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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 Plateau1082008-12-18
2.ErieErie County High Point579Northern Allegheny Plateau822008-12-18
4.MontgomeryMill Hill213Southeast Pennsylvania Hills122009-12-09
4.DelawareDelaware County High Point152Southeast Pennsylvania Hills122009-12-09
4.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill134Southeast Pennsylvania Hills492009-12-09
7.LancasterLancaster County High Point360Southeast Pennsylvania Hills62009-12-10
 BedfordBlue Knob951Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains238 
 FayetteLaurel Hill913Laurel Highlands261 
 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 Plateau298 
 Potter or Bailey Hill786Northern Allegheny Plateau97 
 Potter or White Knoll South786Northern Allegheny Plateau85 
 TiogaCedar Mountain775Northern Allegheny Plateau171 
 McKeanMcKean County High Point750Northern Allegheny Plateau  
 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 Ridges13 
 CameronCameron County High Point725Northern Allegheny Plateau84 
 LycomingLycoming County High Point725Northern Allegheny Plateau268 
 WyomingBartlett Mountain725Northern Allegheny Plateau48 
 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 Ridges438 
 JeffersonJefferson County High Point658Northern Allegheny Plateau164 
 IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section658Laurel Highlands189 
 UnionJones Mountain658Central Pennsylvania Ridges91 
 PikePike County High Point645Pocono Plateau78 
 SchuylkillBears Head638Anthracite Ridges236 
 AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge628South Mountain-Catoctin71 
 ForestForest County High Point596Northern Allegheny Plateau41 
 ClarionMcNaughton Hill579Northern Allegheny Plateau18 
 NorthumberlandBoyers Knob543Anthracite Ridges159 
 DauphinBig Lick Mountain540Anthracite Ridges16 
 VenangoVenango County High Point535Northern Allegheny Plateau60 
 ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point530Northern Allegheny Plateau73 
 NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point517Blue Mountain316 
 BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point512Blue Mountain299 
 LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point510Blue Mountain266 
 GreeneGreene County High Point506Southern Allegheny Plateau104 
 LebanonStony Mountain503Anthracite Ridges21 
 MercerMercer County High Point494Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area162 
 ButlerKelley Benchmark488Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area  
 WashingtonWashington County High Point479Southern Allegheny Plateau83 
 LawrenceLawrence County High Point439Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area98 
 YorkStone Head North430South Mountain-Catoctin73 
 AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point427Northern Allegheny Plateau54 
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #2427Southern Allegheny Plateau  
 BeaverBig Knob422Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area87 
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #2421Southern Allegheny Plateau61 
 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.


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