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Nebraska County High Points

Showing Teresa Gergen's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (5 out of 93, or 5.38%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.KimballPanorama Point5426Inter-Platte High Plains262004-04-03
2.BannerBanner County High Point5340Inter-Platte High Plains 2004-04-03
2.SiouxKennedy Benchmark5255Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains  
2.Scotts BluffWildcat Hills4940Inter-Platte High Plains 2004-04-03
2.DawesDawes County High Point4820Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains 2004-04-03
2.CheyenneCheyenne County High Point4721Inter-Platte High Plains  
2.Box ButteBox Butte County High Point4630Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains 2004-04-03
2.MorrillMorrill County High Point4600Inter-Platte High Plains  
2.SheridanMorton Hill4300Sand Hills  
2.CherryHazel Benchmark4206Sand Hills  
2.GrantGrant County High Point4200Sand Hills  
2.GardenGarden County High Point4160Sand Hills  
2.ArthurArthur County High Point4080Sand Hills  
2.DeuelDeuel County High Point4060Inter-Platte High Plains  
2.KeithKeith County High Point3850Inter-Platte High Plains  
2.HookerHooker County High Point3800Sand Hills  
2.ChaseLamar Benchmark3742West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.McPhersonMoore Benchmark3729Sand Hills  
2.DundyDundy County High Point3680West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.PerkinsPerkins County High Point3645West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.ThomasThomas County High Point3440Sand Hills  
2.HayesHayes County High Point3420West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.LincolnLincoln County High Point3410West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.LoganBirnbaum Benchmark3280Sand Hills  
2.HitchcockPowell Benchmark3230West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.CusterHughes Benchmark3146Sand Hills  
2.FrontierFrontier County High Point3140West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.DawsonDawson County High Point2980West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.BrownBrown County High Point2960Sand Hills  
2.BlaineBlaine County High Point2940Sand Hills  
2.Red WillowRed Willow County High Point2930West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.GosperGosper County High Point2760West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.LoupLoup County High Point2730Sand Hills  
2.RockRock County High Point2710Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.Keya PahaKeya Paha County High Point2660Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains  
2.ValleyValley County High Point2583Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.HoltHolt County High Point2560Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.FurnasFurnas County High Point2550West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
2.GarfieldGarfield County High Point2540Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.PhelpsPhelps County High Point2530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.BuffaloBuffalo County High Point2510Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.ShermanSherman County High Point2450Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.HarlanHarlan County High Point2380East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.GreeleyGreeley County High Point2370Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.WheelerWheeler County High Point2300Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.FranklinFranklin County High Point2280East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.KearneyKearney County High Point2280East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.BoydBoyd County High Point2206Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains  
2.BooneBoone County High Point2200Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.AntelopeAntelope County High Point2170Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.HowardHoward County High Point2170Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.AdamsAdams County High Point2120East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.HallHall County High Point2120Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.WebsterWebster County High Point2110East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.NanceNance County High Point2040Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.MerrickMerrick County High Point2000Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.MadisonMadison County High Point1970Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.KnoxKnox County High Point1930Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.NuckollsNuckolls County High Point1930East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.CedarCedar County High Point1920Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.HamiltonHamilton County High Point1920East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.PiercePierce County High Point1910Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.PlattePlatte County High Point1910Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.ClayClay County High Point1905East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.WayneWayne County High Point1900Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.StantonStanton County High Point1860Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.PolkPolk County High Point1780East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.YorkYork County High Point1780East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.FillmoreFillmore County High Point1740East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.ColfaxColfax County High Point1730Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.ThayerThayer County High Point1700East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.ButlerButler County High Point1695East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.CumingCuming County High Point1690Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.SalineSaline County High Point1660East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.DixonDixon County High Point1640Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.SaundersSaunders County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.SewardSeward County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.JeffersonJefferson County High Point1610East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.DodgeDodge County High Point1590Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.ThurstonThurston County High Point1550Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.GageGage County High Point1540East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.PawneePawnee County High Point1530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.DakotaDakota County High Point1520Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.LancasterLancaster County High Point1520East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.JohnsonJohnson County High Point1490East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.OtoeOtoe County High Point1450East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.BurtBurt County High Point1430Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.WashingtonWashington County High Point1385Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.CassCass County High Point1370East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.DouglasDouglas County High Point1320Northeast Nebraska Plains  
2.NemahaNemaha County High Point1310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.RichardsonRichardson County High Point1310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
2.SarpySarpy County High Point1300Northeast Nebraska 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 Nebraska, 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 1994 by David Olson, Andy Martin, and Carl Mills.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for peaks provided by Tom Dunigan via the web site, and manually verified.


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