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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Scott Cockrell's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (7 out of 67, or 10.45%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5) Prom-M Ascent Date
1.SomersetMount Davis979Northern Allegheny Mountains1991989-07-01
2.CrawfordCrawford County High Point583Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-12-18
2.ErieErie County High Point579Northern Allegheny Plateau 2008-12-18
4.MontgomeryMill Hill213Southeast Pennsylvania Hills122009-12-09
4.DelawareDelaware County High Point152Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 2009-12-09
4.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill134Southeast Pennsylvania Hills492009-12-09
7.LancasterLancaster County High Point360Southeast Pennsylvania Hills62009-12-10
 BedfordBlue Knob951Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains  
 FayetteLaurel Hill913Laurel Highlands  
 WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower908Laurel Highlands79 
 BlairSchaefer Head899Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains  
 CambriaCambria County High Point872Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains  
 SusquehannaElk Hill817Northeastern Pennsylvania  
 WayneMount Ararat810Northeastern Pennsylvania  
 CentreCentre County High Point802Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains  
 SullivanNorth Mountain788Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 PotterLyon Hill786Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 Potter or Bailey Hill786Northern Allegheny Plateau97 
 Potter or White Knoll South786Northern Allegheny Plateau85 
 TiogaCedar Mountain775Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 McKeanMcKean County High Point750Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 LuzerneCherry Ridge750Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 FranklinTuscarora Mountain749Southern Pennsylvania Ridges  
 FultonTuscarora Mountain749Southern Pennsylvania Ridges  
 BradfordArmenia Mountain744Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope738Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
 ClearfieldChestnut Ridge733Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain732Central Pennsylvania Ridges  
 CameronCameron County High Point725Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 LycomingLycoming County High Point725Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 WyomingBartlett Mountain725Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ElkWildwood Fire Tower724Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ClintonClinton County High Point724Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 MifflinBroad Mountain713Central Pennsylvania Ridges  
 LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point708Pocono Plateau  
 CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point692Blue Mountain  
 PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point692Blue Mountain  
 WarrenWarren County High Point680Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 JuniataShade Mountain679Southern Pennsylvania Ridges  
 MonroeKistler Ledge675Pocono Plateau  
 CarbonLake Mountain664Pocono Plateau  
 SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point664Central Pennsylvania Ridges438 
 JeffersonJefferson County High Point658Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section658Laurel Highlands  
 UnionJones Mountain658Central Pennsylvania Ridges  
 PikePike County High Point645Pocono Plateau  
 SchuylkillBears Head638Anthracite Ridges  
 AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge628South Mountain-Catoctin  
 ForestForest County High Point596Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ClarionMcNaughton Hill579Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 NorthumberlandBoyers Knob543Anthracite Ridges  
 DauphinBig Lick Mountain540Anthracite Ridges  
 VenangoVenango County High Point535Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point530Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point517Blue Mountain  
 BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point512Blue Mountain  
 LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point510Blue Mountain  
 GreeneGreene County High Point506Southern Allegheny Plateau  
 LebanonStony Mountain503Anthracite Ridges  
 MercerMercer County High Point494Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
 ButlerKelley Benchmark488Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
 WashingtonWashington County High Point479Southern Allegheny Plateau  
 LawrenceLawrence County High Point439Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
 YorkStone Head North430South Mountain-Catoctin  
 AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point427Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #2427Southern Allegheny Plateau  
 BeaverBig Knob422Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #2421Southern Allegheny Plateau  
 MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope421Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
 ChesterWelsh Mountain329Southeast Pennsylvania Hills  
 BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope296Southeast Pennsylvania Hills0 

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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.


     Pennsylvania County High Points


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