Pacific Crest Trail (Section #207)

Wahtum Lake to Carson
Located 2.0 miles from Cascade Locks, Oregon (OR)
4 Stars
21,453 Steps 1  (10.1 mi)
Pacific Crest Trail: [ #001 - #257 ]


The Pacific Crest Trail (Section #207) has a maximum elevation of 4,326 ft (1,319 m), a minimum elevation of 2,241 ft (683 m), and an elevation range of 2,085 ft (636 m).


[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
21,45310.1 mi2,241 ft4,326 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
3.4 hrs73.6883 ft2,422 ft
[ B to A ]
3.9 hrs201.82,422 ft883 ft

What is the length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #207?

The length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #207 is 10.1 mi (16.2 km) or 21,453 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #207?

A person in good physical health can hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #207 in 3.4 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 3.9 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Pacific Crest Trail Section #207 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 Wahtum Lake to Carson 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: Bonneville Dam, OR
  2. North Topo Map: Carson, WA
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Mount Defiance, OR
  4. West Topo Map: Tanner Butte, OR
  5. Topo Map: Wahtum Lake, OR
  6. East Topo Map: Dee, OR
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Hickman Butte, OR
  8. South Topo Map: Bull Run Lake, OR
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Mount Hood North, OR

Is there a Pacific Crest Trail map for Section #207?

Yes, and they're free! The Pacific Crest Trail Section #207 is located on the Wahtum Lake and Carson topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

KML Custom Maps

PCT207T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #207 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.