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National Trail System: Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail
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The 1200 mile Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail (PNNST), running from the Continental Divide to the Pacific Ocean, ranks among the most scenic trails in the world. This carefully chosen path is high for the views and long on adventure. 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. It officially became a National Scenic Trail on 30 March 2009.

The PNNST is administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Postal Address: PNNST Office, (Office address not yet available)

Web page: An official Web site is not yet assigned to the PNNST. In the meantime, see www.publiclands.org/explore/site.php?id=4243 .

Volunteer-based organization for the PNNST: Pacific Northwest Trail Association .

 
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