South Mount Hancock

South Mount Hancock is a 4,319 ft / 1,316 m mountain peak in the White Mountains in New Hampshire, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 46th highest mountain in New Hampshire and the 30121st highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Middle Hancock, Mount Hancock, Mount Hitchcock East Peak, The Captain, Mount Huntington, and Mount Huntington Middle Peak. South Mount Hancock belongs to the New Hampshire 4000 Footers, New England 4000 Footers, New England Hundred Highest, and the Northeast 4000 Footers peak lists. See the South Mount Hancock map, 3D fly around, and the South Mt. Hancock photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

South Mount Hancock SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by wskendal

186 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Nov 5, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited South Mount Hancock

  • wskendal
  • tabby
  • snodough
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • shandril
  • hgagnon
  • solsen05
  • savvy350
  • hiking4000
  • hyland03276
  • cellsman
  • declikely
  • Holmes
  • dlane819
  • esbelair85
  • morinato
  • MichaelNH
  • MattyZ
  • dgalejr89
  • DMOutdoors
  • Jamie2413
  • bengagnon
  • gregfreed
  • WickedStoked
  • madbuttercup
  • lenfaucher
  • darrenclericuzio
  • amanda.close1
  • CKenwood
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Routes Used trails & approaches

29% Hancock Notch Trail to Cedar Brook Trail to Hancock Loop Trail over Hancock and South Hancock

23% hancock loop

17% Hancock Loop Trail to Cedar Brook Trail to Hancock Notch Trail

16% Hancock Notch Trail, Hancock Loop Trail

12% Hancock Notch Trail to Cedar Brook Trail To Hancock Loop Trail

0% Arrow Slide, Hancock Loop trail


SNAPSHOTedit info


4,319 ft / 1,316 m


197 ft / 60 m

Height Rank Range

White Mountains


New Hampshire, United States

Summited by

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  • wskendal
  • tabby
  • snodough
  • TheKiltedHiker
  • Dane
  • spencernowak
  • asamartin
  • missinglink
  • StoneMan
  • sli74
  • shandril
  • hgagnon

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