4,062 ft / 1,238 m

#66 in New Hampshire

#34,029 in United States


287 ft / 87 m

#156 in New Hampshire

#6,856 in United States


189 summits

Top climbing months

July   16%

September  15%

August   13%

Most climbed route

Wildcat Ridge Trail


  • Wildcat Mountain's D Peak is a 4000-footer northern New Hampshire.
  • The Wildcat Mountain Ski Area has lifts up to the D summit.
  • Part of the Carter-Moriah Range of the White Mountains on the east side of Pinkham Notch.
  • Faces Carter Dome across Carter Notch to the northeast and Mount Washington across Pinkham Notch to the west.
  • Has five summits: A, B, C, D, and E Ñ along Wildcat Ridge, which curves 2 miles to the south and west. Only A and D are included in the official list of 4000 footers due to the 200 ft prominence criterion.