This trail has a total elevation difference of 1,014 feet which is about average. This is a one trailhead trail, so you're looking at an in and out hike. Canyon Creek Trail stays roughly within the same elevation zone the whole time, so you wonít have to worry about different climate zones along your backcountry trek. At parts of the year this region sees very little rain, so donít forget to check for any current fire restrictions before you go. This backcountry trail is not that long but you should still bring some emergency supplies just in case something happens. The time needed for this backcountry hike is roughly 4 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. Being 4.4 miles long it's an average length wilderness hiking trail.