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U.S. County High Points over 13,000 feet - 48 States

Showing Gordon MacLeod's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (43 out of 53, or 81.13%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 4)Ascent Date
1.CA-InyoMount Whitney4419Sequoia Sierra Nevada1959-09-06
1.CA-TulareMount Whitney4419Sequoia Sierra Nevada1959-09-06
3.CO-LakeMount Elbert4399Sawatch Range1981-07-31
4.CO-ChaffeeMount Harvard4395Sawatch Range1979-08-02
5.WA-PierceMount Rainier4392South Washington Cascades1965-08-15
6.CO-AlamosaBlanca Peak4372Sangre de Cristo Range1980-08-15
6.CO-CostillaBlanca Peak4372Sangre de Cristo Range1980-08-15
8.CO-HuerfanoBlanca Peak-Northeast Slope4365Sangre de Cristo Range 
9.CO-HinsdaleUncompahgre Peak4361San Juan Mountains1980-08-05
10.CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak4357Sangre de Cristo Range1980-08-12
11.CO-ParkMount Lincoln4354Central Colorado Ranges1981-08-03
12.CO-Clear CreekGrays Peak4349Front Range1982-07-25
12.CO-SummitGrays Peak4349Front Range1982-07-25
14.CO-GunnisonCastle Peak4348Elk Range Area1979-08-05
14.CO-PitkinCastle Peak4348Elk Range Area1979-08-05
16.CO-BoulderLongs Peak4345Front Range1982-07-29
17.CO-DoloresMount Wilson4342San Juan Mountains1978-07-29
17.CA-MonoWhite Mountain Peak4342West Great Basin Ranges1964-05-17
19.CA-FresnoNorth Palisade4341Central Sierra Nevada1965-09-06
20.CO-CusterCrestone Peak-East Peak4340Sangre de Cristo Range 
21.CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta4317California Cascades1965-08-17
22.CO-OurayMount Sneffels4313San Juan Mountains1978-07-26
23.CO-El PasoPikes Peak4301Front Range1981-08-05
24.CO-La PlataWindom Peak4294San Juan Mountains1978-07-24
25.CO-San MiguelWilson Peak4272San Juan Mountains1978-07-28
26.CO-EagleMount of the Holy Cross4269Sawatch Range1979-07-29
27.CO-MineralPhoenix Peak4235San Juan Mountains 
28.CO-San JuanVermilion Peak4235San Juan Mountains1992-08-18
29.WY-FremontGannett Peak4207Wind River Range1966-08-23
29.WY-SubletteGannett Peak4207Wind River Range1966-08-23
31.WY-TetonGrand Teton4197Teton Range-Yellowstone Area1964-08-25
32.CO-Las AnimasWest Spanish Peak4153Sangre de Cristo Range 
33.CO-LarimerHagues Peak4133Front Range 
34.CO-GrandPettingell Peak4131Front Range1991-08-22
35.UT-DuchesneKings Peak4123Uinta Range1983-08-01
36.UT-SummitGilbert Peak4097Uinta Range2003-08-25
37.CO-ArchuletaSummit Peak4054San Juan Mountains1995-07-23
38.CO-GilpinJames Peak4052Front Range 
39.CO-MontezumaHesperus Mountain4033San Juan Mountains 
40.CO-Rio GrandeBennett Peak4024San Juan Mountains1995-07-21
41.CO-ConejosConejos Peak4015San Juan Mountains1995-07-26
42.WY-Big HornCloud Peak4013Bighorn Mountains1988-07-29
42.WY-JohnsonCloud Peak4013Bighorn Mountains1988-07-29
44.NM-TaosWheeler Peak4011Sangre de Cristo Range1981-08-10
45.WY-ParkFrancs Peak4009Absaroka Range 
46.CA-MaderaMount Ritter4006Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada1963-09-22
47.NV-EsmeraldaBoundary Peak4005West Great Basin Ranges1963-06-30
48.CA-TuolumneMount Lyell3997Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada1963-09-01
49.CO-FremontBushnell Peak3994Sangre de Cristo Range 
50.NM-MoraTruchas Peak3993Sangre de Cristo Range1981-08-14
50.NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak3993Sangre de Cristo Range1981-08-14
52.NV-White PineWheeler Peak3982East Central Great Basin Ranges1964-10-17
53.CO-TellerDevils Playground3981Front Range 

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This list shows all the peaks that are over 13,00 feet high and also the highest point in a county (or equivalent) in the 48 contiguous United States. Note that well over half the counties on this list are in Colorado. Bob Packard climbed all of these summits by 1997.


  • 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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