directions to Baker Mountain

Location:

Northwest Maine, east of Moosehead Lake
Northeast of the town of Greenville, ME

Driving (one way from Nashua, NH):

Distance: 280 miles
Time: 5 1/2 hours
Parking: at road end
If you use a car GPS, here are the roadside coordinates (in degrees and minutes):
    N 45 34.241
   W 69 25.189
Roads:
 - Everett Turnpike north
 - Route 101 east
 - Route 95 north (to Exit 157 in Maine)
 - Route 11 north (for 6.7 miles)
 - Route 7 north (for 8.2 miles)
 - Route 23 north (for 11.1 miles)
 - Route 15 north (for 27.1 miles, to Greenville)
 - Lily Bay Road north (for 6.9 miles)
 - Prong Pond Road east (for 1.7 miles)
 - unnamed lumber roads east (for 6.3 miles, or as far as driveable)

Hiking (round trip hike):

Distance: 3 miles
Time: 5 hours
Vertical: 1500 feet
Trail: bushwhack
Trail Guide: none
Trail Map: none
GPS Track: Baker Mountain GPS Track
If you use a hiking GPS, here is the GPS eXchange file:
      gpsbaker.gpx (right click and select "save as")

Summit:

Wooded viewless summit with views along the way
Height: 3521 feet

Winter Accessibility:

The access road may be closed in winter, increasing hike length.
 

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