Pacific Crest Trail (Section #184)

Emigrant Butte to Willamette Pass
Located 22.2 miles from Oakridge, Oregon (OR)
4 Stars
22,810 Steps 1  (10.2 mi)
Pacific Crest Trail: [ #001 - #257 ]


The Pacific Crest Trail (Section #184) has a maximum elevation of 7,041 ft (2,146 m), a minimum elevation of 5,531 ft (1,686 m), and an elevation range of 1,510 ft (460 m).


[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
22,81010.2 mi5,531 ft7,041 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
4.9 hrs60.7728 ft1,417 ft
[ B to A ]
5.2 hrs118.11,417 ft728 ft

What is the length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #184?

The length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #184 is 10.2 mi (16.4 km) or 22,810 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #184?

A person in good physical health can hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #184 in 4.9 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 5.2 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Pacific Crest Trail Section #184 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 Emigrant Butte to Willamette Pass 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

  1. Northwest Topo Map: Groundhog Mountain, OR
  2. North Topo Map: Diamond Peak, OR
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Willamette Pass, OR
  4. West Topo Map: Rigdon Point, OR
  5. Topo Map: Emigrant Butte, OR
  6. East Topo Map: Cowhorn Mountain, OR
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Potter Mountain, OR
  8. South Topo Map: Lemolo Lake, OR
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Tolo Mountain, OR

Is there a Pacific Crest Trail map for Section #184?

Yes, and they're free! The Pacific Crest Trail Section #184 is located on the Emigrant Butte and Willamette Pass topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

KML Custom Maps

PCT184T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #184 that you can download and view in Google Maps®, Google Earth® and Garmin® handheld GPS devices including the eTrex®, Colorado and Montana series.


  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.