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Georgia County High Points

Showing Terry Wheeler's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (9 out of 159, or 5.66%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
Ascent Date
1.TownsBrasstown Bald4784Georgia Blue Ridge21082011-12-30 a
1.UnionBrasstown Bald4784Georgia Blue Ridge21082011-12-30 a
3.LumpkinBlood Mountain4460Georgia Blue Ridge15102011-12-31 b
4.WhiteTray Mountain4430Georgia Blue Ridge14812012-01-01 a
5.HabershamTray Mountain-Southeast Peak4420Georgia Blue Ridge402012-01-01 b
6.MurrayBald Mountain4005Georgia Blue Ridge9052012-01-02 a
7.FanninCowpen Mountain4151Georgia Blue Ridge15712012-01-02 b
8.DeKalbStone Mountain1690Georgia Piedmont6802012-01-05 a
9.CobbKennesaw Mountain1808Far South Appalachian Ridges7182012-01-05 b
 RabunRabun Bald4696South NC Blue Ridge Crest1036 
 GilmerBig Bald Mountain4075Georgia Blue Ridge1775 
 DawsonBlack Mountain3610Georgia Blue Ridge420 
 PickensMount Oglethorpe3288Georgia Blue Ridge1258 
 WalkerLookout Mountain-High Point2392Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1542 
 CherokeePine Log Mountain2331Far South Appalachian Ridges1161 
 DadeCarmel Benchmark2234Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus53 
 HallWalker Mountain-South Slope2210Georgia Blue Ridge20 
 BartowBear Mountain-Southwest Ridge2070Far South Appalachian Ridges20 
 ForsythSawnee Mountain1970Far South Appalachian Ridges800 
 ChattoogaChattooga County High Point1962Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus101 
 FloydJohns Mountain1870Far South Appalachian Ridges234 
 WhitfieldMill Creek Mountain1864Far South Appalachian Ridges834 
 GordonHorn Mountain-Gordon County High Point1780Far South Appalachian Ridges0 
 StephensCurrahee Mountain1740Georgia Piedmont610 
 PolkShorty Mountain WNW1690Far South Appalachian Ridges20 
 HaralsonReeds Mountain1570Far South Appalachian Ridges440 
 BanksBanks County High Point1570Georgia Piedmont40 
 CarrollBlackjack Mountain1545Far South Appalachian Ridges435 
 CatoosaTaylor Ridge-Bryan Benchmark1437Far South Appalachian Ridges215 
 PauldingYork Benchmark1410Far South Appalachian Ridges180 
 HarrisDowdell Knob1395Georgia Piedmont505 
 HeardHeard County High Point1365Far South Appalachian Ridges35 
 DouglasAndy Mountain1350Far South Appalachian Ridges220 
 MeriwetherPine Mountain-East Summit1350Georgia Piedmont120 
 FultonFulton County High Point1290Far South Appalachian Ridges160 
 UpsonDorster Mountain1290Georgia Piedmont460 
 GwinnettGwinnett County High Point1286Georgia Piedmont96 
 TalbotTalbot County High Point1270Georgia Piedmont20 
 PikeIndian Grave Mountain1264Georgia Piedmont380 
 JacksonPrice Mountain1210Georgia Piedmont160 
 BarrowBarrow County High Point1080Georgia Piedmont75 
 WaltonAlcovy Mountain1070Georgia Piedmont300 
 CowetaCoweta County High Point1060Georgia Piedmont70 
 ClaytonClayton County High Point1050Georgia Piedmont15 
 LamarHog Mountain1025Georgia Piedmont250 
 FayetteFayette County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont30 
 SpaldingSpalding County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont150 
 FranklinFranklin County High Point990Georgia Piedmont20 
 HenryHenry County High Point980Georgia Piedmont90 
 RockdaleRockdale County High Point980Georgia Piedmont10 
 NewtonCornish Mountain975Georgia Piedmont185 
 HartHart County High Point960Georgia Piedmont130 
 MadisonMadison County High Point960Georgia Piedmont90 
 TroupTroup County High Point940Georgia Piedmont70 
 OconeeOconee County High Point910Georgia Piedmont20 
 LincolnGraves Mountain895Georgia Piedmont370 
 ClarkeClarke County High Point870Georgia Piedmont40 
 ElbertElbert County High Point850Georgia Piedmont20 
 JasperJasper Lookout850Georgia Piedmont120 
 MorganMorgan County High Point830Georgia Piedmont20 
 OglethorpeOglethorpe County High Point830Georgia Piedmont80 
 ButtsButts County High Point820Georgia Piedmont25 
 TaylorTaylor County High Point800Georgia Piedmont122 
 MonroeMonroe County High Point795Georgia Piedmont70 
 MarionMarion County High Point790Georgia Piedmont5 
 HancockHancock County High Point745Georgia Piedmont75 
 ChattahoocheeChattahoochee County High Point740Georgia Piedmont0 
 GreeneGreene County High Point740Georgia Piedmont70 
 WilkesWilkes County High Point730Georgia Piedmont100 
 CrawfordCrawford County High Point720Georgia Piedmont155 
 StewartStewart County High Point710Georgia Piedmont155 
 TaliaferroTaliaferro County High Point700Georgia Piedmont15 
 MuscogeeMuscogee County High Point695Georgia Piedmont100 
 PutnamLaysen Benchmark695Georgia Piedmont110 
 JonesJones County High Point690Georgia Piedmont105 
 WarrenWarren County High Point660Georgia Piedmont10 
 WebsterWebster County High Point660Georgia Piedmont75 
 SchleySchley County High Point650Georgia Piedmont25 
 BaldwinBaldwin County High Point630Georgia Piedmont65 
 TwiggsTwiggs County High Point620Georgia Piedmont115 
 BibbBibb County High Point610Georgia Piedmont175 
 ColumbiaColumbia County High Point605Georgia Piedmont10 
 McDuffieMcDuffie County High Point600Georgia Piedmont95 
 SumterSumter County High Point596Georgia Piedmont0 
 WilkinsonWilkinson County High Point595Georgia Piedmont10 
 RandolphRandolph County High Point585Georgia Piedmont80 
 QuitmanQuitman County High Point580Georgia Piedmont155 
 GlascockGlascock County High Point560Georgia Piedmont35 
 PeachPeach County High Point560Georgia Piedmont0 
 HoustonHouston County High Point550Georgia Piedmont145 
 RichmondRichmond County High Point550Georgia Piedmont55 
 WashingtonWashington County High Point550Georgia Piedmont0 
 MaconMacon County High Point545Georgia Piedmont50 
 JeffersonJefferson County High Point525Georgia Piedmont30 
 ClayClay County High Point510Georgia Piedmont65 
 TerrellTerrell County High Point500Georgia Piedmont15 
 DoolyDooly County High Point490Georgia Piedmont105 
 TurnerTurner County High Point485Georgia Piedmont50 
 CrispCrisp County High Point485Georgia Piedmont60 
 BleckleyBleckley County High Point470Georgia Piedmont5 
 BurkeBurke County High Point469Georgia Piedmont34 
 JohnsonJohnson County High Point450Georgia Piedmont55 
 WilcoxWilcox County High Point450Georgia Piedmont25 
 WorthWorth County High Point450Georgia Piedmont45 
 LaurensLaurens County High Point435Georgia Piedmont30 
 DodgeDodge County High Point420Georgia Piedmont45 
 ColquittColquitt County High Point415Georgia Piedmont20 
 EmanuelEmanuel County High Point415Georgia Piedmont70 
 TiftTift County High Point410Georgia Piedmont25 
 Ben HillBen Hill County High Point400Georgia Piedmont35 
 IrwinIrwin County High Point400Georgia Piedmont45 
 MitchellMitchell County High Point400Georgia Piedmont75 
 PulaskiPulaski County High Point390Georgia Piedmont25 
 TreutlenTreutlen County High Point385Georgia Piedmont80 
 LeeLee County High Point380Georgia Piedmont0 
 GradyGrady County High Point360Georgia Piedmont35 
 JenkinsJenkins County High Point360Georgia Piedmont75 
 TelfairTelfair County High Point360Georgia Piedmont45 
 BerrienBerrien County High Point350Georgia Piedmont15 
 EarlyEarly County High Point350Georgia Piedmont75 
 ThomasThomas County High Point350Georgia Piedmont5 
 BullochBulloch County High Point345Georgia Piedmont40 
 CoffeeCoffee County High Point345Georgia Piedmont10 
 MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point345Georgia Piedmont60 
 DecaturDecatur County High Point330Georgia Piedmont15 
 DoughertyDougherty County High Point330Georgia Piedmont45 
 ScrevenScreven County High Point330Georgia Piedmont55 
 CookCook County High Point325Georgia Piedmont10 
 CandlerCandler County High Point315Georgia Piedmont30 
 WheelerWheeler County High Point310Georgia Piedmont15 
 Jeff DavisJeff Davis County High Point308Georgia Piedmont13 
 AtkinsonAtkinson County High Point305Georgia Piedmont10 
 CalhounCalhoun County High Point300Georgia Piedmont0 
 ToombsToombs County High Point300Georgia Piedmont15 
 BrooksBrooks County High Point295Georgia Piedmont50 
 TattnallTattnall County High Point285Georgia Piedmont40 
 LowndesLowndes County High Point265Georgia Piedmont58 
 BaconBacon County High Point260Georgia Piedmont15 
 LanierLanier County High Point253Georgia Piedmont26 
 BakerBaker County High Point250Georgia Piedmont25 
 ApplingAppling County High Point240Georgia Piedmont0 
 EvansEvans County High Point230Georgia Piedmont15 
 MillerMiller County High Point230Georgia Piedmont35 
 ClinchClinch County High Point218Georgia Piedmont11 
 SeminoleJakin Benchmark205Georgia Piedmont20 
 WareWare County High Point193Georgia Piedmont26 
 WayneWayne County High Point185Georgia Piedmont3 
 CharltonCharlton County High Point183Georgia Piedmont51 
 LongLong County High Point180Georgia Piedmont5 
 PiercePierce County High Point180Georgia Piedmont3 
 EcholsEchols County High Point175Georgia Piedmont0 
 BryanBryan County High Point165Georgia Piedmont30 
 BrantleyBrantley County High Point153Georgia Piedmont21 
 LibertyLiberty County High Point145Georgia Piedmont10 
 EffinghamEffingham County High Point137Georgia Piedmont12 
 CamdenCamden County High Point80Georgia Piedmont23 
 McIntoshMcIntosh County High Point78Georgia Piedmont61 
 GlynnGlynn County High Point68Georgia Piedmont11 
 ChathamChatham County High Point50Georgia Piedmont38 

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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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