Elevation

4,310 ft / 1,314 m

#50 in New Hampshire

#32,908 in United States

Prominence

236 ft / 72 m

#192 in New Hampshire

#7,923 in United States

Summits

386 summits

Top climbing months

July   25%

August   12%

June   12%

Most climbed route

Crawford Path (from Crawford Notch)

19.0 mi • 7,788 ft gain

Highlights

  • Like Mount Marshall in the Adirondacks, Mt. Pierce was originally named Mt. Clinton after Gov. DeWitt Clinton of New York. Mt. Pierce, which is in the Presidential Range of New Hampshire, is now fittingly named after the state's own President Franklin Pierce.
99 summits • 19.0 mi • 7,788 ft gain • 8 hr 44 min
35 summits • 6.9 mi • 488 ft gain • 4 hr 52 min
11 summits • 25.2 mi • 8,924 ft gain • 11 hr 40 min
6 summits • 11.5 mi • 3,578 ft gain • 6 hr 45 min
1 summit • 12.3 mi • 3,790 ft gain • 9 hr 23 min
1 summit • 6.9 mi • 2,368 ft gain • 8 hr 16 min

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