Gobel Creek Trail has a total elevation difference of 632 feet which is a lower than average number. This backcountry trail is not that long but you should still bring some emergency supplies just in case something happens. There's not much difference in elevation along Gobel Creek Trail which means the conditions are about the same from start to finish. Gobel Creek Trail is 1.2 miles long it's a short backpacking and hiking trail. This trek shouldn't take more than 1 hours, but of course some people walk a bit slower and some a bit faster. At parts of the year this area sees very little rain, so make sure you check current conditions and fire restrictions with local forest authorities before you head out. This is a one trailhead great outdoors trail, so in and out is the way to backcountry hike it normally.