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Georgia County High Points

Showing William Musser's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (42 out of 159, or 26.42%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.DeKalbStone Mountain1680Georgia Piedmont6601977-08-12
2.TownsBrasstown Bald4784Georgia Blue Ridge21081980-08
2.UnionBrasstown Bald4784Georgia Blue Ridge21081980-08
4.BaldwinBaldwin County High Point630Georgia Piedmont602003-05
5.TiftTift County High Point410Georgia Piedmont202007-05-20
6.GwinnettGwinnett County High Point1286Georgia Piedmont862009-07-26
7.LumpkinBlood Mountain4440Georgia Blue Ridge14802009-07-27 a
8.CobbKennesaw Mountain1808Far South Appalachian Ridges7082011-02-25
9.ClaytonClayton County High Point1050Georgia Piedmont102011-02-25 z
10.GlynnGlynn County High Point68Georgia Piedmont112011-03-23
11.BibbBibb County High Point610Georgia Piedmont1702012-06-02 b
12.ButtsButts County High Point820Georgia Piedmont202012-06-02 c
13.BanksBanks County High Point1560Georgia Piedmont202012-06-03 a
14.RabunRabun Bald4696South NC Blue Ridge Crest10162012-06-03 b
15.FloydJohns Mountain1860Far South Appalachian Ridges2242012-10-20 b
16.DecaturDecatur County High Point330Georgia Piedmont102012-11-10 a
17.GradyGrady County High Point360Georgia Piedmont302012-11-10 b
18.ThomasThomas County High Point350Georgia Piedmont02012-11-10 c
19.RockdaleRockdale County High Point980Georgia Piedmont02012-11-14
20.CowetaCoweta County High Point1060Georgia Piedmont602012-11-16 b
21.DouglasAndy Mountain1340Far South Appalachian Ridges2002012-11-16 c
22.SpaldingSpalding County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont1402012-11-17 a
23.HenryHenry County High Point980Georgia Piedmont802012-11-17 b
24.BrooksBrooks County High Point290Georgia Piedmont402013-01-01 a
25.WilcoxWilcox County High Point450Georgia Piedmont202013-01-01 b
26.CrispCrisp County High Point480Georgia Piedmont502013-01-01 c
27.CamdenCamden County High Point80Georgia Piedmont232013-01-05 c
28.TalbotTalbot County High Point1260Georgia Piedmont02013-12-27 a
29.HarrisDowdell Knob1395Georgia Piedmont4952013-12-27 b
30.MeriwetherPine Mountain-East Summit1340Georgia Piedmont1002013-12-28 c
31.HeardHeard County High Point1365Far South Appalachian Ridges252014-12-01 a
32.CarrollBlackjack Mountain1545Far South Appalachian Ridges4252014-12-01 c
33.TroupTroup County High Point940Georgia Piedmont602014-12-29 a
34.MuscogeeMuscogee County High Point690Georgia Piedmont902015-04-08 g
35.PauldingYork Benchmark1400Far South Appalachian Ridges1602015-04-09 a
36.FultonFulton County High Point1280Far South Appalachian Ridges1402015-07-26 h
37.NewtonCornish Mountain975Georgia Piedmont1752015-07-28 b
38.WaltonAlcovy Mountain1070Georgia Piedmont2902015-07-28 c
39.ChathamChatham County High Point50Georgia Piedmont382016-01-31
40.FanninCowpen Mountain4151Georgia Blue Ridge15512016-06-04 a
41.MurrayBald Mountain4005Georgia Blue Ridge8852016-06-04 b
42.ForsythSawnee Mountain1960Far South Appalachian Ridges7802017-01-04 a
 WhiteTray Mountain4430Georgia Blue Ridge1481 
 HabershamTray Mountain-Southeast Peak4400Georgia Blue Ridge0 
 GilmerBig Bald Mountain4075Georgia Blue Ridge1755 
 DawsonBlack Mountain3600Georgia Blue Ridge400 
 PickensMount Oglethorpe3288Georgia Blue Ridge1248 
 WalkerLookout Mountain-High Point2392Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1532 
 CherokeePine Log Mountain2331Far South Appalachian Ridges1151 
 DadeCarmel Benchmark2231Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus50 
 HallWalker Mountain-South Slope2200Georgia Blue Ridge0 
 BartowBear Mountain-Southwest Ridge2060Far South Appalachian Ridges0 
 ChattoogaChattooga County High Point1952Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus91 
 WhitfieldMill Creek Mountain1864Far South Appalachian Ridges824 
 GordonHorn Mountain-Gordon County High Point1780Far South Appalachian Ridges0 
 StephensCurrahee Mountain1740Georgia Piedmont600 
 PolkShorty Mountain WNW1680Far South Appalachian Ridges0 
 HaralsonReeds Mountain1560Far South Appalachian Ridges420 
 CatoosaTaylor Ridge-Bryan Benchmark1427Far South Appalachian Ridges205 
 UpsonDorster Mountain1280Georgia Piedmont440 
 PikeIndian Grave Mountain1264Georgia Piedmont380 
 JacksonPrice Mountain1210Georgia Piedmont150 
 BarrowBarrow County High Point1080Georgia Piedmont75 
 LamarHog Mountain1020Georgia Piedmont240 
 FayetteFayette County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont20 
 FranklinFranklin County High Point980Georgia Piedmont0 
 HartHart County High Point960Georgia Piedmont120 
 MadisonMadison County High Point960Georgia Piedmont80 
 OconeeOconee County High Point900Georgia Piedmont0 
 LincolnGraves Mountain890Georgia Piedmont360 
 ClarkeClarke County High Point860Georgia Piedmont20 
 ElbertElbert County High Point840Georgia Piedmont0 
 JasperJasper Lookout840Georgia Piedmont100 
 MorganMorgan County High Point820Georgia Piedmont0 
 OglethorpeOglethorpe County High Point820Georgia Piedmont60 
 TaylorTaylor County High Point800Georgia Piedmont122 
 MarionMarion County High Point790Georgia Piedmont0 
 MonroeMonroe County High Point790Georgia Piedmont60 
 HancockHancock County High Point745Georgia Piedmont65 
 ChattahoocheeChattahoochee County High Point740Georgia Piedmont0 
 GreeneGreene County High Point740Georgia Piedmont60 
 CrawfordCrawford County High Point720Georgia Piedmont150 
 WilkesWilkes County High Point720Georgia Piedmont80 
 StewartStewart County High Point710Georgia Piedmont150 
 TaliaferroTaliaferro County High Point700Georgia Piedmont10 
 JonesJones County High Point690Georgia Piedmont100 
 PutnamLaysen Benchmark690Georgia Piedmont100 
 WarrenWarren County High Point660Georgia Piedmont0 
 WebsterWebster County High Point660Georgia Piedmont70 
 SchleySchley County High Point650Georgia Piedmont20 
 TwiggsTwiggs County High Point620Georgia Piedmont110 
 ColumbiaColumbia County High Point600Georgia Piedmont0 
 McDuffieMcDuffie County High Point600Georgia Piedmont90 
 SumterSumter County High Point596Georgia Piedmont0 
 WilkinsonWilkinson County High Point590Georgia Piedmont0 
 QuitmanQuitman County High Point580Georgia Piedmont150 
 RandolphRandolph County High Point580Georgia Piedmont70 
 GlascockGlascock County High Point560Georgia Piedmont30 
 PeachPeach County High Point560Georgia Piedmont0 
 HoustonHouston County High Point550Georgia Piedmont140 
 RichmondRichmond County High Point550Georgia Piedmont50 
 WashingtonWashington County High Point550Georgia Piedmont0 
 MaconMacon County High Point540Georgia Piedmont40 
 JeffersonJefferson County High Point520Georgia Piedmont20 
 ClayClay County High Point510Georgia Piedmont60 
 TerrellTerrell County High Point500Georgia Piedmont10 
 DoolyDooly County High Point490Georgia Piedmont100 
 TurnerTurner County High Point480Georgia Piedmont40 
 BleckleyBleckley County High Point470Georgia Piedmont0 
 BurkeBurke County High Point469Georgia Piedmont29 
 JohnsonJohnson County High Point450Georgia Piedmont50 
 WorthWorth County High Point450Georgia Piedmont40 
 LaurensLaurens County High Point430Georgia Piedmont20 
 DodgeDodge County High Point420Georgia Piedmont40 
 ColquittColquitt County High Point410Georgia Piedmont10 
 EmanuelEmanuel County High Point410Georgia Piedmont60 
 Ben HillBen Hill County High Point400Georgia Piedmont30 
 IrwinIrwin County High Point400Georgia Piedmont40 
 MitchellMitchell County High Point400Georgia Piedmont70 
 PulaskiPulaski County High Point390Georgia Piedmont20 
 LeeLee County High Point380Georgia Piedmont0 
 TreutlenTreutlen County High Point380Georgia Piedmont70 
 JenkinsJenkins County High Point360Georgia Piedmont70 
 TelfairTelfair County High Point360Georgia Piedmont40 
 BerrienBerrien County High Point350Georgia Piedmont10 
 EarlyEarly County High Point350Georgia Piedmont70 
 BullochBulloch County High Point340Georgia Piedmont30 
 CoffeeCoffee County High Point340Georgia Piedmont0 
 MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point340Georgia Piedmont50 
 DoughertyDougherty County High Point330Georgia Piedmont40 
 ScrevenScreven County High Point330Georgia Piedmont50 
 CookCook County High Point320Georgia Piedmont0 
 CandlerCandler County High Point310Georgia Piedmont20 
 WheelerWheeler County High Point310Georgia Piedmont10 
 Jeff DavisJeff Davis County High Point305Georgia Piedmont10 
 AtkinsonAtkinson County High Point300Georgia Piedmont0 
 CalhounCalhoun County High Point300Georgia Piedmont0 
 ToombsToombs County High Point300Georgia Piedmont10 
 TattnallTattnall County High Point280Georgia Piedmont30 
 BaconBacon County High Point260Georgia Piedmont15 
 LowndesLowndes County High Point260Georgia Piedmont53 
 BakerBaker County High Point250Georgia Piedmont20 
 LanierLanier County High Point250Georgia Piedmont23 
 ApplingAppling County High Point240Georgia Piedmont0 
 EvansEvans County High Point230Georgia Piedmont10 
 MillerMiller County High Point230Georgia Piedmont30 
 ClinchClinch County High Point215Georgia Piedmont8 
 SeminoleJakin Benchmark200Georgia Piedmont10 
 WareWare County High Point190Georgia Piedmont23 
 WayneWayne County High Point185Georgia Piedmont3 
 CharltonCharlton County High Point180Georgia Piedmont48 
 LongLong County High Point180Georgia Piedmont0 
 PiercePierce County High Point180Georgia Piedmont3 
 EcholsEchols County High Point175Georgia Piedmont0 
 BryanBryan County High Point160Georgia Piedmont20 
 BrantleyBrantley County High Point150Georgia Piedmont18 
 LibertyLiberty County High Point140Georgia Piedmont0 
 EffinghamEffingham County High Point137Georgia Piedmont7 
 McIntoshMcIntosh County High Point75Georgia Piedmont58 

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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 Georgia, 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 and Andy Martin, reviewed by Fred Lobdell.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for some points on this list provided by Michael Schwartz via the web site, and manually verified.


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