Elevation

1,106 ft / 337 m

#531 in Massachusetts

#72,106 in United States

Summits

32 summits

#21 in Massachusetts

#1,130 in United States

Top climbing months

October   18%

March   15%

September  12%

Most climbed route

M-M

8.2 mi • 1,462 ft gain

Highlights

  • Mt Norwottock is the highest peak of the basalt Holyoke Range
  • The mountain was originally named Hilliard Knob, but was later renamed "Norwottuck" by Edward Hitchcock, after the Native American name for the village of South Hadley
  • It features rock formations slightly below the summit on the east called the Horse Caves
11 summits • 8.2 mi • 1,462 ft gain • 2 hr 48 min
1 summit • 5.2 mi • 1,132 ft gain • 3 hr 10 min

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