At 5,267 feet, Katahdin is Maine’s tallest mountain; however, it’s this massif’s location in Baxter State Park, status as the northern terminus of the Appalachian Trail, and rich cultural history that cement it as the state’s crown jewel for hiking. Check out the trail reviews here for the Abol TrailHunt Trail, Knife Edge and Cathedral Trail to see for yourself.

Maine Appalachian Trail Hike Day 22: Katahdin

Maine Appalachian Trail Hike Days 20 & 21: The Final Countdown