Mount Carrigain

Photo of Mount Carrigain
Photo uploaded by Jana L. Bean

This is a prominent mountain in the White Mountain National Forest. It has two trails to the top, but my entry is for the bushwack up Vose Spur to the top. In the AMC White Mountain Guide, this is considered one of the hardest bushwacks in the east.

Elevation (feet): 4,700
Elevation (meters): 1,433
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: White Mountains
State: New Hampshire
Latitude: 44.0936
Longitude: -71.4469
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jul
Nearest major airport: logan international
Convenient Center: bartlett

Thanks to ed parsons for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

There are 4 trip reports for Mount Carrigain.

  • Log #13950 - by Gil Shaw on July 18, 20033.00 stars
    Used to love sleeping in the lookout tower. The tower was roughly twice as tall as it is now, with a cabin on top. warmest place was in the attic. It seemed like my friends and I would be camping...
  • Log #13951 - by kristen steele on July 02, 20033.00 stars
    Oh what an adventure!!! we left new york on thursday night- longing for the peace and quiet of the white mountains. we arrived in the conway area around 2 am, only sidetracked once by a new hampshire...
  • Log #13952 - by Mike P. on May 02, 20003.00 stars
    Summit is alost in the center of the White Mountain National Forest & from the observation tower, one of the best viewpoints in all of NH. The alpine area of Signal Ridge is very nice too a more...
  • Log #13953 - by ed parsons on Apr 30, 20003.00 stars
    Take the Carrigain Notch Trail from the Signal Ridge Trail. After the height of land, turn left and start bushwacking. There is an unofficial trail up Vose Spur(for the New England 100 Highest), but...