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Fifty Highest CoHPs in Lower 48

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft
16.CA-Fresno/CA-InyoNorth Palisade14,242Central Sierra Nevada2894
1.CA-Inyo/CA-TulareMount Whitney14,495Sequoia Sierra Nevada10,080
40.CA-MaderaMount Ritter13,143Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada3990
42.CA-Madera/CA-TuolumneMount Lyell13,114Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada1927
14.CA-MonoWhite Mountain Peak14,246West Great Basin Ranges7196
17.CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta14,162California Cascades9772
5.CO-Alamosa/CO-CostillaBlanca Peak14,345Sangre de Cristo Range5326
6.CO-Alamosa/CO-CostillaBlanca Peak-Northeast Slope14,320Sangre de Cristo Range0
32.CO-ArchuletaSummit Peak13,300San Juan Mountains2760
13.CO-BoulderLongs Peak14,255Front Range2940
3.CO-ChaffeeMount Harvard14,420Sawatch Range2360
33.CO-Clear Creek/CO-GilpinJames Peak13,294Front Range714
29.CO-Clear Creek/CO-GrandPettingell Peak13,553Front Range1563
10.CO-Clear Creek/CO-SummitGrays Peak14,270Front Range2770
36.CO-ConejosConejos Peak13,172San Juan Mountains1912
12.CO-Custer/CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak-East Peak14,260Sangre de Cristo Range80
14.CO-DoloresMount Wilson14,246San Juan Mountains4024
22.CO-EagleMount of the Holy Cross14,005Sawatch Range2111
19.CO-El PasoPikes Peak14,110Front Range5530
43.CO-Fremont/CO-SaguacheBushnell Peak13,105Sangre de Cristo Range2405
11.CO-Gunnison/CO-PitkinCastle Peak14,265Elk Range Area2365
7.CO-HinsdaleUncompahgre Peak14,309San Juan Mountains4277
27.CO-Huerfano/CO-Las AnimasWest Spanish Peak13,626Sangre de Cristo Range3686
47.CO-Jackson/CO-LarimerClark Peak12,951Southern Wyoming Ranges2771
20.CO-La PlataWindom Peak14,087San Juan Mountains2187
2.CO-LakeMount Elbert14,433Sawatch Range9093
28.CO-LarimerHagues Peak13,560Front Range2420
23.CO-Mineral/CO-SaguachePhoenix Peak13,895San Juan Mountains1515
34.CO-MontezumaHesperus Mountain13,232San Juan Mountains2852
18.CO-OurayMount Sneffels14,150San Juan Mountains3050
9.CO-ParkMount Lincoln14,286Central Colorado Ranges3862
35.CO-Rio GrandeBennett Peak13,203San Juan Mountains1743
8.CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak14,294Sangre de Cristo Range4554
24.CO-San Juan/CO-San MiguelVermilion Peak13,894San Juan Mountains2105
21.CO-San MiguelWilson Peak14,017San Juan Mountains857
45.CO-TellerDevils Playground13,070Front Range140
50.ID-CusterBorah Peak12,662Lost River-Lemhi Ranges6002
48.MT-ParkGranite Peak12,799Absaroka Range4779
44.NM-Mora/NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range4001
38.NM-TaosWheeler Peak13,161Sangre de Cristo Range3409
41.NV-EsmeraldaBoundary Peak13,140West Great Basin Ranges253
46.NV-White PineWheeler Peak13,063East Central Great Basin Ranges7568
30.UT-DuchesneKings Peak13,528Uinta Range6358
31.UT-Duchesne/UT-SummitGilbert Peak13,442Uinta Range1554
49.UT-San JuanMount Peale12,721Canyonlands6181
4.WA-PierceMount Rainier14,411South Washington Cascades13,210
37.WY-Big Horn/WY-JohnsonCloud Peak13,167Bighorn Mountains7077
25.WY-Fremont/WY-SubletteGannett Peak13,804Wind River Range7076
39.WY-ParkFrancs Peak13,153Absaroka Range4056
26.WY-TetonGrand Teton13,770Teton Range-Yellowstone Area6545

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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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