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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Blaine Sorenson's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (1 out of 67, or 1.49%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5) Prom-M Ascent Date
1.SomersetMount Davis979Northern Allegheny Mountains1992006-08-09
2.BedfordBlue Knob951Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains  
3.FayetteLaurel Hill913Laurel Highlands  
4.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower908Laurel Highlands79 
5.BlairSchaefer Head899Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains  
6.CambriaCambria County High Point872Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains  
7.SusquehannaElk Hill817Northeastern Pennsylvania  
8.WayneMount Ararat810Northeastern Pennsylvania  
9.CentreCentre County High Point802Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains  
10.SullivanNorth Mountain788Northern Allegheny Plateau  
11.PotterLyon Hill786Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 Potter or Bailey Hill786Northern Allegheny Plateau97 
 Potter or White Knoll South786Northern Allegheny Plateau85 
12.TiogaCedar Mountain775Northern Allegheny Plateau  
13.McKeanMcKean County High Point750Northern Allegheny Plateau  
13.LuzerneCherry Ridge750Northern Allegheny Plateau  
15.FranklinTuscarora Mountain749Southern Pennsylvania Ridges  
15.FultonTuscarora Mountain749Southern Pennsylvania Ridges  
17.BradfordArmenia Mountain744Northern Allegheny Plateau  
18.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope738Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
19.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge733Northern Allegheny Plateau  
20.HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain732Central Pennsylvania Ridges  
21.CameronCameron County High Point725Northern Allegheny Plateau  
21.LycomingLycoming County High Point725Northern Allegheny Plateau  
21.WyomingBartlett Mountain725Northern Allegheny Plateau  
24.ElkWildwood Fire Tower724Northern Allegheny Plateau  
25.ClintonClinton County High Point724Northern Allegheny Plateau  
26.MifflinBroad Mountain713Central Pennsylvania Ridges  
27.LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point708Pocono Plateau  
28.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point692Blue Mountain  
28.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point692Blue Mountain  
30.WarrenWarren County High Point680Northern Allegheny Plateau  
31.JuniataShade Mountain679Southern Pennsylvania Ridges  
32.MonroeKistler Ledge675Pocono Plateau  
33.SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point664Central Pennsylvania Ridges438 
33.CarbonLake Mountain664Pocono Plateau  
35.JeffersonJefferson County High Point658Northern Allegheny Plateau  
35.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section658Laurel Highlands  
35.UnionJones Mountain658Central Pennsylvania Ridges  
38.PikePike County High Point645Pocono Plateau  
39.SchuylkillBears Head638Anthracite Ridges  
40.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge628South Mountain-Catoctin  
41.ForestForest County High Point596Northern Allegheny Plateau  
42.CrawfordCrawford County High Point583Northern Allegheny Plateau  
43.ClarionMcNaughton Hill579Northern Allegheny Plateau  
44.ErieErie County High Point579Northern Allegheny Plateau  
45.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob543Anthracite Ridges  
46.DauphinBig Lick Mountain540Anthracite Ridges  
47.VenangoVenango County High Point535Northern Allegheny Plateau  
48.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point530Northern Allegheny Plateau  
49.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point517Blue Mountain  
50.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point512Blue Mountain  
51.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point510Blue Mountain  
52.GreeneGreene County High Point506Southern Allegheny Plateau  
53.LebanonStony Mountain503Anthracite Ridges  
54.MercerMercer County High Point494Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
55.ButlerKelley Benchmark488Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
56.WashingtonWashington County High Point479Southern Allegheny Plateau  
57.LawrenceLawrence County High Point439Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
58.YorkStone Head North430South Mountain-Catoctin  
59.AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point427Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #2427Southern Allegheny Plateau  
60.BeaverBig Knob422Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #2421Southern Allegheny Plateau  
61.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope421Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
62.LancasterLancaster County High Point360Southeast Pennsylvania Hills6 
63.ChesterWelsh Mountain329Southeast Pennsylvania Hills  
64.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope296Southeast Pennsylvania Hills0 
65.MontgomeryMill Hill213Southeast Pennsylvania Hills12 
66.DelawareDelaware County High Point152Southeast Pennsylvania Hills  
67.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill134Southeast Pennsylvania Hills49 

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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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