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Alabama County High Points

Showing Bill Jacobs's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (67 out of 67, or 100%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.CleburneCheaha Mountain2405Far South Appalachian Ridges14451992-05-22
2.ClarkeClarke County High Point540Florida Panhandle-South Alabama3401999-07-02
2.WashingtonWashington County High Point430Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee601999-07-02
2.MobileMobile County High Point360Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee1601999-07-02
2.BaldwinBaldwin County High Point330Florida Panhandle-South Alabama301999-07-02
6.DaleDale County High Point550Florida Panhandle-South Alabama1101999-07-21
6.CoffeeCoffee County High Point530Florida Panhandle-South Alabama701999-07-21
6.HoustonHouston County High Point380Florida Panhandle-South Alabama1101999-07-21
6.GenevaGeneva County High Point340Florida Panhandle-South Alabama501999-07-21
10.AutaugaWater Tanks760Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1001999-07-26
10.ElmoreElmore County High Point760Far South Appalachian Ridges801999-07-26
10.CrenshawMount Carmel650Florida Panhandle-South Alabama2201999-07-26
10.ButlerBarganier Lookout590Florida Panhandle-South Alabama1001999-07-26
10.DallasDallas County High Point580Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1601999-07-26
10.MonroeMonroe County High Point580Florida Panhandle-South Alabama2101999-07-26
10.ConecuhConecuh County High Point570Florida Panhandle-South Alabama 1999-07-26
10.WilcoxFatama Lookout Tower547Florida Panhandle-South Alabama2371999-07-26
10.CovingtonCovington County High Point491Florida Panhandle-South Alabama1611999-07-26
19.PikeBecks Mountain Northeast680Florida Panhandle-South Alabama2301999-07-30
19.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point612Florida Panhandle-South Alabama1721999-07-30
21.LeeSalem Lookout950Far South Appalachian Ridges2201999-11-05
22.RussellRussell County High Point634Far South Appalachian Ridges1941999-11-07
23.LowndesBarganier Hill587Florida Panhandle-South Alabama1672000-02-21
23.ChoctawScott Mountain580Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee2002000-02-21
23.MarengoMarengo County High Point420Florida Panhandle-South Alabama1702000-02-21
26.RandolphSewell Benchmark1524Far South Appalachian Ridges3242000-05-12
27.ClayHernandez Peak2344Far South Appalachian Ridges2442000-05-13
27.TalladegaHorn Mountain1924Far South Appalachian Ridges9642000-05-13
29.DekalbFox Mountain1969Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus9692000-05-26
30.BarbourGraveyard Hill690Florida Panhandle-South Alabama3002000-07-19
30.HenryHenry County High Point550Florida Panhandle-South Alabama202000-07-19
32.PerryPerry County High Point620Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus802000-09-16
32.HaleHale County High Point580Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2202000-09-16
34.EscambiaEscambia County High Point372Florida Panhandle-South Alabama122000-10-12
35.TallapoosaCandler Mountain-North Summit1180Far South Appalachian Ridges1002000-10-20
36.CalhounMorton Hill2063Far South Appalachian Ridges12172000-10-21
37.MarshallGunters Mountain1380Southern Cumberland Plateau5202000-10-22
38.CherokeeFlagpole Mountain1968Far South Appalachian Ridges10482000-10-23
39.ChiltonChandler Mountain860Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus3402001-02-08
39.LamarLamar County High Point780Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2202001-02-08
41.Saint ClairBald Rock Mountain1594Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus8542001-02-09
41.MorganBrindley Mountain-Union Hill1320Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus 2001-02-09
41.CullmanBrindley Mountain1120Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus 2001-02-09
41.WinstonWinston County High Point1023Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus832001-02-09
41.MarionBakefield Benchmark1000Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus 2001-02-09
46.JacksonJohnson Top1860Southern Cumberland Plateau7202001-03-03
46.MadisonJohnson Top1860Southern Cumberland Plateau7202001-03-03
48.LimestoneLimestone County High Point940Southern Cumberland Plateau802003-09-25
48.LauderdaleLauderdale County High Point920Southern Cumberland Plateau202003-09-25
50.FranklinEckerberger Mountain1148Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2482003-09-26
50.LawrenceLawrence County High Point1080Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus202003-09-26
50.ColbertColbert County High Point980Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus802003-09-26
53.TuscaloosaRock Mountain820Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus 2003-09-27
53.BibbSand Mountain760Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1802003-09-27
55.PickensPickens County High Point620Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1202003-09-28
55.SumterSumter County High Point451Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee2412003-09-28
55.GreeneGreene County High Point440Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1802003-09-28
58.WalkerLockhart Hill820Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2402003-09-29
58.FayetteFord Mountain800Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2602003-09-29
60.ChambersChambers County High Point920Far South Appalachian Ridges1402003-09-30
60.BullockBullock County High Point660Florida Panhandle-South Alabama2002003-09-30
60.MaconMacon County High Point590Far South Appalachian Ridges402003-09-30
63.BlountBlount County High Point1540Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus5202003-10-01
64.EtowahBig Mountain1548Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2482004-03-04
65.JeffersonButler Mountain1440Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus3402004-03-05
65.CoosaCandler Mountain1265Far South Appalachian Ridges3652004-03-05
67.ShelbySignal Mountain1560Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus8802004-03-06

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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 Alabama, 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 1994 by Andy Martin and Carl Mills.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for points on this list provided by Tom Owen via the web site, and manually verified.


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