This trail is not that long but you should still bring some emergency supplies just in case something happens. With its 3 miles of walking distance it's a shorter type backcountry walk. This area does get very dry sometimes, so donít forget to check for any current fire restrictions before you go. The total elevation difference for this great outdoors hiking trail is 1,447 feet, and that is about average. This great outdoors hiking trail has only one trailhead, so in and out is the way to hike it normally. This backcountry hike shouldn't take more than 2.5 hours, but of course some people walk a bit slower and some a bit faster. The backcountry trail stays roughly within the same elevation zone the whole time, so you get pretty much the same conditions along the whole backcountry trail.