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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 Hill442Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1622004-07-15
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.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau1952008-06-28
11.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau2402008-06-28
11.ButlerKelley Benchmark1600Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area1772008-06-28
11.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands6202008-06-28
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.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills202008-08-03
20.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1822008-08-03
20.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6302008-08-03
20.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6302008-08-03
24.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges14382008-08-16
24.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges14382008-08-16
26.BradfordArmenia Mountain2440Northern Allegheny Plateau1602008-08-23
26.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania12802008-08-23
26.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania8162008-08-23
29.ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau2702008-09-14
29.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau3532008-09-14
31.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau5402008-10-11
31.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau1342008-10-11
31.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau4052008-10-11
31.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau7752008-10-11
35.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau1962008-10-12
35.CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau2772008-10-12
35.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau7912008-10-12
35.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau02008-10-12
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.WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau1602009-04-05
41.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau2202009-04-05
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 
 GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau340 
 LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges71 
 MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area531 
 BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain980 
 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 Plateau270 
 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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