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Old Speck Mountain hiking

Maine, United States

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Old Speck Mountain ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Old Speck Mountain?

The Old Speck Mountain is located in Maine and is part of the Mahoosuc Range. At 4,170 feet, it is the second-highest peak in the range. The mountain is known for its challenging trails and spectacular views. The summit can be reached by hiking, skiing, or snowshoeing. The Old Speck Mountain Trail is a 7.2-mile hike that climbs 2,500 feet to the summit. The trail is steep and strenuous, but the views are worth the effort. The summit offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains and forests.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-70.9545195
44.5708913

What are the coordinates and address of Old Speck Mountain?

Old Speck Mountain
Old Speck Mountain, North Oxford, ME 04261, USA

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Old Speck Mountain can be accessed from the Grafton Notch State Park.

Why visit Old Speck Mountain

The Old Speck Mountain in Maine is a great place to visit because of its stunning views and natural beauty. The mountain is located in the Grafton Notch State Park, which is known for its rugged landscape and beautiful forests. The park is also home to a variety of wildlife, including black bears, deer, and moose. Visitors to the park can hike the trails that wind through the forests and up the mountain, or they can enjoy a picnic lunch at one of the many scenic overlooks. The views from the top of the mountain are breathtaking, and visitors can see for miles in all directions.

Is Old Speck Mountain in Maine a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question since every family is different and each person has different interests and abilities. That said, Old Speck Mountain in Maine is a great place for families who enjoy hiking and exploring the outdoors. The mountain is located in the Grafton Notch State Park, which offers a variety of trails for hikers of all levels of experience. There are also picnic areas, campgrounds, and other recreational opportunities available in the park.

Things not to be missed

Some great activities near Old Speck Mountain in Maine include hiking, camping, fishing, and kayaking. There are also some great scenic drives in the area that offer beautiful views of the mountains and forests.

Hiking, bird watching, fishing, camping. Old Speck Mountain is a great place for a hike with beautiful views of the surrounding area. The mountain is also a great place for bird watching, with many different species of birds to be seen. Fishing and camping are also popular activities in the area.

Where to eat?

1. The Lost Kitchen, Freedom

2. The Lobster Pound, Lincolnville

3. Primo, Rockland

4. Arrows, Ogunquit

5. Earth at Hidden Pond, Kennebunkport

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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