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Counties with Largest Area - Multiple Ascents Grid

Showing all of Matt Varney's ascent dates (max 10 rounds) (Overall: 6 out of 50, or 12%)

RankGeographyPeak Elev-Ft  Prom-Ft TotalRound 1
Round 2
1.CA-InyoMount Whitney14,49810,0781 2014-08-21  
2.CA-FresnoNorth Palisade14,2422894   
3.CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta14,16297622 2011-07-30  2015-07-18 
4.WY-FremontGannett Peak13,8047076   
5.WY-ParkFrancs Peak13,1534056   
6.NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,1024001   
7.NV-White PineWheeler Peak13,0637563   
8.UT-San JuanMount Peale12,7216161   
9.AZ-CoconinoHumphreys Peak12,6336039   
10.NM-OteroSierra Blanca Peak11,9735533   
11.NV-NyeMount Jefferson11,9415861   
12.WY-CarbonMedicine Bow Peak-West Ridge11,9200   
13.NV-ClarkCharleston Peak11,9168241   
14.CA-San BernardinoSan Gorgonio Mountain11,4998294   
15.NV-LanderBunker Hill11,4732793   
16.AZ-ApacheMount Baldy11,4034723   
17.NV-ElkoRuby Dome11,3874793   
18.MT-BeaverheadTweedy Mountain11,1543794   
19.UT-TooeleDeseret Peak11,0315812   
20.NM-CatronWhitewater Baldy10,8953535   
21.CA-RiversideSan Jacinto Peak10,8398319   
22.NM-SocorroSouth Baldy10,7833803   
23.NV-WashoeMount Rose10,7763630   
24.NV-LincolnMount Grafton-South Ridge10,6400   
25.UT-MillardMine Camp Peak10,2223001   
26.UT-Box ElderBull Mountain99343734   
27.NV-PershingStar Peak98365400   
28.AZ-CochiseChiricahua Peak97595139   
29.OR-HarneySteens Mountain973343731 2019-10-18 b  
30.NV-HumboldtGranite Peak97324397   
31.WY-SweetwaterPine Mountain95501273   
32.ID-IdahoBare Peak Northwest943939   
33.NM-San JuanBeautiful Mountain93881508   
34.OR-KlamathMount Thielsen918233422 2008-08-16  2011-09-17 
35.NM-McKinleyCerros de Alejandro9166606   
36.AZ-PimaMount Lemmon91575157   
37.CA-KernSawmill Mountain8818418   
38.OR-LakeCrane Mountain845623361 2019-08-22 a  
39.AZ-MohaveHualapai Peak84174439   
40.ID-OwyheeCinnabar Mountain84033123   
41.AZ-NavajoBlack Mesa High Point81681808   
42.OR-MalheurOregon Canyon Mountains Peak802716071 2019-10-18 a  
43.AZ-YavapaiMount Union79792939   
44.TX-BrewsterEmory Peak78254485   
45.AZ-MaricopaBrowns Peak76573297   
46.NM-ChavesOne Tree Peak7089649   
47.AZ-YumaSignal Peak48773477   
48.NE-CherryHazel Benchmark4206226   
49.ME-AroostookPeaked Mountain22201060   
50.MN-Saint LouisPike Mountain1950520   

Main Peak List: Click here to see the standard peak listing, showning more informational columns and just the first ascent date.

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About the Multiple Ascent Grid:

  • This table grid shows all peaks on a given list, and all ascents done by Matt Varney, up to 10 ascents per peak.
  • While many peakbaggers do not like to repeat ascents, some will try to do multiple "laps" or "rounds" of a favorite list, often one close to home.
  • The header for each ascent column shows, in parentheses, the total number of peaks climbed in each "round", and clicking the header link will sort your ascents for that round.
  • Due to space limitations, this listing has just the basic peak info, so up to ten date columns can be shown. Please use the main peak list (linked above) for more basic info and functionality.
  • Some climbers will log two ascents of the same peak on the same day--for example, when doing an out-and-back ridge run with other ascents sandwiched between two of the same peak. Some might not consider these to be two separate ascents for the purposes of doing multiple rounds. Clicking on the "Count a peak only once per day" link in the header will collapse multiple ascents of a peak on a single day into just one ascent for this grid list.

List Description

This list shows the highest points of the 50 largest counties in the US outside of Alaska. All but four of them are in nine western states. There is one each in Texas, Nebraska, Minnesota, and Maine.

Thanks to John Hasch for suggesting the addition of the Area column, greatly improving the usefulness of this list.


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