Free Topographic Maps of Peru

U.S. Defense Mapping Agency, University of Texas Libraries

If you’re looking for topographic maps of Peru, you’ll find an impressive series at the University of Texas Libraries website. The can find the relevant page here: Peru Topographic Maps 1:100,000.

The maps, which are all downloadable as PDFs, cover a number (but not all) of Peru’s major cities and immediate surroundings, as well as many smaller locations.

All of the maps are in 1:100,000 scale and include many natural and man-made features. They were originally created by the U.S. Defense Mapping Agency (Series J632) in the mid-1990s, so be aware that some man-made elements may no longer exist.

Trekkers might find many of the maps insufficient for their needs, but at least good enough for the planning stages.