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Iowa County High Points

Showing Kevin Williamson's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (52 out of 99, or 52.53%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5) Prom-M Ascent Date
21.AdairAdair County High Point447Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
34.AdamsAdams County High Point408Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
34.AllamakeeAllamakee County High Point408Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
74.AppanooseAppanoose County High Point329Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
10.AudubonAudubon County High Point469Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
80.Black HawkBlack Hawk County High Point314Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
50.BooneBoone County High Point381Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-19
61.BremerBremer County High Point354Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-21
61.BuchananBuchanan County High Point354Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
9.Buena VistaBuena Vista County High Point470Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-19
65.ButlerButler County High Point351Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-13
45.CalhounCalhoun County High Point387Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
5.CarrollCarroll County High Point475Mississippi-Missouri River Plains97 
22.CassCass County High Point445Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
84.CedarCedar County High Point293Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-22
36.Cerro GordoCerro Gordo County High Point402Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
13.CherokeeCherokee County High Point463Mississippi-Missouri River Plains02003-05-19
36.ChickasawChickasaw County High Point402Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
56.ClarkeClarke County High Point373Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
19.ClayClay County High Point451Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
45.ClaytonClayton County High Point387Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-21
85.ClintonClinton County High Point287Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-22
5.CrawfordCrawford County High Point475Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
64.DallasDallas County High Point351Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
83.DavisDavis County High Point305Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
60.DecaturDecatur County High Point366Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
59.DelawareDelaware County High Point369Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-16
91.Des MoinesDes Moines County High Point256Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-12
4.DickinsonDickinson County High Point479Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
50.DubuqueDubuque County High Point381Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-21
97.MuscatineDurant Benchmark247Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2004-05-29
5.EmmetEmmet County High Point475Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
49.FayetteFayette County High Point384Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-21
58.FloydFloyd County High Point369Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
39.FranklinFranklin County High Point399Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-13
42.FremontFremont County High Point393Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
54.GreeneGreene County High Point375Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
65.GrundyGrundy County High Point351Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2001-11-28
17.GuthrieGuthrie County High Point457Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
48.HamiltonHamilton County High Point385Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
57.HardinHardin County High Point372Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-13
24.HarrisonHarrison County High Point439Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
 Harrison or Harrison County High Point #2439Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
 Harrison or Harrison County High Point #3439Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
1.OsceolaHawkeye Point509Sioux River Upland121996-06-30
98.HenryHenry County High Point244Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-12
25.HowardHoward County High Point430Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
53.HumboldtHumboldt County High Point378Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-19
10.IdaIda County High Point469Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
85.IowaIowa County High Point287Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-12
68.JacksonJackson County High Point347Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-21
77.JasperJasper County High Point317Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2001-11-27
95.JeffersonJefferson County High Point250Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
90.JohnsonJohnson County High Point274Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-22
73.JonesJones County High Point332Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-22
89.KeokukKeokuk County High Point277Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
36.KossuthKossuth County High Point402Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
99.LeeLee County High Point238Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-12
70.LinnLinn County High Point335Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-22
92.LouisaLouisa County High Point253Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-12
70.LucasLucas County High Point335Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
2.LyonLyon County High Point482Sioux River Upland 2003-05-19
47.MadisonMadison County High Point386Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
88.MahaskaMahaska County High Point277Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
82.MarionMarion County High Point308Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
65.MarshallMarshall County High Point351Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2001-11-27
33.MillsMills County High Point410Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
26.MitchellMitchell County High Point427Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
19.MononaMonona County High Point451Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
81.MonroeMonroe County High Point312Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
41.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point396Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
76.BentonNelson Benchmark320Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-16
2.O'BrienO'Brien County High Point482Sioux River Upland 2003-05-19
50.PagePage County High Point381Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
12.Palo AltoPalo Alto County High Point466Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
23.HancockPilot Knob442Mississippi-Missouri River Plains972003-05-20
13.PlymouthPlymouth County High Point463Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
27.PocahontasPocahontas County High Point421Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2002-05-19
77.PolkPolk County High Point317Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
29.PottawattamiePottawattamie County High Point415Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
 Pottawattamie or West Pottawattamie County High Point415Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
77.PoweshiekPoweshiek County High Point317Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2001-11-27
44.RinggoldRinggold County High Point390Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
5.SacSac County High Point475Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2004-06-01
92.ScottScott County High Point253Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
13.ShelbyShelby County High Point463Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
18.SiouxSioux County High Point454Sioux River Upland 2004-06-01
61.StoryStory County High Point354Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-19
74.TamaTama County High Point329Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-15
40.TaylorTaylor County High Point398Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
29.UnionUnion County High Point415Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
96.Van BurenVan Buren County High Point248Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
87.WapelloWapello County High Point283Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
70.WarrenWarren County High Point335Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
94.WashingtonWashington County High Point250Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-12
69.WayneWayne County High Point341Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
54.WebsterWebster County High Point375Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-19
28.WinnebagoWinnebago County High Point418Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
29.WinneshiekWinneshiek County High Point415Mississippi-Missouri River Plains  
13.WoodburyWoodbury County High Point463Mississippi-Missouri River Plains55 
32.WorthWorth County High Point411Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-20
42.WrightWright County High Point393Mississippi-Missouri River Plains 2003-05-13

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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 Iowa, 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 1998 by David Olson, limited review by Andy Martin.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for peaks provided by Tom Dunigan via the web site, and manually verified.


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