Elevation

4,151 ft / 1,265 m

#11 in Maine

#33,830 in United States

Prominence

1,243 ft / 379 m

#29 in Maine

#1,500 in United States

Summits

57 summits

#15 in Maine

#440 in United States

Top climbing months

July   29%

September  21%

August   19%

Most climbed route

Marston Trail to N. Brother trail

13.6 mi • 4,444 ft gain

Highlights

  • North Brother is located in Baxter State Park, Maine.
  • 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.
14 summits • 13.6 mi • 4,444 ft gain • 9 hr 25 min
6 summits • 8.5 mi • 2,984 ft gain • 3 hr 46 min
1 summit • 10.2 mi • 3,342 ft gain • 6 hr 28 min

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