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

RankCountyPeak Elev-M
Range (Level 4)
20.CA-FresnoNorth Palisade4341Central Sierra Nevada
1.CA-InyoMount Whitney4419Sequoia Sierra Nevada
46.CA-MaderaMount Ritter4006Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada
18.CA-MonoWhite Mountain Peak4342West Great Basin Ranges
21.CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta4317California Cascades
1.CA-TulareMount Whitney4419Sequoia Sierra Nevada
48.CA-TuolumneMount Lyell3997Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada
6.CO-AlamosaBlanca Peak4372Sangre de Cristo Range
37.CO-ArchuletaSummit Peak4054San Juan Mountains
17.CO-BoulderLongs Peak4345Front Range
4.CO-ChaffeeMount Harvard4395Sawatch Range
13.CO-Clear CreekGrays Peak4349Front Range
41.CO-ConejosConejos Peak4015San Juan Mountains
6.CO-CostillaBlanca Peak4372Sangre de Cristo Range
12.CO-CusterCrestone Peak-East Peak4353Sangre de Cristo Range
18.CO-DoloresMount Wilson4342San Juan Mountains
26.CO-EagleMount of the Holy Cross4269Sawatch Range
23.CO-El PasoPikes Peak4301Front Range
49.CO-FremontBushnell Peak3994Sangre de Cristo Range
38.CO-GilpinJames Peak4052Front Range
34.CO-GrandPettingell Peak4131Front Range
15.CO-GunnisonCastle Peak4348Elk Range Area
9.CO-HinsdaleUncompahgre Peak4361San Juan Mountains
8.CO-HuerfanoBlanca Peak-Northeast Slope4365Sangre de Cristo Range
24.CO-La PlataWindom Peak4294San Juan Mountains
3.CO-LakeMount Elbert4399Sawatch Range
33.CO-LarimerHagues Peak4133Front Range
32.CO-Las AnimasWest Spanish Peak4153Sangre de Cristo Range
27.CO-MineralPhoenix Peak4235San Juan Mountains
39.CO-MontezumaHesperus Mountain4033San Juan Mountains
22.CO-OurayMount Sneffels4313San Juan Mountains
11.CO-ParkMount Lincoln4354Central Colorado Ranges
15.CO-PitkinCastle Peak4348Elk Range Area
40.CO-Rio GrandeBennett Peak4024San Juan Mountains
10.CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak4357Sangre de Cristo Range
28.CO-San JuanVermilion Peak4235San Juan Mountains
25.CO-San MiguelWilson Peak4272San Juan Mountains
13.CO-SummitGrays Peak4349Front Range
52.CO-TellerDevils Playground3987Front Range
50.NM-MoraTruchas Peak3993Sangre de Cristo Range
50.NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak3993Sangre de Cristo Range
44.NM-TaosWheeler Peak4011Sangre de Cristo Range
47.NV-EsmeraldaBoundary Peak4005West Great Basin Ranges
53.NV-White PineWheeler Peak3982East Central Great Basin Ranges
35.UT-DuchesneKings Peak4123Uinta Range
36.UT-SummitGilbert Peak4097Uinta Range
5.WA-PierceMount Rainier4392South Washington Cascades
42.WY-Big HornCloud Peak4013Bighorn Mountains
29.WY-FremontGannett Peak4207Wind River Range
42.WY-JohnsonCloud Peak4013Bighorn Mountains
45.WY-ParkFrancs Peak4009Absaroka Range
29.WY-SubletteGannett Peak4207Wind River Range
31.WY-TetonGrand Teton4197Teton Range-Yellowstone Area

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List Description

List Info

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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