Jump to Map of List PeaksMethod: Clean | Average | Optimistic Winter Ascent Dates only (Help)Show List using Metric Units

Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone

Based on Tom Turiano's Select Peaks Guidebook/History Tome

Showing Veronica Oser's most recent ascent dates for climbed peaks (0 out of 107, or 0%)

RankPeak Elev-Ft
StateRange (Level 5) Prom-Ft
Ascent Date
1.Gannett Peak13,804WyomingNorthern Wind River Range7076 
2.Grand Teton13,770WyomingTeton Range6560 
3.Granite Peak12,799MontanaBeartooth Mountains4799 
4.Hilgard Peak11,316MontanaMadison Range4063 
5.Francs Peak13,153WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range4056 
6.Trout Peak12,244WyomingCentral Absaroka Range3724 
7.South Sheep Mountain10,606MontanaLionshead-Henrys Lake Ranges3686 
8.Wyoming Peak11,378WyomingWyoming Range3578 
9.Electric Peak10,969MontanaGallatin Range3409 
10.Gallatin Peak11,015MontanaMadison Range3197 
11.Doubletop Peak11,760WyomingGros Ventre Range3040 
12.Mount Wood12,660MontanaBeartooth Mountains2900 
13.Lone Mountain11,162MontanaMadison Range2762 
14.Castle Mountain12,612MontanaBeartooth Mountains2692 
14.Mount Cowen11,212MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range2692 
16.Mount Moran12,605WyomingTeton Range2685 
17.Emigrant Peak10,921MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range2609 
18.Wind River Peak13,192WyomingSouthern Wind River Range2592 
19.Hoback Peak10,862WyomingWyoming Range2582 
20.Pilot Peak11,699WyomingCentral Absaroka Range2539 
21.Mount McDougal10,780WyomingWyoming Range2380 
22.Mount Sheridan10,308WyomingYellowstone Plateau2328 
23.Mount Fitzpatrick10,907WyomingSalt River Range2267 
24.Younts Peak12,156WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range2241 
25.Sphinx Mountain10,876MontanaMadison Range2116 
26.Baldy Mountain9835IdahoSnake River Range2115 
27.Sage Peak10,653MontanaMadison Range2093 
28.Mount Chisholm10,333MontanaGallatin Range2018 
29.Lizard Head Peak12,842WyomingSouthern Wind River Range1922 
30.Eagle Peak11,367WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1887 
31.Two Sisters11,190MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range1870 
32.Mount Leidy10,326WyomingGros Ventre Range1846 
33.Cutoff Mountain10,695MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range1775 
34.Mount Baird10,025IdahoSnake River Range1745 
35.Carter Mountain12,319WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1719 
36.Mount Douglas11,282MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range1682 
37.Triple Peak11,127WyomingWyoming Range1647 
38.Fortress Peak12,085WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1643 
39.Closed Benchmark11,304WyomingCentral Absaroka Range1624 
40.Clause Peak10,612WyomingWyoming Range1612 
41.Pinnacle Buttes11,516WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1596 
42.Monument Peak10,995MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range1592 
43.Gros Peak11,180WyomingGros Ventre Range1580 
44.The Needles10,920MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range1517 
45.Beartooth Mountain12,351MontanaBeartooth Mountains1511 
46.Temple Peak12,972WyomingSouthern Wind River Range1492 
47.Peak 1263512,635WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1435 
48.Silvertip Peak10,645WyomingCentral Absaroka Range1405 
49.Buck Mountain11,938WyomingTeton Range1378 
50.Black Peak11,657WyomingGros Ventre Range1377 
51.Washakie Needles12,518WyomingWashakie Range1347 
52.Black Mountain10,941MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range1341 
53.Whitetail Peak12,551MontanaBeartooth Mountains1311 
54.Pollux Peak11,063WyomingCentral Absaroka Range1263 
55.Dead Indian Peak12,216WyomingCentral Absaroka Range1256 
55.Ramshorn Peak10,296MontanaGallatin Range1256 
57.Mount Holmes10,331WyomingGallatin Range1251 
58.Notch Mountain10,950WyomingCentral Absaroka Range1230 
59.Koch Peak11,293MontanaMadison Range1213 
60.Mount Wagner10,709WyomingSalt River Range1212 
61.The Pyramid10,730MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range1210 
62.Middle Teton12,804WyomingTeton Range1204 
63.Raggedtop Mountain11,880WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1200 
63.Wolf Mountain11,840MontanaBeartooth Mountains1200 
65.Fremont Peak13,745WyomingNorthern Wind River Range1184 
66.Wiggins Peak12,176WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1176 
67.Overlook Mountain11,869WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1167 
68.Ishawooa Cone11,853WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1133 
69.Sheep Mountain11,239WyomingGros Ventre Range1122 
70.Stewart Mountain10,103WyomingSalt River Range1103 
71.Beehive Peak10,760MontanaMadison Range1080 
72.Avalanche Peak10,568WyomingCentral Absaroka Range1048 
73.Man Peak10,326WyomingSalt River Range1046 
74.Imp Peak11,202MontanaMadison Range1042 
75.Antoinette Peak11,407WyomingGros Ventre Range1029 
76.Needle Mountain12,106WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1026 
77.Jackson Peak10,741WyomingGros Ventre Range1021 
78.Tosi Peak11,380WyomingGros Ventre Range1020 
79.Mount Doane10,656WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range1016 
80.Mount Warren13,722WyomingNorthern Wind River Range1002 
80.Sunlight Peak11,922WyomingCentral Absaroka Range1002 
82.Harrower Peak13,052WyomingNorthern Wind River Range972 
83.Crow Mountain10,727MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range946 
84.Echo Peak11,260MontanaMadison Range940 
85.Battlement Mountain11,813WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range933 
86.Mount Wallace10,697MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range897 
87.Ferry Peak9612WyomingSnake River Range892 
88.Abiathar Peak10,928WyomingCentral Absaroka Range888 
89.Teewinot Mountain12,325WyomingTeton Range885 
90.Red Tops12,242WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range882 
91.Glacier Peak12,360MontanaBeartooth Mountains880 
92.Mount Helen13,620WyomingNorthern Wind River Range860 
93.Haystack Peak10,106WyomingSalt River Range826 
94.Mount Bonneville12,585WyomingCentral Wind River Range825 
95.Fossil Mountain10,916WyomingTeton Range796 
96.Mount Owen12,928WyomingTeton Range768 
97.Musembeah Peak12,593WyomingCentral Wind River Range753 
98.Powder Peak9862WyomingSnake River Range702 
99.Hyalite Peak10,298MontanaGallatin Range698 
100.Virginia Peak10,141WyomingSalt River Range661 
101.Rock Lake Peak10,770WyomingSalt River Range610 
102.Ramshorn Peak11,635WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range555 
103.Mount Blackmore10,154MontanaGallatin Range554 
104.Peak 1216512,165WyomingWashakie Range525 
105.Pinnacle Peak10,808WyomingGros Ventre Range448 
106.Turret Mountain11,006WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range406 
107.Elephanthead Mountain9431MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range231 

Front Runners List: Click here to see list completion progress by climbers that log their climbs using

Multiple Ascents Grid: Click here for a grid showing all of Veronica Oser's ascents of peaks on this list (including up to 10 rounds of repeats).

Compare Climbers: Click here to compare ascents of up to 5 climbers working on this list.

List Description

This list is not formally or mathematically defined--it is simply a list of 107 peaks in a great book. But, like the book, the list is a rewarding one for peakbaggers. It has a very pleasing variety to it, from trail hikes to serious mountaineering expeditions, and from rock spires to wilderness meadows. The common bond of these summits is that they represent the best of the incredible mountain diversity of the Greater Yellowstone area, the hub of the northern Rockies. Represented are peaks from a galaxy of great ranges: the Tetons, the Wind Rivers, the Beartooths, and many others.

Anyone who has the mountains in their heart could be inspired to move to Jackson Hole so that they can start picking off summits on this great list.


Exum mountain guide Tom Turiano's richly researched tome Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone is the source for this list.

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone (Turiano)

Caution: These books feature many of the peaks on this list, but may not have information on all of them.


Map Showing Location of Peaks

 = Peaks climbed by Veronica Oser   = Unclimbed peaks

Click on a peak to see its name and a clickable link.

(Map only shows peaks ranked by clean prominence)

Click Here for a Full Screen Map

This page has been served 560242 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2018 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service