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Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States

Showing Denis Dean's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (24 out of 51, or 47.06%)

RankStatePeak Prom-Ft  Elev-Ft Range (Level 4)Ascent Date
1.AlaskaDenali20,14620,310West-Central Alaska Range 
2.CaliforniaMount Whitney10,07814,498Sequoia Sierra Nevada 
3.ColoradoMount Elbert907314,433Sawatch Range2006-09-03
4.WashingtonMount Rainier13,21014,411South Washington Cascades2014-07-01
5.WyomingGannett Peak707613,804Wind River Range 
 Wyoming or Cloud Peak706713,167Bighorn Mountains 
6.HawaiiMauna Kea13,79613,796Hawaii Big Island 
7.UtahKings Peak634813,528Uinta Range 
8.IdahoBorah Peak598212,662Lost River-Lemhi Ranges 
9.New MexicoSierra Blanca Peak553311,973Southeast New Mexico Ranges 
10.NevadaCharleston Peak824111,916South Great Basin Ranges 
11.OregonMount Hood770611,239Oregon Cascades2013-06-16
12.MontanaCrazy Peak570911,209Central Montana Ranges 
13.ArizonaMount Graham632010,720Southeast Arizona Ranges 
14.TexasEmory Peak44857825Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges 
15.South DakotaBlack Elk Peak29117231Black Hills2005-03-20
16.North CarolinaMount Mitchell60896684Central Blue Ridge Ranges2003-08-31
17.TennesseeClingmans Dome45036643Great Smoky Mountains2003-09-20
18.New HampshireMount Washington61486288White Mountains1995-07-11
19.New YorkMount Marcy49145344Adirondack Mountains2007-07-07
20.MaineKatahdin42885268Longfellow Mountains2013-07-16
21.NebraskaHogback Mountain5825062Central Great Plains 
22.West VirginiaSpruce Knob27814861Allegheny Mountains2003-09-13
23.GeorgiaBrasstown Bald21084784Southern Blue Ridge Front2003-08-30
24.VermontMount Mansfield36334393Green Mountains2007-07-05
25.VirginiaApple Orchard Mountain28254225Northern Blue Ridge2014-07-21
26.KentuckyBlack Mountain18994139Cumberland Mountains2003-09-13
27.MassachusettsMount Greylock24633487Taconic Range2009-06-12
28.South CarolinaHogback Mountain10693189Southern Blue Ridge Front 
29.ArkansasMagazine Mountain21332753Ouachita Mountains2003-07-04
30.OklahomaSugar Loaf Mountain18802560Ouachita Mountains 
31.North DakotaBoundary Butte10312541Canadian Great Plains 
32.AlabamaCheaha Mountain14452405Southern Appalachian Ridges2003-07-06
33.MinnesotaEagle Mountain13212301Superior Upland2006-07-01
34.PennsylvaniaShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point14402180Northern Appalachian Ridges 
 Pennsylvania or Tuscarora Mountain14382458Northern Appalachian Ridges 
 Pennsylvania or Wills Mountain14202780Northern Appalachian Ridges 
35.MarylandQuirauk Mountain14602140Northern Blue Ridge 
36.New JerseyHigh Point8831803Northern Appalachian Ridges2005-12-19
 New Jersey or Hamburg Mountains High Point8751495Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
37.WisconsinBlue Mounds9341719Upper Mississippi Area2006-07-04
38.MichiganBriar Hill10411706Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
 Michigan or Grove Hill3941703Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
39.KansasPottawatomie County High Point2601560Central Great Plains 
40.OhioCampbell Hill6391549Lower Peninsula-Heartland2004-05-31
41.IowaPilot Knob3271453Upper Mississippi Area2017-01-21 c
42.ConnecticutNorth Preston Hill8801450Taconic Range 
 Connecticut or Hanging Hills8301030New England Upland 
43.MissouriMudlick Mountain6731313Ozark Plateau 
 Missouri or Clark Mountain6401440Ozark Plateau2009-01-18
44.IllinoisWilliams Hill6241064Lower Peninsula-Heartland2012-11-24
45.IndianaWashington County High Point4201050Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
46.MississippiChoctaw County High Point383723Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or Winston County High Point382722Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or McCool Lookout120720Southeast Coast 
47.Rhode IslandBeacon Pole Hill300550New England Upland 
48.LouisianaBossier Parish High Point230470Ouachita Mountains 
 Louisiana or Driskill Mountain225535Ouachita Mountains2003-07-03
49.DelawareIron Hill200340Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
50.FloridaSugarloaf Mountain245310Southeast Coast2006-12-28
51.District of ColumbiaMount Hamilton150230Northern Blue Ridge 

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