Baldpate Mountain, Maine - Hiking

Baldpate Mountain, Maine - Hiking


Maine, United States




Overview

Difficulty

Moderate

Distance

12 KM

Elevation gain

1,152 meters

What are the activities on site?

Hiking


See photos of the Baldpate Mountain, Maine


Why choose this trail?

Baldpate Mountain is a mountain located in Oxford County, Maine. Baldpate has two prominent peaks; West Peak has 3,662 feet (1,116 m) of elevation, and stands 222 feet (68 m) above the col between them.
Baldpate is flanked to the north by Surplus Mountain, to the northeast by Black Mountain, and to the southeast by Mount Hittie. To the southwest, Baldpate Mountain faces Old Speck Mountain across Grafton Notch, which by convention marks the northeast end of the Mahoosuc Range.
Baldpate Mountain is within the watershed of the Androscoggin River, which drains into Merrymeeting Bay, the estuary of the Kennebec River, and then into the Gulf of Maine. The northwest side of Baldpate Mountain drains into the Swift Cambridge River, then into the Dead Cambridge River and Umbagog Lake, the source of the Androscoggin River. The southeast and southwest sides of Baldpate drain into the Bear River, then into the Androscoggin. The northeast side of Baldpate Mtn. drains into the West Branch of the Ellis River, then into the Androscoggin.
The Appalachian Trail, a 2,170 mi (3,490 km) National Scenic Trail from Georgia to Maine, runs from Grafton Notch to Surplus Mountain across both peaks of Baldpate.

What are the services on site?

No information available


Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule
No information
Coordinates
44.609287 -70.892316

What are the coordinates and address of Baldpate Mountain, Maine?

No information available

What are the comments and evaluations from the community?

Edward Williams
Edward Williams
It's a real pleasure to go there.
6 years ago




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of Baldpate Mountain, Maine ?

Moderate

What is the elevation of Baldpate Mountain, Maine?

1152.00 M

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No