Pacific Crest Trail (Section #249)

Agnes Mountain to Mcgregor Mountain
Located 30.8 miles from Winthrop, Washington (WA)
4 Stars
21,329 Steps 1  (10.0 mi)
Pacific Crest Trail: [ #001 - #257 ]

Elevation

The Pacific Crest Trail (Section #249) has a maximum elevation of 2,852 ft (869 m), a minimum elevation of 1,568 ft (478 m), and an elevation range of 1,284 ft (391 m).

Metrics

[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
21,32910.0 mi1,568 ft2,852 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
3.6 hrs45.6547 ft1,246 ft
[ B to A ]
TimeFloorsGainLoss
3.5 hrs103.81,246 ft547 ft

What is the length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #249?

The length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #249 is 10.0 mi (16.2 km) or 21,329 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #249?

A person in good physical health can hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #249 in 3.6 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 3.5 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.

Calories

The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Pacific Crest Trail Section #249 while hiking in the [ A to B ] and [ B to A ] direction at a typical speed and is based on gross weight (which includes anything carried), the topography, trail length and trail conditions.

Topo Maps

Download the free Agnes Mountain to Mcgregor Mountain topo map and the adjoining quads to plan your hike. These are full-sheet, 7.5 Minute (1:24,000 scale) topographic maps. Do you want full-sheet outdoor recreation JPEG Topo Maps?

Adjoining 7.5' Quadrangle Legend

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  1. Northwest Topo Map: Cascade Pass, WA
  2. North Topo Map: Goode Mountain, WA
  3. Northeast Topo Map: McGregor Mountain, WA
  4. West Topo Map: Dome Peak, WA
  5. Topo Map: Agnes Mountain, WA
  6. East Topo Map: Mount Lyall, WA
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Gamma Peak, WA
  8. South Topo Map: Suiattle Pass, WA
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Holden, WA

Is there a Pacific Crest Trail map for Section #249?

Yes, and they're free! The Pacific Crest Trail Section #249 is located on the Agnes Mountain and Mcgregor Mountain topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

KML Custom Maps

PCT249T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #249 that you can download and view in Google Maps®, Google Earth® and Garmin® handheld GPS devices including the eTrex®, Colorado and Montana series.

Footnotes

  1. Steps is a unit of distance equal to the sum of stride lengths that vary with the terrain.
  2. Length is the distance of the trail between the two trailheads, measured on the trail.
  3. Min Ele is the minimum elevation on the trail.
  4. Max Ele is the maximum elevation on the trail.
  5. Time is the typical total time required to hike the trail.
  6. Floors is the gain divided by twelve, the height of one floor.
  7. Gain (cumulative elevation gain) is the sum of every gain in elevation.
  8. Loss (cumulative elevation loss) is the sum of every loss in elevation.