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Georgia County High Points

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
Ascent Date
1.TownsBrasstown Bald4784Georgia Blue Ridge2108 
1.UnionBrasstown Bald4784Georgia Blue Ridge2108 
3.RabunRabun Bald4696South NC Blue Ridge Crest1036 
4.LumpkinBlood Mountain4460Georgia Blue Ridge1510 
5.WhiteTray Mountain4430Georgia Blue Ridge1481 
6.HabershamTray Mountain-Southeast Peak4420Georgia Blue Ridge40 
7.FanninCowpen Mountain4151Georgia Blue Ridge1571 
8.GilmerBig Bald Mountain4075Georgia Blue Ridge1775 
9.MurrayBald Mountain4005Georgia Blue Ridge905 
10.DawsonBlack Mountain3610Georgia Blue Ridge420 
11.PickensMount Oglethorpe3288Georgia Blue Ridge1258 
12.WalkerLookout Mountain-High Point2392Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1542 
13.CherokeePine Log Mountain2331Far South Appalachian Ridges1161 
14.DadeCarmel Benchmark2232Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus  
15.HallWalker Mountain-South Slope2210Georgia Blue Ridge20 
16.BartowBear Mountain-Southwest Ridge2070Far South Appalachian Ridges20 
17.ForsythSawnee Mountain1970Far South Appalachian Ridges800 
18.ChattoogaChattooga County High Point1960Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus  
19.FloydJohns Mountain1870Far South Appalachian Ridges  
20.WhitfieldMill Creek Mountain1864Far South Appalachian Ridges834 
21.CobbKennesaw Mountain1808Far South Appalachian Ridges718 
22.GordonHorn Mountain-Gordon County High Point1780Far South Appalachian Ridges0 
23.StephensCurrahee Mountain1740Georgia Piedmont610 
24.DeKalbStone Mountain1690Georgia Piedmont680 
24.PolkShorty Mountain WNW1690Far South Appalachian Ridges20 
26.HaralsonReeds Mountain1570Far South Appalachian Ridges  
26.BanksBanks County High Point1570Georgia Piedmont  
28.CarrollBlackjack Mountain1545Far South Appalachian Ridges  
29.CatoosaTaylor Ridge-Bryan Benchmark1435Far South Appalachian Ridges  
30.PauldingYork Benchmark1410Far South Appalachian Ridges  
31.HarrisDowdell Knob1395Georgia Piedmont505 
32.HeardHeard County High Point1365Far South Appalachian Ridges  
33.DouglasAndy Mountain1350Far South Appalachian Ridges  
33.MeriwetherPine Mountain-East Summit1350Georgia Piedmont  
35.UpsonDorster Mountain1290Georgia Piedmont  
35.FultonFulton County High Point1290Far South Appalachian Ridges  
37.GwinnettGwinnett County High Point1286Georgia Piedmont  
38.TalbotTalbot County High Point1270Georgia Piedmont  
39.PikeIndian Grave Mountain1264Georgia Piedmont  
40.JacksonPrice Mountain1210Georgia Piedmont  
41.BarrowBarrow County High Point1080Georgia Piedmont  
42.WaltonAlcovy Mountain1070Georgia Piedmont  
43.CowetaCoweta County High Point1060Georgia Piedmont  
44.ClaytonClayton County High Point1050Georgia Piedmont  
45.LamarHog Mountain1025Georgia Piedmont  
46.SpaldingSpalding County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont  
46.FayetteFayette County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont  
48.FranklinFranklin County High Point990Georgia Piedmont  
49.HenryHenry County High Point980Georgia Piedmont  
49.RockdaleRockdale County High Point980Georgia Piedmont  
51.NewtonCornish Mountain975Georgia Piedmont  
52.MadisonMadison County High Point960Georgia Piedmont  
52.HartHart County High Point960Georgia Piedmont  
54.TroupTroup County High Point940Georgia Piedmont  
55.OconeeOconee County High Point910Georgia Piedmont  
56.LincolnGraves Mountain895Georgia Piedmont  
57.ClarkeClarke County High Point870Georgia Piedmont  
58.ElbertElbert County High Point850Georgia Piedmont  
58.JasperJasper Lookout850Georgia Piedmont  
60.OglethorpeOglethorpe County High Point830Georgia Piedmont  
60.MorganMorgan County High Point830Georgia Piedmont  
62.ButtsButts County High Point820Georgia Piedmont  
63.TaylorTaylor County High Point800Georgia Piedmont  
64.MonroeMonroe County High Point795Georgia Piedmont  
65.MarionMarion County High Point790Georgia Piedmont  
66.HancockHancock County High Point745Georgia Piedmont  
67.GreeneGreene County High Point740Georgia Piedmont  
67.ChattahoocheeChattahoochee County High Point740Georgia Piedmont  
69.WilkesWilkes County High Point730Georgia Piedmont  
70.CrawfordCrawford County High Point720Georgia Piedmont  
71.StewartStewart County High Point710Georgia Piedmont  
72.TaliaferroTaliaferro County High Point700Georgia Piedmont  
73.PutnamLaysen Benchmark695Georgia Piedmont  
73.MuscogeeMuscogee County High Point695Georgia Piedmont  
75.JonesJones County High Point690Georgia Piedmont  
76.WarrenWarren County High Point660Georgia Piedmont  
76.WebsterWebster County High Point660Georgia Piedmont  
78.SchleySchley County High Point650Georgia Piedmont  
79.BaldwinBaldwin County High Point630Georgia Piedmont  
80.TwiggsTwiggs County High Point620Georgia Piedmont  
81.BibbBibb County High Point610Georgia Piedmont  
82.ColumbiaColumbia County High Point605Georgia Piedmont  
83.McDuffieMcDuffie County High Point600Georgia Piedmont  
84.SumterSumter County High Point596Georgia Piedmont  
85.WilkinsonWilkinson County High Point595Georgia Piedmont10 
86.RandolphRandolph County High Point585Georgia Piedmont  
87.QuitmanQuitman County High Point580Georgia Piedmont  
88.PeachPeach County High Point560Georgia Piedmont  
88.GlascockGlascock County High Point560Georgia Piedmont  
90.HoustonHouston County High Point550Georgia Piedmont  
90.RichmondRichmond County High Point550Georgia Piedmont  
90.WashingtonWashington County High Point550Georgia Piedmont  
93.MaconMacon County High Point540Georgia Piedmont  
94.JeffersonJefferson County High Point525Georgia Piedmont  
95.ClayClay County High Point510Georgia Piedmont  
96.TerrellTerrell County High Point500Georgia Piedmont  
97.DoolyDooly County High Point490Georgia Piedmont  
98.CrispCrisp County High Point485Georgia Piedmont  
98.TurnerTurner County High Point485Georgia Piedmont  
100.BleckleyBleckley County High Point470Georgia Piedmont  
101.BurkeBurke County High Point469Georgia Piedmont  
102.JohnsonJohnson County High Point450Georgia Piedmont  
102.WilcoxWilcox County High Point450Georgia Piedmont  
102.WorthWorth County High Point450Georgia Piedmont  
105.LaurensLaurens County High Point435Georgia Piedmont  
106.DodgeDodge County High Point420Georgia Piedmont  
107.EmanuelEmanuel County High Point415Georgia Piedmont  
107.ColquittColquitt County High Point415Georgia Piedmont  
109.TiftTift County High Point410Georgia Piedmont  
110.MitchellMitchell County High Point400Georgia Piedmont  
110.Ben HillBen Hill County High Point400Georgia Piedmont  
110.IrwinIrwin County High Point400Georgia Piedmont  
113.PulaskiPulaski County High Point390Georgia Piedmont  
114.TreutlenTreutlen County High Point385Georgia Piedmont  
115.LeeLee County High Point380Georgia Piedmont  
116.JenkinsJenkins County High Point360Georgia Piedmont  
116.TelfairTelfair County High Point360Georgia Piedmont  
116.GradyGrady County High Point360Georgia Piedmont  
119.EarlyEarly County High Point350Georgia Piedmont  
119.BerrienBerrien County High Point350Georgia Piedmont  
119.ThomasThomas County High Point350Georgia Piedmont  
122.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point345Georgia Piedmont  
122.BullochBulloch County High Point345Georgia Piedmont  
122.CoffeeCoffee County High Point345Georgia Piedmont  
125.DoughertyDougherty County High Point330Georgia Piedmont  
125.DecaturDecatur County High Point330Georgia Piedmont  
125.ScrevenScreven County High Point330Georgia Piedmont  
128.CookCook County High Point325Georgia Piedmont  
129.CandlerCandler County High Point315Georgia Piedmont  
130.WheelerWheeler County High Point310Georgia Piedmont  
131.Jeff DavisJeff Davis County High Point307Georgia Piedmont  
132.AtkinsonAtkinson County High Point305Georgia Piedmont  
133.CalhounCalhoun County High Point300Georgia Piedmont  
133.ToombsToombs County High Point300Georgia Piedmont  
135.BrooksBrooks County High Point295Georgia Piedmont  
136.TattnallTattnall County High Point285Georgia Piedmont  
137.LowndesLowndes County High Point265Georgia Piedmont  
138.BaconBacon County High Point260Georgia Piedmont  
139.LanierLanier County High Point252Georgia Piedmont  
140.BakerBaker County High Point250Georgia Piedmont  
141.ApplingAppling County High Point240Georgia Piedmont  
142.EvansEvans County High Point230Georgia Piedmont  
142.MillerMiller County High Point230Georgia Piedmont  
144.ClinchClinch County High Point217Georgia Piedmont  
145.SeminoleJakin Benchmark205Georgia Piedmont  
146.WareWare County High Point192Georgia Piedmont  
147.WayneWayne County High Point185Georgia Piedmont  
148.CharltonCharlton County High Point182Georgia Piedmont  
149.PiercePierce County High Point180Georgia Piedmont  
149.LongLong County High Point180Georgia Piedmont  
151.EcholsEchols County High Point175Georgia Piedmont  
152.BryanBryan County High Point165Georgia Piedmont  
153.BrantleyBrantley County High Point152Georgia Piedmont  
154.LibertyLiberty County High Point145Georgia Piedmont  
155.EffinghamEffingham County High Point137Georgia Piedmont  
156.CamdenCamden County High Point80Georgia Piedmont  
157.McIntoshMcIntosh County High Point77Georgia Piedmont  
158.GlynnGlynn County High Point68Georgia Piedmont  
159.ChathamChatham County High Point50Georgia Piedmont  

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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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