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

78 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jan 9, 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 Wedge Brook Trail/Lake RD, Upper Wolfjaw 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

Routes Used trails & approaches

17% Wedge Brook Trail/Lake RD

16% Upper Wolfjaw

13% ADK Range Trail to Lower Wolfjaw Trail

9% Lake RD/Wedge Brook Trail

8% Woodsfall trail

6% Roster Comb Brook

5% Great Range Traverse

4% ADK Range Trail, Orebed Trail

4% Deer Brook/WA White/Range Trails

3% Lower Wolfjaw to ADK Range Trail to Phelps Trail

3% ADK Range Trail

2% Orebed Trail, ADK Range Trail

2% Range Trail, Beaver Meadow Trail

1% Bennies Broom Slide

1% 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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