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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Ben Lostracco'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 Mountains6531994-04-02 a
2.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2060South Mountain-Catoctin2342007-08-11 a
3.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain9802007-08-17 b
4.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain8732007-08-20 b
5.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill441Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1612009-08-02 d
6.DelawareDelaware County High Point500Southeast Pennsylvania Hills402009-08-03 a
7.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 2009-08-03 b
8.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills202009-08-03 c
9.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges14382009-08-04
9.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges14382009-08-04
11.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau7912011-07-10 b
12.ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau2702011-07-10 c
13.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau3532011-07-10 d
14.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania8162012-05-17 b
15.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania12802012-05-18 a
16.LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau4832012-05-18 d
17.PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau2552012-05-19
18.CarbonLake Mountain2180Pocono Plateau4042012-06-20 b
19.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain10352012-06-21
20.MontgomeryMill Hill700Southeast Pennsylvania Hills402012-06-22 a
21.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope970Southeast Pennsylvania Hills02012-06-22 b
22.MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area5312012-11-12 a
23.ButlerKelley Benchmark1600Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area 2012-11-12 b
24.LawrenceLawrence County High Point1440Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area3202012-11-13 a
25.BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area2832012-11-13 b
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21380Southern Allegheny Plateau2002012-11-13 c
26.AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1400Northern Allegheny Plateau1772012-11-14 b
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau 2012-11-14 c
27.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands8542012-11-15 b
28.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2980Laurel Highlands2602012-11-15 c
29.BedfordBlue Knob3120Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains7802012-11-17 a
30.BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains6022012-11-17 c
31.CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains2622012-11-17 d
32.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands6202012-11-18 a
33.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains3902012-11-18 b
34.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau4052012-11-18 c
35.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau1962012-11-19 a
36.CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau2772012-11-20 a
37.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau 2012-11-20 b
38.PotterLyon Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau9802012-11-21 a
 Potter or Bailey Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau3202012-11-21 d
 Potter or White Knoll South2580Northern Allegheny Plateau2802012-11-21 f
39.MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau1352013-05-12 a
40.SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges7742013-05-13 a
41.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1780Anthracite Ridges5202013-05-13 b
42.LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges712013-05-14 a
43.DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges512013-05-14 b
44.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin2422013-05-15 b
45.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6302013-05-16
45.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6302013-05-16
47.SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2180Central Pennsylvania Ridges14402013-05-17 a
48.JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges12082013-05-17 b
49.MifflinBroad Mountain2340Central Pennsylvania Ridges4202013-05-18 a
50.HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2400Central Pennsylvania Ridges402013-05-18 b
51.UnionJones Mountain2160Central Pennsylvania Ridges3002013-05-19 c
52.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1380Northern Allegheny Plateau02013-05-20 a
53.SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau13852013-05-20 b
54.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2420Northern Allegheny Plateau02013-05-21 b
55.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau2202013-05-21 e
56.WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau1602013-05-22
57.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau1342013-06-10 a
58.ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau612013-06-10 c
59.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau2402013-06-11 a
60.WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau2722013-06-11 b
61.GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau3402013-06-12 a
62.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau1952013-06-15
63.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau5402013-06-16 a
64.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau7752013-06-16 b
65.LycomingLycoming County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau8802013-06-17 a
66.BradfordArmenia Mountain2440Northern Allegheny Plateau1602013-06-17 b
67.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau5632013-06-17 c

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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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