Killington Peak

Killington Peak is a 4,235 ft / 1,291 m mountain peak in the Green Mountains in Vermont, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 2nd highest mountain in Vermont and the 30142nd highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Snowden Peak, Bear Mountain, Little Killington, Rams Head, Mendon Peak, and Shrewsbury Peak. Killington Peak belongs to the New England Fifty Finest, New England Hundred Highest, Northeast 4000 Footers, Vermont Fire Tower Challenge, New England 4000 Footers, Vermont Appalachian Trail Peaks, and the Vermont Long Trail Peaks peak lists. See the Killington Peak map, 3D fly around, and the Killington Peak photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Killington Peak SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by scott

82 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Feb 23, 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 Bucklin Trail, Long Trail and Gondola, Path to true summit.

Others who’ve summited Killington Peak

  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • HikeNY
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • cellsman
  • newenglandwarrior
  • Holmes
  • HikingEconomist
  • ihill_mtb31
  • MichaelNH
  • MattyZ
  • Jobiwan
  • scatterbone
  • NewEnglandOutside
  • aj.nunes1
  • lenfaucher
  • william.adamczak
  • posthardkyle
  • gretabearce
  • doug0379
  • michaelweisberg
  • donkeyrunner
  • Nikita
  • langdon-rauchbier
  • ees
  • Rik
  • jacksonhotaling
  • k2mcbeth

Routes Used trails & approaches

29% Bucklin Trail

12% Long Trail

10% Gondola, Path to true summit

8% Sherburne Pass Trail, Long Trail, Killington Peak Spur

6% Right up the Flume Trail to Cascade and the peak

5% Killinton Peak Spur, Long Trail, Sherburne Pass Trail

5% Long Trail north, Killington spur

4% Catwalk/Ski Slopes/Hiking Trails

4% Spur, LT/AT north

4% Appalachian Trail

2% Various

2% LT

1% Spur Trail, Long Trail South to Upper Cold River Rd.

1% LT south to Killington spur

1% bushwack up mendon over to little Killington AT to summit

1% K spur, LT south


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