Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail

A view atop Cascade Pass in North Cascades National Park
Cascade Pass, along the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail in Washington

The Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail is a 2,650-mile hiking trail between the Canadian and Mexican borders. The route mainly follows the upper ridges of the mountains through the Sierra Nevadas and into the Cascades as it travels north. Listed below are links to photos, information and maps of some of the places a hiker might find along the trail.

Along the PCT in Hoover Wilderness
In Hoover Wilderness
Maps of the Trail
Upper photo courtesy of Daniel Hershman, CCA 2.0 License
Lower photo courtesy of Wikiopedia userid: dcrjsr, CCA-by-SA 3.0 License
Maps courtesy of the US Forest Service