This great outdoors hiking trail has a total elevation difference of 787 feet which is a lower than average number. The time needed for this walk is roughly 5 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. At parts of the year this vicinity sees very little rain, so make sure you check current conditions and fire restrictions with local forest authorities before you head out. Mount Rose Trail stays roughly within the same elevation zone the whole time, so you won’t have to worry about different climate zones along your trek. This great outdoors hiking trail has only one trailhead, so you're looking at an in and out backcountry hike. Even though this is not a very long hiking trail you should still bring some emergency supplies just in case something happens. Mount Rose Trail is 5.4 miles long it's a mid length trek.