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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.OntonagonSummit Peak1962Wisconsin North Woods630Unknown
1.MarquetteMarquette County High Point1932Michigan Upper Peninsula185Unknown
1.IronIron County High Point1885Wisconsin North Woods80Unknown
1.GogebicGogebic County High Point1875Wisconsin North Woods140Unknown
1.WexfordBriar Hill1706Michigan Lower Peninsula1044Unknown
1.OsceolaGrove Hill1709Michigan Lower Peninsula407Unknown
1.HoughtonHoughton County High Point1663Wisconsin North Woods149Unknown
1.DickinsonSagola Lookout1609Michigan Upper Peninsula219Unknown
1.RoscommonIndian Springs Lookout1579Michigan Lower Peninsula422Unknown
1.CharlevoixHudson Lookout1562Michigan Lower Peninsula417Unknown
1.MissaukeeMissaukee County High Point1562Michigan Lower Peninsula180Unknown
1.KeweenawMount Horace Greeley1550Michigan Upper Peninsula920Unknown
1.CrawfordPortage Lake Lookout1545Michigan Lower Peninsula369Unknown
1.OtsegoOtsego County High Point1522Michigan Lower Peninsula317Unknown
 Otsego or North Otsego County High Point1519Michigan Lower Peninsula  
1.OgemawOgemaw County High Point1515Michigan Lower Peninsula40Unknown
1.AntrimAntrim County High Point1489Michigan Lower Peninsula148Unknown
1.OscodaOscoda County High Point1480Michigan Lower Peninsula265Unknown
1.KalkaskaCleary Hill1476Michigan Lower Peninsula211Unknown
1.MontmorencyMontmorency County High Point1454Michigan Lower Peninsula169Unknown
1.LakeLake County High Point1410Michigan Lower Peninsula249Unknown
1.ClareClare County High Point1394Michigan Lower Peninsula248Unknown
1.NewaygoNewaygo County High Point1355Michigan Lower Peninsula248Unknown
1.EmmetGraham Benchmark1339Michigan Lower Peninsula725Unknown
1.CheboyganCheboygan County High Point1310Michigan Lower Peninsula240Unknown
1.LapeerMount Christie1285Michigan Lower Peninsula533Unknown
1.HillsdaleHillsdale County High Point1285Michigan Lower Peninsula370Unknown
1.MecostaMecosta County High Point1289Michigan Lower Peninsula54Unknown
1.AlconaAlcona County High Point1273Michigan Lower Peninsula288Unknown
1.IsabellaIsabella County High Point1275Michigan Lower Peninsula280Unknown
1.GladwinGladwin County High Point1245Michigan Lower Peninsula10Unknown
1.OaklandGrampian Hills1235Michigan Lower Peninsula190Unknown
1.LivingstonLivingston County High Point1235Michigan Lower Peninsula220Unknown
1.LenaweeProspect Hill1227Michigan Lower Peninsula172Unknown
1.Grand TraverseGrand Traverse County High Point1224Michigan Lower Peninsula353Unknown
1.LuceLuce County High Point1197Michigan Upper Peninsula425Unknown
1.JacksonJackson County High Point1195Michigan Lower Peninsula110Unknown
1.MenomineeMenominee County High Point1178Michigan Upper Peninsula189Unknown
1.AlgerAlger County High Point1175Michigan Upper Peninsula50Unknown
1.LeelanauLeelanau County High Point1175Michigan Lower Peninsula85Unknown
1.BenzieBenzie County High Point1168Michigan Lower Peninsula71Unknown
1.ManisteeManistee County High Point1168Michigan Lower Peninsula238Unknown
1.CassCass County High Point1155Michigan Lower Peninsula298Unknown
1.WashtenawSharon Short Hills1155Michigan Lower Peninsula160Unknown
1.BarryFrench Benchmark1138Michigan Lower Peninsula263Unknown
1.BranchBranch County High Point1135Michigan Lower Peninsula100Unknown
1.MontcalmMontcalm County High Point1125Michigan Lower Peninsula180Unknown
1.CalhounDixon Hill1106Michigan Lower Peninsula164Unknown
1.AlpenaTurtle Lake Lookout1105Michigan Lower Peninsula210Unknown
1.ChippewaChippewa County High Point1095Michigan Upper Peninsula373Unknown
1.OceanaOceana County High Point1083Michigan Lower Peninsula271Unknown
1.IoscoIosco County High Point1080Michigan Lower Peninsula50Unknown
1.DeltaDelta County High Point1070Michigan Upper Peninsula52Unknown
1.KentFisk Benchmark1070Michigan Lower Peninsula111Unknown
1.Van BurenVan Buren County High Point1065Michigan Lower Peninsula170Unknown
1.InghamTeaspoon Hill1055Michigan Lower Peninsula110Unknown
1.KalamazooKalamazoo County High Point1055Michigan Lower Peninsula160Unknown
1.SchoolcraftSchoolcraft County High Point1055Michigan Upper Peninsula10Unknown
1.Saint JosephSaint Joseph County High Point1045Michigan Lower Peninsula120Unknown
1.GeneseeGenesee County High Point1035Michigan Lower Peninsula10Unknown
1.AlleganAllegan County High Point1005Michigan Lower Peninsula50Unknown
1.EatonEaton County High Point1005Michigan Lower Peninsula50Unknown
1.MackinacMaple Hill1005Michigan Upper Peninsula190Unknown
1.WayneWayne County High Point995Michigan Lower Peninsula20Unknown
1.TuscolaTuscola County High Point980Michigan Lower Peninsula168Unknown
1.MuskegonMuskegon County High Point981Michigan Lower Peninsula188Unknown
1.ShiawasseeShiawassee County High Point965Michigan Lower Peninsula30Unknown
1.MasonMason County High Point961Michigan Lower Peninsula277Unknown
1.IoniaIonia County High Point950Michigan Lower Peninsula5Unknown
1.OttawaOttawa County High Point955Michigan Lower Peninsula40Unknown
1.Presque IslePresque Isle County High Point955Michigan Lower Peninsula70Unknown
1.BerrienBerrien County High Point935Michigan Lower Peninsula203Unknown
1.ClintonClinton County High Point935Michigan Lower Peninsula80Unknown
1.SanilacSanilac County High Point908Michigan Lower Peninsula73Unknown
 Sanilac or North Sanilac County High Point905Michigan Lower Peninsula132 
1.GratiotGratiot County High Point890Michigan Lower Peninsula75Unknown
1.Saint ClairSaint Clair County High Point880Michigan Lower Peninsula75Unknown
1.ArenacArenac County High Point873Michigan Lower Peninsula106Unknown
1.HuronHuron County High Point870Michigan Lower Peninsula65Unknown
1.BayBay County High Point848Michigan Lower Peninsula61Unknown
1.MidlandMidland County High Point770Michigan Lower Peninsula3Unknown
1.SaginawSaginaw County High Point735Michigan Lower Peninsula3Unknown
1.MonroeMonroe County High Point730Michigan Lower Peninsula0Unknown
82.BaragaMount Arvon1978Michigan Upper Peninsula9531994-08-09
83.MacombTwombly Mountain1155Michigan Lower Peninsula1702002-12-08

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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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