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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Ed Wandall's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (39 out of 67, or 58.21%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill441Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1611982-11-21
2.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania 1986-03-08
3.SomersetMount Davis3213Northern Allegheny Mountains6531998-01-17
4.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope970Southeast Pennsylvania Hills02009-07-12
5.MontgomeryMill Hill700Southeast Pennsylvania Hills402009-07-20
6.DelawareDelaware County High Point500Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 2009-08-28
7.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain 2009-10-03
8.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills202009-11-28
8.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 2009-11-28
10.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain 2009-12-21
11.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin 2010-10-10
12.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain 2011-01-08
13.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2420Northern Allegheny Plateau02011-07-23
14.MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau 2011-09-10
14.CarbonLake Mountain2180Pocono Plateau 2011-09-10
14.PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau 2011-09-10
17.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges 2011-10-09
17.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges 2011-10-09
17.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2060South Mountain-Catoctin 2011-10-09
20.BedfordBlue Knob3120Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains 2011-11-12
20.CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains 2011-11-12
22.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains 2012-03-17
23.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands 2012-03-18
23.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2980Laurel Highlands2602012-03-18
23.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain 2012-03-18
23.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain 2012-03-18
27.SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges 2012-04-01
27.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1780Anthracite Ridges 2012-04-01
29.UnionJones Mountain2160Central Pennsylvania Ridges 2012-07-08
29.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1380Northern Allegheny Plateau02012-07-08
31.DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges 2013-07-13
31.LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges 2013-07-13
33.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau 2013-11-11
34.PotterLyon Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau 2013-11-12
 Potter or Bailey Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau320 
 Potter or White Knoll South2580Northern Allegheny Plateau280 
34.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau 2013-11-12
36.BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains 2013-11-18
37.GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau 2013-11-21
38.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau 2013-12-29
39.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau 2014-06-15
 WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania  
 SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 BradfordArmenia Mountain2440Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2400Central Pennsylvania Ridges  
 CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 LycomingLycoming County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 MifflinBroad Mountain2340Central Pennsylvania Ridges  
 LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau  
 WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges  
 SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2180Central Pennsylvania Ridges1440 
 IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands  
 ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
 ButlerKelley Benchmark1600Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
 WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau  
 LawrenceLawrence County High Point1440Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
 AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1400Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau  
 BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21380Southern Allegheny Plateau  

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List Description


Sources that were used to help me compile this list include:

  • About 30 of these points I determined by personal research done prior to 1990.
  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1993 by Andy Martin, reviewed by Michael Schwartz.


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