American Eagle Trail is a one trailhead backpacking trail, so you'll be backcountry trekking it in and back out. This great outdoors trail is not that long but you should still bring some emergency supplies just in case something happens. This backpacking trail has a total elevation difference of 190 feet which is a lower than average number. At parts of the year this neighborhood sees very little rain, so donít forget to check for any current fire restrictions before you go. The time needed for this hike is roughly 1.5 hours, but of course some folks walk a bit slower and some a bit faster. American Eagle Trail stays roughly within the same elevation zone the whole time which means the conditions are about the same from start to finish. American Eagle Trail is 1.8 miles long it's a shorter type trek.