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U.S. County High Points over 13,000 feet

Showing Greg Slayden's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (38 out of 60, or 63.33%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 4)Ascent Date
1.CO-LakeMount Elbert4399Sawatch Range1989-04-25 b
2.NM-TaosWheeler Peak4011Sangre de Cristo Range1989-05-09 c
3.UT-DuchesneKings Peak4123Uinta Range1989-05-19
4.NV-EsmeraldaBoundary Peak4005West Great Basin Ranges1989-06-10
5.CA-InyoMount Whitney4418Sequoia Sierra Nevada1989-06-13 a
5.CA-TulareMount Whitney4418Sequoia Sierra Nevada1989-06-13 a
7.CO-Clear CreekGrays Peak4349Front Range1990-09-03 f
7.CO-SummitGrays Peak4349Front Range1990-09-03 f
9.CO-ChaffeeMount Harvard4395Sawatch Range1990-09-05
10.CO-El PasoPikes Peak4301Front Range1990-09-07
11.CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta4317California Cascades1992-08-20
12.NV-White PineWheeler Peak3982East Central Great Basin Ranges1992-08-30
13.WY-Big HornCloud Peak4013Bighorn Mountains1992-09-10
13.WY-JohnsonCloud Peak4013Bighorn Mountains1992-09-10
15.WY-TetonGrand Teton4197Teton Range-Yellowstone Area1992-09-13
16.HI-HawaiiMauna Kea4205Hawaii Big Island1993-12-04
17.CO-BoulderLongs Peak4345Front Range1994-07-12
18.WA-PierceMount Rainier4392South Washington Cascades1994-07-20 b
19.WY-FremontGannett Peak4207Wind River Range1994-08-01
19.WY-SubletteGannett Peak4207Wind River Range1994-08-01
21.AK-DenaliDenali6190West-Central Alaska Range1997-05-27
22.CO-ParkMount Lincoln4354Central Colorado Ranges1997-07-27 c
23.CA-FresnoNorth Palisade4341Central Sierra Nevada2009-09-07
24.CA-MaderaMount Ritter4006Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada2009-09-09
25.CA-TuolumneMount Lyell3997Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada2009-09-11 a
26.CO-TellerDevils Playground3981Front Range2010-09-01 a
27.CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak4357Sangre de Cristo Range2010-09-03 a
28.CO-CusterCrestone Peak-East Peak4340Sangre de Cristo Range2010-09-03 b
29.CO-HuerfanoBlanca Peak-Northeast Slope4365Sangre de Cristo Range2010-09-04 a
30.CO-AlamosaBlanca Peak4372Sangre de Cristo Range2010-09-04 b
30.CO-CostillaBlanca Peak4372Sangre de Cristo Range2010-09-04 b
32.CO-OurayMount Sneffels4313San Juan Mountains2010-09-05
33.CO-San JuanVermilion Peak4235San Juan Mountains2010-09-06
34.CO-San MiguelWilson Peak4272San Juan Mountains2010-09-07
35.CO-GunnisonCastle Peak4348Elk Range Area2010-09-10
35.CO-PitkinCastle Peak4348Elk Range Area2010-09-10
37.CO-GrandPettingell Peak4131Front Range2010-09-11 a
38.CA-MonoWhite Mountain Peak4342West Great Basin Ranges2011-09-10
 AK-YakutatMount Saint Elias5489Southern Icefield Ranges 
 AK-Valdez-CordovaMount Bona5029Northern Saint Elias Mountains 
 AK-Hoonah-AngoonMount Fairweather4671Fairweather Range 
 AK-Matanuska-SusitnaMount Hunter4442West-Central Alaska Range 
 CO-HinsdaleUncompahgre Peak4361San Juan Mountains 
 CO-DoloresMount Wilson4342San Juan Mountains 
 CO-La PlataWindom Peak4294San Juan Mountains 
 CO-EagleMount of the Holy Cross4269Sawatch Range 
 CO-MineralPhoenix Peak4235San Juan Mountains 
 AK-Southeast FairbanksMount Hayes4216Hayes Range 
 CO-Las AnimasWest Spanish Peak4153Sangre de Cristo Range 
 CO-LarimerHagues Peak4133Front Range 
 UT-SummitGilbert Peak4097Uinta Range 
 CO-ArchuletaSummit Peak4054San Juan Mountains 
 CO-GilpinJames Peak4052Front Range 
 CO-MontezumaHesperus Mountain4033San Juan Mountains 
 CO-Rio GrandeBennett Peak4024San Juan Mountains 
 CO-ConejosConejos Peak4015San Juan Mountains 
 WY-ParkFrancs Peak4009Absaroka Range 
 CO-FremontBushnell Peak3994Sangre de Cristo Range 
 NM-MoraTruchas Peak3993Sangre de Cristo Range 
 NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak3993Sangre de Cristo Range 

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List Description

List Info

This list shows all the peaks that are over 13,00 feet high and also the highest point in a county (or equivalent) of the United States. Seven of these peaks are in Alaska (6) or Hawaii (1). Note that over half the counties on this list are in Colorado.


  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1992 by Andy Martin, with help from David Olson and Dinesh Desai.

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