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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Bob Packard's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (67 out of 67, or 100%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
39.SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges7742009-05-15
45.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1780Anthracite Ridges5202009-05-15
46.DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges512009-05-15
53.LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges712009-05-14
28.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6302009-05-13
28.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6302009-05-13
49.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain10352009-05-18
50.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain9802009-05-15
51.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain8732009-05-19
2.BedfordBlue Knob3120Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains7802002-05-06
5.BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains6022002-05-06
6.CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains2622002-05-07
9.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains3902003-05-28
20.HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2400Central Pennsylvania Ridges402009-05-13
26.MifflinBroad Mountain2340Central Pennsylvania Ridges4202009-05-13
33.SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2180Central Pennsylvania Ridges14402003-05-28
35.UnionJones Mountain2160Central Pennsylvania Ridges3002009-05-16
3.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands8542002-05-07
4.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2980Laurel Highlands2602002-05-07
35.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands6202009-05-12
7.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania12802008-05-23
8.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania8162008-05-23
1.SomersetMount Davis3213Northern Allegheny Mountains6531993-05 a5
10.SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau13852008-05-22
11.PotterLyon Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau9802002-05-08
 Potter or Bailey Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau320 
 Potter or White Knoll South2580Northern Allegheny Plateau280 
12.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau5632008-05-23
13.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau 2002-05-08
13.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau2202008-05-22
17.BradfordArmenia Mountain2440Northern Allegheny Plateau1602008-05-23
18.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2420Northern Allegheny Plateau02008-05-22
19.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau4052002-05-07
21.CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau2772002-05-08
21.LycomingLycoming County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau8802009-05-16
21.WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau1602009-05-17
24.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau1962003-05-28
25.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau7752002-05-08
30.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau7912009-05-11
35.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau5402009-05-12
41.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau1342009-05-11
42.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau3532009-05-10
43.ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau612009-05-11
44.ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau2702002-05-17
47.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau1952009-05-11
48.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau2402009-05-12
59.AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1400Northern Allegheny Plateau1772009-05-09
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau  
61.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1380Northern Allegheny Plateau02009-05-16
54.MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area5312009-05-10
55.ButlerKelley Benchmark1600Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area 2009-05-10
57.LawrenceLawrence County High Point1440Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area3202009-05-10
60.BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area2832008-05-15
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21380Southern Allegheny Plateau200 
27.LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau4832009-05-17
32.MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau1352009-05-18
33.CarbonLake Mountain2180Pocono Plateau4042009-05-18
38.PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau2552009-05-17
40.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2060South Mountain-Catoctin2342002-05-06
58.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin2422002-05-06
62.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills202002-05-05
63.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 2002-05-05
64.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope970Southeast Pennsylvania Hills02009-05-20
65.MontgomeryMill Hill700Southeast Pennsylvania Hills402009-05-20
66.DelawareDelaware County High Point500Southeast Pennsylvania Hills402002-05-05
67.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill441Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1612009-05-20
52.GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau3402009-05-09
56.WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau2722009-05-09
15.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges14382002-05-03
15.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges14382002-05-03
31.JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges12082009-05-13

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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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