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desainmeUntitled Comment

desainme

Voted 10/10

Prominence is 2855 feet.
Posted Aug 9, 2005 8:32 pm

Rob AUntitled Comment

Rob A

Voted 8/10

Here is something Interesting taken from the 2002A.T. Thru-hikers Companion



"Known as Maine's "Second Mountain," the Bieglow Range might look very different today had it not been for the efforts of many conservation groups, including the MATC. During the 1960s and '70s, land developers had plans to turn the Bieglow Range into the "Aspen of the East," but opponents forced a state referendum on the issue. In 1976, the citizens of Maine decided by a 33,000-vote margin to have the state purchase the land and create a 33,000-acre wilderness preserve. From Stratton to Flagstaff, you will walk through what could have been a series of ski lifts, ski slopes, and summit houses."
Posted Sep 24, 2005 8:33 pm

TMFAvery Peak-West Peak

TMF

Voted 10/10

no big deal, but according the the signs on the applachain trail at the col, west peak is actually .3 miles from the col, and Avery is .4.
Posted Jan 18, 2008 12:48 am

injektiloRe: Avery Peak-West Peak

injektilo

Hasn't voted

Thanks for the correction! The page has been updated with the correct mileages.
Posted Jan 20, 2008 9:54 am

TMFRe: Avery Peak-West Peak

TMF

Voted 10/10

no problem...its minor and i wouldnt have even said anything if i had not walked by that sign every day for work when i was on Bigelow...
Posted Jan 21, 2008 3:59 pm

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