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Partial loop route from Gibson Pass road to Windy Joe Lookout and back to the road.


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10.1

Miles

16.3

KM

Point to Point

5,988' 1,825 m

High

3,824' 1,166 m

Low

2,227' 679 m

Up

2,263' 690 m

Down

8%

Avg Grade (5°)

33%

Max Grade (18°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Commonly Backpacked · River/Creek · Views · Wildlife

Be aware of potential closure of parts of the trail near the Similkameen river

Overview

Experience a portion of the Pacific Crest Trail plus view of the park from Windy Joe Lookout.

Description

The trail initially follows the Similkameen river along flat bottomlands for several kilometers at which point it turns south (and up!) towards the international boundary. At a signed intersection for Windy Joe Lookout , turn left and continue upwards to the summit for great views of the interior of the park. Return the same way until almost reaching the river again, then continue right to cross the river on a small footbridge and rejoin Gibson Pass road via a track on the north side of the river.

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Kevin D.

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View of the interior of Manning Park from Windy Joe lookout.
Oct 23, 2021 near Princeton, BC
Interesting mushroom growth in the moist areas along the PCT and Similkameen River.
Oct 23, 2021 near Princeton, BC

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Oct 7, 2021
Kevin D.
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