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Eastern USA Peaks with 2500 feet of Prominence

Showing Fred Lobdell's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (22 out of 30, or 73.33%)

RankPeak Prom-Ft  Elev-Ft StateRange (Level 3)Isol-MiAscent Date
1.Mount Marcy49145344New YorkCanadian Shield129.61962-08-27
2.Katahdin42885268MaineNorthern U.S. Appalachians158.31963-07-04
3.Mount Mansfield36334393VermontNorthern U.S. Appalachians51.91966-07-02
4.Slide Mountain32804180New YorkAppalachian Plateaus136.41968-07
5.Spruce Knob27814861West VirginiaAppalachian Plateaus175.41968-10-20
6.Mount Washington61486288New HampshireNorthern U.S. Appalachians819.61969-07-05
7.Mount Mitchell60896684North CarolinaBlue Ridge Mountains1189.01986-08-25
7.Clingmans Dome45036643Tennessee/North CarolinaBlue Ridge Mountains70.71986-08-25
9.Old Speck27004160MaineNorthern U.S. Appalachians20.71995-07-31
10.Sugarloaf Mountain31684240MaineNorthern U.S. Appalachians64.81995-08-02
11.Roan High Knob34856285North Carolina/TennesseeBlue Ridge Mountains18.81995-10-22 d
12.Standing Indian28195499North CarolinaBlue Ridge Mountains32.41995-11-25
13.Apple Orchard Mountain28254225VirginiaBlue Ridge Mountains33.71996-03-16
14.Richland Balsam30106410North CarolinaBlue Ridge Mountains27.11996-05-17
15.Bigelow Mountain28454145MaineNorthern U.S. Appalachians8.01996-07-09 c
16.Mount Lafayette33205240New HampshireNorthern U.S. Appalachians17.31996-07-16 a
17.Huckleberry Knob34005560North CarolinaBlue Ridge Mountains29.41996-10-24 a
18.Big Bald25565516North Carolina/TennesseeBlue Ridge Mountains15.91997-03-13
19.Jay Peak29723858VermontNorthern U.S. Appalachians29.11997-06-24 a
20.Equinox Mountain30403840VermontNorthern U.S. Appalachians11.11997-06-25
21.Killington Peak33154235VermontNorthern U.S. Appalachians56.31998-08-01
 Big Frog Mountain24804200TennesseeBlue Ridge Mountains28.61999-07-18
22.Mount Moosilauke29324802New HampshireNorthern U.S. Appalachians12.62001-09-29
 Crabtree Bald26805320North CarolinaBlue Ridge Mountains11.6 
 Whiteface Mountain30934865New YorkCanadian Shield15.9 
 Carter Dome28214832New HampshireNorthern U.S. Appalachians5.4 
 Dix Mountain27894823New YorkCanadian Shield5.7 
 Giant Mountain29534626New YorkCanadian Shield6.4 
 Mount Cabot26614160New HampshireNorthern U.S. Appalachians13.1 
 Dorset Mountain28203760VermontNorthern U.S. Appalachians10.9 
 Coburn Mountain24973717MaineNorthern U.S. Appalachians23.4 
 White Cap Mountain26043654MaineNorthern U.S. Appalachians27.5 

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List Description


  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; combination of two lists compiled 2000 by Edward Earl, Andy Martin, Roy Schweiker, and Ron Tagliapietra.
  • List generation helped by Edward Earl's WinProm program.
  • Posts made to the Yahoo Prominence Group online forum.
  • Prominence values in this list may not agree 100% with sources, due to different interpretations of key col spot elevations and out-dated peak elevations in the PBC Database.


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