Belknap Mountain

Belknap Mountain is a 2,382 ft / 726 m mountain peak near Gilford, New Hampshire, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 362nd highest mountain in New Hampshire and the 42741st highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Gunstock Mountain, Piper Mountain, Suncook Mountain, Heator Mountain, Klem Mountain, and Mount Swett. Belknap Mountain belongs to the New England Fifty Finest, Belknap Range Peak Challenge, and the New Hampshire Fire Lookout Tower Quest peak lists. See the Belknap Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the Belknap Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Belknap Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by snodough

77 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Aug 29, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are Blue Dot Trail, Green trail and Carriage Road from the gate to Trailheads, Green Trail to summit.

Others who’ve summited Belknap Mountain

  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • StoneMan
  • grouseking
  • HopsAndScotch
  • dennytron
  • HHewitson
  • ksearl
  • fish0934
  • WM79
  • DMOutdoors
  • eviltwinash
  • GSDTheFlea
  • Phoenix
  • KeepCalmClimbOn
  • lukegregory
  • Cynthia-Forgione
  • michaelweisberg
  • rileyplourde
  • sandrasupernault
  • goshen-bagger
  • kristin
  • AmyScrambles
  • BigTom

Routes Used trails & approaches

14% Blue Dot Trail

9% Green trail

9% Carriage Road from the gate to Trailheads, Green Trail to summit

7% Saddle Trail

7% White Dot Trail

6% Red Trail to gate on Carriage Road.

5% Old Piper Trail to Boulder Trail

5% White Trail

3% Blue Trail

3% East Gilford Trail

3% Red Trail

3% Belknap Range Trail

3% Old Piper Trail

2% Blue Trail to Gunstock

2% Blue to Gunstock to Carriage Road

2% Belknap Range Trail to Rowe

2% Boulder Tr to BRT to Round Pond Tr to Fire Rd

1% Ridge Trail to Belknap Range Trail to Saddle Trail to Blue Trail

1% Blue Trail to Saddle Trail to Overlook Trail to Round Pond Trail

1% Round Pond-Piper Link to Boulder Trail to East Gilford Trail


SNAPSHOTedit info


2,382 ft / 726 m


1,842 ft / 561 m

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New Hampshire, United States

Summited by

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  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • StoneMan
  • hiking4000
  • grouseking
  • newenglandwarrior
  • HopsAndScotch
  • dennytron
  • HHewitson
  • ksearl
  • fish0934
  • VonSelmer

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