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Georgia County High Points

Showing Bob Schwab's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (120 out of 159, or 75.47%)

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 Crest1016 
4.LumpkinBlood Mountain4440Georgia Blue Ridge1480 
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 Plateaus Unknown
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 Plateaus  
19.WhitfieldMill Creek Mountain1864Far South Appalachian Ridges824 
20.FloydJohns Mountain1860Far South Appalachian Ridges  
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 Ridges 2011-12-25
26.BanksBanks County High Point1560Georgia Piedmont Unknown
28.CarrollBlackjack Mountain1545Far South Appalachian Ridges  
29.CatoosaTaylor Ridge-Bryan Benchmark1427Far South Appalachian Ridges  
30.PauldingYork Benchmark1400Far South Appalachian Ridges 2011-12-25
31.HarrisDowdell Knob1395Georgia Piedmont495Unknown
32.HeardHeard County High Point1365Far South Appalachian Ridges 2011-12-25
33.DouglasAndy Mountain1340Far South Appalachian Ridges Unknown
33.MeriwetherPine Mountain-East Summit1340Georgia Piedmont Unknown
35.GwinnettGwinnett County High Point1286Georgia Piedmont Unknown
36.UpsonDorster Mountain1280Georgia Piedmont  
36.FultonFulton County High Point1280Far South Appalachian Ridges Unknown
38.PikeIndian Grave Mountain1264Georgia Piedmont  
39.TalbotTalbot County High Point1260Georgia Piedmont Unknown
40.JacksonPrice Mountain1210Georgia Piedmont Unknown
41.BarrowBarrow County High Point1080Georgia Piedmont Unknown
42.WaltonAlcovy Mountain1070Georgia Piedmont Unknown
43.CowetaCoweta County High Point1060Georgia Piedmont Unknown
44.ClaytonClayton County High Point1050Georgia Piedmont Unknown
45.LamarHog Mountain1020Georgia Piedmont Unknown
46.SpaldingSpalding County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont Unknown
46.FayetteFayette County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont  
48.HenryHenry County High Point980Georgia Piedmont Unknown
48.FranklinFranklin County High Point980Georgia Piedmont Unknown
48.RockdaleRockdale County High Point980Georgia Piedmont Unknown
51.NewtonCornish Mountain975Georgia Piedmont Unknown
52.MadisonMadison County High Point960Georgia Piedmont Unknown
52.HartHart County High Point960Georgia Piedmont Unknown
54.TroupTroup County High Point940Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-25
55.OconeeOconee County High Point900Georgia Piedmont Unknown
56.LincolnGraves Mountain890Georgia Piedmont  
57.ClarkeClarke County High Point860Georgia Piedmont Unknown
58.ElbertElbert County High Point840Georgia Piedmont Unknown
58.JasperJasper Lookout840Georgia Piedmont Unknown
60.OglethorpeOglethorpe County High Point820Georgia Piedmont Unknown
60.MorganMorgan County High Point820Georgia Piedmont Unknown
60.ButtsButts County High Point820Georgia Piedmont Unknown
63.TaylorTaylor County High Point800Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-24
64.MonroeMonroe County High Point790Georgia Piedmont 2012-11-27
64.MarionMarion County High Point790Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-24
66.HancockHancock County High Point745Georgia Piedmont  
67.GreeneGreene County High Point740Georgia Piedmont Unknown
67.ChattahoocheeChattahoochee County High Point740Georgia Piedmont  
69.CrawfordCrawford County High Point720Georgia Piedmont Unknown
69.WilkesWilkes County High Point720Georgia Piedmont Unknown
71.StewartStewart County High Point710Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-24
72.TaliaferroTaliaferro County High Point700Georgia Piedmont  
73.PutnamLaysen Benchmark690Georgia Piedmont Unknown
73.MuscogeeMuscogee County High Point690Georgia Piedmont Unknown
73.JonesJones County High Point690Georgia Piedmont Unknown
76.WarrenWarren County High Point660Georgia Piedmont  
76.WebsterWebster County High Point660Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-24
78.SchleySchley County High Point650Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-24
79.BaldwinBaldwin County High Point630Georgia Piedmont Unknown
80.TwiggsTwiggs County High Point620Georgia Piedmont Unknown
81.BibbBibb County High Point610Georgia Piedmont Unknown
82.ColumbiaColumbia County High Point600Georgia Piedmont Unknown
82.McDuffieMcDuffie County High Point600Georgia Piedmont Unknown
84.SumterSumter County High Point596Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-24
85.WilkinsonWilkinson County High Point590Georgia Piedmont0Unknown
86.RandolphRandolph County High Point580Georgia Piedmont  
86.QuitmanQuitman County High Point580Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-23
88.PeachPeach County High Point560Georgia Piedmont Unknown
88.GlascockGlascock County High Point560Georgia Piedmont  
90.HoustonHouston County High Point550Georgia Piedmont Unknown
90.RichmondRichmond County High Point550Georgia Piedmont  
90.WashingtonWashington County High Point550Georgia Piedmont Unknown
93.MaconMacon County High Point540Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-24
94.JeffersonJefferson County High Point520Georgia Piedmont Unknown
95.ClayClay County High Point510Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-23
96.TerrellTerrell County High Point500Georgia Piedmont  
97.DoolyDooly County High Point490Georgia Piedmont Unknown
98.CrispCrisp County High Point480Georgia Piedmont Unknown
98.TurnerTurner County High Point480Georgia Piedmont Unknown
100.BleckleyBleckley County High Point470Georgia Piedmont Unknown
101.BurkeBurke County High Point469Georgia Piedmont  
102.JohnsonJohnson County High Point450Georgia Piedmont Unknown
102.WilcoxWilcox County High Point450Georgia Piedmont Unknown
102.WorthWorth County High Point450Georgia Piedmont 2010-12-28
105.LaurensLaurens County High Point430Georgia Piedmont Unknown
106.DodgeDodge County High Point420Georgia Piedmont Unknown
107.EmanuelEmanuel County High Point410Georgia Piedmont Unknown
107.ColquittColquitt County High Point410Georgia Piedmont 2010-12-28
107.TiftTift County High Point410Georgia Piedmont Unknown
110.MitchellMitchell County High Point400Georgia Piedmont 2010-12-28
110.Ben HillBen Hill County High Point400Georgia Piedmont 2012-11-27
110.IrwinIrwin County High Point400Georgia Piedmont 2012-11-27
113.PulaskiPulaski County High Point390Georgia Piedmont Unknown
114.TreutlenTreutlen County High Point380Georgia Piedmont Unknown
114.LeeLee County High Point380Georgia Piedmont  
116.JenkinsJenkins County High Point360Georgia Piedmont Unknown
116.TelfairTelfair County High Point360Georgia Piedmont Unknown
116.GradyGrady County High Point360Georgia Piedmont 2010-12-28
119.EarlyEarly County High Point350Georgia Piedmont  
119.BerrienBerrien County High Point350Georgia Piedmont Unknown
119.ThomasThomas County High Point350Georgia Piedmont 2010-12-28
122.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point340Georgia Piedmont Unknown
122.BullochBulloch County High Point340Georgia Piedmont Unknown
122.CoffeeCoffee County High Point340Georgia Piedmont Unknown
125.DoughertyDougherty County High Point330Georgia Piedmont  
125.DecaturDecatur County High Point330Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-23
125.ScrevenScreven County High Point330Georgia Piedmont Unknown
128.CookCook County High Point320Georgia Piedmont 2010-12-22
129.CandlerCandler County High Point310Georgia Piedmont Unknown
129.WheelerWheeler County High Point310Georgia Piedmont Unknown
131.Jeff DavisJeff Davis County High Point305Georgia Piedmont Unknown
132.ToombsToombs County High Point300Georgia Piedmont Unknown
132.CalhounCalhoun County High Point300Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-23
132.AtkinsonAtkinson County High Point300Georgia Piedmont 2012-11-28
135.BrooksBrooks County High Point290Georgia Piedmont 2010-12-28
136.TattnallTattnall County High Point280Georgia Piedmont Unknown
137.LowndesLowndes County High Point260Georgia Piedmont Unknown
137.BaconBacon County High Point260Georgia Piedmont Unknown
139.BakerBaker County High Point250Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-23
139.LanierLanier County High Point250Georgia Piedmont 2012-11-28
141.ApplingAppling County High Point240Georgia Piedmont  
142.EvansEvans County High Point230Georgia Piedmont Unknown
142.MillerMiller County High Point230Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-23
144.ClinchClinch County High Point215Georgia Piedmont 2012-11-28
145.SeminoleJakin Benchmark200Georgia Piedmont 2011-12-23
146.WareWare County High Point190Georgia Piedmont Unknown
147.WayneWayne County High Point185Georgia Piedmont  
148.PiercePierce County High Point180Georgia Piedmont  
148.LongLong County High Point180Georgia Piedmont  
148.CharltonCharlton County High Point180Georgia Piedmont Unknown
151.EcholsEchols County High Point175Georgia Piedmont  
152.BryanBryan County High Point160Georgia Piedmont  
153.BrantleyBrantley County High Point150Georgia Piedmont Unknown
154.LibertyLiberty County High Point140Georgia Piedmont  
155.EffinghamEffingham County High Point137Georgia Piedmont  
156.CamdenCamden County High Point80Georgia Piedmont Unknown
157.McIntoshMcIntosh County High Point75Georgia Piedmont Unknown
158.GlynnGlynn County High Point68Georgia Piedmont Unknown
159.ChathamChatham County High Point50Georgia Piedmont Unknown

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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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