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Maryland County High Points

Showing Ed Wandall's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (19 out of 24, or 79.17%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
Ascent Date
13.Anne ArundelAnne Arundel County High Point300South Central Maryland1202009-11-08
1.GarrettBackbone Mountain3380Northern Allegheny Mountains1202009-05-01
6.BaltimoreBaltimore County High Point980South Mountain-Catoctin1602010-06-09
11.Baltimore cityBaltimore High Point489South Mountain-Catoctin02010-09-08
16.CalvertCalvert County High Point188South Central Maryland1282009-07-03
21.CarolineCaroline County High Point79Delmarva22 
5.CarrollCarroll County High Point1140South Mountain-Catoctin5602010-06-09
4.FrederickCatoctin Mountain1920South Mountain-Catoctin6002009-10-09
10.CecilCecil County High Point535Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1552012-02-19
14.CharlesCharles County High Point240South Central Maryland40 
22.DorchesterDorchester County High Point70Delmarva232010-07-04
7.HowardHoward County High Point900South Mountain-Catoctin1402010-06-02
7.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point900South Mountain-Catoctin402010-06-09
12.Prince George'sPrince Georges County High Point450South Mountain-Catoctin602010-06-07
20.Queen Anne'sQueen Annes County High Point89Delmarva222017-07-03
3.WashingtonQuirauk Mountain2160South Mountain-Catoctin15002009-10-09
15.Saint Mary'sSaint Marys County High Point192South Central Maryland32 
2.AlleganySampson Rock2934Northern Allegheny Mountains2342014-12-30
24.SomersetSomerset County High Point56Delmarva102009-09-20
17.KentStillpond Neck102Delmarva62 
18.TalbotTalbot County High Point100Delmarva602010-07-04
9.HarfordWhiteford Benchmark803South Mountain-Catoctin3032014-06-18
19.WicomicoWicomico County High Point95Delmarva432009-09-20
23.WorcesterWorcester County High Point65Delmarva28 

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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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