Dutch Creek to Condrey Mountain
Pacific Crest Trail Section #163

Located 22.8 miles from Yreka, California

4 Stars
21,358 Steps 1  (10.0 mi)

The Pacific Crest Trail (Section #163) has a maximum elevation of 6,975 ft (2,126 m), a minimum elevation of 5,893 ft (1,796 m), and an elevation gain of 28,053 ft (8,551 m) in the [ A to B ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Pacific Crest Trail Section #163 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.


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
21,35810.0 mi5,893 ft6,975 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
3.7 hrs0.428,053 ft24,782 ft
[ B to A ]
3.5 hrs0.024,782 ft28,053 ft

What is the length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #163?

The length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #163 is 10.0 mi (16.2 km) or 21,358 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #163?

A person in good physical health can hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #163 in 3.7 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 3.5 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.

Dutch Creek to Condrey Mountain Topo Maps

Download free Dutch Creek to Condrey Mountain 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

  1. Northwest Topo Map: Carberry Creek, OR
  2. North Topo Map: Squaw Lakes, OR
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Dutchman Peak, OR
  4. West Topo Map: Kangaroo Mountain, CA
  5. Topo Map: Dutch Creek, CA
  6. East Topo Map: Condrey Mountain, CA
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Seiad Valley, CA
  8. South Topo Map: Hamburg, CA
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Horse Creek, CA

Is there a Pacific Crest Trail map for Section #163?

Yes, and they're free! The Pacific Crest Trail Section #163 is located on the Dutch Creek and Condrey Mountain topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

KML Custom Maps

PCT163T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #163 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 #163, provided by the National Weather Service. (weather.gov)



  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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