Elevation

4,170 ft / 1,271 m

#10 in Maine

#33,704 in United States

Prominence

2,700 ft / 823 m

#5 in Maine

#441 in United States

Summits

93 summits

#3 in Maine

#234 in United States

Top climbing months

July   27%

September  15%

June   12%

Most climbed route

Old Speck Trail

Highlights

  • Old Speck Mountain is a 4000 footer in Maine.
  • The mountain, the 4th highest in Maine, is the northeasternmost and highest of the Mahoosuc Range, the northeasternmost part of the White Mountains.
  • Flanked to the southwest by Mahoosuc Arm and faces Baldpate Mountain to the northeast across Grafton Notch.
  • The summit of Old Speck is on the southern boundary of Grafton Notch State Park.
  • The Appalachian Trail runs along the Mahoosuc Range 0.3 miles west of the summit of Old Speck. A short side trail runs off of the Appalachian Trail to the summit.
  • The summit is wooded with limited views but an old fire tower offers an excellent 360-degree view.
  • Speck Pond is located about a mile below the mountain's summit on the Appalachian Trail.
11 summits • 7.5 mi • 2,696 ft gain • 5 hr 48 min

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