Elevation

4,683 ft / 1,427 m

#33 in New Hampshire

#33,872 in United States

Prominence

2,223 ft / 678 m

Summits

245 summits

Top climbing months

October   16%

June   15%

July   12%

Most climbed route

Signal Ridge Trail

9.8 mi • 3,572 ft gain

Highlights

  • Signal Ridge Trail is moderate to strenuous.
  • Desolation Trail is very steep and rough especially on the descent or with heavy packs.
  • An observation tower on the summit provides good views.
55 summits • 9.8 mi • 3,572 ft gain • 7 hr 20 min
1 summit • 14.4 mi • 3,788 ft gain • 6 hr 58 min

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