Jump to Map of List PeaksShow List using Metric Units

U.S. County High Points over 13,000 feet

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4)Ascents
1.AK-DenaliDenali20,310West-Central Alaska Range220
2.AK-YakutatMount Saint Elias18,008Southern Icefield Ranges5
3.AK-Copper RiverMount Bona16,500Northern Saint Elias Mountains8
4.AK-Hoonah-AngoonMount Fairweather15,325Fairweather Range15
5.AK-Matanuska-SusitnaMount Hunter14,573West-Central Alaska Range8
6.CA-InyoMount Whitney14,498Sequoia Sierra Nevada2788
6.CA-TulareMount Whitney14,498Sequoia Sierra Nevada2788
8.CO-LakeMount Elbert14,433Sawatch Range1500
9.CO-ChaffeeMount Harvard14,420Sawatch Range355
10.WA-PierceMount Rainier14,411South Washington Cascades2123
11.CO-AlamosaBlanca Peak14,345Sangre de Cristo Range316
11.CO-CostillaBlanca Peak14,345Sangre de Cristo Range316
13.CO-HuerfanoBlanca Peak-Northeast Slope14,320Sangre de Cristo Range101
14.CO-HinsdaleUncompahgre Peak14,309San Juan Mountains349
15.CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak14,294Sangre de Cristo Range217
16.CO-ParkMount Lincoln14,286Central Colorado Ranges761
17.CO-Clear CreekGrays Peak14,270Front Range1028
17.CO-SummitGrays Peak14,270Front Range1028
19.CO-GunnisonCastle Peak14,265Elk Range Area282
19.CO-PitkinCastle Peak14,265Elk Range Area282
21.CO-BoulderLongs Peak14,255Front Range737
22.CO-DoloresMount Wilson14,246San Juan Mountains179
22.CA-MonoWhite Mountain Peak14,246West Great Basin Ranges816
24.CA-FresnoNorth Palisade14,242Central Sierra Nevada235
25.CO-CusterCrestone Peak-East Peak14,240Sangre de Cristo Range83
26.CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta14,162California Cascades1203
27.CO-OurayMount Sneffels14,150San Juan Mountains377
28.CO-El PasoPikes Peak14,110Front Range1087
29.CO-La PlataWindom Peak14,087San Juan Mountains176
30.CO-San MiguelWilson Peak14,017San Juan Mountains202
31.CO-EagleMount of the Holy Cross14,005Sawatch Range323
32.CO-MineralPhoenix Peak13,895San Juan Mountains57
33.CO-San JuanVermilion Peak13,894San Juan Mountains72
34.AK-Southeast FairbanksMount Hayes13,832Hayes Range3
35.WY-FremontGannett Peak13,804Wind River Range277
35.WY-SubletteGannett Peak13,804Wind River Range277
37.HI-HawaiiMauna Kea13,796Hawaii Big Island604
38.WY-TetonGrand Teton13,770Teton Range-Yellowstone Area378
39.CO-Las AnimasWest Spanish Peak13,626Sangre de Cristo Range137
40.CO-LarimerHagues Peak13,560Front Range65
41.CO-GrandPettingell Peak13,553Front Range111
42.UT-DuchesneKings Peak13,528Uinta Range630
43.UT-SummitGilbert Peak13,442Uinta Range106
44.CO-ArchuletaSummit Peak13,300San Juan Mountains50
45.CO-GilpinJames Peak13,294Front Range203
46.CO-MontezumaHesperus Mountain13,232San Juan Mountains56
47.CO-Rio GrandeBennett Peak13,203San Juan Mountains54
48.CO-ConejosConejos Peak13,172San Juan Mountains49
49.WY-Big HornCloud Peak13,167Bighorn Mountains115
49.WY-JohnsonCloud Peak13,167Bighorn Mountains115
51.NM-TaosWheeler Peak13,161Sangre de Cristo Range824
52.WY-ParkFrancs Peak13,153Absaroka Range42
53.CA-MaderaMount Ritter13,143Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada229
54.NV-EsmeraldaBoundary Peak13,140West Great Basin Ranges728
55.CA-TuolumneMount Lyell13,114Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada206
56.CO-FremontBushnell Peak13,105Sangre de Cristo Range35
57.NM-MoraTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range85
57.NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range85
59.NV-White PineWheeler Peak13,063East Central Great Basin Ranges591
60.CO-TellerDevils Playground13,060Front Range200

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

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

List Description

List Info

This list shows all the peaks that are over 13,000 feet high and also the highest point in a county (or equivalent) of the United States. Seven of these peaks are in Alaska (6) or Hawaii (1). Note that over half the counties on this list are in Colorado.


  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1992 by Andy Martin, with help from David Olson and Dinesh Desai.

    Map Showing Location of Peaks

     = Peak with Rank #1 on List;   = Other 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 992498 times since 2004-11-01.

    Copyright © 1987-2020 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service