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Wisconsin County High Points

Showing Doug Urban's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (35 out of 72, or 48.61%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.WoodPowers Bluff1480Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2802003-01-01
2.MarathonRib Mountain1924Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains6242003-07
3.JacksonSaddle Mound1412Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains4402007-07-27
4.ClarkClark County High Point1480Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains102007-07-28
4.PriceTimms Hill1951Wisconsin North Woods4252007-07-28
4.TaylorTaylor County High Point1840Wisconsin North Woods1602007-07-28
7.LincolnLookout Mountain1920Wisconsin North Woods3202012-10-02
8.JuneauJohnson Hill1380Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2002012-10-07
9.ColumbiaSouth Range1480Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1952012-10-11
9.SaukSauk Point Benchmark1593Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains6212012-10-11
9.AdamsFriendship Mound1290Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains3302012-10-11
12.OcontoOconto County High Point1781Wisconsin North Woods812014-05-25
12.MenomineeMenominee County High Point1420Wisconsin North Woods02014-05-25
14.LangladeKent Lookout1903Wisconsin North Woods2632014-07-05
15.IowaBlue Mounds1719Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains9342014-09-06
15.DaneBlue Mounds-East Summit1489Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1092014-09-06
17.MonroeSunny Benchmark1448Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains 2015-07-26
 Monroe or Dorset Ridge1440Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains60 
 Monroe or Monroe County North High Point1440Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains280 
17.La CrosseLa Crosse County High Point1400Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2752015-07-26
19.BarronBlue Hills1630Mississippi Headwaters 2016-01-23
20.BuffaloMontana Ridge1360Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains 2016-04-20
21.PortagePortage County High Point1320Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1602016-05-30
21.WaupacaWaupaca County High Point1220Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains02016-05-30
21.WausharaWaushara County High Point1300Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1302016-05-30
21.OutagamieOutagamie County High Point1010Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2302016-05-30
25.Saint CroixSaint Croix County High Point1320Mississippi Headwaters1802016-06-16
25.PiercePierce County High Point1280Mississippi Headwaters402016-06-16
27.ShawanoShawano County High Point1490Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains02016-08-27
28.Fond Du LacFond Du Lac County High Point1270Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2302016-09-10
28.WinnebagoWinnebago County High Point990Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains02016-09-10
30.RockMagnolia Bluff1080Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1782016-10-02
31.GreenGreen County High Point1180Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains402016-10-05
32.Green LakeGreen Lake County High Point1090Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains702016-10-14
33.VernonVernon County High Point1380Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains202017-01-18
34.MarquetteMarquette County High Point1320Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1902017-02-08
35.RichlandRichland County High Point1300Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains402017-03-14
 WalworthWalworth County High Point1162Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains162 
 CalumetCalumet County High Point1130Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains220 
 GrantGrant County High Point1240Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains60 
 WaukeshaLapham Hill1232Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains292 
 DodgeDodge County High Point1230Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains190 
 SheboyganParnell Lookout1312Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains272 
 PepinPepin County High Point1300Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains300 
 JeffersonJefferson County High Point1061Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains201 
 ManitowocManitowoc County High Point1047Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains147 
 KewauneeCherneyville Hill1020Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains250 
 BrownMorrison Benchmark1015Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains195 
 OzaukeeOzaukee County High Point980Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains120 
 RacineRacine County High Point952Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains142 
 DoorDoor County High Point860Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains10 
 MilwaukeeMilwaukee County High Point860Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains0 
 KenoshaKenosha County High Point990Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains190 
 DouglasSummit Lookout Tower1369Wisconsin North Woods299 
 TrempealeauTrempealeau County High Point1360Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains300 
 DunnDunnewa Benchmark1354Mississippi Headwaters294 
 Eau ClaireEau Claire County High Point1340Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains160 
 WashingtonNorth Holy Hill1332Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
 Washington or Holy Hill1330Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains440 
 Washington or Powder Hill1330Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains  
 CrawfordCrawford County High Point1320Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains180 
 LafayettePlatte Mounds1440Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains320 
 PolkFrederic Lookout Tower1420Mississippi Headwaters130 
 BurnettBurnett County High Point1470Mississippi Headwaters190 
 ChippewaFlambeau Ridge1530Mississippi Headwaters440 
 WashburnWashburn County High Point1510Wisconsin North Woods170 
 BayfieldMount Telemark1700Wisconsin North Woods210 
 MarinetteMarinette County High Point1660Wisconsin North Woods160 
 RuskRusk County High Point1750Mississippi Headwaters370 
 FlorenceFlorence County High Point1730Wisconsin North Woods160 
 VilasVilas County High Point1900Wisconsin North Woods270 
 AshlandMount Whittlesey1872Wisconsin North Woods322 
 IronPleasant Lake Lookout1870Wisconsin North Woods240 
 SawyerMeteor Hill1801Wisconsin North Woods491 
 OneidaOneida County High Point1800Wisconsin North Woods120 
 ForestSugarbush Hill1939Wisconsin North Woods349 

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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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