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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Roy Wallen's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (9 out of 67, or 13.43%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5) Prom-M Ascent Date
1.SomersetMount Davis979Northern Allegheny Mountains1991991-05-11
2.DelawareDelaware County High Point152Southeast Pennsylvania Hills122000-07-11
3.DauphinBig Lick Mountain540Anthracite Ridges162008-07-21
3.LancasterLancaster County High Point360Southeast Pennsylvania Hills62008-07-21
3.LebanonStony Mountain503Anthracite Ridges222008-07-21
6.SchuylkillBears Head638Anthracite Ridges2362009-07-26
6.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point517Blue Mountain3152009-07-26
6.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point512Blue Mountain2992009-07-26
6.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point510Blue Mountain2662009-07-26
 GreeneGreene County High Point506Southern Allegheny Plateau104 
 AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge628South Mountain-Catoctin71 
 ForestForest County High Point596Northern Allegheny Plateau41 
 CrawfordCrawford County High Point583Northern Allegheny Plateau108 
 ClarionMcNaughton Hill579Northern Allegheny Plateau19 
 ErieErie County High Point579Northern Allegheny Plateau82 
 NorthumberlandBoyers Knob543Anthracite Ridges158 
 MercerMercer County High Point494Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area162 
 ButlerKelley Benchmark488Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area54 
 WashingtonWashington County High Point479Southern Allegheny Plateau83 
 LawrenceLawrence County High Point439Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area98 
 YorkStone Head North430South Mountain-Catoctin74 
 AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point427Northern Allegheny Plateau54 
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #2427Southern Allegheny Plateau82 
 BeaverBig Knob422Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area86 
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #2421Southern Allegheny Plateau61 
 MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope421Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
 ChesterWelsh Mountain329Southeast Pennsylvania Hills55 
 BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope296Southeast Pennsylvania Hills0 
 MontgomeryMill Hill213Southeast Pennsylvania Hills12 
 VenangoVenango County High Point535Northern Allegheny Plateau59 
 ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point530Northern Allegheny Plateau73 
 PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill135Southeast Pennsylvania Hills49 
 BedfordBlue Knob951Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains238 
 FayetteLaurel Hill913Laurel Highlands260 
 WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower908Laurel Highlands79 
 BlairSchaefer Head899Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains183 
 CambriaCambria County High Point872Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains80 
 SusquehannaElk Hill817Northeastern Pennsylvania390 
 WayneMount Ararat810Northeastern Pennsylvania249 
 CentreCentre County High Point802Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains119 
 SullivanNorth Mountain788Northern Allegheny Plateau422 
 PotterLyon Hill786Northern Allegheny Plateau299 
 Potter or Bailey Hill786Northern Allegheny Plateau98 
 Potter or White Knoll South786Northern Allegheny Plateau85 
 TiogaCedar Mountain775Northern Allegheny Plateau172 
 McKeanMcKean County High Point750Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
 LuzerneCherry Ridge750Northern Allegheny Plateau67 
 FranklinTuscarora Mountain749Southern Pennsylvania Ridges438 
 FultonTuscarora Mountain749Southern Pennsylvania Ridges438 
 BradfordArmenia Mountain744Northern Allegheny Plateau49 
 ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope738Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
 ClearfieldChestnut Ridge733Northern Allegheny Plateau123 
 HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain732Central Pennsylvania Ridges12 
 CameronCameron County High Point725Northern Allegheny Plateau84 
 LycomingLycoming County High Point725Northern Allegheny Plateau268 
 WyomingBartlett Mountain725Northern Allegheny Plateau49 
 ElkWildwood Fire Tower724Northern Allegheny Plateau60 
 ClintonClinton County High Point724Northern Allegheny Plateau236 
 MifflinBroad Mountain713Central Pennsylvania Ridges128 
 LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point708Pocono Plateau147 
 CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point692Blue Mountain192 
 PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point692Blue Mountain192 
 WarrenWarren County High Point680Northern Allegheny Plateau241 
 JuniataShade Mountain679Southern Pennsylvania Ridges368 
 MonroeKistler Ledge675Pocono Plateau41 
 CarbonLake Mountain664Pocono Plateau123 
 SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point664Central Pennsylvania Ridges439 
 JeffersonJefferson County High Point658Northern Allegheny Plateau165 
 IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section658Laurel Highlands189 
 UnionJones Mountain658Central Pennsylvania Ridges91 
 PikePike County High Point645Pocono Plateau78 

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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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