Pacific Crest Trail (Section #194)

Mount Washington to Three Fingered Jack
Located 19.3 miles from Sisters, Oregon (OR)
4 Stars
21,271 Steps 1  (10.0 mi)
Pacific Crest Trail: [ #001 - #257 ]


The Pacific Crest Trail (Section #194) has a maximum elevation of 6,349 ft (1,935 m), a minimum elevation of 4,688 ft (1,429 m), and an elevation range of 1,661 ft (506 m).


[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
21,27110.0 mi4,688 ft6,349 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
3.5 hrs137.81,654 ft167 ft
[ B to A ]
3.4 hrs13.9167 ft1,654 ft

What is the length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #194?

The length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #194 is 10.0 mi (16.1 km) or 21,271 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #194?

A person in good physical health can hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #194 in 3.5 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 3.4 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Pacific Crest Trail Section #194 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 Mount Washington to Three Fingered Jack 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: Santiam Junction, OR
  2. North Topo Map: Three Fingered Jack, OR
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Black Butte, OR
  4. West Topo Map: Clear Lake, OR
  5. Topo Map: Mount Washington, OR
  6. East Topo Map: Black Crater, OR
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Linton Lake, OR
  8. South Topo Map: North Sister, OR
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Trout Creek Butte, OR

Is there a Pacific Crest Trail map for Section #194?

Yes, and they're free! The Pacific Crest Trail Section #194 is located on the Mount Washington and Three Fingered Jack topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

KML Custom Maps

PCT194T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #194 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.