This wilderness hiking trail has only one trailhead, so you'll be backcountry hiking it in and back out. There's not much difference in elevation along the great outdoors trail, so you get pretty much the same conditions along the whole great outdoors trail. Roaring Creek Trail is not that long but you should still bring some emergency supplies just in case something happens. Roaring Creek Trail has a total elevation difference of 357 feet which is lower than average. Roaring Creek Trail is 2.4 miles long it's a shorter type backcountry hike. You should count on this walk taking about 2 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. At parts of the year this region sees very little rain, so make sure you check current conditions and fire restrictions with local forest authorities before you head out.