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PCT Section Backpack: Rainy Pass to Canada!

This 9-day backpack is the final installment in an epic multi-year trek along the Pacific Crest trail from southern Oregon to the Canadian border. The hike will start at Rainy Pass in Washington, follow the PCT along the North Cascades up to the Canadian border, and then return to Harts Pass to end. The trek will require a car-shuttle with a one car left at Rainy Pass and another at Harts Pass. Because it is a long drive we will car camp the first night at Colonial Creek South Campground which is on Diablo Lake (south end of Ross Lake). This will leave 9 days on the trail. 

Difficulty Hard

Driving distance 900 miles RT.

Hiking distance 92 miles RT.

Elevation gain (cumulative over 9 days) 24,909 feet

Qualifying Activity: Yes

Thursday, August 24, 2023 to Saturday, September 2, 2023
Additional Info:
Backpack Leader(s):
Raymond J Drapek
Trip leader
Registration is not available online - contact the event coordinator
Payment In Full In Advance Only
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