This hiking and backpacking trail has a total elevation difference of 3,076 feet which is higher than average. At parts of the year this neighborhood sees very little rain, so make sure you check current conditions and fire restrictions with local forest authorities before you head out. This backcountry hike shouldn't take more than 6 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. This hiking and backpacking trail has only one trailhead, so you're looking at an in and out walk. Wilson Mountain Trail is 7 miles long it's an average length great outdoors trail. Different parts of this great outdoors trail are at very different elevations which of course means you need to be prepared for different conditions on different parts of the great outdoors trail. This is a long hiking and backpacking trail, so don't forget to pack enough supplies.