North Brother

North Brother is located in Baxter State Park, Maine. North Brother is flanked to the northeast by Fort Mountain and to the southwest by South Brother; collectively the two are called "The Brothers." The Appalachian Trail reaches its northern terminus on the summit of Mount Katahdin, 5 miles to the southeast of The Brothers.

North Brother SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by snodough

15 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Mar 9, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are North Brother Trail, mount coe to south brother to north brother and Marston Trail to N. Brother trail.

Others who’ve claimed North Brother

  • snodough
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • sky

Routes Used trails & approaches

50% North Brother Trail

28% mount coe to south brother to north brother

14% Marston Trail to N. Brother trail

7% same


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SNAPSHOTedit info


4,151 ft / 1,265 m


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Height Rank

#10 in Maine

#29477 in United States




Maine, United States

Claimed by

  • snodough
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • newenglandwarrior
  • WM79
  • DMOutdoors
  • Telemarkmike
  • barbaratraver
  • Jaydelicious
  • sky
  • Nimblefoot

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