The total elevation difference for this hiking and backpacking trail is 673 feet which is lower than average. Ragged Rocks Trail has only one trailhead, so you're looking at an in and out walk. This vicinity does get very dry sometimes, so make sure you check current conditions and fire restrictions with local forest authorities before you head out. Being 1.8 miles long it's shorter than many great outdoors hiking trails. You should count on this hike taking about 1.5 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. Ragged Rocks Trail stays roughly within the same elevation zone the whole time which means the conditions are about the same from start to finish. Ragged Rocks Trail is not that long but you should still bring some emergency supplies just in case something happens.