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Maryland County High Points

Showing Ed Wandall's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (18 out of 24, or 75%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
13.Anne ArundelAnne Arundel County High Point300South Central Maryland1002009-11-08
1.GarrettBackbone Mountain3360Northern Allegheny Mountains802009-05-01
6.BaltimoreBaltimore County High Point960South Mountain-Catoctin1202010-06-09
11.Baltimore cityBaltimore High Point489South Mountain-Catoctin 2010-09-08
16.CalvertCalvert County High Point188South Central Maryland1082009-07-03
21.CarolineCaroline County High Point79Delmarva22 
5.CarrollCarroll County High Point1120South Mountain-Catoctin5202010-06-09
4.FrederickCatoctin Mountain1900South Mountain-Catoctin5602009-10-09
10.CecilCecil County High Point535Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1352012-02-19
14.CharlesCharles County High Point220South Central Maryland  
22.DorchesterDorchester County High Point60Delmarva132010-07-04
7.HowardHoward County High Point880South Mountain-Catoctin1002010-06-02
7.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point880South Mountain-Catoctin 2010-06-09
12.Prince George'sPrince Georges County High Point440South Mountain-Catoctin402010-06-07
19.Queen Anne'sQueen Annes County High Point89Delmarva22 
3.WashingtonQuirauk Mountain2140South Mountain-Catoctin14602009-10-09
15.Saint Mary'sSaint Marys County High Point192South Central Maryland12 
2.AlleganySampson Rock2934Northern Allegheny Mountains 2014-12-30
24.SomersetSomerset County High Point49Delmarva32009-09-20
17.KentStillpond Neck102Delmarva42 
20.TalbotTalbot County High Point80Delmarva202010-07-04
9.HarfordWhiteford Benchmark803South Mountain-Catoctin2832014-06-18
18.WicomicoWicomico County High Point90Delmarva382009-09-20
22.WorcesterWorcester County High Point60Delmarva23 

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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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