Pemetic Mountain South Ridge Trail

A moderate hike from Jordan Pond up to Pemetic Mountain in Acadia National Park

Hiking Moderate

Distance
6.5 km
Ascent
321 m
Descent
320 m
Duration
2-3 hrs
Low Point
82 m
High Point
372 m
Gradient
14˚
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Description

This route combines the scenic south ridge trail, the steep and rocky northwest trail and the easy Jordan Pond trail to make a loop hike up Pemetic Mountain in Acadia National Park.
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Difficulty

Moderate

Hiking along trails with some uneven terrain and small hills. Small rocks and roots may be present.

Medium Exposure

2 out of 4

The trail contains some obstacles such as outcroppings and rock which could cause injury.

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

May, June, July, August, September, October

Features

  • Picturesque
  • Summit Hike
  • Dog friendly

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