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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
40.PhelpsPhelps County High Point2530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
43.HarlanHarlan County High Point2380East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
46.FranklinFranklin County High Point2280East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
46.KearneyKearney County High Point2280East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
52.AdamsAdams County High Point2120East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
54.WebsterWebster County High Point2110East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
58.NuckollsNuckolls County High Point1930East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
60.HamiltonHamilton County High Point1920East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
64.ClayClay County High Point1905East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
67.PolkPolk County High Point1780East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
67.YorkYork County High Point1780East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
69.FillmoreFillmore County High Point1740East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
71.ThayerThayer County High Point1700East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
72.ButlerButler County High Point1695East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
74.SalineSaline County High Point1660East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
75.SaundersSaunders County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
75.SewardSeward County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
78.JeffersonJefferson County High Point1610East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
81.GageGage County High Point1540East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
82.PawneePawnee County High Point1530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
83.LancasterLancaster County High Point1520East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
85.JohnsonJohnson County High Point1490East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
86.OtoeOtoe County High Point1450East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
89.CassCass County High Point1370East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
91.NemahaNemaha County High Point1310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
91.RichardsonRichardson County High Point1310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains  
1.KimballPanorama Point5426Inter-Platte High Plains262004-04-03
2.BannerBanner County High Point5340Inter-Platte High Plains 2004-04-03
4.Scotts BluffWildcat Hills4940Inter-Platte High Plains 2004-04-03
6.CheyenneCheyenne County High Point4721Inter-Platte High Plains  
8.MorrillMorrill County High Point4600Inter-Platte High Plains  
14.DeuelDeuel County High Point4060Inter-Platte High Plains  
15.KeithKeith County High Point3850Inter-Platte High Plains  
5.DawesDawes County High Point4820Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains 2004-04-03
35.Keya PahaKeya Paha County High Point2660Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains  
48.BoydBoyd County High Point2206Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains  
34.RockRock County High Point2710Northeast Nebraska Plains  
36.ValleyValley County High Point2583Northeast Nebraska Plains  
37.HoltHolt County High Point2560Northeast Nebraska Plains  
39.GarfieldGarfield County High Point2540Northeast Nebraska Plains  
41.BuffaloBuffalo County High Point2510Northeast Nebraska Plains  
42.ShermanSherman County High Point2450Northeast Nebraska Plains  
44.GreeleyGreeley County High Point2370Northeast Nebraska Plains  
45.WheelerWheeler County High Point2300Northeast Nebraska Plains  
49.BooneBoone County High Point2200Northeast Nebraska Plains  
50.AntelopeAntelope County High Point2170Northeast Nebraska Plains  
50.HowardHoward County High Point2170Northeast Nebraska Plains  
52.HallHall County High Point2120Northeast Nebraska Plains  
55.NanceNance County High Point2040Northeast Nebraska Plains  
56.MerrickMerrick County High Point2000Northeast Nebraska Plains  
57.MadisonMadison County High Point1970Northeast Nebraska Plains  
58.KnoxKnox County High Point1930Northeast Nebraska Plains  
60.CedarCedar County High Point1920Northeast Nebraska Plains  
62.PiercePierce County High Point1910Northeast Nebraska Plains  
62.PlattePlatte County High Point1910Northeast Nebraska Plains  
65.WayneWayne County High Point1900Northeast Nebraska Plains  
66.StantonStanton County High Point1860Northeast Nebraska Plains  
70.ColfaxColfax County High Point1730Northeast Nebraska Plains  
73.CumingCuming County High Point1690Northeast Nebraska Plains  
75.DixonDixon County High Point1640Northeast Nebraska Plains  
79.DodgeDodge County High Point1590Northeast Nebraska Plains  
80.ThurstonThurston County High Point1550Northeast Nebraska Plains  
83.DakotaDakota County High Point1520Northeast Nebraska Plains  
87.BurtBurt County High Point1430Northeast Nebraska Plains  
88.WashingtonWashington County High Point1385Northeast Nebraska Plains  
90.DouglasDouglas County High Point1320Northeast Nebraska Plains  
93.SarpySarpy County High Point1300Northeast Nebraska Plains  
9.SheridanMorton Hill4300Sand Hills  
10.CherryHazel Benchmark4206Sand Hills  
11.GrantGrant County High Point4200Sand Hills  
12.GardenGarden County High Point4160Sand Hills  
13.ArthurArthur County High Point4080Sand Hills  
16.HookerHooker County High Point3800Sand Hills  
18.McPhersonMoore Benchmark3729Sand Hills  
21.ThomasThomas County High Point3440Sand Hills  
24.LoganBirnbaum Benchmark3280Sand Hills  
26.CusterHughes Benchmark3146Sand Hills  
29.BrownBrown County High Point2960Sand Hills  
30.BlaineBlaine County High Point2940Sand Hills  
33.LoupLoup County High Point2730Sand Hills  
17.ChaseLamar Benchmark3742West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
19.DundyDundy County High Point3680West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
20.PerkinsPerkins County High Point3645West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
22.HayesHayes County High Point3420West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
23.LincolnLincoln County High Point3410West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
25.HitchcockPowell Benchmark3230West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
27.FrontierFrontier County High Point3140West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
28.DawsonDawson County High Point2980West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
31.Red WillowRed Willow County High Point2930West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
32.GosperGosper County High Point2760West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
38.FurnasFurnas County High Point2550West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains  
3.SiouxKennedy Benchmark5255Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains  
7.Box ButteBox Butte County High Point4630Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains 2004-04-03

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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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