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Washington County High Points

Showing Ryder Irvine's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (13 out of 39, or 33.33%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.FerryCopper Butte7140Monashee Mountains47402008-09-07
2.WhitmanTekoa Mountain4009North Columbia Plateau10892009-05-02
2.AdamsKarakul Hills2100North Columbia Plateau1902009-05-02
4.DouglasBadger Mountain4254North Columbia Plateau26742009-05-17
4.LincolnLilienthal Mountain3568North Columbia Plateau12682009-05-17
4.GrantBeezley Hills2899North Columbia Plateau7492009-05-17
7.SpokaneMount Spokane5883Selkirk Mountains35032009-05-31
8.Pend OreilleGypsy Peak7320Selkirk Mountains17202009-06-27
8.StevensAbercrombie Mountain7308Selkirk Mountains51682009-06-27
10.San JuanMount Constitution2407Inside Passage Islands24072011-06-13
11.GarfieldDiamond Peak6379Blue Mountains7792011-09-04
11.AsotinRay Ridge6180Blue Mountains602011-09-04
13.ColumbiaOregon Butte6387Blue Mountains24072015-06-13 B
 PierceMount Rainier14,411South Washington Cascades13,210 
 YakimaMount Adams12,276South Washington Cascades8116 
 WhatcomMount Baker10,781North Cascades8812 
 SnohomishGlacier Peak10,520North Cascades7498 
 ChelanBonanza Peak9511North Cascades3711 
 SkagitMount Buckner9114North Cascades3034 
 OkanoganNorth Gardner Mountain8956North Cascades3996 
 SkamaniaMount Adams-West Slope8920South Washington Cascades0 
 LewisBig Horn8000South Washington Cascades240 
 JeffersonMount Olympus7969Olympic Mountains7838 
 KingMount Daniel7960South Washington Cascades3480 
 KittitasMount Daniel7960South Washington Cascades3480 
 ClallamGray Wolf Ridge7218Olympic Mountains818 
 MasonMount Stone6612Olympic Mountains2132 
 KlickitatIndian Rock5845North Columbia Plateau2565 
 CowlitzGoat Mountain4965South Washington Cascades2005 
 Walla WallaLewis Peak4888Blue Mountains168 
 Grays HarborGrays Harbor County High Point4880Olympic Mountains0 
 ClarkSturgeon Rock-West Ridge4080South Washington Cascades0 
 BentonRattlesnake Hills Lookout3629North Columbia Plateau1829 
 PacificPacific County High Point3000Washington Coastal Hills1480 
 ThurstonQuiemuth Peak2922South Washington Cascades762 
 WahkiakumHuckleberry Ridge2673Washington Coastal Hills393 
 KitsapGold Mountain1761Washington Coastal Hills1521 
 FranklinFranklin County High Point1640North Columbia Plateau541 
 IslandCamano Island High Point580Inside Passage Islands580 

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List Description

There are 39 counties in Washington, and their high points make up the most serious collection of alpine challenges for county highpointers of any state except Alaska. The big volcanoes--Rainier, Adams, Baker, and Glacier Peak--are actually easier to climb than rocky, remote, and rugged giants like Bonanza, Buckner, and Olympus. Throw in a class-4 rock climb (Big Horn), more monster Cascade summits (Daniel, North Gardner), a few forested logging-road points in the southwest, flat farmland points in the east, and other random mountains, and you have a murderer's row line-up of peaks. As of early 2008, only four people were known to have climbed all these summits.


  • By 1995 I had a self-researched verision of this list, with 32 of the 39 points correct.
  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1993 by Andy Martin, reviewed by Steve Fry, Ken Jones, and John Roper.


     Washington County High Points


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