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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Fred Lobdell's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (67 out of 67, or 100%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.SomersetMount Davis3213Northern Allegheny Mountains6531969-04-20 b
2.BedfordBlue Knob3120Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains 1997-06-28
2.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands 1997-06-28
2.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2980Laurel Highlands2601997-06-28
2.BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains 1997-06-28
2.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges 1997-06-28
2.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges 1997-06-28
2.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain 1997-06-28
2.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain 1997-06-28
2.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain 1997-06-28
2.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills201997-06-28
2.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 1997-06-28
2.DelawareDelaware County High Point500Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 1997-06-28
2.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill441Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1611997-06-28
15.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains 1997-06-29
15.HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2400Central Pennsylvania Ridges 1997-06-29
15.CarbonLake Mountain2180Pocono Plateau 1997-06-29
18.MontgomeryMill Hill700Southeast Pennsylvania Hills401998-07-09
19.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2060South Mountain-Catoctin 1998-07-10
19.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin 1998-07-10
21.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain 1999-05-28
22.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania 2004-08-06
22.LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau 2004-08-06
22.LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges 2004-08-06
25.WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau 2005-06-25
26.GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau 2005-07-29 a
27.AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1400Northern Allegheny Plateau 2005-07-30
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau  
27.BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area 2005-07-30
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21380Southern Allegheny Plateau  
29.MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau 2005-09-05
30.SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges 2005-09-06
30.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain 2005-09-06
32.SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau 2005-09-07
32.BradfordArmenia Mountain2440Northern Allegheny Plateau 2005-09-07
32.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2420Northern Allegheny Plateau02005-09-07
32.LycomingLycoming County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau 2005-09-07
36.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1780Anthracite Ridges 2005-09-08
36.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1380Northern Allegheny Plateau02005-09-08
38.DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges 2006-04-20
39.MifflinBroad Mountain2340Central Pennsylvania Ridges 2006-04-21
39.JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges 2006-04-21
41.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania 2007-07-20
41.PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau 2007-07-20
43.WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau 2007-07-21
44.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau 2007-07-22
45.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau 2007-07-23
46.PotterLyon Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau 2007-07-24
 Potter or Bailey Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau320 
 Potter or White Knoll South2580Northern Allegheny Plateau280 
46.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau 2007-07-24
46.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau 2007-07-24
49.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau 2007-07-25
49.ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau 2007-07-25
51.CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains 2008-06-06
52.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-07
52.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-07
54.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-08
54.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-08
56.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-09
56.MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area 2008-06-09
56.LawrenceLawrence County High Point1440Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area 2008-06-09
59.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-11
59.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-11
61.CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-12
62.SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2180Central Pennsylvania Ridges14402008-06-27
62.UnionJones Mountain2160Central Pennsylvania Ridges 2008-06-27
64.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands 2008-06-28
64.ButlerKelley Benchmark1600Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area 2008-06-28
66.ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-06-29
67.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope970Southeast Pennsylvania Hills02008-08-02

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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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