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Michigan County High Points

Showing Bob Schwab's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (83 out of 83, or 100%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.BaragaMount Arvon1978Michigan Upper Peninsula9481994-08-09
2.OntonagonSummit Peak1952Wisconsin North Woods620Unknown
3.MarquetteMarquette County High Point1932Michigan Upper Peninsula185Unknown
4.IronIron County High Point1880Wisconsin North Woods70Unknown
5.GogebicGogebic County High Point1870Wisconsin North Woods130Unknown
6.WexfordBriar Hill1706Michigan Lower Peninsula1041Unknown
7.OsceolaGrove Hill1703Michigan Lower Peninsula394Unknown
8.HoughtonHoughton County High Point1663Wisconsin North Woods149Unknown
9.DickinsonSagola Lookout1609Michigan Upper Peninsula209Unknown
10.RoscommonIndian Springs Lookout1579Michigan Lower Peninsula422Unknown
11.CharlevoixHudson Lookout1562Michigan Lower Peninsula412Unknown
12.MissaukeeMissaukee County High Point1555Michigan Lower Peninsula173Unknown
13.KeweenawMount Horace Greeley1540Michigan Upper Peninsula900Unknown
13.CrawfordPortage Lake Lookout1540Michigan Lower Peninsula364Unknown
15.OtsegoOtsego County High Point1516Michigan Lower Peninsula311Unknown
 Otsego or North Otsego County High Point1509Michigan Lower Peninsula  
16.OgemawOgemaw County High Point1510Michigan Lower Peninsula30Unknown
17.AntrimAntrim County High Point1489Michigan Lower Peninsula148Unknown
18.OscodaOscoda County High Point1480Michigan Lower Peninsula260Unknown
19.KalkaskaCleary Hill1476Michigan Lower Peninsula206Unknown
20.MontmorencyMontmorency County High Point1454Michigan Lower Peninsula164Unknown
21.LakeLake County High Point1410Michigan Lower Peninsula249Unknown
22.ClareClare County High Point1388Michigan Lower Peninsula242Unknown
23.NewaygoNewaygo County High Point1350Michigan Lower Peninsula243Unknown
24.EmmetGraham Benchmark1329Michigan Lower Peninsula705Unknown
25.CheboyganCheboygan County High Point1300Michigan Lower Peninsula220Unknown
26.LapeerMount Christie1280Michigan Lower Peninsula528Unknown
26.HillsdaleHillsdale County High Point1280Michigan Lower Peninsula360Unknown
26.MecostaMecosta County High Point1280Michigan Lower Peninsula45Unknown
29.AlconaAlcona County High Point1273Michigan Lower Peninsula283Unknown
30.IsabellaIsabella County High Point1270Michigan Lower Peninsula270Unknown
31.GladwinGladwin County High Point1240Michigan Lower Peninsula0Unknown
32.OaklandGrampian Hills1230Michigan Lower Peninsula180Unknown
32.LivingstonLivingston County High Point1230Michigan Lower Peninsula210Unknown
34.LenaweeProspect Hill1227Michigan Lower Peninsula167Unknown
35.Grand TraverseGrand Traverse County High Point1214Michigan Lower Peninsula343Unknown
36.LuceLuce County High Point1197Michigan Upper Peninsula425Unknown
37.JacksonJackson County High Point1190Michigan Lower Peninsula100Unknown
38.MenomineeMenominee County High Point1171Michigan Upper Peninsula182Unknown
39.AlgerAlger County High Point1170Michigan Upper Peninsula40Unknown
40.LeelanauLeelanau County High Point1165Michigan Lower Peninsula75Unknown
41.BenzieBenzie County High Point1161Michigan Lower Peninsula64Unknown
41.ManisteeManistee County High Point1161Michigan Lower Peninsula231Unknown
43.MacombTwombly Mountain1150Michigan Lower Peninsula1602002-12-08
43.CassCass County High Point1150Michigan Lower Peninsula293Unknown
43.WashtenawSharon Short Hills1150Michigan Lower Peninsula150Unknown
46.BarryFrench Benchmark1138Michigan Lower Peninsula258Unknown
47.BranchBranch County High Point1130Michigan Lower Peninsula90Unknown
48.MontcalmMontcalm County High Point1120Michigan Lower Peninsula170Unknown
49.CalhounDixon Hill1106Michigan Lower Peninsula164Unknown
50.AlpenaTurtle Lake Lookout1100Michigan Lower Peninsula200Unknown
51.ChippewaChippewa County High Point1090Michigan Upper Peninsula368Unknown
52.OceanaOceana County High Point1083Michigan Lower Peninsula271Unknown
53.IoscoIosco County High Point1080Michigan Lower Peninsula40Unknown
54.DeltaDelta County High Point1070Michigan Upper Peninsula52Unknown
55.KentFisk Benchmark1063Michigan Lower Peninsula104Unknown
56.Van BurenVan Buren County High Point1060Michigan Lower Peninsula160Unknown
57.InghamTeaspoon Hill1050Michigan Lower Peninsula100Unknown
57.KalamazooKalamazoo County High Point1050Michigan Lower Peninsula150Unknown
57.SchoolcraftSchoolcraft County High Point1050Michigan Upper Peninsula0Unknown
60.Saint JosephSaint Joseph County High Point1040Michigan Lower Peninsula110Unknown
61.GeneseeGenesee County High Point1030Michigan Lower Peninsula0Unknown
62.AlleganAllegan County High Point1000Michigan Lower Peninsula40Unknown
62.EatonEaton County High Point1000Michigan Lower Peninsula40Unknown
62.MackinacMaple Hill1000Michigan Upper Peninsula180Unknown
65.WayneWayne County High Point990Michigan Lower Peninsula10Unknown
66.TuscolaTuscola County High Point980Michigan Lower Peninsula168Unknown
67.MuskegonMuskegon County High Point974Michigan Lower Peninsula181Unknown
68.ShiawasseeShiawassee County High Point960Michigan Lower Peninsula20Unknown
69.MasonMason County High Point955Michigan Lower Peninsula271Unknown
70.IoniaIonia County High Point950Michigan Lower Peninsula0Unknown
70.OttawaOttawa County High Point950Michigan Lower Peninsula30Unknown
70.Presque IslePresque Isle County High Point950Michigan Lower Peninsula60Unknown
73.BerrienBerrien County High Point930Michigan Lower Peninsula198Unknown
73.ClintonClinton County High Point930Michigan Lower Peninsula70Unknown
75.SanilacSanilac County High Point905Michigan Lower Peninsula65Unknown
 Sanilac or North Sanilac County High Point900Michigan Lower Peninsula127 
76.GratiotGratiot County High Point890Michigan Lower Peninsula70Unknown
77.Saint ClairSaint Clair County High Point880Michigan Lower Peninsula70Unknown
78.ArenacArenac County High Point870Michigan Lower Peninsula103Unknown
78.HuronHuron County High Point870Michigan Lower Peninsula60Unknown
80.BayBay County High Point845Michigan Lower Peninsula58Unknown
81.MidlandMidland County High Point770Michigan Lower Peninsula3Unknown
82.SaginawSaginaw County High Point735Michigan Lower Peninsula3Unknown
83.MonroeMonroe County High Point730Michigan Lower Peninsula0Unknown

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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 Michigan, then 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 1997 by Roy Schweiker and Carl Mills, reviewed by Andy Martin.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for peaks provided by Andy Hatzos via the web site, and manually verified.


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