Mount Moosilauke

Mount Moosilauke is a 4000-footer in the southwest White Mountains Region of New Hampshire. The Appalachian Trail passes over the mountain. Moosilauke is the tenth highest as well as the southwesternmost of the 4,000 foot summits in the White Mountains. The Moosilauke Ravine Lodge on the southeast side of the mountain offers food and accommodations to hikers. The Lodge is owned by Dartmouth College and is run by members of the Dartmouth Outing Club. The most commonly climbed route to the summit is the Gorge Brook Trail from Ravine Lodge. One can make a loop by returning via the Carriage Road and Snapper Trail. The summit of Moosilauke is treeless and offers panoramic views of Franconia Ridge and the Kinsmans to the north.

Mount Moosilauke SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by wskendal

271 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Feb 7, 2015. 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 Beaver Brook Trail, Gorge Brook trail and Gorge Brook Trail.

Others who’ve summited Mount Moosilauke

  • wskendal
  • snodough
  • kehley
  • spencernowak
  • StoneMan
  • Umberto
  • sli74
  • shandril
  • savvy350
  • agoulette
  • hiking4000
  • cailysheehan
  • hyland03276
  • KathrxnFink
  • hikingdrummer
  • kbomb
  • galvinami
  • cellsman
  • spebarto
  • declikely
  • grateful_hiker
  • mlabbe68
  • CaperClimbs
  • dennytron
  • Holmes
  • HHewitson
  • sunchaze
  • dlane819
  • MRF
  • pietroka
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Routes Used trails & approaches

28% Beaver Brook Trail

15% Gorge Brook trail

10% Gorge Brook Trail

6% Benton Tail

5% Glenn Cliff to Carriage Road

5% Carriage Road to Snapper Trail to Gorge Brook Trail

4% Carriage Road to Snapper Trail

2% Glencliff Trail to Moosilauke Carriage Road

2% Moosilauke Carriage Rd to Snapper Trail to Gorge Brook Trail

2% Ridge Trail to Beaver Brook Trail

2% Carriage Road to Glencliff

2% Gorge Brook Trail to Snapper Trail to Carriage Road

2% Moosilauke Carriage Road

2% Snapper Trail to Carriage Road

2% Glencliff to Carriage Road

1% Glencliff trail

0% Carriage Road to Hurricane Trail

0% Glencliff, Moosilauke Carriage Road, South Peak spur

0% Carriage Road to Beaver Brook Trail to Asquam Ridge Trail

0% Carriage Road and Snapper trails


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4,802 ft / 1,464 m


2,933 ft / 894 m

Height Rank Range

White Mountains


New Hampshire, United States

Summited by

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  • wskendal
  • scott
  • snodough
  • kehley
  • Dane
  • spencernowak
  • asamartin
  • StoneMan
  • Umberto
  • sli74
  • shandril
  • savvy350

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