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Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States

Showing Charles Zerphey's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (28 out of 51, or 54.9%)

RankStatePeak Prom-Ft  Elev-Ft Range (Level 4)Ascent Date
1.GeorgiaBrasstown Bald21084784Southern Blue Ridge Front1995-03-12
2.New YorkMount Marcy49145344Adirondack Mountains1995-09-11
3.VermontMount Mansfield36334393Green Mountains1995-09-13
4.New HampshireMount Washington61486288White Mountains1995-09-14
5.West VirginiaSpruce Knob27814861Allegheny Mountains1995-09-18
6.New JerseyHigh Point8831803Northern Appalachian Ridges1995-10-07
 New Jersey or Hamburg Mountains High Point8751495Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
7.MassachusettsMount Greylock24633487Taconic Range1995-10-08
8.OhioCampbell Hill6391549Lower Peninsula-Heartland1996-01-05
9.ArkansasMagazine Mountain21332753Ouachita Mountains1996-02-19
10.AlabamaCheaha Mountain14452405Southern Appalachian Ridges1996-02-23
11.TennesseeClingmans Dome45036643Great Smoky Mountains1996-03-14
12.North CarolinaMount Mitchell60896684Central Blue Ridge Ranges1996-03-16
13.KentuckyBlack Mountain18994139Cumberland Mountains1996-03-18
14.MinnesotaEagle Mountain13212301Superior Upland1996-07-27
15.South DakotaBlack Elk Peak29117231Black Hills1996-08-27
16.MaineKatahdin42885268Longfellow Mountains1996-10-06
17.ColoradoMount Elbert907314,433Sawatch Range1997-07-04
18.UtahKings Peak634813,528Uinta Range1997-08-01
19.CaliforniaMount Whitney10,07814,498Sequoia Sierra Nevada1997-08-12
20.OregonMount Hood770611,239Oregon Cascades1998-06-28
21.IdahoBorah Peak598212,662Lost River-Lemhi Ranges1998-07-29
22.WyomingGannett Peak707613,804Wind River Range1998-08-19
 Wyoming or Cloud Peak706713,167Bighorn Mountains 
23.WashingtonMount Rainier13,21014,411South Washington Cascades1999-07-09
24.HawaiiMauna Kea13,79613,796Hawaii Big Island2000-07-27
25.FloridaSugarloaf Mountain245310Southeast Coast2002-12-11
26.PennsylvaniaShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point14402180Northern Appalachian Ridges2003-04-02
 Pennsylvania or Tuscarora Mountain14382458Northern Appalachian Ridges2003-04-21
 Pennsylvania or Wills Mountain14202780Northern Appalachian Ridges 
27.MarylandQuirauk Mountain14602140Northern Blue Ridge2006-07-06
28.VirginiaApple Orchard Mountain28254225Northern Blue Ridge2006-08-01
 OklahomaSugar Loaf Mountain18802560Ouachita Mountains 
 ConnecticutNorth Preston Hill8801450Taconic Range 
 Connecticut or Hanging Hills8301030New England Upland 
 MissouriMudlick Mountain6731313Ozark Plateau 
 Missouri or Clark Mountain6401440Ozark Plateau 
 South CarolinaHogback Mountain10693189Southern Blue Ridge Front 
 MichiganBriar Hill10411706Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
 Michigan or Grove Hill3941703Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
 North DakotaBoundary Butte10312541Canadian Great Plains 
 WisconsinBlue Mounds9341719Upper Mississippi Area 
 AlaskaDenali20,14620,310West-Central Alaska Range 
 NevadaCharleston Peak824111,916South Great Basin Ranges 
 MontanaCrazy Peak570911,209Central Montana Ranges 
 New MexicoSierra Blanca Peak553311,973Southeast New Mexico Ranges 
 ArizonaMount Graham632010,720Southeast Arizona Ranges 
 TexasEmory Peak44857825Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges 
 LouisianaBossier Parish High Point230470Ouachita Mountains 
 Louisiana or Driskill Mountain225535Ouachita Mountains1996-02-20
 DelawareIron Hill200340Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
 District of ColumbiaMount Hamilton150230Northern Blue Ridge 
 IllinoisWilliams Hill6241064Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
 NebraskaHogback Mountain5825062Central Great Plains 
 IndianaWashington County High Point4201050Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
 MississippiChoctaw County High Point383723Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or Winston County High Point382722Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or McCool Lookout120720Southeast Coast 
 IowaPilot Knob3271453Upper Mississippi Area 
 Rhode IslandBeacon Pole Hill300550New England Upland 
 KansasPottawatomie County High Point2601560Central Great Plains 

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