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Higgins Mountain, Maine


Prominence: 250 ft, 76 m

Elevation: 250 feet, 76 meters


True Isolation: 3.88 mi, 6.24 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 49' N, 69° 46' W
43.815, -69.76 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMaine
County/Second Level RegionSagadahoc
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One of the highest points on Georgetown Island, the peak offers a view south and east towards Reid and Sagadahoc Bay.

From some surveys, Higgins is the highest point on the island. The land was donated in the year 2000 by the Higgins family, as part of the old farmstead.

Public access is on the west side of state route 127 between Beaver Valley Road and the old cemetery. Trail is a loop, with the northern part being longer and the southern part being a bit steeper.

Hunting is allowed (September through December), dogs are not allowed, and the area is not well traveled but should be easy to follow if you're moderately familiar with trail walking.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 250 ft/76 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 250 ft/76 m
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IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.88 mi/6.24 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 43.815, -69.8375
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Fuller Mountain  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: New England Upland
Range5: Western Maine Coast
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapPhippsburg O43069g7 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Mike Guethle.



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