This trail has only one trailhead, so you'll be trekking it in and back out. With its 6 miles of walking distance it's an average length hiking trail. High Divide Trail stays roughly within the same elevation zone the whole time, so you won’t have to worry about different climate zones along your backcountry hike. You should count on this backcountry hike taking about 5 hours, but of course some folks walk a bit slower and some a bit faster. High Divide Trail has a total elevation difference of 1,321 feet which is about average. Even though this is not a very long backpacking and hiking trail you should still bring some emergency supplies just in case something happens. This backpacking and hiking trail sometimes gets very dry, so do check for current fire restrictions before you go if you plan to bring a stove or make a camp fire.