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Texas County High Points

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RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
1.CulbersonGuadalupe Peak8749Guadalupe Mountains3039
2.Jeff DavisBaldy Peak8378Davis Mountains3923
3.BrewsterEmory Peak7825Big Bend Ranges4495
4.PresidioChinati Peak7728Presidio County Area2953
5.HudspethEagle Peak7484Van Horn Area3119
6.El PasoNorth Franklin Mountain7192El Paso Ranges2987
7.PecosPecos County High Point5472Glass Mountains172
8.ReevesReeves County High Point5115Davis Mountains95
9.DallamDallam County High Point4785Raton Mesas10
10.Deaf SmithDeaf Smith County High Point4469Llano Estacado127
11.HartleyHartley County High Point4468Raton Mesas23
12.ParmerParmer County High Point4440Llano Estacado0
13.OldhamOldham County High Point4365Llano Estacado10
14.BaileyBailey County High Point4125Llano Estacado10
15.CochranCochran County High Point4010Llano Estacado23
16.CastroCastro County High Point4000Llano Estacado0
17.PotterPotter County High Point3910Llano Estacado8
18.YoakumBeall Benchmark3895Llano Estacado23
19.RandallRandall County High Point3890Llano Estacado0
20.LambLamb County High Point3870Llano Estacado0
21.MooreMoore County High Point3825Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area0
22.ShermanSherman County High Point3805Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area0
23.TerrellTerrell County High Point3765Glass Mountains75
24.SwisherSwisher County High Point3735Llano Estacado13
25.HockleyHockley County High Point3730Llano Estacado33
26.GainesGaines County High Point3700Llano Estacado0
27.HaleHale County High Point3620Llano Estacado0
28.TerryTerry County High Point3602Llano Estacado0
29.CarsonCarson County High Point3596Llano Estacado24
30.AndrewsAndrews County High Point3570Llano Estacado0
31.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point3535Llano Estacado0
32.LubbockLubbock County High Point3425Llano Estacado0
33.WinklerWinkler County High Point3405Llano Estacado110
34.EctorEctor County High Point3380Llano Estacado35
34.HutchinsonHutchinson County High Point3380Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area0
36.HansfordHansford County High Point3378Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area6
37.LovingLoving County High Point3374Llano Estacado19
38.BriscoeBriscoe County High Point3370Llano Estacado8
39.FloydFloyd County High Point3345Llano Estacado0
40.GrayGray County High Point3325Llano Estacado8
41.LynnLynn County High Point3323Llano Estacado81
42.DonleyDonley County High Point3268Llano Estacado6
43.RobertsRoberts County High Point3260Llano Estacado30
44.CrosbyCrosby County High Point3235Llano Estacado0
45.DawsonDawson County High Point3220Llano Estacado88
46.UptonKing Mountain3141Llano Estacado351
47.OchiltreeOchiltree County High Point3120Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area0
48.MotleyMotley County High Point3080Llano Estacado0
49.CrockettSouthwest Mesa3070Llano Estacado500
50.DickensDickens County High Point3037Llano Estacado0
51.GarzaGarza County High Point3035Llano Estacado3
52.WheelerWheeler County High Point3005Llano Estacado10
52.HemphillHemphill County High Point3005Llano Estacado0
54.BordenBorden County High Point2990Llano Estacado3
55.MidlandMidland County High Point2980Llano Estacado0
56.MartinMartin County High Point2976Llano Estacado59
57.ReaganReagan County High Point2960Edwards Plateau95
58.CraneCrane County High Point2948Llano Estacado6
59.LipscombLipscomb County High Point2892Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area42
60.WardDunn Benchmark2885Llano Estacado 
61.CollingsworthCollingsworth County High Point2845Intra Red-Canadian River Area30
62.ScurryScurry County High Point2840Plains of Central Texas190
63.HowardHoward County High Point2835Llano Estacado220
64.KentMcKenzie Mountains2830Plains of Central Texas360
65.GlasscockGlasscock County High Point2788Llano Estacado173
66.SterlingSterling County High Point2760Llano Estacado95
67.IrionIrion County High Point2752Edwards Plateau117
68.CokeCoke County High Point2609Llano Estacado3
69.NolanNolan County High Point2607Plains of Central Texas22
70.SchleicherSchleicher County High Point2605Edwards Plateau38
71.Tom GreenTom Green County High Point2600Llano Estacado25
72.StonewallDouble Mountains2590Plains of Central Texas560
73.MitchellStepp Mountain2574Plains of Central Texas109
74.HallHall County High Point2550Intra Red-Canadian River Area5
75.TaylorChalk Peak Northwest2490Plains of Central Texas 
76.SuttonSutton County High Point2487Edwards Plateau115
77.KimbleKimble County High Point2460Edwards Plateau47
78.MenardMenard County High Point2432Edwards Plateau67
79.KerrKerr County High Point2430Edwards Plateau100
80.EdwardsEdwards County High Point2415Edwards Plateau140
81.ConchoConcho County High Point2413Edwards Plateau0
82.RealLove Benchmark2405Edwards Plateau75
82.FisherFisher County High Point2405Plains of Central Texas20
84.BanderaBandera County High Point2370Edwards Plateau11
85.Val VerdeVal Verde County High Point2345Glass Mountains0
86.RunnelsMoro Mountain2315Plains of Central Texas380
87.CallahanCallahan County High Point2296Plains of Central Texas107
88.GillespieGillespie County High Point2267Edwards Plateau37
89.CottleCottle County High Point2260Plains of Central Texas105
90.ColemanMcCord Benchmark2257Plains of Central Texas222
91.KingKing County High Point2250Plains of Central Texas15
92.UvaldeRawhide Mountains2210Edwards Plateau350
93.MasonMonument Mountain2170Edwards Plateau140
94.McCullochMcCulloch County High Point2120Edwards Plateau35
95.KinneyKinney County High Point2100Edwards Plateau170
96.KendallKendall County High Point2081Edwards Plateau51
97.ChildressChildress County High Point2060Intra Red-Canadian River Area15
98.MedinaMedina County High Point2040Edwards Plateau170
99.ShackelfordShackelford County High Point2031Plains of Central Texas26
100.San SabaSan Saba County High Point1981Edwards Plateau291
101.JonesJones County High Point1980Plains of Central Texas35
101.EastlandEastland County High Point1980Plains of Central Texas0
103.BrownHog Mountains1973Plains of Central Texas318
104.ComancheComanche County High Point1929Plains of Central Texas153
105.LlanoBee Benchmark1904Edwards Plateau134
106.BlancoCircle Benchmark1901Edwards Plateau91
107.BexarMount Smith1892Edwards Plateau202
108.FoardFoard County High Point1880Plains of Central Texas95
109.HardemanHardeman County High Point1850Plains of Central Texas55
110.MillsMills County High Point1795Plains of Central Texas165
110.HaskellHaskell County High Point1795Plains of Central Texas8
112.KnoxKnox County High Point1794Plains of Central Texas39
113.ThrockmortonThrockmorton County High Point1730Plains of Central Texas245
114.LampasasLampasas County High Point1681Plains of Central Texas171
115.ErathBlue Hills1675Plains of Central Texas160
116.HamiltonHamilton County High Point1674Plains of Central Texas24
117.HaysHays County High Point1640Edwards Plateau150
118.StephensStephens County High Point1628Plains of Central Texas63
119.BurnetBurnet County High Point1604Plains of Central Texas134
120.BaylorBaylor County High Point1537Plains of Central Texas92
121.ComalDevils Hill1530Edwards Plateau220
121.Palo PintoPalo Pinto County High Point1530Plains of Central Texas35
123.YoungYoung County High Point1522Plains of East Texas337
124.JackJack County High Point1510Plains of East Texas45
125.CoryellCoryell County High Point1493Plains of Central Texas123
126.WilbargerWilbarger County High Point1470Plains of Central Texas5
127.TravisShingle Hills1430Edwards Plateau160
128.ParkerParker County High Point1368Plains of East Texas278
129.ArcherArcher County High Point1355Plains of East Texas86
130.WilliamsonPost Oak Ridge1340Plains of Central Texas35
131.MontagueMontague County High Point1320Plains of East Texas275
132.SomervellChalk Mountain East1310Plains of Central Texas65
133.BosqueBosque County High Point1290Plains of Central Texas105
134.WisePoolville Benchmark1256Plains of East Texas51
135.CookeCooke County High Point1255Plains of East Texas130
136.WichitaWichita County High Point1240Plains of East Texas35
137.BellSevenmile Mountain1232Plains of Central Texas22
138.HoodComanche Peak1230Plains of Central Texas265
139.ClayClay County High Point1205Plains of East Texas130
140.JohnsonCaddo Peak1065Plains of East Texas140
141.DentonDenton County High Point980Plains of East Texas0
142.MaverickMaverick County High Point975Edwards Plateau18
143.TarrantTarrant County High Point966Plains of East Texas41
144.McLennanMcLennan County High Point960Plains of Central Texas0
145.ZavalaBatesville Hill956Edwards Plateau131
146.GuadalupeGuadalupe County High Point952Edwards Plateau167
147.WebbWebb County High Point945Plains of South Texas360
148.GraysonGrayson County High Point930Plains of East Texas195
149.EllisEllis County High Point898Plains of East Texas253
150.HillHill County High Point897Plains of East Texas212
151.Jim HoggJim Hogg County High Point878Plains of South Texas43
152.DallasDallas County High Point875Plains of East Texas140
153.DimmitEnglish Benchmark871Plains of South Texas 
154.ZapataZapata County High Point860Plains of South Texas5
155.DuvalSnake Benchmark850Plains of South Texas65
156.FrioFrio County High Point830Edwards Plateau65
157.CollinCollin County High Point820Plains of East Texas65
158.AtascosaAtascosa County High Point810Edwards Plateau115
159.WilsonWilson County High Point804Plains of South Texas219
160.FanninFannin County High Point802Plains of East Texas27
161.AndersonWilkerson Mountain773Plains of East Texas308
162.HendersonTater Hill Mountain772Plains of East Texas307
163.LeeYegua Benchmark762Plains of East Texas247
164.CherokeeCherokee County High Point760Plains of East Texas285
165.BastropBastrop County High Point741Plains of South Texas246
166.CaldwellCrouch Benchmark736Plains of South Texas161
167.HuntHunt County High Point735Plains of East Texas90
168.FallsFalls County High Point731Plains of Central Texas6
169.NacogdochesButton Mountain725Plains of East Texas300
170.RuskRusk County High Point710Plains of East Texas255
171.Van ZandtSand Hill698Plains of East Texas144
172.LimestoneLimestone County High Point690Plains of East Texas105
173.UpshurUnderwood Mountain685Plains of East Texas270
174.McMullenMcMullen County High Point680Plains of South Texas15
175.SmithSmith County High Point671Plains of East Texas196
176.LamarLamar County High Point670Plains of East Texas25
177.MilamMilam County High Point660Plains of East Texas165
178.WoodWood County High Point650Plains of East Texas155
178.HopkinsHopkins County High Point650Plains of East Texas95
178.La SalleLa Salle County High Point650Edwards Plateau35
181.ShelbyTimpson Lot Benchmark635Plains of East Texas230
182.CassCusseta Mountains632Plains of East Texas307
183.LeonLeon County High Point630Plains of East Texas175
183.NavarroNavarro County High Point630Plains of East Texas85
185.RockwallRockwall County High Point624Plains of East Texas29
186.MorrisDaingerfield Benchmark614Plains of East Texas259
187.KaufmanKaufman County High Point611Plains of East Texas76
188.RobertsonRobertson County High Point610Plains of East Texas139
189.FreestoneBurleson Hill608Plains of East Texas143
190.NewtonNewton County High Point605Plains of East Texas340
190.HarrisonHarrison County High Point605Plains of East Texas230
192.FranklinFranklin County High Point600Plains of East Texas95
193.FayetteObar Hill595Plains of South Texas180
194.GonzalesGonzales County High Point590Plains of South Texas205
194.San AugustineSan Augustine County High Point590Plains of East Texas165
194.DeltaDelta County High Point590Plains of East Texas15
197.StarrStarr County High Point586Plains of South Texas44
198.SabineForse Mountain585Plains of East Texas170
199.JasperHardy Benchmark583Plains of East Texas78
200.KarnesKarnes County High Point580Plains of South Texas215
200.BurlesonBurleson County High Point580Plains of East Texas85
202.RainsRains County High Point570Plains of East Texas25
203.WashingtonWashington County High Point560Plains of East Texas128
203.LavacaLavaca County High Point560Plains of South Texas95
203.Red RiverRed River County High Point560Plains of East Texas0
206.HoustonHouston Mound555Plains of East Texas60
207.PanolaGreens Mountain551Plains of East Texas96
208.DeWittDe Witt County High Point550Plains of South Texas25
209.TitusTitus County High Point540Plains of East Texas85
209.BeeBee County High Point540Plains of South Texas75
211.CampCouch Mountain538Plains of East Texas163
212.GreggGregg County High Point535Plains of East Texas10
213.Live OakLive Oak County High Point532Plains of South Texas57
214.MarionMarion County High Point530Plains of East Texas85
215.PolkPolk County High Point505Plains of East Texas210
216.WalkerWalker County High Point500Plains of East Texas185
217.BowieBowie County High Point490Plains of East Texas35
218.ColoradoRocky Hill475Plains of East Texas110
219.TylerTyler County High Point472Plains of East Texas97
220.GrimesGrimes County High Point470Plains of East Texas115
220.AustinAustin County High Point470Plains of East Texas35
222.AngelinaAngelina County High Point460Plains of East Texas175
223.Jim WellsJim Wells County High Point450Plains of South Texas45
224.BrazosBrazos County High Point440Plains of East Texas45
225.BrooksBrooks County High Point431Plains of South Texas74
226.San JacintoSan Jacinto County High Point430Plains of East Texas55
226.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point430Plains of East Texas45
228.TrinityTrinity County High Point425Plains of East Texas120
229.MadisonMadison County High Point423Plains of East Texas78
230.GoliadGoliad County High Point420Plains of South Texas5
231.HidalgoHidalgo County High Point376Plains of South Texas14
232.WallerWaller County High Point350Plains of East Texas0
233.HarrisHarris County High Point315Plains of East Texas10
234.LibertyDavis Hill268Plains of East Texas156
235.VictoriaVictoria County High Point230Plains of South Texas15
236.San PatricioSan Patricio County High Point215Plains of South Texas13
237.HardinHardin County High Point170Plains of East Texas18
238.KlebergKleberg County High Point168Plains of South Texas0
239.WhartonWharton County High Point166Plains of East Texas4
240.Fort BendFort Bend County High Point158Plains of East Texas1
241.JacksonJackson County High Point155Plains of South Texas8
242.NuecesNueces County High Point150Plains of South Texas8
243.BrazoriaDamon Mound146Plains of East Texas79
244.KenedySullivan Benchmark115Plains of South Texas38
245.RefugioRefugio County High Point100Plains of South Texas23
246.WillacyWillacy County High Point94Plains of South Texas47
247.ChambersBarbers Hill88Plains of East Texas46
248.MatagordaMatagorda County High Point75Plains of East Texas3
249.CameronCameron County High Point70Plains of South Texas3
250.CalhounCalhoun County High Point56Plains of South Texas4
251.AransasAransas County High Point55Plains of South Texas43
252.JeffersonJefferson County High Point48Plains of East Texas6
253.GalvestonGalveston County High Point40Plains of East Texas3
254.OrangeOrange County High Point35Plains of East Texas0

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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 Texas, then 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.

Texas has more counties than any other state, and large sections of the state have very low relief. Additionally, many of these high points are on private land and require landowner permission. To date (early 2010) no one has been to all 254 of these points.


Sources that were used to help me compile this list include:

  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1998 by David Olson, Carl Mills, and Andy Martin.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for peaks provided by Tom Dunigan via the web site, and manually verified.


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