White Cap Mountain, Maine - White Cap Mountain, Maine

White Cap Mountain, Maine hiking

Maine, United States

By lydia.crawford

White Cap Mountain, Maine Statistics


Very hard


45 KM

Elevation gain

1,175 meters

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Why choose a trail at White Cap Mountain, Maine?

White Cap Mountain is a mountain located in Piscataquis County, Maine. White Cap Mtn. is flanked to the east by Hay Mountain, to the south by Big Spruce Mountain and to the southeast by Little Spruce Mountain. White Cap Mountain lies within the watershed of the Pleasant River, a tributary of the Piscataquis River, which drains into the Penobscot River, and into Penobscot Bay. The east side of White Cap drains into B Inlet Brook, then into B Pond, Guernsey Brook, and the East Branch of the Pleasant River. The north and northwest sides of White Cap drain into the West Branch Ponds, then into the West Branch of the Pleasant River. The south side of White Cap drains into Greenwood Brook, then into the West Branch of the Pleasant. The Appalachian Trail, a 2,170 mi (3,490 km) National Scenic Trail from Georgia to Maine, runs along the four-mile-long ridge of hills to the east, across the summit of White Cap.

The White Cap Mountain is located in Maine and is a popular tourist destination. The mountain is known for its stunning views, and visitors can enjoy hiking, camping, and skiing in the area. The mountain is also home to several small lakes, which offer opportunities for fishing and swimming.

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Starting Point

The trails at the White Cap Mountain, Maine in Maine can be accessed from the summit of the mountain.

Why visit White Cap Mountain, Maine

The White Cap Mountain in Maine is a great place to visit because of its stunning views and serene atmosphere. The mountain is located in the Carrabassett Valley, which is known for its incredible scenery. Visitors can enjoy hiking or biking on the many trails that wind through the forest, or simply relax and take in the views from the summit. The White Cap Mountain is also a great place to spot wildlife, including moose, deer, and black bears.

Is White Cap Mountain, Maine in Maine a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question since what may be a good place for one family may not be ideal for another. That said, White Cap Mountain in Maine is a great place for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages. The mountain offers hiking and biking trails, as well as opportunities for fishing, camping, and bird watching.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near White Cap Mountain, Maine in Maine include hiking, camping, fishing, and kayaking.

Hiking, mountain biking, fishing, and kayaking are all popular activities near White Cap Mountain. The area is also known for its beautiful scenery, so be sure to take some time to enjoy the views!

Where to eat?

1. The Lost Kitchen, Freedom, Maine

2. The Lobster Pound, Lincolnville, Maine

3. Primo, Rockland, Maine

4. Arrows, Ogunquit, Maine

5. Fore Street, Portland, Maine

6. Eventide Oyster Co., Portland, Maine

7. Duckfat, Portland, Maine

8. Black Birch, Kittery, Maine

9. Miyake, Portland, Maine

10. Central Provisions, Portland, Maine

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What is the level of difficulty of White Cap Mountain, Maine ?

Very hard

What is the elevation of White Cap Mountain, Maine?

1175.00 M

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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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