|Best months for climbing:||Jan, Feb, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec|
|First successful climber(s):||Local Indians|
|Nearest major airport:||Manchester|
|Convenient Center:||Town of Twin Mountain|
This summit is one of the most isolated in the White Mountain National forest. Its the high point on the Garfield ridge rising like a pyramid to 4,500 ft.
The Garfield ridge shelter is just below the summit on the Eastern side. Galehead hut is located 3.5 miles East. Garfield ridge is one of the most rugged ridge hikes in the East, famous for blowdowns. It begins on Mt Lafayette (Franconia ridge) and ends at Galehead hut.
Easiest access is via Gale River loop trail off US RT 3
This is one of the official peaks of the New England hundred highest and the NH four thousand foot club (48.)
Thanks to Jim Lombard for this description.