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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     Weather for Old Speck Mountain at 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:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #497)
     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #38)
     Northeast USA 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #67)
     New England 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #38)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2500 feet of Prominence (Rank #26)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #15)
     Maine County High Points (Rank #3)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #177)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #117)
     Northeast "115" 4000-footers (Rank #69)
     Northeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #18)
     Maine 3,500-foot Peaks (Rank #5)
     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #38)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #39)
     AMC New England 4000-footers (Rank #38)
     Maine County Prominence Peaks (Rank #4)
     Canadian Border CoHPs (Rank #19)
     New England CoHPs (Rank #7)
     New England Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #13)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 624
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 550)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-08-05 by Jake Chase
     2007-11-24 by M (whichway) Lardiere
     2010-04-26 by Kevin Knight
     2010-04-26 by Isaiah Knight
     2010-07-30 by Jacques Tardie
     2010-11-12 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-08-05 by Dave Dunham
     2011-09-16 by Susan Wade
     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
     2017-09-30 by Soren Denlinger (GPS Track)
     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

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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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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 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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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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