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Fifty Highest CoHPs in Lower 48

Showing Josh Carlson's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (24 out of 50, or 48%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.CO-LakeMount Elbert14,433Sawatch Range90732002-05
2.CO-HinsdaleUncompahgre Peak14,309San Juan Mountains42772003-09
3.NM-TaosWheeler Peak13,161Sangre de Cristo Range34092005-07
4.CO-BoulderLongs Peak14,255Front Range29402006-07
4.UT-DuchesneKings Peak13,528Uinta Range63482006-07
6.CA-Inyo/CA-TulareMount Whitney14,498Sequoia Sierra Nevada10,0782009-07
7.NV-EsmeraldaBoundary Peak13,140West Great Basin Ranges2532009-08
8.ID-CusterBorah Peak12,662Lost River-Lemhi Ranges59822010-08-16
9.WY-Big Horn/WY-JohnsonCloud Peak13,167Bighorn Mountains70672010-08-19
10.NV-White PineWheeler Peak13,063East Central Great Basin Ranges75632011-06-07
11.CO-Alamosa/CO-CostillaBlanca Peak14,345Sangre de Cristo Range53262011-06-10
11.CO-Alamosa/CO-CostillaBlanca Peak-Northeast Slope14,320Sangre de Cristo Range02011-06-10
13.CO-Huerfano/CO-Las AnimasWest Spanish Peak13,626Sangre de Cristo Range36662011-06-11
14.CO-El PasoPikes Peak14,110Front Range55102012-06-04
15.CO-ParkMount Lincoln14,286Central Colorado Ranges38622012-06-05
16.CO-Clear Creek/CO-SummitGrays Peak14,270Front Range27502013-07-23
17.CO-Gunnison/CO-PitkinCastle Peak14,265Elk Range Area23452013-07-27
18.CO-Clear Creek/CO-GrandPettingell Peak13,553Front Range15632013-07-29
19.CO-Clear Creek/CO-GilpinJames Peak13,294Front Range6942015-02-14
20.CO-EagleMount of the Holy Cross14,005Sawatch Range21112015-07-02
21.UT-San JuanMount Peale12,721Canyonlands61612015-07-04
22.CO-Jackson/CO-LarimerClark Peak12,951Southern Wyoming Ranges27512016-08-03
23.CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak14,294Sangre de Cristo Range45342017-08-17
23.CO-Custer/CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak-East Peak14,240Sangre de Cristo Range402017-08-17
 CO-ChaffeeMount Harvard14,420Sawatch Range2340 
 WA-PierceMount Rainier14,411South Washington Cascades13,246 
 CA-MonoWhite Mountain Peak14,246West Great Basin Ranges7196 
 CO-DoloresMount Wilson14,246San Juan Mountains4024 
 CA-Fresno/CA-InyoNorth Palisade14,242Central Sierra Nevada2894 
 CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta14,162California Cascades9762 
 CO-OurayMount Sneffels14,150San Juan Mountains3030 
 CO-La PlataWindom Peak14,087San Juan Mountains2167 
 CO-San MiguelWilson Peak14,017San Juan Mountains857 
 CO-Mineral/CO-SaguachePhoenix Peak13,895San Juan Mountains1495 
 CO-San Juan/CO-San MiguelVermilion Peak13,894San Juan Mountains2105 
 WY-Fremont/WY-SubletteGannett Peak13,804Wind River Range7076 
 WY-TetonGrand Teton13,770Teton Range-Yellowstone Area6530 
 CO-LarimerHagues Peak13,560Front Range2400 
 UT-Duchesne/UT-SummitGilbert Peak13,442Uinta Range1554 
 CO-ArchuletaSummit Peak13,300San Juan Mountains2740 
 CO-MontezumaHesperus Mountain13,232San Juan Mountains2832 
 CO-Rio GrandeBennett Peak13,203San Juan Mountains1723 
 CO-ConejosConejos Peak13,172San Juan Mountains1892 
 WY-ParkFrancs Peak13,153Absaroka Range4056 
 CA-MaderaMount Ritter13,143Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada3957 
 CA-Madera/CA-TuolumneMount Lyell13,114Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada1894 
 CO-Fremont/CO-SaguacheBushnell Peak13,105Sangre de Cristo Range2385 
 NM-Mora/NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range4001 
 CO-TellerDevils Playground13,060Front Range120 
 MT-ParkGranite Peak12,799Absaroka Range4759 

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List Description

This list shows the fifty highest peaks in the 48 contiguous United States that are the highest point of a county. Note that this list is peak-based, not county-based. Many of the peaks in the list are the highest point in two counties, but there are still 50 peaks on it even though the number of counties represented is 57.

Many well-known fourteeners are not county high points and do not appear on this list.


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