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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
22.VirginiaApple Orchard Mountain28254225Northern Blue Ridge2006-08-01
46.Rhode IslandBeacon Pole Hill300550New England Upland 
27.KentuckyBlack Mountain18994139Cumberland Mountains1996-03-18
36.WisconsinBlue Mounds9341719Upper Mississippi Area 
13.IdahoBorah Peak598212,662Lost River-Lemhi Ranges1998-07-29
49.LouisianaBossier Parish High Point230470Ouachita Mountains 
 Louisiana or Driskill Mountain225535Ouachita Mountains1996-02-20
35.North DakotaBoundary Butte10312541Canadian Great Plains 
26.GeorgiaBrasstown Bald21084784Southern Blue Ridge Front1995-03-12
34.MichiganBriar Hill10411706Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
 Michigan or Grove Hill 1703Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
40.OhioCampbell Hill6391549Lower Peninsula-Heartland1996-01-05
45.IowaCarroll County High Point3201560Upper Mississippi Area 
 Iowa or Pilot Knob3191450Upper Mississippi Area 
 Iowa or Mount Earl300980Upper Mississippi Area 
6.NevadaCharleston Peak824111,916South Great Basin Ranges 
30.AlabamaCheaha Mountain14452405Southern Appalachian Ridges1996-02-23
17.TennesseeClingmans Dome45036643Great Smoky Mountains1996-03-14
14.MontanaCrazy Peak570911,209Central Montana Ranges 
32.MinnesotaEagle Mountain13212301Superior Upland1996-07-27
18.TexasEmory Peak44857825Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges 
8.WyomingGannett Peak707613,804Wind River Range1998-08-19
 Wyoming or Cloud Peak706713,167Bighorn Mountains 
21.South DakotaHarney Peak29227242Black Hills1996-08-27
37.New JerseyHigh Point8831803Northern Appalachian Ridges1995-10-07
 New Jersey or Hamburg Mountains High Point8751495Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
42.NebraskaHogback Mountain5825062Central Great Plains 
33.South CarolinaHogback Mountain10693189Southern Blue Ridge Front 
50.DelawareIron Hill200340Mid-Atlantic Highlands 
19.MaineKatahdin42885268Longfellow Mountains1996-10-06
9.UtahKings Peak634813,528Uinta Range1997-08-01
25.ArkansasMagazine Mountain21332753Ouachita Mountains1996-02-19
2.HawaiiMauna Kea13,79613,796Hawaii Big Island2000-07-27
5.ColoradoMount Elbert907314,433Sawatch Range1997-07-04
10.ArizonaMount Graham632010,720Southeast Arizona Ranges 
24.MassachusettsMount Greylock24633487Taconic Range1995-10-08
51.District of ColumbiaMount Hamilton150230Northern Blue Ridge 
7.OregonMount Hood770611,239Oregon Cascades1998-06-28
20.VermontMount Mansfield36334393Green Mountains1995-09-13
16.New YorkMount Marcy49145344Adirondack Mountains1995-09-11
1.AlaskaMount McKinley20,15620,320West-Central Alaska Range 
12.North CarolinaMount Mitchell60896684Central Blue Ridge Ranges1996-03-16
3.WashingtonMount Rainier13,21014,411South Washington Cascades1999-07-09
11.New HampshireMount Washington61486288White Mountains1995-09-14
4.CaliforniaMount Whitney10,07514,495Sequoia Sierra Nevada1997-08-12
39.MissouriMudlick Mountain6731313Ozark Plateau 
 Missouri or Clark Mountain6401440Ozark Plateau 
38.ConnecticutNorth Preston Hill8801450Taconic Range 
 Connecticut or Hanging Hills8301030New England Upland 
47.KansasPottawatomie County High Point2601560Central Great Plains 
29.MarylandQuirauk Mountain14602140Northern Blue Ridge2006-07-06
31.PennsylvaniaShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point14402180Northern Appalachian Ridges2003-04-02
 Pennsylvania or Tuscarora Mountain 2458Northern Appalachian Ridges2003-04-21
 Pennsylvania or Wills Mountain 2780Northern Appalachian Ridges 
15.New MexicoSierra Blanca Peak553311,973Southeast New Mexico Ranges 
23.West VirginiaSpruce Knob27814861Allegheny Mountains1995-09-18
28.OklahomaSugar Loaf Mountain18802560Ouachita Mountains 
48.FloridaSugarloaf Mountain245310Southeast Coast2002-12-11
43.IndianaWashington County High Point4201050Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
41.IllinoisWilliams Hill6241064Lower Peninsula-Heartland 
44.MississippiWinston County High Point382722Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or Choctaw County High Point 723Southeast Coast 
 Mississippi or McCool Lookout 720Southeast Coast 

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