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Maryland County High Points

Showing Chip Clark's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (23 out of 24, or 95.83%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.WashingtonQuirauk Mountain2140South Mountain-Catoctin1460Unknown
2.GarrettBackbone Mountain3360Northern Allegheny Mountains801991-08-03
3.Prince George'sPrince Georges County High Point440South Mountain-Catoctin402003-02-14
4.TalbotTalbot County High Point80Delmarva202003-05-23
4.DorchesterDorchester County High Point60Delmarva132003-05-23
4.SomersetSomerset County High Point49Delmarva32003-05-23
7.Anne ArundelAnne Arundel County High Point300South Central Maryland1002003-12-08
8.KentStillpond Neck102Delmarva422004-07-12
9.FrederickCatoctin Mountain1900South Mountain-Catoctin5602004-11-06
10.CecilCecil County High Point535Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1352005-02-04
11.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point880South Mountain-Catoctin02005-09-24
11.HowardHoward County High Point880South Mountain-Catoctin1002005-09-24
13.BaltimoreBaltimore County High Point960South Mountain-Catoctin1202005-10-27
14.WicomicoWicomico County High Point90Delmarva382006-02-06
14.WorcesterWorcester County High Point60Delmarva232006-02-06
16.CarolineCaroline County High Point79Delmarva222006-03-24
17.CalvertCalvert County High Point188South Central Maryland1082006-03-25
18.CharlesCharles County High Point220South Central Maryland02006-03-26
19.CarrollCarroll County High Point1120South Mountain-Catoctin5202006-05-06
19.HarfordWhiteford Benchmark803South Mountain-Catoctin2832006-05-06
19.Baltimore cityBaltimore High Point489South Mountain-Catoctin02006-05-06
22.Queen Anne'sQueen Annes County High Point89Delmarva222006-05-23
23.Saint Mary'sSaint Marys County High Point192South Central Maryland122006-06
 AlleganySampson Rock2934Northern Allegheny Mountains214 

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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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