For those who have newly found their way to the Pacific Northwest Trail: welcome! The PNT is now yours to enjoy and yours to protect.
The PNT experience is also unlike many other national scenic trails because it is still in the early stages of its development.
The PNT is a special trail because it traverses some of the wildest remaining places in the lower 48 states.
Learn about some of the special challenges and sacred responsibilities entrusted to all PNT users
Make the PNT a part of your legacy.
You can show the trail some love and support everything that makes it special by getting involved with the Pacific Northwest Trail Association.
The PNTA is a grassroots organization made up of trail lovers just like you. We created the PNT and helped it earn a place in America’s National Trails System. Today, we manage the trail for everyone to enjoy.