Sometimes this backpacking and hiking trail gets really dry, so do check for current fire restrictions before you go if you plan to bring a stove or make a camp fire. This backcountry hike shouldn't take more than 4.5 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. Mono Meadow Trail is 5.2 miles long it's a mid length backcountry trek. This is a one trailhead backcountry trail, so you'll be backpacking it in and back out. This backcountry trail has a total elevation difference of 1,019 feet, and that is about average. Even though this is not a very long backpacking and hiking trail you should still bring some emergency supplies just in case something happens. Mono Meadow Trail stays roughly within the same elevation zone the whole time, so you won’t have to worry about different climate zones along your backcountry trek.