The total elevation difference for this backcountry trail is 2,759 feet which is higher than average. Being 8.6 miles long it's a mid length trek. You should count on this trek taking about 7.5 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. Different parts of this wilderness hiking trail are at very different elevations, so keep in mind that you may need to dress differently at different elevations. This backcountry trail has only one trailhead, so you'll be hiking it in and back out. This is a long wilderness trail, so don't forget to pack enough supplies.