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Hamlin Ridge Trail

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Length


1.3 Miles 2.1 Kilometers


1,639' 500 m

Ascent

-108' -33 m

Descent

25%

Avg Grade (14°)

85%

Max Grade (40°)

4,750' 1,448 m

High

3,111' 948 m

Low

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Stunning ridge hike with views of North, Great, and South Basin.

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Dogs No Dogs

Features Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Seasonal closures exist based on snow. Check Baxter State Park Website for seasonal closures.

No children under 6 permitted.

Description

Often used as a loop with many of the other trails. I highly recommend this in a variation to the other posted Katahdin Loop. Fewer miles, but still requires a high level of fitness.

Flora & Fauna

Stay on trail and durable surfaces to minimize impact to fragile alpine plants.

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