This wilderness hiking trail has a total elevation difference of 1,906 feet which is an average number. Anderson Mountain Trail is a one trailhead wilderness hiking trail, so you'll be hiking it in and back out. Being 6.8 miles long it's a mid length hike. This is a long trail, so make sure you bring plenty of supplies. At parts of the year this area 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 backcountry trek shouldn't take more than 6 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. This trail goes through some very different elevations, and that means that some parts of the trail could be very different from other parts of it.