4,062 ft / 1,238 m

#67 in New Hampshire

#34,400 in United States


287 ft / 87 m

#160 in New Hampshire

#7,328 in United States


198 summits

Top climbing months

June   16%

July   15%

September  14%

Most climbed route

Wildcat Ridge Trail

10.2 mi • 3,077 ft gain


  • 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.
36 summits • 10.2 mi • 3,077 ft gain • 4 hr 51 min