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218 mi 352 km of trail 4 Runs

Easy Trails 35 Trails Intermediate Trails 42 Trails Hard Trails 11 Trails
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Runs in Baxter State Park - 4

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Favorite Mt. Katahdin Knife Edge
Difficult

Russell Pond-Mount Katahdin Loop

20.0 mi 32.2 km • Loop • 4,980 ft Ascent 1517.96 m Ascent

(10) Patten, ME
Favorite Morning on Lower South Branch Pond. with permission from Laura Sebastianelli
Difficult

The Traveler and South Branch Mountain Loop

13.4 mi 21.5 km • Point to Point • 5,438 ft Ascent 1657.58 m Ascent

(2) Patten, ME
Favorite Looking south on Wassataquoik Lake from the shelter.
Intermediate

Wassataquoik Lake

22.5 mi 36.2 km • Loop • 1,360 ft Ascent 414.46 m Ascent

(1) Patten, ME
Favorite Mt. Katahdin Knife Edge
Extremely Difficult

Mt. Katahdin

9.4 mi 15.2 km • Loop • 3,785 ft Ascent 1153.7 m Ascent

(1) Patten, ME

Trails in Baxter State Park - 84

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4.9 mi 8.0 km #1Hunt Trail
Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Difficult
4.9 mi 8.0 km Millinocket, ME 12 
2.1 mi 3.4 km #2Saddle Trail
Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Difficult
2.1 mi 3.4 km Millinocket, ME
1.1 mi 1.7 km #3Cathedral Trail
Extremely Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Extremely Difficult
1.1 mi 1.7 km Millinocket, ME
0.9 mi 1.5 km #4Dudley Trail
Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Difficult
0.9 mi 1.5 km Millinocket, ME
1.3 mi 2.1 km #5Hamlin Ridge Trail
Difficult
Patten, ME
Difficult
1.3 mi 2.1 km Patten, ME
0.8 mi 1.3 km #6North Basin Trail
Intermediate
Millinocket, ME
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.3 km Millinocket, ME
1.8 mi 2.9 km #7Center Ridge Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Patten, ME
Intermediate/Difficult
1.8 mi 2.9 km Patten, ME
1.2 mi 1.9 km #8South Turner Mountain Trail
Difficult
Patten, ME
Difficult
1.2 mi 1.9 km Patten, ME
1.0 mi 1.6 km #9Knife Edge Trail
Extremely Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Extremely Difficult
1.0 mi 1.6 km Millinocket, ME
2.7 mi 4.4 km #10North Traveler Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Patten, ME
Intermediate/Difficult
2.7 mi 4.4 km Patten, ME
3.0 mi 4.8 km #11Chimney Pond Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Patten, ME
Intermediate/Difficult
3.0 mi 4.8 km Patten, ME
2.9 mi 4.7 km #12Abol Trail
Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Difficult
2.9 mi 4.7 km Millinocket, ME
7.1 mi 11.4 km #13Russell Pond Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Patten, ME
Easy/Intermediate
7.1 mi 11.4 km Patten, ME
8.9 mi 14.3 km #14Pogy Notch Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Patten, ME
Intermediate/Difficult
8.9 mi 14.3 km Patten, ME
3.0 mi 4.8 km #15Helon Taylor Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Millinocket, ME
Intermediate/Difficult
3.0 mi 4.8 km Millinocket, ME
13.6 mi 21.9 km #16Wassataquoik Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Patten, ME
Intermediate/Difficult
13.6 mi 21.9 km Patten, ME
3.8 mi 6.1 km #17Wassataquoik Stream Trail
Intermediate
Patten, ME
Intermediate
3.8 mi 6.1 km Patten, ME
8.1 mi 13.1 km #18Northwest Basin Trail
Difficult
Patten, ME
Difficult
8.1 mi 13.1 km Patten, ME
4.3 mi 7.0 km #19South Branch Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Patten, ME
Intermediate/Difficult
4.3 mi 7.0 km Patten, ME
3.9 mi 6.3 km #20Traveler Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Patten, ME
Intermediate/Difficult
3.9 mi 6.3 km Patten, ME

Photos of Baxter State Park - 42

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Sandy Stream Pond panorama 10/13/17
Sep 24, 2019 near Patten, ME
Morning on Lower South Branch Pond. with permission from Laura Sebastianelli
Feb 29, 2016 near Patten, ME
Mt. Katahdin Knife Edge
Nov 7, 2019 near Millino…, ME
Looking down on Wassataquoik Lake from the north end of lake. Shelter is in the small penninsula on the right of lake.
Aug 22, 2017 near Patten, ME
Looking south on Wassataquoik Lake from the shelter.
Aug 22, 2017 near Patten, ME
Talus field on Keep Ridge.  Helon Taylor Trail
Apr 2, 2015 near Millino…, ME
On the knife edge.
Mar 27, 2015 near Millino…, ME
A view of Russell Pond on the way to Wassataquoik Lake.
Oct 21, 2017 near Patten, ME

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