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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Ed Wandall's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (43 out of 67, or 64.18%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill442Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1621982-11-21
2.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania12801986-03-08
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 Hills402009-08-28
7.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain10352009-10-03
8.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills202009-11-28
8.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1822009-11-28
10.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain8732009-12-21
11.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin2422010-10-10
12.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain9802011-01-08
13.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2420Northern Allegheny Plateau02011-07-23
14.MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau1352011-09-10
14.CarbonLake Mountain2180Pocono Plateau4042011-09-10
14.PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau2552011-09-10
17.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges14382011-10-09
17.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges14382011-10-09
17.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2060South Mountain-Catoctin2342011-10-09
20.CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains2622011-11-12
20.BedfordBlue Knob3120Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains7802011-11-12
22.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains3902012-03-17
23.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands8542012-03-18
23.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2980Laurel Highlands2602012-03-18
23.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6302012-03-18
23.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6302012-03-18
27.SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges7742012-04-01
27.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1780Anthracite Ridges5202012-04-01
29.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1380Northern Allegheny Plateau02012-07-08
29.UnionJones Mountain2160Central Pennsylvania Ridges3002012-07-08
31.DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges512013-07-13
31.LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges712013-07-13
33.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau02013-11-11
34.PotterLyon Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau9802013-11-12
 Potter or Bailey Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau320 
 Potter or White Knoll South2580Northern Allegheny Plateau280 
34.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau5632013-11-12
36.BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains6022013-11-18
37.GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau3402013-11-21
38.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau5402013-12-29
39.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau2202014-06-15
40.AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1400Northern Allegheny Plateau1772015-06-14
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau270 
41.ButlerKelley Benchmark1600Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area1772016-11-28
42.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau4052016-12-01 a
43.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau7752016-12-01 b
 MifflinBroad Mountain2340Central Pennsylvania Ridges420 
 LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau483 
 BradfordArmenia Mountain2440Northern Allegheny Plateau160 
 WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau791 
 JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges1208 
 IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands620 
 SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2180Central Pennsylvania Ridges1440 
 HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2400Central Pennsylvania Ridges40 
 CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau277 
 LycomingLycoming County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau880 
 WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau160 
 ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau196 
 SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau1385 
 WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania816 
 WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau272 
 LawrenceLawrence County High Point1440Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area320 
 MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area531 
 VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau195 
 ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau240 
 ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau134 
 CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau353 
 ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau61 
 ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau270 
 BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area283 
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21380Southern Allegheny Plateau200 

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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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