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Maryland County High Points

Showing William Musser's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (6 out of 24, or 25%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.GarrettBackbone Mountain3360Northern Allegheny Mountains802010-11-17 d
2.CarolineCaroline County High Point79Delmarva222012-07-12 b
3.Queen Anne'sQueen Annes County High Point89Delmarva222012-07-12 c
4.WicomicoWicomico County High Point90Delmarva382012-08-11 c
5.WorcesterWorcester County High Point60Delmarva232012-08-11 d
6.CecilCecil County High Point535Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1352013-03-13 a
 AlleganySampson Rock2934Northern Allegheny Mountains214 
 WashingtonQuirauk Mountain2140South Mountain-Catoctin1460 
 FrederickCatoctin Mountain1900South Mountain-Catoctin560 
 CarrollCarroll County High Point1120South Mountain-Catoctin520 
 BaltimoreBaltimore County High Point960South Mountain-Catoctin120 
 MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point880South Mountain-Catoctin0 
 HowardHoward County High Point880South Mountain-Catoctin100 
 HarfordWhiteford Benchmark803South Mountain-Catoctin283 
 Baltimore cityBaltimore High Point489South Mountain-Catoctin0 
 Prince George'sPrince Georges County High Point440South Mountain-Catoctin40 
 Anne ArundelAnne Arundel County High Point300South Central Maryland100 
 CharlesCharles County High Point220South Central Maryland0 
 Saint Mary'sSaint Marys County High Point192South Central Maryland12 
 CalvertCalvert County High Point188South Central Maryland108 
 KentStillpond Neck102Delmarva42 
 TalbotTalbot County High Point80Delmarva20 
 DorchesterDorchester County High Point60Delmarva13 
 SomersetSomerset County High Point49Delmarva3 

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List Description

Note that this list is not authoritative and it is present here mainly so climbers can log their ascents. If you are serious about county highpointing in Maryland, you should visit the County Highpointing Web Site, join the Yahoo County Highpointing Group, and refer to Andy Martin's book for the definitive listing of all the points.


Sources that were used to help me compile this list include:

  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1993 by Andy Martin, reviewed by Fred Lobdell.


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