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Pennsylvania County High Points

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RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
AscentsAscent Date
1.SomersetMount Davis3213Northern Allegheny Mountains663818 
2.BedfordBlue Knob3130Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains80082 
3.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands86456 
4.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2990Laurel Highlands28049 
5.BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains60230 
6.CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains27214 
7.SusquehannaElk Hill2690Northeastern Pennsylvania129539 
8.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania82618 
9.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains40024 
10.PotterLyon Hill2590Northern Allegheny Plateau100024 
 Potter or Bailey Hill2590Northern Allegheny Plateau3408 
 Potter or White Knoll South2590Northern Allegheny Plateau3006 
11.SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau139516 
12.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau57313 
13.McKeanMcKean County High Point2470Northern Allegheny Plateau2015 
13.LuzerneCherry Ridge2470Northern Allegheny Plateau24019 
15.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges144875 
15.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges144875 
17.BradfordArmenia Mountain2450Northern Allegheny Plateau18017 
18.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2430Northern Allegheny Plateau2027 
19.HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2410Central Pennsylvania Ridges6020 
20.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau41513 
21.CameronCameron County High Point2390Northern Allegheny Plateau28714 
21.LycomingLycoming County High Point2390Northern Allegheny Plateau90010 
21.WyomingBartlett Mountain2390Northern Allegheny Plateau18010 
24.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau20611 
25.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau78514 
26.MifflinBroad Mountain2350Central Pennsylvania Ridges44016 
27.LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau49317 
28.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain64034 
28.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain64034 
30.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau80122 
31.JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges121824 
32.MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau14527 
33.CarbonLake Mountain2190Pocono Plateau41429 
33.SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2190Central Pennsylvania Ridges146035 
35.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2170Northern Allegheny Plateau56012 
35.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2170Laurel Highlands64010 
35.UnionJones Mountain2170Central Pennsylvania Ridges32013 
38.PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau26513 
39.SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges78446 
40.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2070South Mountain-Catoctin24448 
41.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau14412 
42.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau35828 
43.ErieErie County High Point1905Northern Allegheny Plateau28027 
44.ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau7111 
45.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1790Anthracite Ridges54022 
46.DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges6116 
47.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau20514 
48.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1750Northern Allegheny Plateau26014 
49.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain104538 
50.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1690Blue Mountain100041 
51.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain87337 
52.GreeneGreene County High Point1670Southern Allegheny Plateau36022 
53.LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges8125 
54.MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area53613 
55.ButlerKelley Benchmark1610Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area18714 
56.WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau28226 
57.LawrenceLawrence County High Point1450Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area34014 
58.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin24728 
59.AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1410Northern Allegheny Plateau18717 
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau2707 
60.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1390Northern Allegheny Plateau2013 
61.BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area29317 
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21390Southern Allegheny Plateau22010 
62.LancasterLancaster County High Point1190Southeast Pennsylvania Hills4034 
63.ChesterWelsh Mountain1090Southeast Pennsylvania Hills19222 
64.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope975Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1030 
65.MontgomeryMill Hill710Southeast Pennsylvania Hills6027 
66.DelawareDelaware County High Point505Southeast Pennsylvania Hills5069 
67.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill442Southeast Pennsylvania Hills16791 

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List Description


Sources that were used to help me compile this list include:

  • About 30 of these points I determined by personal research done prior to 1990.
  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1993 by Andy Martin, reviewed by Michael Schwartz.


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