Nelson Crag

Nelson Crag is a 5,635 ft / 1,718 m mountain peak in the Presidential Range in New Hampshire, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 5th highest mountain in New Hampshire and the 22466th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Ball Crag, Mount Washington, Mount Clay, Lowes Bald Spot, Boott Spur, and Mount Jefferson. See the Nelson Crag map, 3D fly around, and the Nelson Crag photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Nelson Crag SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by sbradyx0

8 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Oct 13, 2015. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Nelson Crag

  • newenglandwarrior
  • fred
  • BigTom

Routes Used trails & approaches

66% Nelson Crag Trail

11% Old Jackson Road to Nelson Crag Trail

11% Alpine Garden Trail to Lion Head Trail to Tuckerman's Ravine Trail

11% Nelson Crag Trail to Summit of Washington


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5,635 ft / 1,718 m


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Height Rank Range

Presidential Range


New Hampshire, United States

Summited by

  • newenglandwarrior
  • HopsAndScotch
  • JASTA11
  • fred
  • sbradyx0
  • RTD
  • BigTom

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