This backcountry trail has only one trailhead, so you'll be hiking it in and back out. This hike shouldn't take more than 6 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. Some parts of this backpacking trail are much higher up than other parts of the backpacking trail, and that means that some parts of the backpacking trail could be very different from other parts of it. Being 6.8 miles long it's an average length backpacking trail. The total elevation difference for this backcountry trail is 1,528 feet, and that is about average. This is a long hiking and backpacking trail, so do pack enough food to last the whole trip.