This hike should take you about 4 days, so better have big a backpack to fit all the stuff you need. Different parts of this great outdoors hiking trail are at very different elevations, so keep in mind that you may need to dress differently at different elevations. Bear Canyon Trail has a total elevation difference of 3,533 feet which is higher than average. With its 26 miles of walking distance; it's longer than many great outdoors hiking trails. Keep in mind that this is a long backcountry hiking trail, so don't forget to pack enough supplies. Bear Canyon Trail is a one trailhead hiking trail, so you'll be backcountry backpacking it in and back out. This backcountry hiking trail sometimes gets very dry, so donít forget to check for any current fire restrictions before you go.