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Free USGS Topographic Map Quadrangles


Download free USGS topographic map quadrangles in georeferenced PDF (GeoPDF) format by clicking on "Map Locator" on the USGS Store Web site. These files were created using high-resolution scans and average 10-17 megabytes in size. You can search by location, theme, name, and other means to locate the area of interest.


Obtaining topographic maps.


Go to and click on "Map Locator". To use the map locator to find map products use the search bar or drop a pin by double clicking on the map view. Map location pins dropped or searched for by address/place provide products within a 15 mile radius of specified location.