Baldpate Mountain, Maine

Prominence: 2228 ft, 679 m

Elevation: 3780+ feet, 1152+ meters

True Isolation: 3.94 mi, 6.34 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3780 - 3800 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3780 ft / 1152 m
    (Range 3780 - 3800 ft)
Highest SummitEast Peak
SubpeaksBaldpate Mountain-West Peak (3662 ft/1116 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 36' 33'' N, 70° 53' 32'' W
44.609287, -70.892316 (Dec Deg)
349846 E 4941290 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionOxford

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Lists that contain Baldpate Mountain:
     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #94)
     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #96)
     Northeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #34)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #52)
     New England Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #27)
     Maine 3,500-foot Peaks (Rank #25)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #517)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 272
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 241)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1989-10-15 by Scott Cockrell
     2006-05-27 by Scott Cranston (Unsuccessful)
     2009-09-26 by Arne Schussler
     2010-03-06 by Len Hall
     2010-05-16 by Chuck Lafean (Unsuccessful)
     2010-11-28 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-05-30 by Quincy Koetz
     2011-10-16 by Bill White
     2014-08-29 by Dan Quinlan
     2015-07-02 by Matt Vadeboncoeur (GPS Track)
     2015-07-16 by Chris Higgins
     2015-11-08 by Jim Robinson (GPS Track)
     2017-02-05 by Chris Higgins
     2018-06-17 by Map Man (GPS Track)
     2018-06-22 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2018-07-01 by Arthur Caverly (GPS Track)
     2018-07-19 by Spencer Corcoran
     2018-12-16 by Soren Denlinger (GPS Track)
     2019-01-05 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2019-09-06 by Will Hoyt
     2019-09-29 by Gabriel C (GPS Track)
     2020-01-18 by Eric Army
     2020-02-23 by David Darby (GPS Track)

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View of Baldpate on the approach from Baldpate - West (2015-11-08). Photo by Jim Robinson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2228 ft/679 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2248 ft/685 m
  Line Parent: Old Speck
  Key Col: Grafton Notch    1552 ft/473 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.94 mi/6.34 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 44.5725, -70.9533
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Old Speck  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Longfellow Mountains
Range5: Western Maine Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsAndroscoggin
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Maine Public Reserve Land
Topo MapOld Speck Mountain O44070e8 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: Grafton Notch (Paved Road) 1496 ft/456 m
Vertical Gain: 2506 ft/763 m
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Unplanned thru-hiker gathering! From memory, left to right: Jackrabbit, ?, Porkchop, Tiki, PackMan, ?, Mountain Goat?, ? (2001). Photo by Marvin Warren.
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