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Maryland County High Points

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

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5) Prom-M Ascent Date
1.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point268South Mountain-Catoctin 2008-03-23
2.FrederickCatoctin Mountain579South Mountain-Catoctin1712008-04-05
3.CalvertCalvert County High Point57South Central Maryland332008-05-10
4.WashingtonQuirauk Mountain652South Mountain-Catoctin4452008-05-17 a
5.HowardHoward County High Point268South Mountain-Catoctin302008-05-18
6.Baltimore cityBaltimore High Point149South Mountain-Catoctin 2008-08-25
7.BaltimoreBaltimore County High Point293South Mountain-Catoctin372009-06-05
8.GarrettBackbone Mountain1024Northern Allegheny Mountains242010-07-31 b
9.TalbotTalbot County High Point24Delmarva62010-08-16
10.WorcesterWorcester County High Point18Delmarva72010-08-17 a
11.SomersetSomerset County High Point15Delmarva12010-08-17 b
12.WicomicoWicomico County High Point27Delmarva112010-08-17 c
13.CarrollCarroll County High Point341South Mountain-Catoctin1582011-07-18 a
14.DorchesterDorchester County High Point18Delmarva42011-09-03
15.Prince George'sPrince Georges County High Point134South Mountain-Catoctin122012-04-17 a
16.Anne ArundelAnne Arundel County High Point91South Central Maryland302012-04-17 b
17.CharlesCharles County High Point67South Central Maryland 2012-06-16 a
18.Saint Mary'sSaint Marys County High Point59South Central Maryland42012-06-16 b
19.KentStillpond Neck31Delmarva132014-12-27 a
20.Queen Anne'sQueen Annes County High Point27Delmarva72014-12-27 b
21.CarolineCaroline County High Point24Delmarva72014-12-27 c
22.CecilCecil County High Point163Southeast Pennsylvania Hills412015-09-06 a
23.HarfordWhiteford Benchmark245South Mountain-Catoctin872015-09-06 b
 AlleganySampson Rock894Northern Allegheny Mountains  

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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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