Pacific Crest Trail #2000


The Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000 is 2750 miles long and you can hike 26 of those miles in the designated Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. Cascade Locks is the largest city and lowest elevation along the entire route. 

The Pacific Crest Trail within Gifford Pinchot National Forest begins in the Columbia Gorge and runs north to enter Gifford Pinchot National Forest just south of Wind River Experimental Forest and continues north through Indian Heaven Wilderness, Mt Adams Wilderness, and Goat Rocks Wilderness and then into William O. Douglas Wilderness and Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.

Gifford Pinchot National Forest Pacific Crest Trail segments:

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: 3/05/2019: Contact the Ranger District at 509-395-3402 for more information.
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply in designated Wilderness.
Closest Towns: Trout Lake, WA; Randle, WA
Passes: Recreation Passes are required at some trailheads. Be sure to check what sites charge a day use fee.
Operated By: Forest Service
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