The total elevation difference for this trail is 2,804 feet which is higher than average. Strawberry Basin Trail has only one trailhead, so you're looking at an in and out backcountry trek. Some parts of Strawberry Basin Trail are much higher up than other parts of the hiking and backpacking trail which of course means you need to be prepared for different conditions on different parts of the hiking and backpacking trail. This trek should take you about 2 days, so better have big a backpack to fit all the stuff you need. Being 12.6 miles long; it's considered a longer backcountry walk. Sometimes this backcountry hiking trail gets really dry, so donít forget to check for any current fire restrictions before you go. This is a long backcountry hiking trail, so don't forget to pack enough supplies.