Jordan Creek Trail has a total elevation difference of 3,156 feet which is higher than average. Keep in mind that this is a long hiking and backpacking trail, so do pack enough food to last the whole trip. With its 9.2 miles of walking distance; it's a long hiking and backpacking trail. This backcountry trail has only one trailhead, so in and out is the way to hike it normally. Jordan Creek Trail goes through some very different elevations which of course means you need to be prepared for different conditions on different parts of the hiking and backpacking trail. This backcountry walk shouldn't take more than 8 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that.