This wilderness trail has only one trailhead, so you're looking at an in and out backcountry trek. The time needed for this backcountry walk is roughly 5 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. Different parts of this great outdoors hiking trail are at very different elevations, so keep in mind that you may need to dress differently at different elevations. Being 5.6 miles long it's a mid length backcountry hike. The total elevation difference for this wilderness trail is 3,548 feet which is higher than average. At parts of the year this vicinity sees very little rain, so do check for current fire restrictions before you go if you plan to bring a stove or make a camp fire. This hiking trail is not that long but it's always fine to bring some emergency supplies, you never know what could happen.