South Carter Mountain

South Carter Mountain is a 4,430 ft / 1,350 m mountain peak in the White Mountains in New Hampshire, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 38th highest mountain in New Hampshire and the 29482nd highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Middle Carter Mountain, Mount Hight, Mount Lethe, Carter Dome, North Carter Mountain, and Little Wildcat Mountain. South Carter Mountain belongs to the New Hampshire 4000 Footers, New England 4000 Footers, New England Hundred Highest, Northeast 4000 Footers, and the New Hampshire Appalachian Trail Peaks peak lists. See the South Carter Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the South Carter Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

South Carter Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by snodough

128 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Oct 17, 2016. 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 Carter-Moriah Trail, Nineteen Mile Brook Trail, Carter Dome Trail, Carter-Moriah Trail and Wildcat/Carters Traverse.

Others who’ve summited South Carter Mountain

  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • shandril
  • hiking4000
  • hyland03276
  • MountainMark
  • galvinami
  • cellsman
  • declikely
  • ChefBoyatchG
  • Egg-O
  • twohackers
  • Timk
  • MattyZ
  • dgalejr89
  • WM79
  • DMOutdoors
  • Jamie2413
  • Ryan-Trexler
  • WickedStoked
  • lenfaucher
  • jonwillard
  • simondemers1
  • darrenclericuzio
  • amanda.close1
  • ajoslyn
  • sky
  • bradanderson
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Routes Used trails & approaches

24% Carter-Moriah Trail

9% Nineteen Mile Brook Trail, Carter Dome Trail, Carter-Moriah Trail

7% Wildcat/Carters Traverse

7% Carter-Moriah, Zeta Pass to 19 Mile Brook

6% Carter-Moriah, North Carter, Imp

6% Imp Face to Carter-Moriah

6% Appalachian Trail

5% Carter-Moriah to Carter Dome Trail to 19 Mile Bk Trail

5% 19-mile brook, carter-moriah, mt hight

3% North carter trail

2% Imp, Carter-Moriah to Wildcat Ridge

2% North Carter Trail, Imp Trail, Camp Dodge Cutoff, Rt.16

2% Rt 16, Camp Dodge bushwhack, Imp, North Carter

2% Imp Trail North to North Carter Trail to Carter-Moriah Trail

1% Carter-Moriah, Imp Shelter sidetrail

1% 19 Mile Brook

1% Carter-Moriah Trail to Nineteen-Mile Brook Trail

1% Carter-Moriah Trail to Carter Dome Trail To Nineteen Mile Brook Trail

0% Imp Trail to North Carter Trail to Carter-Moriah Trail


SNAPSHOTedit info


4,430 ft / 1,350 m


220 ft / 67 m

Height Rank Range

White Mountains


New Hampshire, United States

Summited by

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  • wskendal
  • snodough
  • spencernowak
  • missinglink
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • shandril
  • 603MountainDweller
  • hiking4000
  • hyland03276
  • MountainMark
  • galvinami

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