Elevation

4,802 ft / 1,464 m

#24 in New Hampshire

#29,923 in United States

Prominence

2,933 ft / 894 m

Top climbing months

July   14%

June   13%

August   12%

Most climbed route

Gorge Brook Trail (1-way)

3.7 mi • 2,296 ft gain • Class 1

Highlights

  • A treeless summit that offers panoramic views of Franconia Ridge and the Kinsmans to the north.
  • Moosilauke is the 10th highest as well as the southwesternmost of the 4,000 foot summits in the White Mountains.
  • The Appalachian Trail passes over the mountain.
  • Mount Moosilauke is a 4000-footer in the southwest White Mountains of New Hampshire.
  • Most commonly climbed route to the summit is the Gorge Brook Trail from Ravine Lodge. You can make it a loop by returning via the Carriage Road and Snapper Trail.
  • The Moosilauke Ravine Lodge on the southeast side of the mountain offers food and accommodations to hikers. The Lodge is owned by Dartmouth College and is run by members of the Dartmouth Outing Club.
85 summits • 3.7 mi • 2,296 ft gain • 4 hr 8 min • Class 1
56 summits • 2,899 ft gain • 3 hr 34 min • Class 1
38 summits • 7.6 mi • 3,441 ft gain • 8 hr 42 min
2 summits • 8.1 mi • 2,576 ft gain • 5 hr 16 min
1 summit • 10.5 mi • 2,864 ft gain • 6 hr 1 min
1 summit • 7.6 mi • 2,425 ft gain • 5 hr 5 min

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