Pacific Crest Trail (Section #213)

Big Huckleberry Mountain to Gifford Peak
Located 17.7 miles from Stevenson, Washington (WA)
4 Stars
21,512 Steps 1  (10.1 mi)
Pacific Crest Trail: [ #001 - #257 ]


The Pacific Crest Trail (Section #213) has a maximum elevation of 4,272 ft (1,302 m), a minimum elevation of 3,228 ft (984 m), and an elevation range of 1,044 ft (318 m).


[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
21,51210.1 mi3,228 ft4,272 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
3.7 hrs76.7920 ft629 ft
[ B to A ]
3.6 hrs52.4629 ft920 ft

What is the length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #213?

The length of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #213 is 10.1 mi (16.2 km) or 21,512 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #213?

A person in good physical health can hike the Pacific Crest Trail Section #213 in 3.7 hrs in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 3.6 hrs in the [ B to A ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Pacific Crest Trail Section #213 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 Big Huckleberry Mountain to Gifford Peak 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: Termination Point, WA
  2. North Topo Map: Gifford Peak, WA
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Little Huckleberry Mountain, WA
  4. West Topo Map: Stabler, WA
  5. Topo Map: Big Huckleberry Mountain, WA
  6. East Topo Map: Willard, WA
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Bonneville Dam, OR
  8. South Topo Map: Carson, WA
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Mount Defiance, OR

Is there a Pacific Crest Trail map for Section #213?

Yes, and they're free! The Pacific Crest Trail Section #213 is located on the Big Huckleberry Mountain and Gifford Peak topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

KML Custom Maps

PCT213T.kmz is a free KML custom map of the Pacific Crest Trail Section #213 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.