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Maryland County High Points

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
13.Anne ArundelAnne Arundel County High Point300South Central Maryland 
1.GarrettBackbone Mountain3380Northern Allegheny Mountains120
6.BaltimoreBaltimore County High Point980South Mountain-Catoctin 
11.Baltimore cityBaltimore High Point489South Mountain-Catoctin 
16.CalvertCalvert County High Point188South Central Maryland 
21.CarolineCaroline County High Point79Delmarva 
5.CarrollCarroll County High Point1140South Mountain-Catoctin 
4.FrederickCatoctin Mountain1920South Mountain-Catoctin 
10.CecilCecil County High Point535Southeast Pennsylvania Hills 
14.CharlesCharles County High Point240South Central Maryland 
22.DorchesterDorchester County High Point70Delmarva 
7.HowardHoward County High Point900South Mountain-Catoctin 
7.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point900South Mountain-Catoctin 
12.Prince George'sPrince Georges County High Point450South Mountain-Catoctin 
20.Queen Anne'sQueen Annes County High Point89Delmarva 
3.WashingtonQuirauk Mountain2160South Mountain-Catoctin1500
15.Saint Mary'sSaint Marys County High Point192South Central Maryland 
2.AlleganySampson Rock2934Northern Allegheny Mountains 
24.SomersetSomerset County High Point56Delmarva 
17.KentStillpond Neck102Delmarva 
18.TalbotTalbot County High Point100Delmarva 
9.HarfordWhiteford Benchmark803South Mountain-Catoctin 
19.WicomicoWicomico County High Point95Delmarva 
23.WorcesterWorcester County High Point65Delmarva 

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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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