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Tennessee County High Points

Showing Ben Lostracco's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (95 out of 95, or 100%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5) Prom-M Ascent Date
6.UnicoiBig Bald1681Bald Mountains7792007-06-12 f
8.GreeneGravel Knob1479Bald Mountains1012017-11-05
5.JohnsonSnake Mountain-North Peak1682Beech-Snake-Rich122017-11-11 b
60.MaconMacon County High Point335Central Cumberland Plateau432017-03-19 b
60.TrousdaleTrousdale County High Point335Central Cumberland Plateau1102017-03-19 a
63.SumnerSumner County High Point331Central Cumberland Plateau502015-03-12 b
69.RobertsonRobertson County High Point280Central Cumberland Plateau62015-03-12 a
1.SevierClingmans Dome2025Central Great Smoky Mountains13731996-08-01 a
22.GraingerClinch Mountain-Grainger County HP768Clinch Mountain Complex1462017-11-09 a
27.UnionSignal Point701Clinch Mountain Complex1712017-11-08 d
31.KnoxHouse Mountain634Clinch Mountain Complex3052016-01-05 b
2.CockeOld Black1942Eastern Great Smoky Mountains522007-06-05 b
11.JeffersonEnglish Mountain1106Eastern Great Smoky Mountains6992017-11-06 a
44.BradleyWhite Oak Mountain-Ooltewah Lookout456Far South Appalachian Ridges1872016-01-08
51.MeigsMcMinn Ridge395Far South Appalachian Ridges1212016-01-06 b
28.HamiltonLookout Mountain654Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1162008-09-24
10.PolkBig Frog Mountain1280Georgia Blue Ridge7562017-03-09 b
76.ChesterSand Mountain226Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee732015-03-03 b
77.CarrollMaple Creek Lookout213Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee552015-03-07 c
77.DecaturMount Carmel West213Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee552015-03-07 a
77.HendersonHenderson County High Point213Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee372015-03-03 c
80.HardemanHickory Benchmark210Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee272012-03-04 b
81.BentonRound Top207Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee362015-03-07 d
81.McNairyMount Peter207Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee372017-03-04 a
83.FayetteGordon Hill206Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee302012-03-04 a
84.MadisonMadison County High Point201Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee492012-03-05
85.HenryHenry County High Point198Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee552017-01-01 b
86.WeakleyWeakley County High Point183Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee212017-01-01 e
87.GibsonGibson County High Point174Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee182017-03-03 d
88.ObionObion County High Point168Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee552017-01-02 b
89.LauderdaleLauderdale County High Point158Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee552017-01-04 a
90.DyerDyer County High Point157Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee562017-01-03 a
91.HaywoodHaywood County High Point152Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee32012-03-04 c
92.CrockettCrockett County High Point146Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee182017-03-03 c
93.TiptonTipton County High Point137Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee302017-03-03 a
94.ShelbyShelby County High Point131Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee32012-03-03
95.LakeLake County High Point98Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee112017-01-02 f
9.SullivanHolston High Point1305NE Tennessee Ranges4882017-11-03 a
14.WashingtonPinnacle Mountain1073NE Tennessee Ranges4722017-11-03 e
21.HancockNewman Ridge799Powell Mountain-Wallen Ridge2872017-11-09 c
3.CarterRoan High Knob1916Roan-Unaka Mountains10622001-06-12 b
12.AndersonCross Mountain1077Southern Cumberland Mountains6382016-03-10 b
12.CampbellCross Mountain1077Southern Cumberland Mountains6382016-03-10 b
15.MorganBig Fodderstack1018Southern Cumberland Mountains2992017-03-21 a
16.ScottBurge Mountain994Southern Cumberland Mountains1162017-03-21 b
17.ClaiborneBryson Mountain975Southern Cumberland Mountains4752017-11-07
23.GrundyLockhart Lookout Tower726Southern Cumberland Plateau12017-03-08 c
24.MarionLockhart Lookout Tower-South Summit725Southern Cumberland Plateau02017-03-08 d
29.Van burenSmartt Mountain653Southern Cumberland Plateau802017-03-12 c
30.CannonShort Mountain638Southern Cumberland Plateau3052017-03-16 a
32.PutnamPutnam County High Point628Southern Cumberland Plateau02016-03-08 c
34.FranklinSewanee Benchmark621Southern Cumberland Plateau302017-03-08 b
36.OvertonHampton Mountain616Southern Cumberland Plateau372016-03-08 b
36.CoffeeCoffee County High Point616Southern Cumberland Plateau62017-03-13 b
38.WhiteWhite County High Point612Southern Cumberland Plateau452018-02-25 a
39.WarrenWarren County High Point604Southern Cumberland Plateau122017-03-12 e
41.FentressFentress County High Point570Southern Cumberland Plateau32018-02-26 a
42.PickettGolman Mountain544Southern Cumberland Plateau2032017-03-20 c
43.LincolnLincoln County High Point457Southern Cumberland Plateau182017-03-08 a
45.ClayPilot Knob427Southern Cumberland Plateau1402017-03-20 b
46.WilsonMount Defiance Southwest415Southern Cumberland Plateau1472017-03-17 a
47.RutherfordRutherford County High Point415Southern Cumberland Plateau432017-03-15
48.BedfordLocust Knob West408Southern Cumberland Plateau352017-03-14 a
49.DeKalbDekalb County High Point405Southern Cumberland Plateau342017-03-16 b
52.MarshallTwitty Knob East390Southern Cumberland Plateau362017-03-07 b
53.MooreChestnut Ridge384Southern Cumberland Plateau182017-03-07 c
54.WilliamsonWilliamson County High Point383Southern Cumberland Plateau1422015-03-11 a
55.SmithWalnut Knob380Southern Cumberland Plateau1492016-03-07 d
56.DavidsonDavidson County High Point354Southern Cumberland Plateau1282015-03-11 b
56.GilesFlanigan Hill354Southern Cumberland Plateau612017-03-06 e
56.MauryFlanigan Hill354Southern Cumberland Plateau612017-03-06 e
59.JacksonTick Ridge341Southern Cumberland Plateau182018-03-01 a
60.LawrenceLawrence County High Point335Southern Cumberland Plateau122017-03-06 d
64.WayneWayne County High Point329Southern Cumberland Plateau412017-03-05 c
65.LewisLewis County High Point323Southern Cumberland Plateau02018-02-23 b
66.HickmanBon Aqua Lookout Tower299Southern Cumberland Plateau182015-03-08 j
66.PerryPerry County High Point299Southern Cumberland Plateau182015-03-08 f
68.DicksonDickson County High Point293Southern Cumberland Plateau492015-03-09 c
70.CheathamSullivan Ridge West274Southern Cumberland Plateau792015-03-10 b
71.HumphreysDickhum Benchmark Area268Southern Cumberland Plateau02015-03-09 a
72.HoustonHouston County High Point262Southern Cumberland Plateau122016-12-31 a
73.HardinHardin County High Point256Southern Cumberland Plateau62017-03-04 c
74.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point246Southern Cumberland Plateau82016-12-30 c
75.StewartStewart County High Point232Southern Cumberland Plateau182016-12-31 b
7.MonroeHaw Knob1668Unicoi Mountains592016-01-07 l
26.McMinnStarr Mountain713Unicoi Mountains1402016-01-06 c
19.CumberlandHinch Mountain929Walden Ridge4842016-03-09 b
20.BledsoeHolloway Ridge817Walden Ridge732017-03-11 b
24.SequatchieSequatchie County High Point725Walden Ridge1342017-03-11 e
33.RheaWalden Ridge-Rhea County HP622Walden Ridge02017-03-11 c
35.RoaneMount Roosevelt621Walden Ridge1762016-03-09 e
18.HawkinsChimneytop-Southwest Peak950Walker Mountain Complex5302017-11-10 a
40.HamblenCrockett Ridge595Walker Mountain Complex2232016-12-29 b
4.BlountThunderhead Mountain1685Western Great Smoky Mountains3312007-06-01 f
50.LoudonAlexander Knob400Western Great Smoky Mountains1012016-01-06 a

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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 Tennessee, 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 1995 by Carl Mills, limited review by Andy Martin.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for points in the lowlands of the state provided by Tom Owen via the web site, and manually verified.


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