Pacific Crest Trail (Section #227)

Norse Peak to Noble Knob
Located 18.5 miles from Roslyn, Washington (WA)
4 Stars
21,275 Steps 1  (10.0 mi)
Pacific Crest Trail: [ #001 - #257 ]


The Pacific Crest Trail (Section #227) has a maximum elevation of 6,532 ft (1,991 m), a minimum elevation of 5,470 ft (1,667 m), and an elevation range of 1,062 ft (324 m).


[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
21,27510.0 mi5,470 ft6,532 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
3.4 hrs44.6535 ft1,396 ft
[ B to A ]
3.5 hrs116.31,396 ft535 ft

What is the length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #227?

The length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #227 is 10.0 mi (16.2 km) or 21,275 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #227?

A person in good physical health can hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #227 in 3.4 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 3.5 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Pacific Crest Trail Section #227 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 Norse Peak to Noble Knob 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: Sun Top, WA
  2. North Topo Map: Noble Knob, WA
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Raven Roost, WA
  4. West Topo Map: White River Park, WA
  5. Topo Map: Norse Peak, WA
  6. East Topo Map: Goose Prairie, WA
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Chinook Pass, WA
  8. South Topo Map: Cougar Lake, WA
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Bumping Lake, WA

Is there a Pacific Crest Trail map for Section #227?

Yes, and they're free! The Pacific Crest Trail Section #227 is located on the Norse Peak and Noble Knob topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

KML Custom Maps

PCT227T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #227 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.