Glade Creek Trail is a one trailhead hiking trail, so you're looking at an in and out trek. This hiking trail sometimes gets very dry, so make sure you check current conditions and fire restrictions with local forest authorities before you head out. Now this hiking trail is pretty long, so make sure you bring plenty of supplies. This hiking trail has a total elevation difference of 2,882 feet, and that is higher than average. With its 13.6 miles of walking distance; it's considered a longer backcountry hike. This backcountry trek should take you about 2 days, so make sure you've got all your overnight gear packed. Different parts of Glade Creek Trail are at very different elevations, so keep in mind that you may need to dress differently at different elevations.