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Wisconsin County High Points

Showing Doug Urban's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (72 out of 72, or 100%)

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.PriceTimms Hill1951Wisconsin North Woods4252007-07-28 a
5.TaylorTaylor County High Point1840Wisconsin North Woods1602007-07-28 b
6.ClarkClark County High Point1480Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains102007-07-28 c
7.LincolnLookout Mountain1920Wisconsin North Woods3202012-10-02
8.JuneauJohnson Hill1380Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2002012-10-07
9.AdamsFriendship Mound1290Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains3302012-10-11 a
10.SaukSauk Point Benchmark1593Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains6212012-10-11 b
11.ColumbiaSouth Range1480Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1952012-10-11 c
12.MenomineeMenominee County High Point1420Wisconsin North Woods02014-05-25 a
13.OcontoOconto County High Point1781Wisconsin North Woods812014-05-25 b
14.LangladeKent Lookout1903Wisconsin North Woods2632014-07-05
15.IowaBlue Mounds1719Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains9342014-09-06 a
16.DaneBlue Mounds-East Summit1489Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1092014-09-06 b
17.La CrosseLa Crosse County High Point1400Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2752015-07-26 a
18.MonroeSunny Benchmark1448Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains 2015-07-26 b
 Monroe or Dorset Ridge1440Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains60 
 Monroe or Monroe County North High Point1440Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains280 
19.BarronBlue Hills1630Mississippi Headwaters 2016-01-23
20.BuffaloMontana Ridge1360Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains3392016-04-20
21.PortagePortage County High Point1320Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1602016-05-30 a
22.WausharaWaushara County High Point1300Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1302016-05-30 b
23.WaupacaWaupaca County High Point1220Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains02016-05-30 c
24.OutagamieOutagamie County High Point1010Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2302016-05-30 d
25.Saint CroixSaint Croix County High Point1320Mississippi Headwaters1802016-06-16 a
26.PiercePierce County High Point1280Mississippi Headwaters402016-06-16 b
27.ShawanoShawano County High Point1490Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains02016-08-27
28.WinnebagoWinnebago County High Point990Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains02016-09-10 a
29.Fond Du LacFond Du Lac County High Point1270Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2302016-09-10 b
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
36.WalworthWalworth County High Point1162Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1622017-04-03
37.Eau ClaireEau Claire County High Point1340Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1602017-04-14
38.OneidaOneida County High Point1800Wisconsin North Woods1202017-04-22 a
39.ForestSugarbush Hill1939Wisconsin North Woods3492017-04-22 b
40.MarinetteMarinette County High Point1660Wisconsin North Woods1602017-04-23 a
41.FlorenceFlorence County High Point1730Wisconsin North Woods1602017-04-23 b
42.VilasVilas County High Point1900Wisconsin North Woods2702017-04-23 c
43.SheboyganParnell Lookout1312Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2722017-05-20 a
44.ManitowocManitowoc County High Point1047Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1472017-05-20 b
45.CalumetCalumet County High Point1130Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2202017-05-20 c
46.BrownMorrison Benchmark1015Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1952017-05-20 d
47.KewauneeCherneyville Hill1020Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2502017-05-20 e
48.DoorDoor County High Point860Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains102017-05-20 f
49.MilwaukeeMilwaukee County High Point860Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains02017-05-28 a
50.RacineRacine County High Point952Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1422017-05-28 b
51.WaukeshaLapham Hill1232Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2922017-05-28 c
52.TrempealeauTrempealeau County High Point1360Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains3002017-06-10 a
53.PepinPepin County High Point1300Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains3002017-06-10 b
54.DunnDunnewa Benchmark1354Mississippi Headwaters2942017-06-10 c
55.ChippewaFlambeau Ridge1530Mississippi Headwaters4402017-06-10 d
56.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1320Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1802017-07-02 a
57.GrantGrant County High Point1240Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains602017-07-02 b
58.LafayettePlatte Mounds1440Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains3202017-07-03
59.JeffersonJefferson County High Point1061Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains2012017-07-22 a
60.DodgeDodge County High Point1230Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1902017-07-22 c
61.RuskRusk County High Point1750Mississippi Headwaters3702017-09-03
62.SawyerMeteor Hill1801Wisconsin North Woods4912017-09-04 a
63.WashburnWashburn County High Point1510Wisconsin North Woods1702017-09-04 b
64.BurnettBurnett County High Point1470Mississippi Headwaters1902017-09-04 c
65.AshlandMount Whittlesey1872Wisconsin North Woods3222017-09-07 a
66.IronPleasant Lake Lookout1870Wisconsin North Woods2402017-09-07 b
67.OzaukeeOzaukee County High Point980Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1202017-09-17 a
68.KenoshaKenosha County High Point990Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1902017-09-17 b
69.WashingtonNorth Holy Hill1332Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains1112017-10-06
 Washington or Holy Hill1330Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains4402017-07-22 b
 Washington or Powder Hill1330Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains183 
70.PolkFrederic Lookout Tower1420Mississippi Headwaters1302017-10-14 a
71.DouglasSummit Lookout Tower1369Wisconsin North Woods2992017-10-14 b
72.BayfieldMount Telemark1700Wisconsin North Woods2102017-10-14 c

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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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