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Wisconsin County High Points

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.PriceTimms Hill1951Wisconsin North Woods425 
2.ForestSugarbush Hill1939Wisconsin North Woods  
3.MarathonRib Mountain1924Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
4.LincolnLookout Mountain1920Wisconsin North Woods  
5.LangladeKent Lookout1903Wisconsin North Woods  
6.VilasVilas County High Point1900Wisconsin North Woods  
7.AshlandMount Whittlesey1872Wisconsin North Woods  
8.IronPleasant Lake Lookout1870Wisconsin North Woods  
9.TaylorTaylor County High Point1840Wisconsin North Woods  
10.SawyerMeteor Hill1801Wisconsin North Woods  
11.OneidaOneida County High Point1800Wisconsin North Woods  
12.OcontoOconto County High Point1781Wisconsin North Woods  
13.RuskRusk County High Point1750Mississippi Headwaters  
14.FlorenceFlorence County High Point1730Wisconsin North Woods  
15.IowaBlue Mounds1719Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains934 
16.BayfieldMount Telemark1700Wisconsin North Woods  
17.MarinetteMarinette County High Point1660Wisconsin North Woods  
18.BarronBlue Hills1630Mississippi Headwaters  
19.SaukSauk Point Benchmark1593Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
20.ChippewaFlambeau Ridge1530Mississippi Headwaters  
21.WashburnWashburn County High Point1510Wisconsin North Woods  
22.ShawanoShawano County High Point1490Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
23.DaneBlue Mounds-East Summit1489Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
24.ClarkClark County High Point1480Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
24.ColumbiaSouth Range1480Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
24.WoodPowers Bluff1480Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
27.BurnettBurnett County High Point1470Mississippi Headwaters  
28.MonroeSunny Benchmark1448Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
 Monroe or Dorset Ridge1440Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains60 
 Monroe or Monroe County North High Point1440Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains280 
29.LafayettePlatte Mounds1440Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
30.PolkFrederic Lookout Tower1420Mississippi Headwaters  
30.MenomineeMenominee County High Point1420Wisconsin North Woods  
32.JacksonSaddle Mound1400Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
32.La CrosseLa Crosse County High Point1400Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
34.JuneauJohnson Hill1380Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
34.VernonVernon County High Point1380Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
36.DouglasSummit Lookout Tower1369Wisconsin North Woods299 
37.BuffaloMontana Ridge1360Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
37.TrempealeauTrempealeau County High Point1360Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
39.DunnDunnewa Benchmark1354Mississippi Headwaters  
40.Eau ClaireEau Claire County High Point1340Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
41.WashingtonNorth Holy Hill1332Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
 Washington or Holy Hill1330Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
 Washington or Powder Hill1330Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
42.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1320Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
42.MarquetteMarquette County High Point1320Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
42.PortagePortage County High Point1320Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
42.Saint CroixSaint Croix County High Point1320Mississippi Headwaters  
46.SheboyganParnell Lookout1312Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
47.PepinPepin County High Point1300Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
47.RichlandRichland County High Point1300Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
47.WausharaWaushara County High Point1300Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
50.AdamsFriendship Mound1290Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
51.PiercePierce County High Point1280Mississippi Headwaters  
52.Fond Du LacFond Du Lac County High Point1270Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
53.GrantGrant County High Point1240Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
54.WaukeshaLapham Hill1232Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
55.DodgeDodge County High Point1230Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
56.WaupacaWaupaca County High Point1220Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
57.GreenGreen County High Point1180Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
58.WalworthWalworth County High Point1162Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
59.CalumetCalumet County High Point1130Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
60.Green LakeGreen Lake County High Point1090Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
61.RockMagnolia Bluff1080Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
62.JeffersonJefferson County High Point1061Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
63.ManitowocManitowoc County High Point1047Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
64.KewauneeCherneyville Hill1020Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
65.BrownMorrison Benchmark1015Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
66.OutagamieOutagamie County High Point1010Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
67.KenoshaKenosha County High Point990Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
67.WinnebagoWinnebago County High Point990Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
69.OzaukeeOzaukee County High Point980Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
70.RacineRacine County High Point952Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
71.DoorDoor County High Point860Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
71.MilwaukeeMilwaukee County High Point860Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  

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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 Wisconsin, 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 1993 by Fred Lobdell, review by Andy Martin, David Olson, Emmet Judziewicz, and John Mitchler.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for peaks provided by Tom Dunigan via the web site, and manually verified.


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