The total elevation difference for this wilderness trail is 1,369 feet, and that is about average. Little Creek Basin Trail is a one trailhead wilderness trail, so you'll be backcountry backpacking it in and back out. With its 8.2 miles of walking distance it's a mid length backcountry trek. You should count on this backcountry walk taking about 7.5 hours, but you never know stuff could go wrong and you could get stuck so be prepared for that. This is a great outdoors trail that is quite long, so make sure you bring plenty of supplies. There's not much difference in elevation along Little Creek Basin Trail, so you won’t have to worry about different climate zones along your backcountry trek.