4,019 ft / 1,225 m


197 ft / 60 m


113 summits

Top climbing months

August   17%

September  15%

June   15%

Most climbed route

Bear Den-Dial Trail

"46er #15! Blazing hot day, long hike, exhausted. When we first arrived at the peak I thought that there were no views. But on climbing up the big rock.. there they were! Another rewarding spot." - RangersApprentice, Jun 30, 2018
"My very first High Peaks! Hiking to Dial, Nippletop Mountain And five other summits to make for an Epic day in the mountains with some great friends,, Very warm day @ 42degrees with the humidity factor and the black flies were biting,, great breeze on the summits, Beautiful day to be in the Adirondack Mountains" - ramjet1963, Jun 30, 2018
"Dial after the ascent of Nipple Top with my wife Brigitte Doyon As we left Nipple Top, the snow started to melt a lot. The sun was more present. It was slippery going down to Dial. We were surprise to notice that the view was not as bad as all the comments we had read on several blogs or Facebook page. It's not a 360 view but still pleasant. It is at that time that we noticed that the sun was going down and fast. Our descent was quite long. We were hopping to at least get to Lake Road before we had to use the head lamps. Which we did...just in time! This was a fantastic day with 2 gre" - CPaquin, Sep 30, 2017
"Started out at 5:30am, made it to the summit of Dial at 9:45. Trail to Dial was fairly easy - no rocks or boulders and the ground was soft. Not too steep either. Continued on to Nippletop." - jackmhare, Jun 17, 2017
"Nippletop & Dial counterclockwise loop. Solo, #'s 28&29/46. Today was absolutely stellar early fall weather in the Daks. High 30's starting out at 0715 from St Huberts, with an overall top temp of around 70, bright blue cloudless skies! After summiting Nippletop I meandered back over to the junction & continued over to Dial. The trail between the two peaks is really fantastic- soft with pine needles and very undulating, not crazy ups or downs. Quite a treat after coming up the Elk Pass trail to Nippletop. On the summit I met two guys, one from NJ & one from PA who were finishing their 46ers th" - kellieirene, Sep 16, 2016



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