Blue Lake Camas Prairie Trail has a total elevation difference of 1,097 feet which is about average. Being 6.2 miles long it's an average length hiking and backpacking trail. This backpacking and hiking trail sometimes gets very dry, so do check for current fire restrictions before you go if you plan to bring a stove or make a camp fire. You should count on this trek taking about 5.5 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. Blue Lake Camas Prairie Trail is quite long, so don't forget to pack enough supplies. This is a one trailhead trail, so in and out is the way to trek it normally. There's not much difference in elevation along the hiking and backpacking trail, so you get pretty much the same conditions along the whole hiking and backpacking trail.