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Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States

Showing Bob Packard's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (51 out of 51, or 100%)

RankStatePeak Prom-Ft  Elev-Ft Range (Level 4)Ascent Date
1.MassachusettsMount Greylock24633487Taconic Range1944-08
2.MaineKatahdin42885268Longfellow Mountains1958-06
3.VermontMount Mansfield36334393Green Mountains1961-06
4.New HampshireMount Washington61486288White Mountains1961-07
5.OregonMount Hood770611,239Oregon Cascades1973-07
6.New YorkMount Marcy49145344Adirondack Mountains1975-06 a3
7.ColoradoMount Elbert907314,433Sawatch Range1977-08 a2
8.UtahKings Peak634813,528Uinta Range1980-08 a1
9.CaliforniaMount Whitney10,07514,495Sequoia Sierra Nevada1982-07 a5
10.New MexicoSierra Blanca Peak553311,973Southeast New Mexico Ranges1982-08 a5
11.WyomingGannett Peak707613,804Wind River Range1983-08 a4
 Wyoming or Cloud Peak706713,167Bighorn Mountains1988-08 a1
12.ArizonaMount Graham632010,720Southeast Arizona Ranges1983-11
13.NevadaCharleston Peak824111,916South Great Basin Ranges1984-07 a2
14.IdahoBorah Peak598212,662Lost River-Lemhi Ranges1984-08 a2
15.TexasEmory Peak44857825Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges1984-12 a2
16.HawaiiMauna Kea13,79613,796Hawaii Big Island1985-07 a8
17.KentuckyBlack Mountain18994139Cumberland Mountains1985-08 a3
18.West VirginiaSpruce Knob27814861Allegheny Mountains1985-08 a5
19.North CarolinaMount Mitchell60896684Central Blue Ridge Ranges1985-08 a7
20.TennesseeClingmans Dome45036643Great Smoky Mountains1985-08 a8
21.GeorgiaBrasstown Bald21084784Southern Blue Ridge Front1985-08 a9
22.AlabamaCheaha Mountain14452405Southern Appalachian Ridges1985-08 b1
23.WashingtonMount Rainier13,21014,411South Washington Cascades1986-07 a8
24.South DakotaHarney Peak29227242Black Hills1987-07 e5
25.AlaskaMount McKinley20,15620,320West-Central Alaska Range1990-06 a1
26.New JerseyHigh Point8831803Northern Appalachian Ridges1993-05 a7
 New Jersey or Hamburg Mountains High Point8751495Mid-Atlantic Highlands2004-06-01
27.OhioCampbell Hill6391549Lower Peninsula-Heartland1993-06 a8
28.MinnesotaEagle Mountain13212301Superior Upland1993-06 b5
29.ArkansasMagazine Mountain21332753Ouachita Mountains1995-06 c3
30.VirginiaApple Orchard Mountain28254225Northern Blue Ridge2002-04-27
31.MarylandQuirauk Mountain14602140Northern Blue Ridge2002-05-06
32.WisconsinBlue Mounds9341719Upper Mississippi Area2002-05-23
33.North DakotaBoundary Butte10312541Canadian Great Plains2002-07-06
34.MontanaCrazy Peak570911,209Central Montana Ranges2002-07-17
35.LouisianaBossier Parish High Point230470Ouachita Mountains2003-04-27
 Louisiana or Driskill Mountain225535Ouachita Mountains1993-05 a1
36.OklahomaSugar Loaf Mountain18802560Ouachita Mountains2003-04-30
37.MissouriMudlick Mountain6731313Ozark Plateau2003-05-05
 Missouri or Clark Mountain6401440Ozark Plateau2003-05-05
38.South CarolinaHogback Mountain10693189Southern Blue Ridge Front2003-05-17
39.DelawareIron Hill200340Mid-Atlantic Highlands2003-05-26
40.PennsylvaniaShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point14402180Northern Appalachian Ridges2003-05-28
 Pennsylvania or Tuscarora Mountain 2458Northern Appalachian Ridges2002-05-03
 Pennsylvania or Wills Mountain 2780Northern Appalachian Ridges2010-07-08
41.Rhode IslandBeacon Pole Hill300550New England Upland2003-05-29
42.MichiganBriar Hill10411706Lower Peninsula-Heartland2003-06-06
 Michigan or Grove Hill 1703Lower Peninsula-Heartland2003-06-05
42.IndianaWashington County High Point4201050Lower Peninsula-Heartland2003-06-06
44.IllinoisWilliams Hill6241064Lower Peninsula-Heartland2003-06-08
45.KansasPottawatomie County High Point2601560Central Great Plains2003-06-10
45.IowaCarroll County High Point3201560Upper Mississippi Area2003-06-10
 Iowa or Pilot Knob3191450Upper Mississippi Area2003-06-09
 Iowa or Mount Earl300980Upper Mississippi Area 
47.NebraskaHogback Mountain5825062Central Great Plains2003-08-15
48.MississippiWinston County High Point382722Southeast Coast2003-11-16
 Mississippi or Choctaw County High Point 723Southeast Coast2003-11-16
 Mississippi or McCool Lookout 720Southeast Coast2003-11-16
49.FloridaSugarloaf Mountain245310Southeast Coast2004-02-02
50.ConnecticutNorth Preston Hill8801450Taconic Range2009-05-21
 Connecticut or Hanging Hills8301030New England Upland2003-05-28
51.District of ColumbiaMount Hamilton150230Northern Blue Ridge2010-06-20

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