This trail has a total elevation difference of 425 feet which is a lower than average number. This backcountry walk shouldn't take more than 1.5 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. At parts of the year this vicinity sees very little rain, so do check for current fire restrictions before you go if you plan to bring a stove or make a camp fire. Boyer Trail One Hundred Fortyeight is a one trailhead trail, so you'll be backcountry trekking it in and back out. This is not a very long backcountry hiking trail but it's always nice to bring some emergency supplies, you never know what could happen. You spend the whole backcountry hike in roughly the same elevation zone, so you get pretty much the same conditions along the whole backpacking and hiking trail. Being 2 miles long it's a short backpacking and hiking trail.