This wilderness hiking trail has only one trailhead, so you're looking at an in and out backcountry hike. This wilderness hiking trail has a total elevation difference of 1,919 feet which is an 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 backcountry walk is roughly 6 hours, but of course some people walk a bit slower and some a bit faster. With its 6.8 miles of walking distance it's a mid length backcountry hike. South Fork Trail goes through some 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 hiking and backpacking trail that is quite long, so don't forget to pack enough supplies.