For example, the Be the first to leave a review! However, when you get there...there is a big sign labeling it WEBB corner. Morgan Rd., the logging road to the Jackson and Parker's Ridge trailhead, is just past a cemetery that is on the right side of Byron Rd.. Tumbledown Mountain is one of the many gems in Maine. Remember publications vary with information. Aconcagua mountain itself has many routes, photos, and trip reports as children. It is often associated with Little Jackson Mountain, with which it shares its trail network. Tumbledown Mountain Climbing Notes. Hike Report for Tumbledown Mountain Tumbledown Mountain is located in Maine, United States. I'd heard about this mountain, with its fairly short trails, both easy, and quite difficult and it's beautiful mountain pond suitable for swimming. Mount Washington and other are visible in the distance. Camping on the mountain is also allowed if you want to backpack in and enjoy a sunrise or sunset view. If you use the odometer...1.4 miles leads you to a slight road-like thing that, after going in about .1 miles DOES have blue blazes!! North Peak rises above the slabs of East Peak. But these disappear not long after this. For anyone that enjoys hiking and great mountain scenery, Tumbledown won't disappoint. We're committed to building a better, more inclusive home for the modern outdoors. The lake is also surrounded by wild blueberries which we took full advantage of since August is peak season for them. There is another trailhead off of route 4, which would lead t... Getting to Rapid River can be a bit of a trek, as the 10 or so miles leading to it is a maze of logging roads and the cell service is spotty at best. However, Names and Places might be different, I would ask a local person. Views are spectacular. For example, theAconcagua mountain page has the 'Aconcagua Group' and the 'Seven Summits' asparents and is a parent itself to many routes, photos, and Trip Reports. Head for the Brook Trail trailhead on Byron Notch Road. Tumbledown Mountain, ME: Trails: Brook Trail: Date of Hike: Monday, May 4, 2020: Parking/Access Road Notes: Byron Rd is snow free and dry from the Weld side. add review. It is West End Road. Rate this Adventure Highly recommend to anyone who is looking to explore a great mountain in New England outside of the Whites! It's not the tallest mountain in Maine, but exploring the area will provide some incredible views, beautiful plants and even a near-summit pond. Enjoy the easy drive right to our secluded campsite. There is a gravel parking... Start at parking-place, make it to the top and chose a route to hike back down. Going straight on this road puts one on to Byron Rd., also signed, very quickly. Keep track of trails you have done or want to do. To hike the loop, continue driving down Byron Rd to the second parking area to take the Loop Trail up. Have you done this adventure? Hopefully this will continue to be allowed because so much trash is being left that they are considering banning camping.  - Out-and-Back Trail. Easy first mile gives way to much steeper climb over boulder fields and numerous waterfalls. There are also fish in the lake if you were interested in hiking up with a fishing pole! Beautiful views lay in front of you, for you to enjoy. Type: out-and-back. I've attached to this object a picture of the trail map that is at the trail head of the brook trail. Looking across Tumbledown Mountain from Tumbledown Ridge. The trail head, while very well marked, can be difficult to find (especially once you've spied the sign for the parking lot and are foculsed on this. North America's premiere trails guide for day hiking trails in ME, North America with GPS waypoint exchange, trail stats and descriptions, driving directions, photos, maps, and community posted trail reviews. All Rights Reserved. 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