The total elevation difference for this great outdoors trail is 2,990 feet which is higher than average. Canyon Mountain Trail is 28 miles long; it's a long hiking trail. This backcountry trek should take you about 4 days, so it's a splendid thing if your backpack is big enough to do the job. This is a hiking trail that is quite long, so don't forget to pack enough supplies. Sometimes this hiking trail gets really dry, so do check for current fire restrictions before you go if you plan to bring a stove or make a camp fire. There is only one trailhead, so you'll be backcountry trekking it in and back out. Some parts of this hiking trail are much higher up than other parts of the hiking trail which of course means you need to be prepared for different conditions on different parts of the hiking trail.