Elevation

4,006 ft / 1,221 m

#82 in New Hampshire

#36,019 in United States

Prominence

1,289 ft / 393 m

#29 in New Hampshire

#1,650 in United States

Summits

227 summits

Top climbing months

August   15%

October   12%

June   10%

Most climbed route

Starr King trail

7.4 mi • 4,436 ft gain

Highlights

  • Mount Waumbek is part of the Pliny Range of the White Mountains. On some older maps it is known as Pliny Major.
  • A colony of gray jays live near the summit year round.
  • The Starr King Trail climbs moderately to the summit of Starr King where there used to be a lodge, then to the wooded summit of Waumbek.
98 summits • 7.4 mi • 4,436 ft gain • 4 hr 23 min
1 summit • 7.5 mi • 2,880 ft gain • 4 hr 26 min
1 summit • 8.6 mi • 2,724 ft gain • 4 hr 59 min

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