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Katahdin

An Historic Journey - Legends, Exploration, and Preservation of Maine"s Highest Peak

by John Neff

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Appalachian Mountain Club Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maine - Local History,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - United States,
  • United States - Northeast - New England (General),
  • Mountains,
  • United States - New England - Maine,
  • Travel / United States / Northeast / New England (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT),
  • Native American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8796901M
    ISBN 101929173628
    ISBN 109781929173624
    OCLC/WorldCa65425770

    Mount Katahdin (/kəˈtɑːdɪn/ kə-TAH-din) is the highest mountain in the U.S. state of Maine at 5, feet (1, m). Named Katahdin by the Penobscot Native Americans, which means "The Greatest Mountain", it is located within Northeast Piscataquis, Piscataquis County, and is the centerpiece of Baxter State Park.


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I recommend this book highly to anyone who knows the area around Katahdin or is curious and plans to go for a visit to Baxter State Park. After the hike this summer down the Nesowadnehunk Stream to the West Branch of the Penobscot and up the Foss & Knowlton trail, I decided to research the forest conditions we had passed through/5.

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Katahdin: An Historic Journey - Legends, Exploration, and Preservation of Maine's Highest Peak5/5(6). The health and safety of our visitors and staff is of utmost concern to Baxter State Park.

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For millennia, Mount Katahdin has loomed over the changing landscape we now call Maine's North Woods, inspiring and challenging people, from the Native Americans whose trade routes rounded its base; to Henry David Thoreau and Governor Percival P.

Baxter, who forged new approaches to nature and conservation; to the hundreds of outdoorspeople who enjoy its trails Format: Paperback. Katahdin: A Guide to Baxter State Park & Katahdin (Official Guides to the Appalachian Trail) by Clark, Stephen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

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Measurements can be seen on floor plans. Beginner’s Guide to Katahdin. If you live in Maine or New England, summiting Baxter Peak on Katahdin is a definite for your outdoor adventure bucket list. Between the two of us, we have spent many days and nights in Baxter State Park over the years and we have hiked almost every trail on the mountain.

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Climbing Katahdin: A Quick Guide to Maine’s Greatest Mountain. Katahdin is the highest mountain in Maine. It rises nearly a mile high and serves as the northern terminus of the Appalachian Trail (AT).

It is a wildly popular climbing destination recognized as one of the world’s best summit hikes by National Geographic. Maine’s shining gem, Katahdin, is and will always be one of Maine’s proudest sights. Maine’s highest mountain peaks at nearly a mile (5, feet or 1, m) and was formed by underground magma.

Named by the Penobscot Indians, Katahdin’s name means “Greatest Mountain.”. Sugar Island Cruise (3 hours) Adult $ Senior $ Katahdin: Just a sign on a really high hill.

With each of those tear-filled steps, the flashbacks of this journey came flooding in. In my search for Katahdin, I found so many things. When I think about this journey, I won’t remember the 2, miles or. To reach Katahdin Iron Works, take Route 11 to Brownville Junction.

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* PASSWORD: Last 4 digits of Social Security Number or Phone Banking PIN: * Indicates Required Field. ROUTE OUR RATING TOTAL DISTANCE TRAILHEAD NOTES GUIDE BOOK; HUNT ROUTE: Hunt Trail (A.T.) > Katahdin/Baxter Peak > Hunt Trail (A.T.) > End / miles: Hunt: this is the route that Appalachian Trail hikers finish their journey on; expect lots of scrambling, which includes scrambling up some metal rungs along the way; class II/II+ terrain; this is a beautiful.

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We took a trip up to the new Katahdin Loop Road, a project of Katahdin Woods and Waters to check out the views and go for a short hike. The trip proved to be more stunning than we had imagined. The area is approximatelyacres of land East of Baxter State Park with the East Branch of the Penobscot running through it’s center and is.The Northern terminus of the Appalachian Trail is Mt.

Katahdin at ft. There are many fifth-class multi-pitch climbs that ascend this peak and the various other peaks around it. There are even more ice/mixed winter time routes up this mountain.The Katahdin Adventure Base Camp, located 8 miles outside of Baxter State Park, is your home base for adventures in the Katahdin region.

Whitewater raft on the Penobscot River, climb Mt Katahdin, hike in Baxter State Park, venture into the Debsconeag Ice Caves, fish for salmon, bass, or trout, or rent a stand up paddle board on Millinocket.