4,057 ft / 1,237 m

#52 in New York

#33,859 in United States


750 ft / 229 m

#130 in New York

#2,610 in United States


113 summits

#30 in New York

#146 in United States

Top climbing months

August   16%

July   13%

June   13%

Most climbed route

Colvin from Lake Rd. Trail


  • Mount Colvin is an ADK 46er in the Adirondack Mountains of Adirondack Park, New York.
  • Offers excellent views of many other Adirondack High Peaks including: Giant, Rocky Peak Ridge, Upper Wolfjaw, Lower Wolfjaw, Armstrong, Sawteeth, Gothics, Saddleback, Basin, Tabletop, Marcy, Haystack, Redfield, Allen, Nippletop, Dial, and Blake.
  • Named after Verplanck Colvin, an explorer of the Adirondacks and the director of the survey which mapped the region. After naming many other peaks and geographic features, he chose this less-prominent mountain to name after himself.