Elevation

4,620 ft / 1,408 m

Prominence

1,345 ft / 409 m

Summits

111 summits

Top climbing months

August   18%

September  15%

June   15%

Most climbed route

Bear Den-Dial Trail

"My very first High Peaks! Hiking to Dial, Nippletop Mountain And five other summits to make for an Epic day in the mountains with some great friends,, Very warm day @ 42degrees with the humidity factor and the black flies were biting,, great breeze on the summits, Beautiful day to be in the Adirondack Mountains" - ramjet1963, Jun 30, 2018
"46er #14 - Was a VERY hot day and I was exhausted by the time we got here. But WOW those were some good views - Looking down on Indian Head and even Sawteeth like they're "small"!" - RangersApprentice, Jun 30, 2018
"Nipple Top ascent by the Elk Pass with my wife Brigitte Doyon This was a Hike that had everything: Rain, snow, cold weather and sunshine. We started this hike early in the morning (around 6h50am) We arrived at St Huberts parking lot and it was almost full. It was raining a little. As we started our ascent the rain stopped. Then the cold started to settled in. Our gloves were quickly soaked wet as we needed to use our hands a lot. As we got closer to Nipple top the snow was more and more present. It was beautiful to see that. Upon arriving at the summit we were alone my wife and I. Then" - CPaquin, Sep 30, 2017
"Combined this peak with Dial. We reached the summit of Nippletop at noon exactly. Rested for about 15 minutes or so then descended towards Elk Lake. Made it back to the car around 5pm." - jackmhare, Jun 17, 2017
"Nippletop & Dial counterclockwise loop. Solo, #'s 28&29/46. Today was absolutely stellar early fall weather in the Daks. High 30's starting out at 0715 from St Huberts, with an overall top temp of around 70, bright blue cloudless skies! I began my hike in to the AMR gate with one pair of hikers ahead of me, one pair behind. When we all arrived at the sign in, there was an older gentleman standing on the front porch of the hut, with an unconcealed large side arm holstered to him. He immediately picked me out of the group as I was clearly alone, to inquire as to my plan for the day and my prepar" - kellieirene, Sep 16, 2016

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