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Kansas County High Points

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5) Prom-M Ascent Date
1.WallaceMount Sunflower1231West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains6 
2.ShermanSherman County High Point1219West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
3.GreeleyGreeley County High Point1204West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
4.HamiltonHamilton County High Point1170West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
5.CheyenneCheyenne County High Point1161West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0 
6.StantonStanton County High Point1131Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area6 
7.MortonMorton County High Point1125Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area  
8.WichitaWichita County High Point1068West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
9.ThomasThomas County High Point1061West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains3 
9.LoganLogan County High Point1061West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains1 
11.KearnyKearny County High Point1047West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
12.RawlinsRawlins County High Point1044West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains1 
13.StevensStevens County High Point1017Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area9 
14.GrantGrant County High Point981Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area  
15.ScottScott County High Point967West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
16.HaskellHaskell County High Point942Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area7 
17.FinneyFinney County High Point940West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
18.GoveGove County High Point924West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
19.SheridanSheridan County High Point914West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
20.SewardSeward County High Point913Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area10 
21.DecaturDecatur County High Point905West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains9 
22.LaneLane County High Point898West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains3 
23.GrayGray County High Point878West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains1 
24.MeadeMeade County High Point861Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area  
25.FordFord County High Point838Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area  
26.NessNess County High Point818West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
27.HodgemanHodgeman County High Point814West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
28.GrahamGraham County High Point805East Kansas-Nebraska Plains3 
29.NortonNorton County High Point797West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
30.TregoTrego County High Point796East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
31.ClarkClark County High Point792Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area6 
32.KiowaKiowa County High Point747Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa3 
33.EllisEllis County High Point719East Kansas-Nebraska Plains15 
33.EdwardsEdwards County High Point719West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
35.RushRush County High Point710East Kansas-Nebraska Plains9 
36.PhillipsPhillips County High Point707East Kansas-Nebraska Plains9 
36.PawneePawnee County High Point707West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains3 
38.RooksRooks County High Point704East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
39.ComancheComanche County High Point683Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa  
40.SmithSmith County High Point664East Kansas-Nebraska Plains12 
41.BartonBarton County High Point649East Kansas-Nebraska Plains27 
42.PrattPratt County High Point646Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa  
43.StaffordStafford County High Point637Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa9 
44.OsborneOsborne County High Point634East Kansas-Nebraska Plains5 
45.RussellRussell County High Point628East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
46.BarberBarber County High Point622Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa6 
47.JewellJewell County High Point600East Kansas-Nebraska Plains9 
48.EllsworthEllsworth County High Point591East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
49.MitchellMitchell County High Point579East Kansas-Nebraska Plains67 
50.RiceRice County High Point565East Kansas-Nebraska Plains26 
51.KingmanKingman County High Point558Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa3 
51.RenoReno County High Point558Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa3 
51.LincolnLincoln County High Point558East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
54.HarperHarper County High Point530Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa  
55.CloudCloud County High Point518East Kansas-Nebraska Plains49 
56.McPhersonMcPherson County High Point515East Kansas-Nebraska Plains9 
56.RepublicRepublic County High Point515East Kansas-Nebraska Plains6 
58.ButlerButler County High Point512Flint Hills73 
59.GreenwoodGreenwood County High Point508Flint Hills20 
60.SalineSaline County High Point506East Kansas-Nebraska Plains15 
61.ChaseChase County High Point503Flint Hills18 
62.OttawaOttawa County High Point500East Kansas-Nebraska Plains46 
62.WashingtonWashington County High Point500East Kansas-Nebraska Plains18 
62.ElkElk County High Point500Flint Hills  
65.WabaunseeGun Barrel Hill West488Flint Hills49 
66.DickinsonDickinson County High Point485East Kansas-Nebraska Plains37 
66.MarionMarion County High Point485Flint Hills15 
68.CowleyCowley County High Point482Flint Hills7 
69.PottawatomiePottawatomie County High Point475East Kansas-Nebraska Plains79 
69.MorrisMorris County High Point475Flint Hills24 
69.HarveyHarvey County High Point475Flint Hills2 
72.GearyGeary County High Point472Flint Hills  
73.SedgwickSedgwick County High Point471Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa1 
74.LyonLyon County High Point466Flint Hills6 
74.MarshallMarshall County High Point466East Kansas-Nebraska Plains3 
76.RileyRiley County High Point463Flint Hills18 
77.ClayClay County High Point460East Kansas-Nebraska Plains33 
77.SumnerSumner County High Point460Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa6 
79.ChautauquaChautauqua County High Point433Flint Hills  
80.NemahaNemaha County High Point430East Kansas-Nebraska Plains19 
81.JacksonJackson County High Point424East Kansas-Nebraska Plains22 
82.BrownBrown County High Point405East Kansas-Nebraska Plains6 
83.OsageOsage County High Point396Flint Hills6 
84.ShawneeShawnee County High Point393Flint Hills3 
85.WoodsonWoodson County High Point381Osage-Missouri Plains18 
85.CoffeyCoffey County High Point381Osage-Missouri Plains  
87.AndersonAnderson County High Point372Osage-Missouri Plains51 
88.DoniphanDoniphan County High Point366East Kansas-Nebraska Plains52 
88.DouglasDouglas County High Point366Osage-Missouri Plains6 
90.JeffersonJefferson County High Point363East Kansas-Nebraska Plains22 
90.FranklinFranklin County High Point363Osage-Missouri Plains9 
92.AtchisonAtchison County High Point357East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
93.AllenAllen County High Point354Osage-Missouri Plains3 
93.LeavenworthLeavenworth County High Point354East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
95.MiamiMiami County High Point351Osage-Missouri Plains37 
96.WilsonWilson County High Point344Osage-Missouri Plains18 
96.JohnsonJohnson County High Point344Osage-Missouri Plains6 
98.LinnLinn County High Point341Osage-Missouri Plains3 
99.BourbonBourbon County High Point338Osage-Missouri Plains15 
100.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point335Osage-Missouri Plains27 
100.NeoshoNeosho County High Point335Osage-Missouri Plains  
102.CrawfordCrawford County High Point332Osage-Missouri Plains0 
103.WyandotteWyandotte County High Point323East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30 
104.LabetteLabette County High Point320Osage-Missouri Plains18 
105.CherokeeCherokee County High Point317Central Ozark Plateau  

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


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