Old Speck, Maine

Prominence: 2700 ft, 823 m

Elevation: 4160+ feet, 1268+ meters

True Isolation: 20.44 mi, 32.89 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4160 - 4180 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4160 ft / 1268 m
    (Range 4160 - 4180 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 34' 16'' N, 70° 57' 13'' W
44.571083, -70.953719 (Dec Deg)
344872 E 4937161 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionOxford (Highest Point)

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     Old Speck Mtn. at Summits on the Air (Amateur Radio) Trip Report for Oxford, ME by Mike Schwartz Trip Report for Oxford, ME by Denis Hanson Trip Report for Oxford, ME by Don Desrosiers

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Lists that contain Old Speck:
     New England 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #38)
     Northeast USA 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #67)
     AMC New England 4000-footers (Rank #38)
     Northeast "115" 4000-footers (Rank #69)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2500 feet of Prominence (Rank #26)
     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #38)
     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #38)
     Northeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #18)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #26)
     New England Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #13)
     New England CoHPs (Rank #7)
     Top 10 County High Points Grid for U.S. States (Rank #154)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #177)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #117)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #39)
     100 Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #58)
     Maine County High Points (Rank #3)
     Maine County Prominence Peaks (Rank #4)
     New England Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #8)
     Maine 3,500-foot Peaks (Rank #5)
(Peak is on over 20 lists; Not all shown here.)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 895
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 794)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2007-08-05 by Jake Chase
     2007-11-24 by M (whichway) Lardiere
     2010-04-26 by Isaiah Knight
     2010-04-26 by Kevin Knight
     2010-07-30 by Jacques Tardie
     2010-11-12 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-08-05 by Dave Dunham
     2011-11-27 by Rick Schauder (GPS Track)
     2012-04-22 by Dan Quinlan (GPS Track)
     2012-08-26 by Karine Thate
     2013-06-15 by Matt DiFrancesco (GPS Track)
     2014-09-07 by Michael Berger
     2015-02-25 by Spencer Corcoran
     2015-03-03 by Chris Higgins
     2015-06-07 by Sergey Boldyrev (GPS Track)
     2015-06-27 by Wayne Snyder
     2015-12-26 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2016-09-04 by Soren Denlinger (GPS Track)
     2017-06-03 by Carrie McCray
     2017-06-17 by William Musser
     2017-10-27 by Map Man (GPS Track)
     2017-12-28 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2019-04-06 by Gabriel C (GPS Track)
     2019-09-01 by Gustav Sexauer
     2019-10-20 by Brian Seaman (GPS Track)
     2020-03-18 by Leif Anderson
     2020-08-03 by David Lapierre
     2020-08-30 by Raven Matherne (GPS Track)
     2020-09-12 by Crystal Davis
     2020-09-25 by Jim Haynor
     2021-05-29 by Ethan Michaud
     2021-06-26 by David Gambone
     2021-06-27 by Christine Rounds
     2021-08-01 by Jonathan Becker
     2021-08-01 by Charles Marshall (GPS Track)
     2021-09-11 by Aaron Leger
     2022-02-26 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2022-06-20 by Arthur Caverly (GPS Track)
     2022-08-29 by charles tiedemann (GPS Track)
     2022-08-29 by Matthew Maurer (GPS Track)
     2022-10-08 by Conrad Ward
     2022-11-19 by Scott Wieman (GPS Track)

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Cairn at the summit of Old Speck, 24 June 2017 w/ Daxel, Danny, Baben (2017-06-24). Photo by Lauren Kousaie.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2700 ft/823 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2740 ft/835 m
  Line Parent: Crocker Mountain
  Key Col: Dunn Notch    1460 ft/445 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 20.44 mi/32.89 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 44.3167, -71.165
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    North Carter Mountain  (SSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: White Mountains
Range5: Mahoosuc Range (Highest Point)
Range6: North Mahoosuc Range (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsAndroscoggin
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Grafton Notch State Park
Topo MapOld Speck Mountain O44070e8 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: Grafton Notch (Paved Road) 1496 ft/456 m
Vertical Gain: 2664 ft/812 m
Distance (one way): 4.05 mi/6.52 km
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Looking up at Old Speck from the AT parking Lot (2015-06-27). Photo by Wayne Snyder.
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Tower on Old Speck (2020-09-25). Photo by Jim Haynor.
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Old Speck summit, 6-25-20 (2020-06-25). Photo by Jason Crane.
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