Hough Peak

Hough Peak is a 4,400 ft / 1,341 m mountain peak in the Adirondack Mountains in New York, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 27th highest mountain in New York and the 28360th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are South Dix Mountain, Beck-horn, Dix Mountain, East Dix Mountain, Macomb Mountain, and Spotted Mountain. Hough Peak belongs to the Adirondack 46er High Peaks, and the Northeast 4000 Footers peak lists. See the Hough Peak map, 3D fly around, and the Hough Peak photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Hough Peak SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by spencernowak

30 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jul 30, 2014. 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 Herdpath from South Dix, Herdpath to Lillian Brook Herdpath to Elk Lake Trail and Herdpath to Dix Trail.

Others who’ve summited Hough Peak

  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • zChris
  • HikeNY
  • Holmes
  • ffred
  • william.adamczak
  • loonee1
  • Quietstream
  • leigh-annewebster

Routes Used trails & approaches

36% Herdpath from South Dix

23% Herdpath to Lillian Brook Herdpath to Elk Lake Trail

13% Herdpath to Dix Trail

5% herdpath from the Beckhorn

5% Social Trails

5% Herdpath to the Beckhorn

5% Herdpaths, including one following stream down

2% Herdpath to South Dix

2% Yellow Trail to Dix, over Beckhorn, Herdpath to Hough


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4,400 ft / 1,341 m


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Height Rank Range

Adirondack Mountains


New York, United States

Summited by

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  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • zChris
  • HikeNY
  • Holmes
  • Hobbit
  • PJSelmer
  • scatterbone
  • ffred
  • scottolsen
  • Telemarkmike
  • VinceB

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