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1200 miles from the Continental Divide to the Pacific Ocean, this trail is yours to explore.

pnt-overview.jpgThis carefully chosen path is high for the views and long on adventure, ranking among the most scenic trails in the world.
It includes the Rocky Mountains, Selkirk Mountains, Pasayten Wilderness, North Cascades, Olympic Mountains, and Wilderness Coast. The trail crosses 3 National Parks and 7 National Forests. You can play an important role in developing, enjoying, and preserving the PNNST. Whether you are a PNNST hiker or volunteer, this web site welcomes you and offers you information, fellowship, and a forum to learn and share experiences.

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Our Mission
The mission of the Pacific Northwest Trail Association is to promote, protect and maintain the Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail in a manner that makes a lasting contribution to the recreation, education, and enjoyment of present and future generations.

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