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Maine County High Points - Multiple Ascents Grid

RankGeographyPeak Elev-M  Prom-M TotalRound 1
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1.PiscataquisKatahdin16061307  
2.FranklinSugarloaf Mountain1292966  
3.OxfordOld Speck1268823  
4.SomersetBigelow Mountain1263867  
5.PenobscotEast Turner Mountain74929  
6.AroostookPeaked Mountain677323  
7.CumberlandPleasant Mountain-North Slope5730  
8.HancockCadillac Mountain466466  
9.KnoxMount Megunticook422373  
10.WashingtonPleasant Mountain419300  
11.YorkClark Mountain402250  
12.KennebecMcGaffey Mountain399283  
13.WaldoFrye Mountain347189  
14.AndroscogginShackley Hill342196  
15.LincolnCunningham Mountain-Northwest Slope2320  
16.SagadahocWhitten Hill192110  

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About the Multiple Ascent Grid:

  • This table grid shows all peaks on a given list, and all ascents done by Larry Edmonds, up to 10 ascents per peak.
  • While many peakbaggers do not like to repeat ascents, some will try to do multiple "laps" or "rounds" of a favorite list, often one close to home.
  • The header for each ascent column shows, in parentheses, the total number of peaks climbed in each "round", and clicking the header link will sort your ascents for that round.
  • Due to space limitations, this listing has just the basic peak info, so up to ten date columns can be shown. Please use the main peak list (linked above) for more basic info and functionality.
  • Some climbers will log two ascents of the same peak on the same day--for example, when doing an out-and-back ridge run with other ascents sandwiched between two of the same peak. Some might not consider these to be two separate ascents for the purposes of doing multiple rounds. Clicking on the "Count a peak only once per day" link in the header will collapse multiple ascents of a peak on a single day into just one ascent for this grid list.

List Description

Maine is as large in area as the rest of New England combined, and has more counties than any other New England state. Most Maine county high points are relatively famous summits. The bushwhack up East Turner Mountain is often regarded as the hardest summit on this list.

Acknowledgments

Sources that were used to help me compile this list include:

  • Personal research done prior to 1988.
  • Article "New England's Highest Points by County" by Paul Moore, Appalachia magazine, June 15, 1988, p. 68-72.
  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1993 by Andy Martin, reviewed by Roy Schweiker.

Links

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