Maiden Peak Trail is a one trailhead backcountry trail, so you'll be backcountry backpacking it in and back out. Maiden Peak Trail is quite long, so make sure you bring plenty of supplies. This backcountry trail has a total elevation difference of 3,274 feet, and that is higher than average. Some parts of this trail are much higher up than other parts of the trail which of course means you need to be prepared for different conditions on different parts of the trail. At parts of the year this vicinity sees very little rain, so do check for current fire restrictions before you go if you plan to bring a stove or make a camp fire. This trek shouldn't take more than 9 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. With its 10.4 miles of walking distance; it's longer than many trails.