Woodpecker Trail is a one trailhead great outdoors trail, so you'll be backcountry hiking it in and back out. This great outdoors trail has a total elevation difference of 1,135 feet which is an average number. You should count on this walk taking about 6 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. Sometimes this backpacking trail gets really dry, so donít forget to check for any current fire restrictions before you go. The trail stays roughly within the same elevation zone the whole time which means the conditions are about the same from start to finish. Keep in mind that this is a long backpacking trail, so make sure you bring plenty of supplies. With its 6.8 miles of walking distance it's a mid length hike.