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Georgia County High Points

Showing Bob Schwab's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (125 out of 159, or 78.62%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.TownsBrasstown Bald4784Georgia Blue Ridge21081993-08-07
1.UnionBrasstown Bald4784Georgia Blue Ridge21081993-08-07
3.RabunRabun Bald4696South NC Blue Ridge Crest10162016-11-24
4.LumpkinBlood Mountain4440Georgia Blue Ridge14802015-02-08
5.WhiteTray Mountain4430Georgia Blue Ridge14812012-11-26
6.HabershamTray Mountain-Southeast Peak4400Georgia Blue Ridge02012-11-26
7.FanninCowpen Mountain4151Georgia Blue Ridge15512012-11-25
8.GilmerBig Bald Mountain4075Georgia Blue Ridge1755 
9.MurrayBald Mountain4005Georgia Blue Ridge8852012-11-25
10.DawsonBlack Mountain3600Georgia Blue Ridge400 
11.PickensMount Oglethorpe3288Georgia Blue Ridge12482012-11-25
12.WalkerLookout Mountain-High Point2392Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1532 
13.CherokeePine Log Mountain2331Far South Appalachian Ridges1151 
14.DadeCarmel Benchmark2231Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus50Unknown
15.HallWalker Mountain-South Slope2200Georgia Blue Ridge0 
16.BartowBear Mountain-Southwest Ridge2060Far South Appalachian Ridges0 
17.ForsythSawnee Mountain1960Far South Appalachian Ridges780Unknown
18.ChattoogaChattooga County High Point1952Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus91 
19.WhitfieldMill Creek Mountain1864Far South Appalachian Ridges8242015-02-07
20.FloydJohns Mountain1860Far South Appalachian Ridges224 
21.CobbKennesaw Mountain1808Far South Appalachian Ridges708Unknown
22.GordonHorn Mountain-Gordon County High Point1780Far South Appalachian Ridges0 
23.StephensCurrahee Mountain1740Georgia Piedmont600Unknown
24.DeKalbStone Mountain1680Georgia Piedmont660Unknown
24.PolkShorty Mountain WNW1680Far South Appalachian Ridges0 
26.HaralsonReeds Mountain1560Far South Appalachian Ridges4202011-12-25
26.BanksBanks County High Point1560Georgia Piedmont20Unknown
28.CarrollBlackjack Mountain1545Far South Appalachian Ridges425 
29.CatoosaTaylor Ridge-Bryan Benchmark1427Far South Appalachian Ridges2052015-02-07
30.PauldingYork Benchmark1400Far South Appalachian Ridges1602011-12-25
31.HarrisDowdell Knob1395Georgia Piedmont495Unknown
32.HeardHeard County High Point1365Far South Appalachian Ridges252011-12-25
33.DouglasAndy Mountain1340Far South Appalachian Ridges200Unknown
33.MeriwetherPine Mountain-East Summit1340Georgia Piedmont100Unknown
35.GwinnettGwinnett County High Point1286Georgia Piedmont86Unknown
36.UpsonDorster Mountain1280Georgia Piedmont440 
36.FultonFulton County High Point1280Far South Appalachian Ridges140Unknown
38.PikeIndian Grave Mountain1264Georgia Piedmont380 
39.TalbotTalbot County High Point1260Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
40.JacksonPrice Mountain1210Georgia Piedmont150Unknown
41.BarrowBarrow County High Point1080Georgia Piedmont75Unknown
42.WaltonAlcovy Mountain1070Georgia Piedmont290Unknown
43.CowetaCoweta County High Point1060Georgia Piedmont60Unknown
44.ClaytonClayton County High Point1050Georgia Piedmont10Unknown
45.LamarHog Mountain1020Georgia Piedmont240Unknown
46.SpaldingSpalding County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont140Unknown
46.FayetteFayette County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont20 
48.HenryHenry County High Point980Georgia Piedmont80Unknown
48.RockdaleRockdale County High Point980Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
48.FranklinFranklin County High Point980Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
51.NewtonCornish Mountain975Georgia Piedmont175Unknown
52.HartHart County High Point960Georgia Piedmont120Unknown
52.MadisonMadison County High Point960Georgia Piedmont80Unknown
54.TroupTroup County High Point940Georgia Piedmont602011-12-25
55.OconeeOconee County High Point900Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
56.LincolnGraves Mountain890Georgia Piedmont3602016-11-25 c
57.ClarkeClarke County High Point860Georgia Piedmont20Unknown
58.JasperJasper Lookout840Georgia Piedmont100Unknown
58.ElbertElbert County High Point840Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
60.OglethorpeOglethorpe County High Point820Georgia Piedmont60Unknown
60.ButtsButts County High Point820Georgia Piedmont20Unknown
60.MorganMorgan County High Point820Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
63.TaylorTaylor County High Point800Georgia Piedmont1222011-12-24
64.MonroeMonroe County High Point790Georgia Piedmont602012-11-27
64.MarionMarion County High Point790Georgia Piedmont02011-12-24
66.HancockHancock County High Point745Georgia Piedmont65 
67.GreeneGreene County High Point740Georgia Piedmont60Unknown
67.ChattahoocheeChattahoochee County High Point740Georgia Piedmont0 
69.CrawfordCrawford County High Point720Georgia Piedmont150Unknown
69.WilkesWilkes County High Point720Georgia Piedmont80Unknown
71.StewartStewart County High Point710Georgia Piedmont1502011-12-24
72.TaliaferroTaliaferro County High Point700Georgia Piedmont10 
73.JonesJones County High Point690Georgia Piedmont100Unknown
73.PutnamLaysen Benchmark690Georgia Piedmont100Unknown
73.MuscogeeMuscogee County High Point690Georgia Piedmont90Unknown
76.WebsterWebster County High Point660Georgia Piedmont702011-12-24
76.WarrenWarren County High Point660Georgia Piedmont0 
78.SchleySchley County High Point650Georgia Piedmont202011-12-24
79.BaldwinBaldwin County High Point630Georgia Piedmont60Unknown
80.TwiggsTwiggs County High Point620Georgia Piedmont110Unknown
81.BibbBibb County High Point610Georgia Piedmont170Unknown
82.McDuffieMcDuffie County High Point600Georgia Piedmont90Unknown
82.ColumbiaColumbia County High Point600Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
84.SumterSumter County High Point596Georgia Piedmont02011-12-24
85.WilkinsonWilkinson County High Point590Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
86.QuitmanQuitman County High Point580Georgia Piedmont1502011-12-23
86.RandolphRandolph County High Point580Georgia Piedmont70 
88.GlascockGlascock County High Point560Georgia Piedmont30 
88.PeachPeach County High Point560Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
90.HoustonHouston County High Point550Georgia Piedmont140Unknown
90.RichmondRichmond County High Point550Georgia Piedmont50 
90.WashingtonWashington County High Point550Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
93.MaconMacon County High Point540Georgia Piedmont402011-12-24
94.JeffersonJefferson County High Point520Georgia Piedmont20Unknown
95.ClayClay County High Point510Georgia Piedmont602011-12-23
96.TerrellTerrell County High Point500Georgia Piedmont10 
97.DoolyDooly County High Point490Georgia Piedmont100Unknown
98.CrispCrisp County High Point480Georgia Piedmont50Unknown
98.TurnerTurner County High Point480Georgia Piedmont40Unknown
100.BleckleyBleckley County High Point470Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
101.BurkeBurke County High Point469Georgia Piedmont29 
102.JohnsonJohnson County High Point450Georgia Piedmont50Unknown
102.WorthWorth County High Point450Georgia Piedmont402010-12-28
102.WilcoxWilcox County High Point450Georgia Piedmont20Unknown
105.LaurensLaurens County High Point430Georgia Piedmont20Unknown
106.DodgeDodge County High Point420Georgia Piedmont40Unknown
107.EmanuelEmanuel County High Point410Georgia Piedmont60Unknown
107.TiftTift County High Point410Georgia Piedmont20Unknown
107.ColquittColquitt County High Point410Georgia Piedmont102010-12-28
110.MitchellMitchell County High Point400Georgia Piedmont702010-12-28
110.IrwinIrwin County High Point400Georgia Piedmont402012-11-27
110.Ben HillBen Hill County High Point400Georgia Piedmont302012-11-27
113.PulaskiPulaski County High Point390Georgia Piedmont20Unknown
114.TreutlenTreutlen County High Point380Georgia Piedmont70Unknown
114.LeeLee County High Point380Georgia Piedmont0 
116.JenkinsJenkins County High Point360Georgia Piedmont70Unknown
116.TelfairTelfair County High Point360Georgia Piedmont40Unknown
116.GradyGrady County High Point360Georgia Piedmont302010-12-28
119.EarlyEarly County High Point350Georgia Piedmont70 
119.BerrienBerrien County High Point350Georgia Piedmont10Unknown
119.ThomasThomas County High Point350Georgia Piedmont02010-12-28
122.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point340Georgia Piedmont50Unknown
122.BullochBulloch County High Point340Georgia Piedmont30Unknown
122.CoffeeCoffee County High Point340Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
125.ScrevenScreven County High Point330Georgia Piedmont50Unknown
125.DoughertyDougherty County High Point330Georgia Piedmont40 
125.DecaturDecatur County High Point330Georgia Piedmont102011-12-23
128.CookCook County High Point320Georgia Piedmont02010-12-22
129.CandlerCandler County High Point310Georgia Piedmont20Unknown
129.WheelerWheeler County High Point310Georgia Piedmont10Unknown
131.Jeff DavisJeff Davis County High Point305Georgia Piedmont10Unknown
132.ToombsToombs County High Point300Georgia Piedmont10Unknown
132.AtkinsonAtkinson County High Point300Georgia Piedmont02012-11-28
132.CalhounCalhoun County High Point300Georgia Piedmont02011-12-23
135.BrooksBrooks County High Point290Georgia Piedmont402010-12-28
136.TattnallTattnall County High Point280Georgia Piedmont30Unknown
137.LowndesLowndes County High Point260Georgia Piedmont53Unknown
137.BaconBacon County High Point260Georgia Piedmont15Unknown
139.LanierLanier County High Point250Georgia Piedmont232012-11-28
139.BakerBaker County High Point250Georgia Piedmont202011-12-23
141.ApplingAppling County High Point240Georgia Piedmont0 
142.MillerMiller County High Point230Georgia Piedmont302011-12-23
142.EvansEvans County High Point230Georgia Piedmont10Unknown
144.ClinchClinch County High Point215Georgia Piedmont82012-11-28
145.SeminoleJakin Benchmark200Georgia Piedmont102011-12-23
146.WareWare County High Point190Georgia Piedmont23Unknown
147.WayneWayne County High Point185Georgia Piedmont3 
148.CharltonCharlton County High Point180Georgia Piedmont48Unknown
148.PiercePierce County High Point180Georgia Piedmont3 
148.LongLong County High Point180Georgia Piedmont0 
151.EcholsEchols County High Point175Georgia Piedmont0 
152.BryanBryan County High Point160Georgia Piedmont20 
153.BrantleyBrantley County High Point150Georgia Piedmont18Unknown
154.LibertyLiberty County High Point140Georgia Piedmont0 
155.EffinghamEffingham County High Point137Georgia Piedmont7 
156.CamdenCamden County High Point80Georgia Piedmont23Unknown
157.McIntoshMcIntosh County High Point75Georgia Piedmont58Unknown
158.GlynnGlynn County High Point68Georgia Piedmont11Unknown
159.ChathamChatham County High Point50Georgia Piedmont38Unknown

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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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