This hiking trail has only one trailhead, so you're looking at an in and out walk. You should count on this trek taking about 4 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. Being 4.6 miles long it's a mid length backcountry trek. Lamberson Butte Spur Trail is not that long but it's always good to bring some emergency supplies, you never know what could happen. The total elevation difference for Lamberson Butte Spur Trail is 1,777 feet, and that is about average. 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. This region does get very dry sometimes, so make sure you check current conditions and fire restrictions with local forest authorities before you head out.