Turkey Creek Trail has only one trailhead, so you'll be backcountry backpacking it in and back out. Turkey Creek Trail has a total elevation difference of 2,735 feet which is higher than average. Some parts of this hiking trail are much higher up than other parts of the hiking trail, so keep in mind that you may need to dress differently at different elevations. This trek shouldn't take more than 8.5 hours, but of course some folks walk a bit slower and some a bit faster. Sometimes this great outdoors hiking trail gets really dry, so do check for current fire restrictions before you go if you plan to bring a stove or make a camp fire. With its 9.8 miles of walking distance; it's a long hiking trail. This is a long great outdoors hiking trail, so do pack enough food to last the whole trip.