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Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States

Showing John McGilvra's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (1 out of 51, or 1.96%)

RankStatePeak Prom-M  Elev-M Range (Level 4)Ascent Date
1.AlaskaDenali61406190West-Central Alaska Range 
2.HawaiiMauna Kea42054205Hawaii Big Island 
3.WashingtonMount Rainier40264392South Washington Cascades 
4.CaliforniaMount Whitney30714418Sequoia Sierra Nevada2000-09-11
5.ColoradoMount Elbert27654399Sawatch Range 
6.NevadaCharleston Peak25123632South Great Basin Ranges 
7.OregonMount Hood23493426Oregon Cascades 
8.WyomingGannett Peak21564207Wind River Range 
 Wyoming or Cloud Peak21544013Bighorn Mountains 
9.UtahKings Peak19354123Uinta Range 
10.ArizonaMount Graham19263267Southeast Arizona Ranges 
11.New HampshireMount Washington18741917White Mountains 
12.North CarolinaMount Mitchell18562037Central Blue Ridge Ranges 
13.IdahoBorah Peak18233859Lost River-Lemhi Ranges 
14.MontanaCrazy Peak17413417Central Montana Ranges 
15.New MexicoSierra Blanca Peak16863649Southeast New Mexico Ranges 
16.New YorkMount Marcy14981629Adirondack Mountains 
17.TennesseeClingmans Dome13732025Great Smoky Mountains 
18.TexasEmory Peak13672385Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges 
19.MaineKatahdin13071606Longfellow Mountains 
20.VermontMount Mansfield11071339Green Mountains 
21.South DakotaHarney Peak8902207Black Hills 
22.VirginiaApple Orchard Mountain8611288Northern Blue Ridge 
23.West VirginiaSpruce Knob8481482Allegheny Mountains 
24.MassachusettsMount Greylock7511063Taconic Range 
25.ArkansasMagazine Mountain650839Ouachita Mountains 
26.GeorgiaBrasstown Bald6421458Southern Blue Ridge Front 
27.KentuckyBlack Mountain5791262Cumberland Mountains 
28.OklahomaSugar Loaf Mountain573780Ouachita Mountains 
29.MarylandQuirauk Mountain445652Northern Blue Ridge 
30.AlabamaCheaha Mountain440733Southern Appalachian Ridges 
31.PennsylvaniaShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point438664Northern Appalachian Ridges 
 Pennsylvania or Tuscarora Mountain438749Northern Appalachian Ridges 
 Pennsylvania or Wills Mountain432847Northern Appalachian Ridges 
32.MinnesotaEagle Mountain402701Superior Upland 
33.South CarolinaHogback Mountain326972Southern Blue Ridge Front 
34.MichiganBriar Hill317520Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
 Michigan or Grove Hill120519Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
35.North DakotaBoundary Butte314774Canadian Great Plains 
36.WisconsinBlue Mounds285524Upper Mississippi Area 
37.New JerseyHigh Point270550Northern Appalachian Ridges 
 New Jersey or Hamburg Mountains High Point267456Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
38.ConnecticutNorth Preston Hill268442Taconic Range 
 Connecticut or Hanging Hills253314New England Upland 
39.MissouriMudlick Mountain205400Ozark Plateau 
 Missouri or Clark Mountain195439Ozark Plateau 
40.OhioCampbell Hill195472Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
41.IllinoisWilliams Hill190324Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
42.NebraskaHogback Mountain1771543Central Great Plains 
43.IndianaWashington County High Point128320Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
44.MississippiChoctaw County High Point116220Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or Winston County High Point116220Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or McCool Lookout36219Southeast Coast 
45.IowaCarroll County High Point97475Upper Mississippi Area 
 Iowa or Pilot Knob97442Upper Mississippi Area 
 Iowa or Mount Earl92299Upper Mississippi Area 
46.Rhode IslandBeacon Pole Hill92168New England Upland 
47.KansasPottawatomie County High Point79475Central Great Plains 
48.FloridaSugarloaf Mountain7494Southeast Coast 
49.LouisianaBossier Parish High Point70143Ouachita Mountains 
 Louisiana or Driskill Mountain69163Ouachita Mountains 
50.DelawareIron Hill61104Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
51.District of ColumbiaMount Hamilton4670Northern Blue Ridge 

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