Lower Wolfjaw Mountain

Lower Wolfjaw Mountain an Adirondack 46er and the northeasternmost peak of the Great Range of the Adirondack Mountains. It and adjacent Upper Wolfjaw Mountain are so named for their appearance in profile. The summit is tree covered but a few side trails offer vistas. Lower Wolfjaw Mountain is flanked to the southwest by Upper Wolfjaw Mountainand to the northeast by Hedgehog Mountain.

Lower Wolfjaw Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by spencernowak

90 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Sep 16, 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 Upper Wolfjaw, Wedge Brook Trail/Lake RD and ADK Range Trail to Lower Wolfjaw Trail.

Others who’ve summited Lower Wolfjaw Mountain

  • wskendal
  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • scienceguy288
  • zChris
  • HikeNY
  • adkapple
  • galvinami
  • Holmes
  • corrigan
  • jmosher
  • Bigfoot
  • Telemarkmike
  • william.adamczak
  • simondemers1
  • laura12065
  • loonee1
  • william.t.hoppe
  • tracy
  • jessicatabs
  • leigh-annewebster
  • curthoffart
  • Rik
  • kristin
  • Right-On
  • gttremblay
  • k2mcbeth
  • Arinzzzz
  • franktraver

Routes Used trails & approaches

19% Upper Wolfjaw

19% Wedge Brook Trail/Lake RD

12% ADK Range Trail to Lower Wolfjaw Trail

9% Lake RD/Wedge Brook Trail

7% Woodsfall trail

5% Great Range Traverse

5% Roster Comb Brook

3% ADK Range Trail, Orebed Trail

3% Lower Wolfjaw to ADK Range Trail to Phelps Trail

3% Deer Brook/WA White/Range Trails

2% Orebed Trail, ADK Range Trail

2% ADK Range Trail

1% Range Trail, Beaver Meadow Trail

0% Bennies Broom Slide

0% WA White Trail to Range Trail


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4,175 ft / 1,273 m


670 ft / 204 m

Height Rank Range

Adirondack Mountains


New York, United States

Summited by

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  • wskendal
  • scott
  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • scienceguy288
  • zChris
  • HikeNY
  • adkapple
  • galvinami
  • newenglandwarrior
  • Holmes
  • PJSelmer

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