Mount Skylight

Mount Skylight is a 4,926 ft / 1,501 m mountain peak in the Adirondack Mountains in New York, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 4th highest mountain in New York and the 25522nd highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Gray Peak, Mount Marcy, Mount Redfield, McDonnel Mountain, Mount Haystack, and Little Marcy. Mount Skylight belongs to the Adirondack 46er High Peaks, and the Northeast 4000 Footers peak lists. See the Mount Skylight map, 3D fly around, and the Mt. Skylight photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Mount Skylight SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by spencernowak

28 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Sep 19, 2013. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Mount Skylight

  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • scienceguy288
  • zChris
  • adkapple
  • RunningWolf
  • william.adamczak
  • loonee1
  • leigh-annewebster

Routes Used trails & approaches

81% Four Corners approach

6% tahawus to lake colden

6% to Lake Colden

3% Back to Heart Lake

3% From Marcy


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4,926 ft / 1,501 m


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Height Rank Range

Adirondack Mountains


New York, United States

Summited by

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  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • scienceguy288
  • zChris
  • HikeNY
  • adkapple
  • Holmes
  • PJSelmer
  • SteveG
  • scatterbone
  • scottolsen
  • RunningWolf

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