Mount Ellen

Mount Ellen is a Vermont 4000-footer. It is located in the Green Mountains and is flanked to the south by Cutts Peak and to the north by Stark Mountain. The area is often referred to as the Mad River Valley. Mount Ellen together with Lincoln Peak provide the slopes of Sugarbush Resort. Located nearby is Mad River Glen, a ski-only resort famous for its old single chair. The Long Trail, a 272-mile hiking trail running the length of Vermont, traverses the summit ridge of Mount Ellen.

Mount Ellen SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by scott

33 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Aug 30, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Mount Ellen

  • scott
  • snodough
  • HikeNY
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • Holmes
  • MichaelNH
  • scatterbone
  • michaelweisberg
  • langdon-rauchbier

Routes Used trails & approaches

17% Long Trail

11% Long Trail north

11% Jerusalem Trail to Long Trail to Ellen

8% Long Trail to Abraham, down Battell Trail

8% Long Trail From App Gap to Lincoln Gap

8% Long Trail South

5% Long Trail from Abraham

5% Ski trails up and down, Long Trail to Abraham and back

5% Ellen to Long Trail to Jerusalem Trail

5% LT

2% Ski Trails Down

2% Jerusalem trail to LT south

2% LT north to Jerusalem trail

Comments

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Elevation

4,083 ft / 1,244 m

Prominence

2,133 ft / 650 m

Height Rank Range

Green Mountains

Location

Vermont, United States

Summited by

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  • scott
  • snodough
  • asamartin
  • HikeNY
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • newenglandwarrior
  • HopsAndScotch
  • dennytron
  • Holmes
  • MichaelNH
  • Oddvar

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