The total elevation difference for this backcountry trail is 4,054 feet, and that is higher than average. This hiking and backpacking trail sometimes gets very dry, so do check for current fire restrictions before you go if you plan to bring a stove or make a camp fire. Some parts of Wyeth 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. Now, this is roughly a 1.5-day backcountry trek, so it's a nice thing if your backpack is big enough to do the job. Wyeth Trail is quite long, so do pack enough food to last the whole trip. Being 11.2 miles long; it's longer than many hiking and backpacking trails. This backcountry trail has only one trailhead, so you're looking at an in and out backcountry trek.