The Pacific Northwest Trail is a 1,200 mile hiking route running west from the Continental Divide in Montana through northern Idaho and Washington to the Pacific Ocean. It 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.
Overall, Pacific Northwest Trail is the 17th most popular hiking trail of all 19 hikes in Montana.