Pacific Crest Trail (Section #192)

North Sister to Mount Washington
Located 13.5 miles from Sisters, Oregon (OR)
4 Stars
22,605 Steps 1  (10.2 mi)
Pacific Crest Trail: [ #001 - #257 ]


The Pacific Crest Trail (Section #192) has a maximum elevation of 6,909 ft (2,106 m), a minimum elevation of 5,200 ft (1,585 m), and an elevation range of 1,709 ft (521 m).


[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
22,60510.2 mi5,200 ft6,909 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
4.7 hrs53.0636 ft1,600 ft
[ B to A ]
5.1 hrs133.31,600 ft636 ft

What is the length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #192?

The length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #192 is 10.2 mi (16.4 km) or 22,605 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #192?

A person in good physical health can hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #192 in 4.7 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 5.1 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Pacific Crest Trail Section #192 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 North Sister to Mount Washington 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: Clear Lake, OR
  2. North Topo Map: Mount Washington, OR
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Black Crater, OR
  4. West Topo Map: Linton Lake, OR
  5. Topo Map: North Sister, OR
  6. East Topo Map: Trout Creek Butte, OR
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Substitute Point, OR
  8. South Topo Map: South Sister, OR
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Broken Top, OR

Is there a Pacific Crest Trail map for Section #192?

Yes, and they're free! The Pacific Crest Trail Section #192 is located on the North Sister and Mount Washington topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

KML Custom Maps

PCT192T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #192 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.