Being 1 miles long it's shorter than many hiking trails. The total elevation difference for Discovery Trail is 457 feet which is a lower than average number. This great outdoors hiking trail sometimes gets very dry, so make sure you check current conditions and fire restrictions with local forest authorities before you head out. This great outdoors hiking trail is not that long but it's always good to bring some emergency supplies, you never know what could happen. The hiking trail stays roughly within the same elevation zone the whole time, so you won’t have to worry about different climate zones along your walk. You should count on this hike taking about 1 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that.