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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 Ridges 2003-10-03
3.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains 2003-11-26
4.DelawareDelaware County High Point500Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 2004-07-15
4.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill441Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1612004-07-15
6.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau 2005-08-06
7.MifflinBroad Mountain2340Central Pennsylvania Ridges 2005-11-23
8.BedfordBlue Knob3120Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains 2007-05-26
9.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin 2007-10-20
10.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2060South Mountain-Catoctin 2007-10-21
11.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands 2008-06-28
11.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-28
11.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-28
11.ButlerKelley Benchmark1600Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area 2008-06-28
15.ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-29
16.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain 2008-08-01
16.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain 2008-08-01
18.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope970Southeast Pennsylvania Hills02008-08-02
18.MontgomeryMill Hill700Southeast Pennsylvania Hills402008-08-02
20.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain 2008-08-03
20.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain 2008-08-03
20.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills202008-08-03
20.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 2008-08-03
24.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges 2008-08-16
24.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges 2008-08-16
26.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania 2008-08-23
26.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania 2008-08-23
26.BradfordArmenia Mountain2440Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-08-23
29.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-09-14
29.ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-09-14
31.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-10-11
31.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-10-11
31.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-10-11
31.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-10-11
35.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-10-12
35.CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-10-12
35.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-10-12
35.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-10-12
39.PotterLyon Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau 2009-04-04
 Potter or Bailey Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau320 
 Potter or White Knoll South2580Northern Allegheny Plateau280 
39.LycomingLycoming County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau 2009-04-04
41.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau 2009-04-05
41.WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau 2009-04-05
43.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands 2009-05-24
43.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2980Laurel Highlands2602009-05-24
 BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains  
 CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains  
 SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2420Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
 LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau  
 JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges  
 MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau  
 CarbonLake Mountain2180Pocono Plateau  
 SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2180Central Pennsylvania Ridges1440 
 UnionJones Mountain2160Central Pennsylvania Ridges  
 PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau  
 SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges  
 NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1780Anthracite Ridges  
 DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges  
 BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain  
 GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau  
 LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges  
 MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-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  
 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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