Appalachian Trail (Section #167)

Pico Peak to Delectable Mountain
Located 3.4 miles from Killington, Vermont (VT)
4 Stars
22,168 Steps 1  (10.1 mi)
Appalachian Trail: [ #001 - #212 ]


The Appalachian Trail (Section #167) has a maximum elevation of 2,637 ft (804 m), a minimum elevation of 1,198 ft (365 m), and an elevation range of 1,439 ft (439 m).


[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
22,16810.1 mi1,198 ft2,637 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
4.6 hrs124.51,494 ft1,230 ft
[ B to A ]
4.4 hrs102.51,230 ft1,494 ft

What is the length of the Appalachian Trail Section #167?

The length of the Appalachian Trail Section #167 is 10.1 mi (16.3 km) or 22,168 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Appalachian Trail Section #167?

A person in good physical health can hike the Appalachian Trail Section #167 in 4.6 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 4.4 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Appalachian Trail Section #167 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 Pico Peak to Delectable Mountain 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: Mount Carmel, VT
  2. North Topo Map: Rochester, VT
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Bethel, VT
  4. West Topo Map: Chittenden, VT
  5. Topo Map: Pico Peak, VT
  6. East Topo Map: Delectable Mountain, VT
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Rutland, VT
  8. South Topo Map: Killington Peak, VT
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Plymouth, VT

Is there an Appalachian Trail map for Section #167?

Yes, and they're free! The Appalachian Trail Section #167 is located on the Pico Peak and Delectable Mountain topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

KML Custom Maps

AT167T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Appalachian Trail Section #167 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.