The Precipice Trail

Acadia National Park, Maine

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The Precipice Trail is a hiking trail in Hancock County, Maine. It is within Acadia National Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 105 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,398 feet. Near the trailhead there is a parking. The trail ends near Champlain Mountain (elevation 994 feet).
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The Precipice Trail is a hiking trail in Hancock County, Maine. It is within Acadia National Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 105 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,398 feet. Near the trailhead there is a parking. The trail ends near Champlain Mountain (elevation 994 feet). This trail connects with the following: Champlain North Ridge Trail.
Activity Type: Hiking, Trail Running, Walking
Nearby City: Acadia National Park
Distance: 0.8
Elevation Gain: 1,398 feet
Trailhead Elevation: 105 feet
Top Elevation: 1,053 feet
Driving Directions: Directions to The Precipice Trail
Parks: Acadia National Park
Elevation Min/Max: 105/1053 ft
Elevation Start/End: 105/105 ft
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A short, rugged hike up a cliff to the summit of Champlain Mountain. The Precipice is an exhilarating but challenging climb, even more difficult during wet weather or in ice and snow. Dogs are not allowed, and the hike is difficult for children. General location: Near the Sieur de Monts entrance to Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island.

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