Big Moose Mountain, Maine

Prominence: 2116 ft, 645 m

Elevation: 3196 feet, 974 meters

True Isolation: 15.24 mi, 24.52 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3195 ft / 974 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)Offensive-Do Not Use: Big Squaw Mountain
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 29' 3'' N, 69° 42' 42'' W
45.48417, -69.71167 (Dec Deg)
444384 E 5036984 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPiscataquis
City/TownBig Moose

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Lists that contain Big Moose Mountain:
     Northeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #47)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #67)
     New England Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #37)
     New England Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #24)
     Maine Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #13)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 61
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 58)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-07-03 by William Musser
     2012-09-18 by Ben Lostracco
     2012-11-09 by Quincy Koetz
     2014-07-06 by William Musser
     2017-06-17 by Scott Durant
     2018-02-11 by Daniel McFetridge
     2018-07-14 by Spencer Corcoran
     2021-10-12 by Aaron Kissel (GPS Track)
     2021-11-13 by Mark Akers (GPS Track)
     2022-01-16 by Gustav Sexauer

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Peak of Big Moose Mountain from the nearby overlook (2014-07-06). Photo by Willie-Weimaraner Musser.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2116 ft/645 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2136 ft/651 m
  Line Parent: Baker Mountain
  Key Col: 1080 ft/329 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 15.24 mi/24.52 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 45.5917, -69.4375
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Lily Bay Mountain  (ENE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Longfellow Mountains
Range5: Central Longfellow Mountains
Drainage BasinsKennebec
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Private Land
Topo MapBig Squaw Pond O45069d6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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