Elevation

4,680 ft / 1,426 m

#33 in New Hampshire

#31,394 in United States

Prominence

2,223 ft / 678 m

Summits

194 summits

Top climbing months

October   15%

June   14%

September  13%

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.
53 summits • 9.8 mi • 3,572 ft gain • 7 hr 38 min

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