Elevation

4,006 ft / 1,221 m

#77 in New Hampshire

#34,371 in United States

Prominence

1,289 ft / 393 m

#28 in New Hampshire

#1,361 in United States

Summits

199 summits

Top climbing months

August   15%

June   11%

March   10%

Most climbed route

Starr King trail

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.

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