Mount Isolation

Featured photo of Mount Isolation

This peak stands alone (hence the name) and is one of the furthest 4,000 footers from an established roadway. It is reached by either Glen Boulder to Davis trails or the Rocky Branch trail. The RB trail has 5 river crossings so it can be difficult in high water. Both trailheads are on US Rt 16 just south of Pinkham notch.

Elevation (feet): 4,004
Elevation (meters): 1,220
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: White Mountains
State: New Hampshire
Latitude: 44.2147
Longitude: -71.3097
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Mar, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Nearest major airport: Manchester, NH
Convenient Center: North Conway

Thanks to Jim Lombard for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 2 trip reports for Mount Isolation.

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  • Log #21220 - by William J Lombard on Mar 12, 2008
    Wonderful fall hike, encountered a large bull moose. Summit panorama is spectacular. Also have climbed in winter using the various bushwhacks that are well known
  • Log #20603 - by Jason and Jana Bean on Jan 15, 2007
    Our last mountain (until next season, of course!)! This completed our list of the 48 4000 footers in NH. It was fun to complete the list as a challenge, but it was much more than that to us. We will...