Elevation

4,925 ft / 1,501 m

#4 in New York

#30,552 in United States

Prominence

577 ft / 176 m

#182 in New York

#4,427 in United States

Summits

147 summits

#54 in New York

#158 in United States

Top climbing months

August   23%

July   19%

September  17%

Most climbed route

Four Corners approach

19.0 mi • 4,635 ft gain

Highlights

  • Many climbers carry a stone to add to one of the two immense cairns on Skylight's summit. Supposedly failure to do so will guarantee rain on the descent.
36 summits • 19.0 mi • 4,635 ft gain • 11 hr 51 min
6 summits • 18.0 mi • 5,174 ft gain • 12 hr 32 min
2 summits • 23.8 mi • 4,083 ft gain • 17 hr 35 min
1 summit • 17.7 mi • 4,288 ft gain • 13 hr 12 min
1 summit • 19.2 mi • 4,996 ft gain • 8 hr 47 min
1 summit • 20.5 mi • 5,527 ft gain • 14 hr 19 min

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