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Mount Jackson
Mt. Jackson (center) as seen from Mount Willey
Elevation 1,235 m (4,052 feet)
Location Coös County, New Hampshire, USA
Range Presidential Range
Prominence 101 m (332 ft)
Coordinates 44°12.19′N 71°22.53′W / 44.20317°N 71.3755°W / 44.20317; -71.3755Coordinates: 44°12.19′N 71°22.53′W / 44.20317°N 71.3755°W / 44.20317; -71.3755
Topo map USGS Crawford Notch
Listing White Mountain 4000-Footers

Mount Jackson is a mountain located in Coos County, New Hampshire. The mountain is named after Charles Thomas Jackson, New Hampshire's state geologist in the 19th century, and is part of the Presidential Range of the White Mountains. Mt. Jackson is flanked to the north by Mount Pierce, and to the southwest by Mount Webster.

The Appalachian Trail, a 2,170-mile (3,500-km) National Scenic Trail from Georgia to Maine, crosses the summit of Mt. Jackson as it traverses the main ridge of the Presidentials from Crawford Notch to the summit of Mount Washington. Jackson stands on the west side of the Dry River Wilderness.

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