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USA Lower 48 Drainage Basin High Points

Basins with over 1500 square miles

Showing Julie Rising's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (5 out of 64, or 7.81%)

RankDrainage BasinArea-SqMiPeak Elev-Ft CountryRange (Level 4)Ascent Date
1.Great Basin201,693Mount Whitney14,495United StatesSequoia Sierra Nevada 
1.Owens Valley3,293Mount Whitney14,495United StatesSequoia Sierra Nevada 
1.South San Joaquin Basin16,381Mount Whitney14,495United StatesSequoia Sierra Nevada 
4.Mississippi1,251,272Mount Elbert14,433United StatesSawatch Range 
5.Rio Grande222,823Blanca Peak14,345United StatesSangre de Cristo Range 
6.Colorado249,676Uncompahgre Peak14,309United StatesSan Juan Mountains 
7.Columbia259,390Mount Rainier-Southeast Crater Rim14,200United StatesSouth Washington Cascades 
8.Klamath15,624Mount Shasta14,162United StatesCalifornia Cascades 
8.Sacramento26,786Mount Shasta14,162United StatesCalifornia Cascades 
10.San Joaquin15,760Mount Humphreys13,986United StatesCentral Sierra Nevada 
11.Salton Sea8,035San Gorgonio Mountain11,499United StatesTransverse Ranges 
12.Santa Ana1,691San Gorgonio Mountain-Northwest Slope11,400United StatesTransverse Ranges 
13.Skagit3,143Mount Baker10,781United StatesNorth Cascades 
14.Wilcox Playa1,680Mount Graham10,720United StatesSoutheast Arizona Ranges 
15.Great Divide Basin3,908Ferris Mountain10,037United StatesGreat Divide Basin Area 
16.Rogue5,155Mount McLoughlin9495United StatesOregon Cascades 
17.Umpqua4,665Mount Thielsen9182United StatesOregon Cascades 
18.Santa Clara1,605Mount Pinos8831United StatesTransverse Ranges 
19.Santa Maria1,820Sawmill Mountain-West Peak8749United StatesTransverse Ranges 
20.Snohomish1,806Mount Daniel7960United StatesSouth Washington Cascades 
21.Eel3,677Black Butte7448United StatesNorthern California Coast Range 
22.Androscoggin3,512Mount Washington6288United StatesWhite Mountains2011-08-13
22.Saco1,698Mount Washington6288United StatesWhite Mountains2011-08-13
22.Connecticut11,253Mount Washington6288United StatesWhite Mountains2011-08-13
25.Santee15,392Grandfather Mountain5946United StatesSouthern Blue Ridge Front 
26.Salinas4,687Junipero Serra Peak5862United StatesCentral California Coast Ranges 
27.Savannah10,467Standing Indian5499United StatesSouthern Blue Ridge Front 
28.St. Lawrence502,413Mount Marcy5344United StatesAdirondack Mountains 
28.Hudson13,424Mount Marcy5344United StatesAdirondack Mountains 
30.Penobscot8,544Katahdin5268United StatesLongfellow Mountains2011-09-09
31.Merrimack5,020Mount Lafayette5240United StatesWhite Mountains2006-09-30
32.Chehalis2,123Capitol Peak5054United StatesOlympic Mountains 
33.Potomac14,213Spruce Knob4861United StatesAllegheny Mountains 
34.Brazos45,674Mississippi-Rio Grande-Brazos Triple Divide4740United StatesSouthern Great Plains 
35.James9,676Little Ridge4546United StatesCentral Appalachian Ridges 
36.Colorado [TX]42,299Colorado Basin High Point4540United StatesSouthern Great Plains 
37.Apalachicola19,615Tray Mountain4430United StatesSouthern Blue Ridge Front 
38.Kennebec5,911Sugarloaf Mountain4240United StatesLongfellow Mountains 
39.Roanoke9,785Apple Orchard Mountain4225United StatesNorthern Blue Ridge 
40.Alabama43,719Big Frog Mountain4200United StatesSouthern Blue Ridge Front 
41.Delaware12,880Slide Mountain4180United StatesCatskill Mountains 
42.Pee Dee17,882Thompkins Knob4080United StatesSouthern Blue Ridge Front 
43.Rappahannock2,571Hawksbill4050United StatesNorthern Blue Ridge 
44.Susquehanna27,456Blue Knob3120United StatesAllegheny Mountains 
45.Housatonic1,930Mount Everett2608United StatesTaconic Range 
46.Nueces16,820Edwards County High Point2415United StatesSouthern Great Plains 
47.Guadalupe6,007Guadalupe Basin High Point2405United StatesSouthern Great Plains 
48.San Antonio4,192Guadalupe Benchmark2383United StatesSouthern Great Plains 
49.Mattaponi2,604Peters Mountain1820United StatesNorthern Blue Ridge 
50.Altamaha14,279Stone Mountain1680United StatesPiedmont 
51.Trinity17,994Young County High Point1522United StatesSouthern Great Plains 
52.Thames [CT]1,622Burley Hill1316United StatesNew England Upland 
53.Saint Croix1,985Musquash Mountain1220United StatesNew England Upland 
54.Cape Fear9,108Cape Fear Basin High Point1010United StatesPiedmont 
55.Neuse5,600Roxboro Hill890United StatesPiedmont 
56.Ogeechee4,463Hancock County High Point745United StatesPiedmont 
57.Tar3,178Granville County High Point740United StatesPiedmont 
58.Sabine19,818Hunt County High Point730United StatesSouthern Great Plains 
59.Pearl [MS-LA]8,635Winston County High Point722United StatesSoutheast Coast 
60.Pascagoula8,487Circle Hill700United StatesSoutheast Coast 
61.Edisto2,440Saluda County High Point680United StatesPiedmont 
62.Chowan4,905Nottoway Basin High Point660United StatesPiedmont 
63.Suwanee13,576Crisp County High Point480United StatesPiedmont 
64.St. John9,238Sugarloaf Mountain310United StatesSoutheast Coast 

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