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U.S. County High Points over 13,000 feet - 48 States

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RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4)AscentsAscent Date
1.CA-InyoMount Whitney14,498Sequoia Sierra Nevada2462 
1.CA-TulareMount Whitney14,498Sequoia Sierra Nevada2462 
3.CO-LakeMount Elbert14,433Sawatch Range1305 
4.CO-ChaffeeMount Harvard14,420Sawatch Range306 
5.WA-PierceMount Rainier14,411South Washington Cascades1909 
6.CO-AlamosaBlanca Peak14,345Sangre de Cristo Range270 
6.CO-CostillaBlanca Peak14,345Sangre de Cristo Range270 
8.CO-HuerfanoBlanca Peak-Northeast Slope14,320Sangre de Cristo Range89 
9.CO-HinsdaleUncompahgre Peak14,309San Juan Mountains289 
10.CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak14,294Sangre de Cristo Range186 
11.CO-ParkMount Lincoln14,286Central Colorado Ranges640 
12.CO-Clear CreekGrays Peak14,270Front Range887 
12.CO-SummitGrays Peak14,270Front Range887 
14.CO-GunnisonCastle Peak14,265Elk Range Area244 
14.CO-PitkinCastle Peak14,265Elk Range Area244 
16.CO-BoulderLongs Peak14,255Front Range650 
17.CO-DoloresMount Wilson14,246San Juan Mountains161 
17.CA-MonoWhite Mountain Peak14,246West Great Basin Ranges690 
19.CA-FresnoNorth Palisade14,242Central Sierra Nevada202 
20.CO-CusterCrestone Peak-East Peak14,240Sangre de Cristo Range73 
21.CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta14,162California Cascades1062 
22.CO-OurayMount Sneffels14,150San Juan Mountains328 
23.CO-El PasoPikes Peak14,110Front Range944 
24.CO-La PlataWindom Peak14,087San Juan Mountains150 
25.CO-San MiguelWilson Peak14,017San Juan Mountains169 
26.CO-EagleMount of the Holy Cross14,005Sawatch Range281 
27.CO-MineralPhoenix Peak13,895San Juan Mountains49 
28.CO-San JuanVermilion Peak13,894San Juan Mountains65 
29.WY-FremontGannett Peak13,804Wind River Range253 
29.WY-SubletteGannett Peak13,804Wind River Range253 
31.WY-TetonGrand Teton13,770Teton Range-Yellowstone Area334 
32.CO-Las AnimasWest Spanish Peak13,626Sangre de Cristo Range117 
33.CO-LarimerHagues Peak13,560Front Range50 
34.CO-GrandPettingell Peak13,553Front Range98 
35.UT-DuchesneKings Peak13,528Uinta Range545 
36.UT-SummitGilbert Peak13,442Uinta Range94 
37.CO-ArchuletaSummit Peak13,300San Juan Mountains43 
38.CO-GilpinJames Peak13,294Front Range177 
39.CO-MontezumaHesperus Mountain13,232San Juan Mountains52 
40.CO-Rio GrandeBennett Peak13,203San Juan Mountains48 
41.CO-ConejosConejos Peak13,172San Juan Mountains45 
42.WY-Big HornCloud Peak13,167Bighorn Mountains98 
42.WY-JohnsonCloud Peak13,167Bighorn Mountains98 
44.NM-TaosWheeler Peak13,161Sangre de Cristo Range736 
45.WY-ParkFrancs Peak13,153Absaroka Range41 
46.CA-MaderaMount Ritter13,143Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada202 
47.NV-EsmeraldaBoundary Peak13,140West Great Basin Ranges649 
48.CA-TuolumneMount Lyell13,114Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada182 
49.CO-FremontBushnell Peak13,105Sangre de Cristo Range32 
50.NM-MoraTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range76 
50.NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range76 
52.NV-White PineWheeler Peak13,063East Central Great Basin Ranges517 
53.CO-TellerDevils Playground13,060Front Range176 

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This list shows all the peaks that are over 13,00 feet high and also the highest point in a county (or equivalent) in the 48 contiguous United States. Note that well over half the counties on this list are in Colorado. Bob Packard climbed all of these summits by 1997.


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

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