Bake Oven Trail has a total elevation difference of 2,032 feet which is an average number. Sometimes this trail gets really dry, so make sure you check current conditions and fire restrictions with local forest authorities before you head out. Some parts of this trail are much higher up than other parts of the trail, and that means that some parts of the trail could be very different from other parts of it. With its 9 miles of walking distance it's an average length trail. This is a trail that is quite long, so don't forget to pack enough supplies. You should count on this trek taking about 8 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. Bake Oven Trail is a one trailhead hiking trail, so you'll be backcountry trekking it in and back out.