New Backroad Releases

Exploring Haida Gwaii With Backroad Mapbooks

From hot springs to hiking trails, rare birds, whales, ancient villages and hidden beaches, Haida Gwaii is an outdoor explorer’s paradise. We’ve put together a short list of our favourite things to see and do on the islands, but you can find many more on our latest edition Haida Gwaii Waterproof Map.

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Go Mobile – Backroad Mapbooks has Canada Covered

Backroad Mapbooks is pleased to announce that you can now access our Canada-wide base map on the Backcountry Navigator XE and Gaia GPS apps. These apps turn your phone into a fully-functional GPS device and, with the addition of Backroad Mapbooks’ detailed map layer, offer the most detailed and user-friendly mobile maps available anywhere.

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Announcing the Latest Edition of our Northeastern Ontario Backroad Mapbook!

From the lush boreal forest to the sparkling shores of the Great Lakes and the vast wilderness of the far north, Northeastern Ontario is an incredible destination for outdoor explorers. To help you make the most of this sprawling region, we have updated and expanded our Northeastern Ontario Backroad Mapbook and are releasing the popular recreation Mapbook’s 5th Edition. To learn about everything we have packed into this latest edition, check out the blog below.

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Announcing the Latest Edition of our Northern Alberta Backroad Mapbook!

Northern Alberta is a land of great contrast and wide expanses of untamed wilderness. From the jagged Rocky Mountains in the south of this region to the gentler ranges of the north, and from the prairies in the east to the vibrant boreal forest and ancient Canadian Shield rock, this is a land teeming with outdoor adventure. With a sparse …

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Introducing our Brand New Version 8 GPS Maps!

Since its humble beginnings in the early 1990s producing a single Mapbook for Southwestern BC, Backroad Mapbooks has continuously grown and evolved to chart new territory and expand our line of products. We now cover all of Canada from coast to coast, offering everything from foldable waterproof maps to our BRMB Navigator smartphone app.   For serious outdoor explorers, however, …

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Introducing the 5th Edition of our Northern BC Backroad Mapbook!

Northern BC is a vast and sprawling wilderness, interrupted by just a few highways and major cities. North of the centres of Prince George, Smithers, Prince Rupert and Fort St. John, the region is ruled by nature, with unlimited options for outdoor recreationists and a new adventure to be had around every corner. The Rocky Mountains cast their majestic shadow …

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New Algonquin Provincial Park Ontario Waterproof Map Now Available

Revered by canoers, hikers, anglers and wildlife viewers alike, Algonquin Park is one of Canada’s most celebrated wilderness destinations. To help you navigate this incredible park, Backroad Mapbooks has released an updated version of our Algonquin Park Waterproof Map, jam-packed with adventure information.

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BRMB Top Picks: Hiking Trails of the Olympic Peninsula

From easy interpretive trails through the rainforest to multi-day treks along the secluded coast and high elevation hikes to glacier-capped mountains, the Olympic Peninsula offers some of the best hiking trails in the Pacific Northwest. Check out the list of Top 10 hikes in this spectacular part of Washington.

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Get the Most From Your Washington State Backroad GPS Maps

Backroad Mapbooks’ Garmin-licensed GPS Maps are more than just a set of maps – they are your all-in-one outdoor recreation guide for the entire state of Washington. Jam-packed with outdoor adventure information, industry-leading cartographic detail and tons of cool features, there is no limit to where these maps can take you. To help you have the most exciting adventure possible

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Introducing the 4th Edition of our Southern Alberta Backroad Mapbook!

Get ready to explore one of Canada’s most diverse outdoor recreation areas – the latest edition of our Southern Alberta Mapbook is about to hit stores. Featuring countless updates and expansions, this is your ultimate guide to the best outdoor adventures in Southern Alberta.   The east of the area covered in this book is dominated by the majestic, world-famous …

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2nd Edition West Kootenay BC Waterproof Map Now Available

Having been founded by Trail, BC natives Russell and Wesley Mussio, Backroad Mapbooks is no stranger to the amazing outdoor recreation opportunities of the West Kootenays, from the hundreds of fishing hotspots found along the region’s lakes and rivers to the snow-covered slopes of the Kootenays’ many ski resorts. That is why we have released the second edition of our …

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Canadian map publisher Backroad Mapbooks unveils new website and corporate identity

Backroad Mapbooks, the Canadian publishing company best known nationwide for its backcountry, fishing and GPS maps and guides announced today that it has officially launched a new website and corporate identity (www.backroadmapbooks.com). According to Russell Mussio, the company’s president and co-founder, the new website and brand refresh are more closely aligned with the company’s strategic vision for growth and expansion …

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The V2 Backroad Navigator Android App

Almost 25 years ago, the first ever Backroad Mapbook was created. The simple, paperback book was an ideal innovation for the time, but there was certainly room for improvement. Over the years BRMB mapbooks were constantly improved and upgraded into the easily-readable coil bound, water resistant books they are today. Complete with detailed topographic maps, as well as descriptive adventure sections, indexes, and added features such as community profiles, tips & techniques and more, Backroad Mapbooks have come a long way over the years to being Canada’s number one outdoor recreation guide.

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