Elevation

4,500 ft / 1,372 m

Prominence

800 ft / 244 m

Summits

229 summits

Top climbing months

July   20%

August   17%

May   13%

Most climbed route

Garfield trail

Highlights
  • Mount Garfield is a New Hampshire 4000 footer best known for its rocky knob summit with sweeping views deep into the Pemigwasset Wilderness.
  • Connected via Garfield Ridge to Mount Lafayette 3.5 miles away.
  • The Appalachian Trail runs along the ridge and across the summit of Garfield.
  • Most popular route to the summit is the easy 5 mile Garfield Trail which mostly follows old fire roads to the top before a short, steep, and easy scramble to the summit.
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