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Washington County High Points

Showing Denver Lafferry's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (5 out of 39, or 12.82%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 4) Prom-M Ascent Date
18.ColumbiaOregon Butte1947Blue Mountains734 
19.GarfieldDiamond Peak1944Blue Mountains237 
20.AsotinRay Ridge1884Blue Mountains18 
24.Walla WallaLewis Peak1490Blue Mountains51 
35.San JuanMount Constitution734Inside Passage Islands7342006-02-11
39.IslandCamano Island High Point177Inside Passage Islands177 
16.FerryCopper Butte2176Monashee Mountains1445 
3.WhatcomMount Baker3286North Cascades26862007-07-15
4.SnohomishGlacier Peak3206North Cascades2285 
5.ChelanBonanza Peak2899North Cascades1131 
6.SkagitMount Buckner2778North Cascades925 
7.OkanoganNorth Gardner Mountain2730North Cascades1218 
22.KlickitatIndian Rock1782North Columbia Plateau782 
26.DouglasBadger Mountain1297North Columbia Plateau815 
28.WhitmanTekoa Mountain1222North Columbia Plateau332 
29.BentonRattlesnake Hills Lookout1106North Columbia Plateau557 
30.LincolnLilienthal Mountain1088North Columbia Plateau386 
33.GrantBeezley Hills884North Columbia Plateau228 
36.AdamsKarakul Hills640North Columbia Plateau58 
38.FranklinFranklin County High Point500North Columbia Plateau165 
10.JeffersonMount Olympus2429Olympic Mountains2389 
15.ClallamGray Wolf Ridge2200Olympic Mountains249 
17.MasonMount Stone2015Olympic Mountains650 
25.Grays HarborGrays Harbor County High Point1487Olympic Mountains0 
13.Pend OreilleGypsy Peak2231Selkirk Mountains524 
14.StevensAbercrombie Mountain2227Selkirk Mountains1575 
21.SpokaneMount Spokane1793Selkirk Mountains1068 
1.PierceMount Rainier4392South Washington Cascades4037 
2.YakimaMount Adams3742South Washington Cascades24742007-06-23
8.SkamaniaMount Adams-West Slope2719South Washington Cascades0 
9.LewisBig Horn2438South Washington Cascades73 
11.KingMount Daniel2426South Washington Cascades10612007-07-24
11.KittitasMount Daniel2426South Washington Cascades10612007-07-24
23.CowlitzGoat Mountain1513South Washington Cascades611 
27.ClarkSturgeon Rock-West Ridge1244South Washington Cascades0 
32.ThurstonQuiemuth Peak891South Washington Cascades232 
31.PacificPacific County High Point914Washington Coastal Hills451 
34.WahkiakumHuckleberry Ridge815Washington Coastal Hills120 
37.KitsapGold Mountain537Washington Coastal Hills464 

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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.


  • 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.


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