Baldpate Mountain Trail

Oxford County, Maine 04047

Elevation Gain2,613ft
Trailhead Elevation1,025ft
Elevation Min/Max1025/3584ft
Elevation Start/End1025/1025ft

Baldpate Mountain Trail

Baldpate Mountain Trail is a hiking trail in Oxford County, Maine. It is 3.6 miles long and begins at 1,025 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,613 feet. Little Baldpate Mountain (elevation 3,563 feet) can be seen along the trail.

Baldpate Mountain Trail Professional Review and Guide

"Baldpate Mountain is the true start of the Mahoosuc Range heading east, if you plan to make a longer trek. At the top, you’ll be treated to sweeping views of the Mahoosuc Range to the north and east. It is a tough hike, though, especially the last hour."

Baldpate Mountain Trail Reviews

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I hiked this one with my friend "Bird". We bushwhacked from a logging road on Northern side and connected up with the AT and headed west to summit. It was very icy at the exposed summit and the sign was down and covered with ice. The weather can be pretty wicked up there in the winter since it is a bald summit (thus the name). All the cairns and blazes were covered by snow and ice so we had to navigate by compass, heading west, until we found the AT again. Once down to the road we hitch hiked back to our car to the North. We ended up hiking 12 miles, 4 being a bushwhack in unbroken snow. We were very hungry in the end! Beautiful hike though, lovely trails & views! Best, Kasey Marsters

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Trail Information

Oxford County
Nearby City
Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry:
Local Contacts
Appalachian Trail Conservancy ME Map 7 and DeLorme ME Atlas & Gazetteer Map 18
Local Maps