The Peaks

 

Whether you’re looking for a fun day-hike, attempting to climb all the 4,000 footers, or curious about which peak is highest (washington), this page is for you! There are 48 4,000+ foot mountains in New Hampshire, ranging in difficulty. Here is a list in alphabetical order:

MOUNTAIN / PEAK
(click for photographs)
LEVEL OF DIFFICULTY SCENIC / VIEW
RATING
OTHER 4000-FOOTERS THAT ARE COMMONLY HIKED WITH THIS PEAK Trail Info
ADAMS
(5,774 feet)
10
(extremely difficult)
Outstanding Madison
Jefferson
trail info
BOND
(4,698 feet)
10
(extremely difficult)
Outstanding West Bond
Bondcliff
Zealand
trail info
BONDCLIFF
(4,265 feet)
10
(extremely difficult)
Outstanding Bond
West Bond
Zealand
trail info
CABOT
(4,170 feet)
7
(moderate)
Fair/Good
(however, ‘The Horn’ is nearby and has good views)
n/a – none trail info
CANNON
(4,100 feet)
7
(moderate)
Excellent n/a – none trail info
CARRIGAIN
(4,700 feet)
8
(difficult)
Outstanding
(from summit & Signal Ridge)
n/a – none trail info
CARTER DOME
(4,832 feet)
8
(difficult)
Excellent
(from nearby Mt. Hight)
South Carter
Middle Carter
trail info
CARTER, MIDDLE
(4,610 feet)
8
(difficult)
Good
(from nearby ledges)
South Carter
Carter Dome
trail info
CARTER, SOUTH
(4,430 feet)
8
(difficult)
Poor Middle Carter
Carter Dome
trail info
EISENHOWER
(4,780 feet)
6
(moderate)
Excellent Pierce trail info
FIELD
(4,340 feet)
6
(moderate)
Fair/Good Tom
Willey
trail info
FLUME
(4,328 feet)
8
(difficult)
Excellent Liberty trail info
GALEHEAD
(4,024 feet)
7
(moderate)
Good
(from nearby AMC Galehead Hut)
South Twin
North Twin
Garfield
trail info
GARFIELD
(4,500 feet)
6
(moderate)
Outstanding Galehead trail info
HALE
(4,054 feet)
5
(moderate)
Poor n/a – none trail info
HANCOCK
(4,420 feet)
7
(moderate)
Fair South Hancock trail info
HANCOCK, SOUTH
(4,319 feet)
7
(moderate)
Fair Hancock trail info
ISOLATION
(4,004 feet)
9
(very difficult)
Good/Great n/a – none trail info
JACKSON
(4,052 feet)
7
(moderate)
Good/Great Pierce trail info
JEFFERSON
(5,712 feet)
8
(difficult)
Excellent/Outstanding Washington trail info
KINSMAN, NORTH
(4,293 feet)
8
(difficult)
Good
(from nearby ledge)
South Kinsman trail info
KINSMAN, SOUTH
(4,358 feet)
8
(difficult)
Fair/Good North Kinsman trail info
LAFAYETTE
(5,260 feet)
9
(very difficult)
Outstanding Lincoln trail info
LIBERTY
(4,459 feet)
8
(difficult)
Excellent Flume trail info
LINCOLN
(5,089 feet)
9
(very difficult)
Outstanding Lafayette trail info
MADISON
(5,367 feet)
9
(very difficult)
Outstanding Adams trail info
MONROE
(5,384 feet)
8
(difficult)
Outstanding Washington trail info
MOOSILAUKE
(4,802 feet)
7
(moderate)
Excellent/Outstanding n/a – none trail info
MORIAH
(4,049 feet)
8
(difficult)
Great n/a – none trail info
OSCEOLA
(4,340 feet)
5
(moderate)
Excellent East Osceola trail info
OSCEOLA, EAST
(4,156 feet)
8
(difficult)
Poor Osceola trail info
OWLS HEAD
(4,025 feet)
9
(very difficult)
Fair
(from slide path en route)
n/a – none trail info
PASSACONAWAY
(4,043 feet)
7
(moderate)
Good/Great
(best view from 0.3 mile spur)
Whiteface trail info
PIERCE
(4,310 feet)
5
(moderate)
Great Jackson
Eisenhower
trail info
TECUMSEH
(4,003 feet)
5
(moderate)
Good/Great n/a – none trail info
TOM
(4,051 feet)
5
(moderate)
Fair Field
Willey
trail info
TRIPYRAMID, MIDDLE
(4,140 feet)
8
(difficult)
Poor/Fair North Tripyramid trail info
TRIPYRAMID, NORTH
(4,180 feet)
8
(difficult)
Fair Middle Tripyramid trail info
TWIN, NORTH
(4,761 feet)
7
(moderate)
Excellent South Twin
Galehead
trail info
TWIN, SOUTH
(4,902 feet)
8
(difficult)
Excellent/Outstanding North Twin
Galehead
trail info
WASHINGTON
(6,288 feet)
9
(very difficult)
Outstanding Monroe
Jefferson
trail info
WAUMBEK
(4,006 feet)
6
(moderate)
Good
(from Starr King & outlook just past Waumbek’s summit)
n/a – none trail info
WEST BOND
(4,540 feet)
10
(extremely difficult)
Outstanding Bond
Bondcliff
Zealand
trail info
WHITEFACE
(4,020 feet)
8
(difficult)
Great/Excellent
(from nearby ledges)
Passaconaway trail info
WILDCAT
(4,422 feet)
9
(very difficult)
Good/Great
(from nearby outlooks/ski area)
Wildcat “D” Peak trail info
WILDCAT, PEAK D
(4,050 feet)
9
(very difficult)
Good/Great
(from nearby outlooks/ski area)
Wildcat trail info
WILLEY
(4,285 feet)
8
(difficult)
Fair/Good Tom
Field
trail info
ZEALAND
(4,260 feet)
8
(difficult)
Poor
(however, Zeacliff is nearby and has outstanding views)
Bond
West Bond
Bondcliff
trail info