Elevation

4,052 ft / 1,235 m

#75 in New Hampshire

#36,397 in United States

Prominence

332 ft / 101 m

#172 in New Hampshire

#7,738 in United States

Summits

375 summits

Top climbing months

July   18%

August   13%

June   13%

Most climbed route

Webster-Jackson Trail > Jackson Branch

6.9 mi • 488 ft gain

Highlights

  • No doubt a large percentage of climbers assume that Mt. Jackson is named for President Andrew Jackson, lying so close to the Presidential Range. However, it is actually named for Charles Thomas Jackson, a New Hampshire geologist in the 19th century.
95 summits • 6.9 mi • 488 ft gain • 5 hr 3 min
12 summits • 11.5 mi • 3,578 ft gain • 6 hr 45 min
1 summit • 10.3 mi • 2,856 ft gain • 12 hr 9 min
1 summit • 12.3 mi • 3,790 ft gain • 9 hr 23 min
1 summit • 6.5 mi • 556 ft gain • 4 hr 30 min

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