15 popular road/trail junctions and sites. Revised Edition, 2001.Scale: 1" = 1 mile.

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PACIFIC CREST TRAIL MAP - SOUTHERN CA - $13.00
The first of a series, this detailed 1" to the mile topographic map covers the PCT from the Mexico border to just north of Big Bear Lake, CA.  The fold-out map covers the PCT in four full-color sections. It also provides a lot of physical and historical information about the PCT including trail elevation profiles. Published by the US Forest Service, California State Parks, US Bureau of Land Management, and the Pacific Crest Trail Association in 2004.

Angeles National Forest Map


USDA FOREST SERVICE ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST MAP, PLASTIC/WATERPROOF - $11.00
This 27" X 44" map covers the whole Angeles National Forest from Pyramid Lake to Mt. Baldy including the San Gabriel, Sheep Mountain, and Cucamonga Wilderness areas. It has all Forest Service roads, paved highways/roads, trails, campgrounds, phone numbers, and other information. Scale = 1:126,720 (non-topographical).

ucamonga Wilderness Map

USDA FOREST SERVICE GUIDE TO THE CUCAMONGA WILDERNESS, PLASTIC/WATERPROOF - $11.00
This is a 24" X 18" trail map of the Cucamonga Wilderness and surrounding area. Includes information on permits, wilderness hazards, trail mileage's, and phone numbers. Scale = 1:31,680 (topographical).

Cleveland National Forest Map

USDA FOREST SERVICE CLEVELAND NATIONAL FOREST MAP, PLASTIC/WATERPROOF - $11.00
This 44" X 36" map covers separate parts of the Cleveland National Forest from Corona in the north to the Mexican border including the San Mateo Canyon, Agua Tibia, Pine Creek, and Hauser Wilderness areas. Includes all Forest Service roads, paved highways/roads, trails, campgrounds, phone numbers, and other information. Scale = 1:126,720 (non-topographical)

Los Padres National Forest Map (North)

USDA FOREST SERVICE LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST - NORTH (MONTEREY AND SANTA LUCIA RANGER DISTRICTS) MAP - $11.00 (PLASTIC/WATERPROOF)
This 39" X 36" map covers from Big Sur in the north to the Dick Smith Wilderness in the south including the Santa Lucia, Garcia, Machesna Mountain, and San Rafael Wilderness areas. Includes all Forest Service roads, paved highways/roads, trails, campgrounds, phone numbers, and other information. Scale = 1:126,720 (non-topographical)

Los Padres National Forest Map (South)

USDA FOREST SERVICE LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST - SOUTH (MT.PINOS, OJAI AND SANTA BARBARA RANGER DISTRICTS) MAP - $11.00 (PLASTIC/WATERPROOF)
This 56" X 27" map covers from the Santa Maria in the west to Interstate Highway 5 on the east including the San Rafael, Dick Smith, Matilija, Chumash, and Sespe Wilderness area. Includes all Forest Service roads, paved highways/roads, trails, campgrounds, phone numbers, and other information. Scale = 1:126,720 (non-topographical)

San Jacinto Wilderness Map

USDA FOREST SERVICE GUIDE TO THE SAN JACINTO WILDERNESS, PLASTIC/WATERPROOF - $11.00
This is a 36" X 24" trail map of the San Jacinto Wilderness and surrounding area. Includes information on permits, wilderness hazards, trail mileage's, and phone numbers. Scale = 1:42,240 (topographical)

Santa Rosa Wilderness Map

USDA FOREST SERVICE GUIDE TO THE SANTA ROSA WILDERNESS, PLASTIC/WATERPROOF - $11.00
This is a 24" X 18" trail map to the Santa Rosa Wilderness and surrounding area. Includes information on permits, wilderness hazards, trail mileage's, and phone numbers. Scale = 1:42,240 (topographical)

BOOKS 
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SGWA Member / Volunteer 20% Discount



Add this item to your cart (only once!) if you are a current contributing member or an active SGWA volunteer and you would like a 20% discount
. It will NOT decrease the total amount you have to submit through PayPal. However, it will alert us to check your status and send you a discount refund check including the $0.01 processing fee back with your order.

To learn more about Contributing Membership, CLICK HERE.


CALL OF THE MOUNTAINS - $36.00
A photo essay spotlighting the beauty of So. California's three highest mountain ranges: the San Jacinto, San Bernardino, and San Gabriel Mountains. Over 200 color photos of mountains, trails, streams, lakes, trees, flowers, and people of the mountains. Well known author John W. Robinson says, "Farley and Ann Olander, in beautiful photographs and eloquent, graceful prose, have crafted a moving tribute to our splendid mountains." The perfect ageless gift for those who love and want to know more about the mountains of Southern California. 2005, hardback, 9 x 12", 192 pages.


San Bernardino Mountain Trails

 


SAN BERNARDINO MOUNTAIN TRAILS; 100 HIKES IN SO. CALIFORNIA - $21.95
by Southern California mountain writer John Robinson. This long-time favorite covers hikes in the San Bernardino Mountains and San Jacinto Mountains. Includes small map. Published by Wilderness Press. April, 2003. 271 pages. 8.5" x 5.5" Softcover. NEW EDITION!


 

Trees of the San Bernardino Mountains

TREES OF THE SAN BERNARDINO MOUNTAINS - $16.00
by Rim of the World Interpretive Association and the San Bernardino Mountains Land Trust. Illustrated and described are fifty-one plants and shrubs common to the San Bernardino Mountains. A companion to Wildflowers of the San Bernardino Mountains. April, 2004. 108 pages. 8" x 4.5" Softcover


 

What Tree Is That?


WHAT TREE IS THAT?
- $4.95 
by the National Arbor Day Foundation. An excellent, inexpensive, and pocket size guide to identifying the more common trees found in the Western U.S. 150+ species included. 83 pages. 3.5" x 8.5" Softcover.



 

Wildflowers of the San Bernardino Mountains

Wildflowers of the San Bernardino Mountains - $11.95
Perfect for carrying on the trail.  Detailed color drawings of more than 100 of the most commonly seen wildflowers above 4,000 feet. 41 pages, including index. Pocket size 4 1/4" x 8"  Softcover.



 

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BIRDS of the San Bernardino Mountains - $18.95
A walking and watching guide to 90 of the mountain's most popular birds.  Detailed color photographs and maps. 112 pages, including index. Pocket size 8.5" x 4"  Spiral bound softcover.



 

San Gorgonio - A Wilderness Preserved


A WILDERNESS PRESERVED; SAN GORGONIO - $14.00
by Southern California mountain writer John Robinson. This comprehensive book explains how the Wilderness came to be and talks about the important figures who helped save San Gorgonio from commercial development. A must have for the San Gorgonio-phile! Includes twenty historical b/w photos. Published by the SGVA. 1991. 144 pages. 9" x 6" Softcover.



The San Bernardinos - John Robinson

THE SAN BERNARDINOS - $37.50
By John Robinson, the foremost authority on the history and trails of the San Bernardino Mountains. This beautiful, large 9"x 11" coffee-table hardback has 256 pages and more than 300 illustrations, maps, and a detailed index. The perfect gift for anyone who enjoys the the forest and wilderness areas of the San Bernardino Mountains. This book details more than two hundred years of human activity in the mountains and includes scores of rare and never before published historical photos. A must-have for every collector!

Map & Compass

THE OUTWARD BOUND MAP & COMPASS HANDBOOK - $15.00
by Glenn Randall, a veteran of expeditions from Alaska to Argentina. 5 1/2" X 8", 112 page, indexed softback book. Practical advice on choosing the right compass, using it to find your way, reading and using topographic maps, and using an altimeter to pinpoint your position. Randall helps steer you clear of the most common routefinding errors, and passes on an array of routefinding tips drawn from his rich store of wilderness experiences.

Mountain Biking Southern California's Best 100 Trails

MOUNTAIN BIKING SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA'S BEST 100 TRAILS - $19.00
edited by Delaine Fragnoli & Don Douglass. 5 1/2" X 8 1/2", 352 page, softback book. Southern California's most popular mountain bike trail guide. This book has it all: easy family outings, the gnarliest singletrack, the classic hillclimbs. All of the best places from San Diego to Big Sur, from the Sierra Nevada to Death Valley and the Mojave Desert. Accurately researched and described, more than 100 routes are fully illustrated with detailed maps and photographs.

Campfire Songs

CAMPFIRE SONGS - $14.00
Edited by Irene Maddox and Rosalyn Blankenship. 5" X 7", 184 page, indexed softback book. The words, scores, and guitar chords of more than 100 favorite campfire songs. Includes cowboys songs, folk songs, spirituals, sea chanteys, and patriotic songs.


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. It will NOT decrease the total amount you have to submit through PayPal. However, it will alert us to check your status and send you a discount refund check including the $0.01 processing fee back with your order.

To learn more about Contributing Membership, CLICK HERE.

San Bernardino National Forest T-Shirt

SAN BERNARDINO NATIONAL FOREST T-SHIRT - $19.95
"Our Forest, Our Future".
Haynes Beefy-T, sizes Medium through XX-Large. Available in TAN ONLY. Two sided, with small pocket and bighorn sheep graphic on front left chest area, full size bighorn sheep graphic on back. Please be sure to select your preferred size before adding the item to your shopping cart. Click here or on the shirt to see it in detail.

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San Gorgonio shirt

 

SAN GORGONIO WILDERNESS T-SHIRT - $17.00
"The Top of Southern California" Haynes Beefy-T, sizes Medium through XX-Large. Available in Ash, Tan (shown at left) or Green. Two sided. Small logo on front left chest area, full size on back. Please be sure to select your preferred size and color before adding the item to your shopping cart. Click here or on the shirt to see it in detail.
 

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"I MADE IT TO THE TOP OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA" ARM PATCH - $8.00
This 4" x 3" embroidered blue/gray/green/gold patch celebrates your climb to the top of Southern California. Great for shirts, jackets, packs, etc.
 

San Gorgonio Wilderness Patch


SAN GORGONIO WILDERNESS ARM PATCH
- $7.50
This 4" x 3" embroidered gray/green/yellow/blue patch features bighorn sheep. Rectangular. Sew it on your pack!
 

"I CLIMBED THE NINE PEAKS" ARM PATCH - $7.50
This 3" round, embroidered gray/green/yellow/tan patch features mountain scenery and proudly proclaims "I Climbed the Nine Peaks, San Gorgonio Wilderness". Every Boy Scout's gotta have this one!
 


Old Greyback Patch

OLD GREYBACK ARM PATCH - $7.50
This 3" round embroidered gray/green/yellow/black patch features Mt. San Gorgonio and proclaims "I Climbed Mt. San Gorgonio, Elevation 11,499".

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. It will NOT decrease the total amount you have to submit through PayPal. However, it will alert us to check your status and send you a discount refund check including the $0.01 processing fee back with your order.

To learn more about Contributing Membership, CLICK HERE.


Classic Compass


CLASSIC COMPASS -
$17.00

3 1/2"X 2 1/4" Needle stabilizing waterproof vial, declination adjustment, scratch resistant base with protractor and scales, instruction manual included.
 

Tag-A-Long Compass

 

TAG-A-LONG COMPASS - $13.00
2 1/2" X 1 3/4" Needle stabilizing waterproof vial, thermometer, wind chill chart on back, brass key ring/zipper pull.

Smokey Brass Keyring

 

SMOKEY BRASS KEY RING - $6.50
A heavy 1 1/2" finely detailed two-sided key ring, zipper pull, pack charm, etc.


Smokey Brass Lapel Pin

 

SMOKEY BRASS LAPEL PIN - $4.50
A 5/8" finely detailed pin (military clutch type).


Jr. Forest Ranger Badge

Jr. Forest Ranger Badge - $3.95
A perfect gift for a young forester.  2 5/8 inches point-to-point.
 


Smokey Doll



SMOKEY BEAN BEAR -
$9.00

7" high, the perfect companion for car, home, or office. Who needs Beanie Babies?
 

San Gorgonio Summit Marker Pin


SAN GORGONIO SUMMIT MARKER PIN - $10.95
Celebrate your adventure to the top of Southern California! A reproduction of the geological survey marker at the top of San Gorgonio, the highest point in Southern California (11,501.6'). 1" diameter pewter pin (military clutch type).
 

San Gorgonio Summit Marker Paperweight


San Gorgonio Summit Marker Paperweight - $34.95
Celebrate your adventure to the top of So. California!  A reproduction of the geological survey marker at the top of San Gorgonio, the highest point (11,501.6 feet) in So. California.  3 1/4 inch diameter antique pewter paperweight in a navy blue fleece sack.
 

Mt. Whitney Paperweight


MT. WHITNEY SUMMIT MARKER PAPERWEIGHT - $34.95 
Celebrate your adventure to the top of the contiguous USA! A reproduction of the geological survey marker at the top of Mt. Whitney, the highest point in the contiguous USA. 3 1/4" diameter antique pewter paper weight in a fleece stuff sack.
 

Mt. Whitney Pin


MT. WHITNEY SUMMIT MARKER PIN - $10.95
Display it with pride! A reproduction of the geological survey marker at the top of Mt. Whitney, the highest point in the contiguous USA. 1" diameter pewter pin (military clutch type).