Celebrating 50 years of the PCT
as a National Scenic Trail.

Mileage and Elevations

The Mount Hood Chapter maintains the 214 miles of PCT between Midway Meadows south of Washington’s Goat Rocks Wilderness and Breitenbush Lake north of Oregon’s Mount Jefferson Wilderness (2018 Halfmile 2,039.4 to 2,253.0). We also maintain 41 miles of feeder and alternate trails.

Location Elevation Milepost Miles
Road 115 (near Midway site) 4,501′ 2253.0 0.0
Road 5603 4,759′ 2251.0 2.0
Mount Adams Wilderness boundary 4,600′ 2249.5 1.5
Lava Spring 4,522′ 2249.4 0.1
Muddy Fork 4,752′ 2248.6 0.8
Muddy Meadows Trail 5,236′ 2247.0 1.6
Highline Trail 114 5,918′ 2244.5 2.5
Killen Creek 5,923′ 2244.3 0.2
High Camp Trail 10 6,113′ 2243.4 0.9
Divide Camp Trail 112 6,023′ 2242.1 1.3
Lewis River 6,064′ 2241.7 0.4
Mutton Creek 5,900′ 2240.5 1.2
Riley Camp Trail 64 5,746′ 2239.3 1.2
Riley Creek 5,771′ 2239.1 0.2
Round the Mountain Trail 9 5,893′ 2235.5 3.6
Stagman Ridge Trail 12 5,800′ 2235.1 0.4
Mount Adams Wilderness boundary 4,100′ 2230.8 4.3
Road 521 (Williams Mine Trailhead) 4,023′ 2229.7 1.1
Road 23 3,837′ 2228.9 0.8
Road 8810 4,148′ 2225.7 3.2
Road 88 3,481′ 2223.3 2.4
Road 8851 3,917′ 2218.5 4.8
Road 24 4,268′ 2214.7 3.8
Indian Heaven Wilderness boundary 4,570′ 2213.6 1.1
Sawtooth Mountain Trail 107 (north) 4,588′ 2213.5 0.1
Sawtooth Mountain Trail 107 (south) 4,854′ 2212.1 1.4
Wood Lake Trail 185 / Cultus Creek Trail 108 5,131′ 2210.8 1.3
Placid Lake Trail 29 4,999′ 2209.9 0.9
Indian Heaven Trail 33 4,886′ 2208.9 1.0
Elk Lake Trail 176 4,803′ 2208.3 0.6
Junction Lake 4,741′ 2207.2 1.1
East Crater Trail 48 4,781′ 2207.1 0.1
Blue Lake 4,643′ 2205.3 1.8
Shortcut Trail 171A (Indian Racetrack) 4,238′ 2201.1 4.2
Indian Heaven Wilderness boundary 4,150′ 2200.4 0.7
Sheep Lake 4,026′ 2199.6 0.8
Road 60 (Crest Campground) 3,499′ 2197.9 1.7
Road 6801 (nearby) 3,209′ 2194.7 3.2
Grassy Knoll Trail / Old Cascade Crest Trail 3,988′ 2191.1 3.6
Cedar Creek Trail 149 2,188′ 2190.1 1.0
Road 68 2,781′ 2187.1 3.0
Road 65 (Panther Creek Road) 938′ 2182.0 5.1
Road 6517 (Warren Gap Road) 1,196′ 2180.8 1.2
Wind River Road 1,026′ 2179.9 0.9
Szydlo Road 967′ 2179.4 0.5
Road 417 1,144′ 2177.6 1.8
Road 43 (Trout Creek) 1,197′ 2176.6 1.0
Road 41 (Sunset-Hemlock) 2,972′ 2172.4 4.2
Sedum Ridge 3,080′ 2170.9 1.5
Road 2070 1,460′ 2166.9 4.0
Road 2000 1,737′ 2165.6 1.3
Road 2090 2,358′ 2163.5 2.1
Trail to Three Corner Rock 3,254′ 2162.1 1.4
Logging Road 3,026′ 2160.8 1.3
Table Mountain Trail (east) 2,024′ 2155.2 5.6
Table Mountain Trail (west) 1,768′ 2154.8 0.4
Sacagawea and Papoose Rocks (southern road crossing) 1,379′ 2154.2 0.6
Gillette Lake Road 420′ 2150.5 3.7
Tamanous Trail to Bonneville Parking 388′ 2148.7 1.8
Wauna Lake Road (Fort Rains) 149′ 2148.3 0.4
PCT Trailhead (Highway 14) 156′ 2147.4 0.9
Bridge of the Gods (Washington End) 200′ 2147.3 0.1
Bridge of the Gods (Oregon End) 200′ 2146.9 0.4
Trail 400 near Moody Street 238′ 2146.6 0.3
Power Line Road 680′ 2145.6 1.0
Dry Creek Road 711′ 2144.8 0.8
Herman Bridge Trail 406E 973′ 2142.5 2.3
Teakettle Spring 3,379′ 2139.0 3.5
Benson Way Trail 405B 3,759′ 2138.1 0.9
Benson-Ruckel Trail 405A 3,928′ 2137.3 0.8
Ruckel Creek Trail 405 4,102′ 2136.6 0.7
Chinidere Mountain Trail 445 4,281′ 2132.4 4.2
Wahtum Lake 3,785′ 2130.3 2.1
Hatfield Wilderness Boundary (South) 4,120′ 2128.6 1.7
Indian Springs Campground 4,231′ 2127.6 1.0
Buck Peak Trail 615 4,468′ 2121.8 5.8
Huckleberry Mountain Trail 617 (Salvation Spring) 4,018′ 2118.4 3.4
Lolo Pass 3,435′ 2114.2 4.2
Top Spur (Timberline Trail 600) 4,338′ 2111.4 2.8
Muddy Fork 2,796′ 2108.9 2.5
Ramona Falls Loop Trail 797 (North) 2,769′ 2108.4 0.5
Ramona Falls Loop Trail 797 (South) 3,322′ 2106.8 1.6
Sandy River 3,355′ 2106.4 0.4
Paradise Park Loop (North) 5,443′ 2103.2 3.2
Paradise Park Trail 778 5,254′ 2101.2 2.0
Paradise Park Loop (South) 4,991′ 2100.7 0.5
Zigzag River 4,774′ 2100.3 0.4
Hidden Lake Trail (North) 5,717′ 2098.4 1.9
Hidden Lake Trail (South) 5,774′ 2098.3 0.1
Little Zigzag River 5,837′ 2098.0 0.3
Mountaineer Trail 798 5,987′ 2097.6 0.4
Timberline Lodge 6,015′ 2096.9 0.7
Timberline Trail 600 5,346′ 2095.5 1.4
Highway 35 (Barlow Pass) 4,160′ 2091.7 3.8
Barlow Road 4,162′ 2091.5 0.2
Palmateer View Trail 482 4,441′ 2090.0
Twin Lakes Trail 495 (North) 4,369′ 2089.5 0.5
Twin Lakes Trail 495 (South) 4,398′ 2087.9 1.6
Highway 26 (Wapinitia Pass) 3,915′ 2086.5 1.4
Road 58 3,878′ 2081.9 4.6
Jackpot Meadows Trail 492 3,672′ 2081.2 0.7
Road 5890 3,352′ 2080.3 0.9
Little Crater Lake 3,245′ 2078.8 1.5
Timothy Lake Trail 528 (North) 3,237′ 2078.5 0.3
Timothy Lake Bike Trail 537 3,234′ 2078.4 0.1
Timothy Lake Trail 528 (South) 3,303′ 2074.8 3.6
Road 42 (Joe Graham Horse Camp) 3,372′ 2073.4 1.4
Headwaters Trail 522 3,434′ 2072.6 0.8
Wilson Road 3,582′ 2070.7 1.9
Dirt Road 3,752′ 2070.2 0.5
Powerlines 4,209′ 2068.1 2.1
Dirt Road 3,797′ 2066.1 2.0
Warm Springs River 3,358′ 2064.6 1.5
Dirt Road 3,346′ 2064.1 0.5
Dirt Road 4,223′ 2061.3 2.8
Dirt Road 4,266′ 2061.1 0.2
Road at base of South Pinhead Butte 4,664′ 2056.7 4.4
Trooper Spring Trail Junction 4,394′ 2055.0 1.7
Dirt Road 4,642′ 2053.1 1.9
Jude Lake 4,612′ 2049.2 3.9
Russ Lake Trails 716 4,605′ 2049.1 0.1
Horse Camp Junction 4,571′ 2048.7 0.4
Powerlines 4,687′ 2047.9 0.8
Road 4220 (Olallie Lake) 4,969′ 2045.7 2.2
Olallie Lake Resort Trail Junction 4,960′ 2045.5 0.2
Pond 5,164′ 2044.9 0.6
Sheep Lake Trail 5,295′ 2044.1 0.8
Cigar Lake 5,351′ 2043.6 0.5
Upper Lake 5,385′ 2043.2 0.4
Horseshoe Salddle Trail 712 5,522′ 2041.1 2.1
Pond 5,733′ 2040.0 1.1
Road 4220 (Breitenbush Lake) 5,515′ 2039.4 0.6
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