This is a one trailhead backcountry hiking trail, so you'll be backcountry hiking it in and back out. With its 6.6 miles of walking distance it's an average length backpacking trail. Warm Springs Necktie Trail goes through some very different elevations which of course means you need to be prepared for different conditions on different parts of the backpacking trail. Keep in mind that this is a long backcountry hiking trail, so do pack enough food to last the whole trip. This neighborhood does get very dry sometimes, so make sure you check current conditions and fire restrictions with local forest authorities before you head out. The total elevation difference for this backcountry hiking trail is 2,346 feet which is an average number. You should count on this backcountry trek taking about 6 hours, but of course some folks walk a bit slower and some a bit faster.