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Michigan County High Points

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5) Prom-M 
1.BaragaMount Arvon603Michigan Upper Peninsula289
2.OntonagonSummit Peak595Wisconsin North Woods189
3.MarquetteMarquette County High Point589Michigan Upper Peninsula57
4.IronIron County High Point573Wisconsin North Woods21
5.GogebicGogebic County High Point570Wisconsin North Woods40
6.WexfordBriar Hill520Michigan Lower Peninsula317
7.OsceolaGrove Hill519Michigan Lower Peninsula120
8.HoughtonHoughton County High Point507Wisconsin North Woods46
9.DickinsonSagola Lookout490Michigan Upper Peninsula64
10.RoscommonIndian Springs Lookout481Michigan Lower Peninsula129
11.CharlevoixHudson Lookout476Michigan Lower Peninsula125
12.MissaukeeMissaukee County High Point474Michigan Lower Peninsula53
13.KeweenawMount Horace Greeley469Michigan Upper Peninsula274
13.CrawfordPortage Lake Lookout469Michigan Lower Peninsula111
15.OtsegoOtsego County High Point462Michigan Lower Peninsula95
 Otsego or North Otsego County High Point460Michigan Lower Peninsula 
16.OgemawOgemaw County High Point460Michigan Lower Peninsula9
17.AntrimAntrim County High Point454Michigan Lower Peninsula45
18.OscodaOscoda County High Point451Michigan Lower Peninsula79
19.KalkaskaCleary Hill450Michigan Lower Peninsula63
20.MontmorencyMontmorency County High Point443Michigan Lower Peninsula50
21.LakeLake County High Point430Michigan Lower Peninsula76
22.ClareClare County High Point423Michigan Lower Peninsula74
23.NewaygoNewaygo County High Point411Michigan Lower Peninsula74
24.EmmetGraham Benchmark405Michigan Lower Peninsula215
25.CheboyganCheboygan County High Point396Michigan Lower Peninsula67
26.LapeerMount Christie390Michigan Lower Peninsula161
26.HillsdaleHillsdale County High Point390Michigan Lower Peninsula110
26.MecostaMecosta County High Point390Michigan Lower Peninsula14
29.AlconaAlcona County High Point388Michigan Lower Peninsula86
30.IsabellaIsabella County High Point387Michigan Lower Peninsula82
31.GladwinGladwin County High Point378Michigan Lower Peninsula0
32.OaklandGrampian Hills375Michigan Lower Peninsula55
32.LivingstonLivingston County High Point375Michigan Lower Peninsula64
34.LenaweeProspect Hill374Michigan Lower Peninsula51
35.Grand TraverseGrand Traverse County High Point370Michigan Lower Peninsula105
36.LuceLuce County High Point365Michigan Upper Peninsula130
37.JacksonJackson County High Point363Michigan Lower Peninsula30
38.MenomineeMenominee County High Point357Michigan Upper Peninsula56
39.AlgerAlger County High Point357Michigan Upper Peninsula12
40.LeelanauLeelanau County High Point355Michigan Lower Peninsula23
41.BenzieBenzie County High Point354Michigan Lower Peninsula20
41.ManisteeManistee County High Point354Michigan Lower Peninsula71
43.MacombTwombly Mountain351Michigan Lower Peninsula49
43.CassCass County High Point351Michigan Lower Peninsula89
43.WashtenawSharon Short Hills351Michigan Lower Peninsula46
46.BarryFrench Benchmark347Michigan Lower Peninsula79
47.BranchBranch County High Point344Michigan Lower Peninsula27
48.MontcalmMontcalm County High Point341Michigan Lower Peninsula52
49.CalhounDixon Hill337Michigan Lower Peninsula50
50.AlpenaTurtle Lake Lookout335Michigan Lower Peninsula61
51.ChippewaChippewa County High Point332Michigan Upper Peninsula112
52.OceanaOceana County High Point330Michigan Lower Peninsula83
53.IoscoIosco County High Point329Michigan Lower Peninsula12
54.DeltaDelta County High Point326Michigan Upper Peninsula16
55.KentFisk Benchmark324Michigan Lower Peninsula32
56.Van BurenVan Buren County High Point323Michigan Lower Peninsula49
57.InghamTeaspoon Hill320Michigan Lower Peninsula30
57.KalamazooKalamazoo County High Point320Michigan Lower Peninsula46
57.SchoolcraftSchoolcraft County High Point320Michigan Upper Peninsula0
60.Saint JosephSaint Joseph County High Point317Michigan Lower Peninsula34
61.GeneseeGenesee County High Point314Michigan Lower Peninsula0
62.AlleganAllegan County High Point305Michigan Lower Peninsula12
62.EatonEaton County High Point305Michigan Lower Peninsula12
62.MackinacMaple Hill305Michigan Upper Peninsula55
65.WayneWayne County High Point302Michigan Lower Peninsula3
66.TuscolaTuscola County High Point299Michigan Lower Peninsula51
67.MuskegonMuskegon County High Point297Michigan Lower Peninsula55
68.ShiawasseeShiawassee County High Point293Michigan Lower Peninsula6
69.MasonMason County High Point291Michigan Lower Peninsula83
70.IoniaIonia County High Point290Michigan Lower Peninsula0
70.OttawaOttawa County High Point290Michigan Lower Peninsula9
70.Presque IslePresque Isle County High Point290Michigan Lower Peninsula18
73.BerrienBerrien County High Point283Michigan Lower Peninsula60
73.ClintonClinton County High Point283Michigan Lower Peninsula21
75.SanilacSanilac County High Point276Michigan Lower Peninsula20
 Sanilac or North Sanilac County High Point274Michigan Lower Peninsula39
76.GratiotGratiot County High Point271Michigan Lower Peninsula21
77.Saint ClairSaint Clair County High Point268Michigan Lower Peninsula21
78.ArenacArenac County High Point265Michigan Lower Peninsula31
78.HuronHuron County High Point265Michigan Lower Peninsula18
80.BayBay County High Point258Michigan Lower Peninsula18
81.MidlandMidland County High Point235Michigan Lower Peninsula1
82.SaginawSaginaw County High Point224Michigan Lower Peninsula1
83.MonroeMonroe County High Point223Michigan Lower Peninsula0

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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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