This hiking trail has a total elevation difference of 3,127 feet which is higher than average. This vicinity does get very dry sometimes, so donít forget to check for any current fire restrictions before you go. This backcountry trek shouldn't take more than 9 hours, but of course some people walk a bit slower and some a bit faster. With its 10.6 miles of walking distance; it's considered a longer trek. This hiking trail has only one trailhead, so you're looking at an in and out backcountry walk. This is a hiking and backpacking trail that is quite long, so do pack enough food to last the whole trip. Some parts of this great outdoors hiking trail are much higher up than other parts of the great outdoors hiking trail which of course means you need to be prepared for different conditions on different parts of the great outdoors hiking trail.