nh 4000 footers

Jerry and Marcy Monkman Mt. CARRIGAIN | 4,700′ | STRENUOUS Mount Carrigain, at 4,700 feet, is one of the highest peaks along the southeastern ridge bordering the Pemigewasset Wilderness Area. An observation tower on Carrigain’s summit provides hikers with a stunning view of the surrounding White Mountains. Note: for complete trail descriptions, times, elevation, trailhead…

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Fred Shirley Mt. Cabot | 4,170′ | moderate to strenuous Mount Cabot (4,170 ft.) is the highest peak in New Hampshire’s North Country, offering interesting views from the site of a former fire tower, just southeast of the summit. Note: for complete trail descriptions, times, elevation, trailhead directions, and major features, see the AMC White…

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Jerry and Marcy Monkman Mt. BOND | 4,698′ | Strenuous Mount Bond (4,698 ft.), the highest peak in the southern Twin range, represents, with neighboring Mt. Guyot, one of the two most remote peaks in the White Mountains. From Bond’s summit, there is virtually no sign of human impact in the form of roads or…

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Jerry and Marcy Monkman Mt. ADAMS | 5,799′ | Strenuous Mt. Adams (5,799′) is the second highest peak in New England, offering spectacular views across the Great Gulf and King Ravine. Note: For complete trail descriptions, times, elevation, trailhead directions, and major features, see the AMC White Mountain Guide. Suggested Routes Strenuous: There are numerous…

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Jerry and Marcy Monkman MIDDLE CARTER MOUNTAIN | 4,610′ | MODERATE TO Strenuous A part of the Carter-Moriah Range, Middle Carter Mountain (4,610′), though wooded, rewards hikers 70 yards north of its summit with a view of the Presidential Range. Note: for complete trail descriptions, times, elevation, trailhead directions, and major features, see the AMC…

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Laura Hurley GALEHEAD MOUNTAIN | 4,024′ | Strenuous Galehead Mountain (4,024 feet), a part of the Twin Range, offers views of nearby North and South Twin from the Frost Trail. Note: for complete trail descriptions, times, elevation, trailhead directions, and major features, see the AMC White Mountain Guide. Suggested Routes Strenuous: The Gale River Trail…

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Fred Shirley CARTER DOME | 4,832′ | Strenuous Carter Dome (4,832′), in the Carter-Moriah Range, offers dramatic, close-up views of Mount Washington and the Presidential Range from its northeastern shoulder, Mount Hight. Note: for complete trail descriptions, times, elevation, trailhead directions, and major features, see the AMC White Mountain Guide. Suggested Routes Strenuous: Hikers find…

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Fred Shirley CANNON MOUNTAIN | 4,100′ | Moderate Cannon Mountain (4,100′) is also known as Profile Mountain, referring to the magnificent profile of the Old Man of the Mountain, an infamous formation of three ledges on the east cliff that collapsed in May 2003. Note: for complete trail descriptions, times, elevation, trailhead directions, and major…

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Mount ISOLATION | 4,003′ | STRENUOUS Mount Isolation (4,003 ft.) is the highest peak of the Montalban Ridge, a subsidiary of the Presidentials, and offers stunning views of the Presidentials – one of the finest views in the White Mountains. Note: for complete trail descriptions, times, elevation, trailhead directions, and major features, see the AMC…

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MOUNT MORIAH | 4,049′ | MODERATE A part of the Carter-Moriah Range, Mount Moriah (4,049 ft.), boasts a ledgy summit with views of the surrounding area. Note: for complete trail descriptions, times, elevation, trailhead directions, and major features, see the AMC White Mountain Guide. Suggested Routes Strenuous: Fine views are to be had en route…

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