Some parts of this hiking trail are much higher up than other parts of the hiking trail, and that means that some parts of the hiking trail could be very different from other parts of it. At parts of the year this region sees very little rain, so donít forget to check for any current fire restrictions before you go. This is a long trail, so don't forget to pack enough supplies. This hiking and backpacking trail has a total elevation difference of 4,044 feet which is a higher than average number. Being 22.8 miles long; it's considered a longer trek. North Minam Trail has only one trailhead, so you'll be backcountry backpacking it in and back out. This trek should take you about 3.5 days, so make sure you've got all your overnight gear packed.