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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Chip Clark's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (44 out of 67, or 65.67%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.SomersetMount Davis3213Northern Allegheny Mountains6531991-04-13
2.HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2400Central Pennsylvania Ridges402003-10-03
3.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains3902003-11-26
4.DelawareDelaware County High Point500Southeast Pennsylvania Hills402004-07-15
4.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill441Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1612004-07-15
6.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau5632005-08-06
7.MifflinBroad Mountain2340Central Pennsylvania Ridges4202005-11-23
8.BedfordBlue Knob3120Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains7802007-05-26
9.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin2422007-10-20
10.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2060South Mountain-Catoctin2342007-10-21
11.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands6202008-06-28
11.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau1952008-06-28
11.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau2402008-06-28
11.ButlerKelley Benchmark1600Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area 2008-06-28
15.ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau612008-06-29
16.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain10352008-08-01
16.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain8732008-08-01
18.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope970Southeast Pennsylvania Hills02008-08-02
18.MontgomeryMill Hill700Southeast Pennsylvania Hills402008-08-02
20.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6302008-08-03
20.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6302008-08-03
20.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills202008-08-03
20.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 2008-08-03
24.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges14382008-08-16
24.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges14382008-08-16
26.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania12802008-08-23
26.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania8162008-08-23
26.BradfordArmenia Mountain2440Northern Allegheny Plateau1602008-08-23
29.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau3532008-09-14
29.ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau2702008-09-14
31.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau4052008-10-11
31.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau7752008-10-11
31.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau5402008-10-11
31.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau1342008-10-11
35.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-10-12
35.CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau2772008-10-12
35.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau1962008-10-12
35.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau7912008-10-12
39.PotterLyon Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau9802009-04-04
 Potter or Bailey Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau320 
 Potter or White Knoll South2580Northern Allegheny Plateau280 
39.LycomingLycoming County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau8802009-04-04
41.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau2202009-04-05
41.WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau1602009-04-05
43.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands8542009-05-24
43.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2980Laurel Highlands2602009-05-24
 BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains602 
 CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains262 
 SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau1385 
 ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2420Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
 LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau483 
 JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges1208 
 MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau135 
 CarbonLake Mountain2180Pocono Plateau404 
 SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2180Central Pennsylvania Ridges1440 
 UnionJones Mountain2160Central Pennsylvania Ridges300 
 PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau255 
 SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges774 
 NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1780Anthracite Ridges520 
 DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges51 
 BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain980 
 GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau340 
 LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges71 
 MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area531 
 WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau272 
 LawrenceLawrence County High Point1440Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area320 
 AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1400Northern Allegheny Plateau177 
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau  
 BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area283 
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21380Southern Allegheny Plateau200 
 MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1380Northern Allegheny Plateau0 

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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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