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Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States

Showing Bob Schwab's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (37 out of 51, or 72.55%)

RankStatePeak Prom-Ft  Elev-Ft Range (Level 4)Ascent Date
1.VirginiaApple Orchard Mountain28254225Northern Blue RidgeUnknown
1.MassachusettsMount Greylock24633487Taconic RangeUnknown
1.PennsylvaniaShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point14402180Northern Appalachian RidgesUnknown
 Pennsylvania or Tuscarora Mountain 2458Northern Appalachian RidgesUnknown
 Pennsylvania or Wills Mountain 2780Northern Appalachian Ridges 
1.WisconsinBlue Mounds9341719Upper Mississippi AreaUnknown
1.MichiganBriar Hill10411706Lower Peninsula-HeartlandUnknown
 Michigan or Grove Hill 1703Lower Peninsula-HeartlandUnknown
1.KansasPottawatomie County High Point2601560Central Great PlainsUnknown
1.IowaCarroll County High Point3201560Upper Mississippi AreaUnknown
 Iowa or Pilot Knob3191450Upper Mississippi AreaUnknown
 Iowa or Mount Earl300980Upper Mississippi Area 
1.IllinoisWilliams Hill6241064Lower Peninsula-HeartlandUnknown
1.IndianaWashington County High Point4201050Lower Peninsula-HeartlandUnknown
1.LouisianaBossier Parish High Point230470Ouachita MountainsUnknown
 Louisiana or Driskill Mountain225535Ouachita Mountains1995-03-17
1.FloridaSugarloaf Mountain245310Southeast CoastUnknown
12.OregonMount Hood770611,239Oregon Cascades1979-10-07
13.CaliforniaMount Whitney10,07514,495Sequoia Sierra Nevada1981-08-10
14.ColoradoMount Elbert907314,433Sawatch Range1983-07-21
15.New JerseyHigh Point8831803Northern Appalachian Ridges1992-10-11
 New Jersey or Hamburg Mountains High Point8751495Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
16.OhioCampbell Hill6391549Lower Peninsula-Heartland1992-10-30
17.WashingtonMount Rainier13,21014,411South Washington Cascades1993-07-27
18.GeorgiaBrasstown Bald21084784Southern Blue Ridge Front1993-08-07
19.AlabamaCheaha Mountain14452405Southern Appalachian Ridges1993-08-08
20.North CarolinaMount Mitchell60896684Central Blue Ridge Ranges1993-08-11
21.TennesseeClingmans Dome45036643Great Smoky Mountains1993-08-12
22.VermontMount Mansfield36334393Green Mountains1993-08-30
23.West VirginiaSpruce Knob27814861Allegheny Mountains1994-07-15
24.KentuckyBlack Mountain18994139Cumberland Mountains1994-07-16
25.MinnesotaEagle Mountain13212301Superior Upland1994-08-10
26.South DakotaHarney Peak29227242Black Hills1994-08-12
27.IdahoBorah Peak598212,662Lost River-Lemhi Ranges1994-08-16
28.ArkansasMagazine Mountain21332753Ouachita Mountains1995-03-17
29.New YorkMount Marcy49145344Adirondack Mountains1995-06-01
30.New HampshireMount Washington61486288White Mountains1995-06-02
31.MaineKatahdin42885268Longfellow Mountains1995-06-04
32.UtahKings Peak634813,528Uinta Range1995-08-31
33.North DakotaBoundary Butte10312541Canadian Great Plains2006-05-06
34.MarylandQuirauk Mountain14602140Northern Blue Ridge2008-09-12
35.HawaiiMauna Kea13,79613,796Hawaii Big Island2009-03-13
36.DelawareIron Hill200340Mid-Atlantic Highlands2012-12-19
37.District of ColumbiaMount Hamilton150230Northern Blue Ridge2013-04-27
 AlaskaMount McKinley20,15620,320West-Central Alaska Range 
 WyomingGannett Peak707613,804Wind River Range 
 Wyoming or Cloud Peak706713,167Bighorn Mountains 
 New MexicoSierra Blanca Peak553311,973Southeast New Mexico Ranges 
 NevadaCharleston Peak824111,916South Great Basin Ranges 
 MontanaCrazy Peak570911,209Central Montana Ranges 
 ArizonaMount Graham632010,720Southeast Arizona Ranges 
 TexasEmory Peak44857825Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges 
 NebraskaHogback Mountain5825062Central Great Plains 
 South CarolinaHogback Mountain10693189Southern Blue Ridge Front 
 OklahomaSugar Loaf Mountain18802560Ouachita Mountains 
 ConnecticutNorth Preston Hill8801450Taconic Range 
 Connecticut or Hanging Hills8301030New England Upland 
 MissouriMudlick Mountain6731313Ozark Plateau 
 Missouri or Clark Mountain6401440Ozark PlateauUnknown
 MississippiWinston County High Point382722Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or Choctaw County High Point 723Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or McCool Lookout 720Southeast Coast 
 Rhode IslandBeacon Pole Hill300550New England Upland 

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