Maps & Geography


Denver Public Library Map Collection
Current and historic maps covering Colorado, Denver, and the Rocky Mountain West. Strengths include railroads, mining, and transportation across Colorado.

Denver Maps
Interactive maps from DenverGov including property, parks and government maps.

Regional Transportation District (RTD)
Lists bus routes, schedules, fares, special rides and general RTD information.


Colorado Maps
Provides maps of Colorado's cities and regions, activities, roads, and scenic byways. From the Colorado Tourism Office.

Colorado State Parks
Click on any park to view activities, amenities and directions.

Thematic Map Gallery
From the State Demography office. Maps of Colorado population starting in 1880 and forecasting through 2030.

Colorado State Land Board The State Land Board Geographic Information System (GIS) catalogs all state-owned surface and mineral ownership records, leases and other special management areas.

United States

Blank & Outline Maps
Printable for educational or personal use.

PADUS: Protected Areas Database of the United States
View national parks, national forests, BLM lands, and other federally protected lands at a glance. View state public lands, and large private protected lands. Click on "Public Access" to see which areas are open to the public.

USGS Mapview
Provides access to more than 100,000 geologic maps and other types of geoscience reports and data published from the early 1800s to the present day, by the USGS, the State Geological Surveys, and hundreds of other organizations..

An interactive USGS map viewer that lets you find and download USGS topographic maps, including the Historical Topo Map Collection created between 1884 and 2006, and the US topographical collection of digital maps produced starting 2009. Maps can be downloaded as pdfs, jpegs, and more.


Map Collections from the Library of Congress
American maps in categories such as Military Battles, Exploration, Conservation and more.

Historical Maps at the Hargrett Library
Early American historical maps spanning nearly 500 years.

The National Map: Historical Topographic Map Collection
Historical maps are snapshots of the nation's physical and cultural features at a particular time. Maps of the same area can show how an area looked before development and provide a detailed view of changes over time.


The World Factbook
In addition to maps this site also provides information on government, history, economy, and geography for countries of the world. From The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

David Rumsey Map Collection
The historical map collection has over 93,000 maps and related images online. The collection includes rare 16th through 21st-century maps of America, North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Pacific, Arctic, Antarctic, and the World.

Earth and Moon Viewer
View the Earth from above any location at this moment.

The Perry-CastaƱeda Library Map Collection
Research maps from all over the world.

United Nations Maps
General, peacekeeping and thematic maps and links.

U.S. and World Population Clock
Population estimates produced by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Worldmapper is a collection of world maps, where territories are re-sized on each map according to the subject of interest.


National Weather Service
Find radar and satellite images, forecasts and information.