4,083 ft / 1,244 m

#4 in Vermont

#33,720 in United States


2,133 ft / 650 m

#15 in Vermont

#652 in United States


77 summits

#5 in Vermont

#262 in United States

Top climbing months

July   22%

September  16%

October   13%

Most climbed route

Long Trail from Abraham


  • Mount Ellen is a Vermont 4000-foot peak.
  • Located in the Green Mountains in an area often referred to as the Mad River Valley, it's flanked to the south by Cutts Peak and to the north by Stark Mountain.
  • Mount Ellen together with Lincoln Peak provide the slopes of Sugarbush Ski Resort.
  • Located nearby is Mad River Glen, a ski-only resort famous for its old single chair.
  • The Long Trail, a 272-mile hiking trail running the length of Vermont, traverses the summit ridge of Mount Ellen.