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 25533rd highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Gray Peak, Little Nippletop, Mount Redfield, Mount Marcy, McDonnel Mountain, and Mount Haystack. 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. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are Four Corners approach, tahawus to lake colden and to Lake Colden.

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

Comments

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Elevation

4,926 ft / 1,501 m

Prominence

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Height Rank Range

Adirondack Mountains

Location

New York, United States

Summited by

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

Nearest peaks see on map »