Cassel to Burney Falls
Pacific Crest Trail Section #137

Located 33.8 miles from Dunsmuir, California

4 Stars
22,752 Steps 1  (10.4 mi)

The Pacific Crest Trail (Section #137) has a maximum elevation of 3,907 ft (1,191 m), a minimum elevation of 2,723 ft (830 m), and an elevation gain of 17,963 ft (5,475 m) in the [ A to B ] direction.

Calories

The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Pacific Crest Trail Section #137 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.

Metrics

We survey thousands of miles of trails each year. The following metrics are based on the most accurate trail data; no crowdsourced data.

[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
22,75210.4 mi2,723 ft3,907 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
4.4 hrs0.717,963 ft18,106 ft
[ B to A ]
TimeFloorsGainLoss
4.5 hrs2.618,106 ft17,963 ft

What is the length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #137?

The length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #137 is 10.4 mi (16.8 km) or 22,752 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #137?

A person in good physical health can hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #137 in 4.4 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 4.5 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.

Cassel to Burney Falls Topo Maps

Download free Cassel to Burney Falls topo maps and the adjoining quads to plan your hike. These are full-sheet, 7.5 Minute (1:24,000 scale) topographic maps.

Adjoining 7.5 Minute Quadrangle Legend

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  1. Northwest Topo Map: Burney Falls, CA
  2. North Topo Map: Dana, CA
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Fall River Mills, CA
  4. West Topo Map: Burney, CA
  5. Topo Map: Cassel, CA
  6. East Topo Map: Hogback Ridge, CA
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Burney Mountain West, CA
  8. South Topo Map: Burney Mountain East, CA
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Murken Bench, CA

Is there a Pacific Crest Trail map for Section #137?

Yes, and they're free! The Pacific Crest Trail Section #137 is located on the Cassel and Burney Falls topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

KML Custom Maps

PCT137T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #137 that you can download and view in Google Maps®, Google Earth® and Garmin® handheld GPS devices including the eTrex®, Colorado and Montana series.

Local Weather Forecast

Check the weather forecast; this weather forecast covers the Pacific Crest Trail Section #137, provided by the National Weather Service. (weather.gov)

 

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 sum of distance on the trail where angles to the horizontal is between 30 and 50 degrees (the angle of a stairway) divided by ten, the height of one floor.
  7. Gain is the cumulative elevation gain.
  8. Loss is the cumulative elevation loss.

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