Mount Katahdin Hike Logs

Are you taking the New England Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our challenge, with the most recent at the top. Click on a hike log to see all the details, more photos and leave comments for the challengers.

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Katahdin

Peak Summited2019 Mount KatahdinType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadHunt TrailheadRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were not too badSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionWhen you fail to prepare, prepare to fail.  Well not a complete failure because I made to the summit and back in good health. Went up Hunt but too steep to come […]
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Katahdin or Bust – Northern Terminus on the AT

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Katahdin Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Hunt Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems My nephew and I made the long trek […]
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Sharp

Peak Summited Mount Katahdin Trailhead Roaring Brook Group son Heaven Trails were great!! Shorts and T-shirt weather I am still amazed looking back a day later so many memories were made…. I wish i was a writer ….. it was a truly amazing day i'm glad i got to spend it with my son. If […]
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Katahadin the hard way

Peak Summited Mount Katahdin Trailhead Cathedral to Knife Edge to Helon Taylor Group Solo The most incredible hike I have done anywhere in the world. More challenging the Whitney! Views 360 degrees pure awesomeness.
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New England Six Pack complete

Peak Summited Mount Katahdin Trailhead Abol Phenomenal hike. We couldn't acquire a parking pass for Roaring Brook but managed to get one at the Abol lot. We hiked the Abol Trail up and back. Very steep with some serious bouldering in the middle section. Weather and visibility were perfect! Users who liked this:
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THUNDER STRUCK!

Peak Summited Mount Katahdin Trailhead Chimney Pond> Hamlin Ridge> NW Basin Trail> Saddle CHALLENGE COMPLETED! Mount Katahdin was definitely a challenge! My mom and I drove up yesterday and camped overnight at a local campground. We got up really early in the morning because we know today would be a long day, but also we […]
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Thunder bolts and lightening, very, very frightening!

Peak Summited Mount Katahdin Trailhead Chimney Pond The day started sunny and very warm:which is unusual for this time of year. We decided to hike Chimney Pond to Hamlin Ridge to enjoy the views while the weather was nice as there were thunderstorms predicted for the afternoon. Hamlin Pond was a challenging hike but it […]
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Oh What A Hike!!

Peak Summited Mount Katahdin Trailhead Helon Taylor Group No just some friends This was the toughest hike that I have ever done. The weather was perfect and the trail was long and steep! We chose to go up the Helon Taylor trail, across the Knife Edge and onto Baxter Peak. Our descent was down the […]
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Katahdin Glory

Peak Summited Mount Katahdin Trailhead Helon Taylor Started at 6:15am up the Helon Taylor trail to the legendary Knife Edge. The Edge was the toughest and scariest section of trail that I ever did. Had I know just how bad it was I would have hike another route to get o the top. The weather […]
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Beast of the North

Peak Summited Mount Katahdin Trailhead Abol Wow this mountain was a beast. Just rolling up to the gate had me a little nervous. We traversed from Abol across Knife's Edge down Helon Taylor. Overall it took us about 12 hours. Knife's Edge was terrifying, but I'm glad to have accomplished it. Definitely will attempt this […]
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Team no sleep hike

Peak Summited Mount Katahdin Trailhead Hunt trail via Knife’s Edge and down Saddle Group Jeff C Awesomeness!! Users who liked this:
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The Crown Jewel of Maine

Peak Summited Mount Katahdin Trailhead Hunt Trail Group hiked with Cinspoon Mt Katahdin… the toughest mountain I have ever attempted to conquer or should I says Katahdin conquered me. Ten plus miles of raw awesomeness, beauty and frightening climbs. We decided to trek up and down the Hunt trail (Appalachian Trail) which we had to […]
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