The total elevation difference for this backcountry trail is 1,989 feet which is about average. Some parts of this hiking and backpacking trail are much higher up than other parts of the hiking and backpacking trail, so keep in mind that you may need to dress differently at different elevations. Of course, this is an overnight walk, 3 days normally, so it's a good thing if your backpack is big enough to do the job. This region does get very dry sometimes, so donít forget to check for any current fire restrictions before you go. This backcountry trail has only one trailhead, so you're looking at an in and out walk. This is a wilderness trail that is quite long, so don't forget to pack enough supplies. With its 19.8 miles of walking distance; it's considered a longer backcountry hike.