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Most amazing 360 degree view

We are so fortunate to have found this lookout at peak Fall colors. We went up yesterday and spent... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2016
COMaggie51
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Bend, Oregon
AMAZINGLY BEAUTIFUL.

My Wife and I visited IRA on 8/21/16 and it took our breath away. If I could suggest one thing, it... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2016
John E
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Etna
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Oct 6, 2016
“Most amazing 360 degree view”
Aug 28, 2016
“Lovely view, not worth a $10 charge”
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Ira Mountain is located off Route 27 between Kingfield and Stratton. With an elevation of 1,950 ft. and beautiful rock work, the mountain provides a 200° view of the surrounding mountaintops. Located along the Maine High Peaks Scenic Byway, Ira...more
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Reviewed October 6, 2016

We are so fortunate to have found this lookout at peak Fall colors. We went up yesterday and spent a lot of time just gazing out at the expansive landscape, talking to other visitors and, of course, taking pictures. Yes, there is a $10 fee,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank COMaggie51
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

I was so disappointed to learn admission to the viewpoint was $10. Based on other tripadvisor reviews, I decided to pay the fee. The views are lovely. There are picnic tables and chairs at the viewpoint. We arrived about 20 minutes before sunset. The sunset...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

My Wife and I visited IRA on 8/21/16 and it took our breath away. If I could suggest one thing, it would be to add some grills to let people picnic on it. We will RETURN for sure. Thanks to our FRIENDS Roberta and Rod...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank John E
Reviewed July 24, 2016

I totally enjoyed my 3 trips up Ira I would bring more friends each time. I hear its under construction now, its such a gorgeous place to go.This man has done such a great job.You are just in aw all the time, thanks for sharing...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Roberta B
Reviewed July 20, 2016

Great little spot to check out - the view at the top was amazing and a great picnic spot. Family loved the chance to play around the stairs and echo area built there as well.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank pancan1
Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

We found this by accident saw this iron bridge so crossed it and came upon this. Awesome, but as we traveled up dirt road got to locked entry As we were turning around fellow was coming off mountain rd... found out they are doing construction...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Cheryl W
Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

We go a few times a year. Some of the most amazing views around. The rocks are fun to snap some pictures of. Be sure to climb to the top to check out the scenery and then drive to the top.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Heather P
Reviewed October 29, 2015

After visiting the gorgeous views of Quill Hill, I was inspired to find Ira Mountain, which I was told can be credited to the same individual who owns and maintains these overlooks. Definitely make an effort to see Quill Hill, too. There are picnic tables,...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank TravelerTP
Reviewed October 16, 2015

Beautiful foliage views from the top of Ira's Mountain. Lots of big, big, big boulders which line the roadside; a creation which makes one smile just thinking of how much an indivdual can become so dedicated to something which is so personal and yet also...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Paula M
Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

We visited Quill Hill and saw the sign to this mountain. It was a nice drive up the mountain we stopped a couple times to take pictures of the foliage The view from the the top is well worth the trip.

Date of experience: October 2015
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