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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-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
Ascent Date
2.AlleganySampson Rock2934Northern Allegheny Mountains  
13.Anne ArundelAnne Arundel County High Point300South Central Maryland1202012-04-17 b
6.BaltimoreBaltimore County High Point980South Mountain-Catoctin1602009-06-05
11.Baltimore cityBaltimore High Point489South Mountain-Catoctin 2008-08-25
16.CalvertCalvert County High Point188South Central Maryland1282008-05-10
21.CarolineCaroline County High Point79Delmarva222014-12-27 c
5.CarrollCarroll County High Point1140South Mountain-Catoctin5602011-07-18 a
10.CecilCecil County High Point535Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1552015-09-06 a
14.CharlesCharles County High Point240South Central Maryland 2012-06-16 a
22.DorchesterDorchester County High Point70Delmarva232011-09-03
4.FrederickCatoctin Mountain1920South Mountain-Catoctin6002008-04-05
1.GarrettBackbone Mountain3380Northern Allegheny Mountains1202010-07-31 b
9.HarfordWhiteford Benchmark803South Mountain-Catoctin3032015-09-06 b
7.HowardHoward County High Point900South Mountain-Catoctin1402008-05-18
17.KentStillpond Neck102Delmarva622014-12-27 a
7.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point900South Mountain-Catoctin 2008-03-23
12.Prince George'sPrince Georges County High Point450South Mountain-Catoctin602012-04-17 a
20.Queen Anne'sQueen Annes County High Point89Delmarva222014-12-27 b
15.Saint Mary'sSaint Marys County High Point192South Central Maryland322012-06-16 b
24.SomersetSomerset County High Point56Delmarva102010-08-17 b
18.TalbotTalbot County High Point100Delmarva602010-08-16
3.WashingtonQuirauk Mountain2160South Mountain-Catoctin15002008-05-17 a
19.WicomicoWicomico County High Point95Delmarva432010-08-17 c
23.WorcesterWorcester County High Point65Delmarva282010-08-17 a

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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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