Located in North Berwick Maine. Bauneg Beg Mountain is comprised of three peaks. The tallest which is 866′. Bauneg Beg is the highest in Southern York County.
From Bauneg Beg, looking North-Northwest, Mt Hope (672′) in Sanford Maine, is located 2.5 miles away. Mt Agamenticus in York Maine is 12 miles away in a Southeasterly location. Garison Hill in Dover New Hampshire is 13 miles Southwesterly.
In the 40’s Bauneg Beg Mountain was a local ski area. There are still some items left. Although, most of the equipment was moved to a mountain nearby where the skiing continued.
On a good day the ocean is easy to see along with Mt Washington at 337° true only 67 miles away. Follow this link to a picture looking at Mt. Washington from the middle peak of Bauneg Beg. The towers which are in the forefront are that of Mt Hope.
If you decide to hike Bauneg Beg during the evening hours you can star gaze along with getting a nice view of Sanford, Maine.
A local land trust organization (GWRLT) has purchased some land on top which is open to the public.