Elevation

4,083 ft / 1,244 m

#5 in Vermont

#37,556 in United States

Prominence

2,133 ft / 650 m

#13 in Vermont

#853 in United States

Summits

128 summits

#5 in Vermont

#253 in United States

Top climbing months

July   29%

September  15%

October   13%

Most climbed route

Long Trail from Abraham

11.9 mi • 2,544 ft gain

Highlights

  • 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.
12 summits • 11.9 mi • 2,544 ft gain • 8 hr 7 min
3 summits • 11.2 mi • 2,377 ft gain • 9 hr 1 min
2 summits • 9.9 mi • 1,835 ft gain • 6 hr 5 min
1 summit • 12.7 mi • 3,584 ft gain • 6 hr 36 min
1 summit • 17.0 mi • 3,016 ft gain • 10 hr 1 min
1 summit • 5.5 mi • 2,596 ft gain • 4 hr 6 min
1 summit • 8.3 mi • 2,467 ft gain • 5 hr 6 min

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