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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 Mountains6531004 
2.BedfordBlue Knob3120Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains78098 
3.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands85463 
4.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2980Laurel Highlands26055 
5.BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains60233 
6.CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains26217 
7.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania128052 
8.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania81622 
9.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains39031 
10.SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau138522 
11.PotterLyon Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau98030 
 Potter or Bailey Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau3209 
 Potter or White Knoll South2580Northern Allegheny Plateau2809 
12.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau56315 
13.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau016 
13.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau22027 
15.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2459Southern Pennsylvania Ridges144692 
15.FultonTuscarora Mountain2459Southern Pennsylvania Ridges144692 
17.BradfordArmenia Mountain-Radio Tower2440Northern Allegheny Plateau16021 
18.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2420Northern Allegheny Plateau034 
19.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau40516 
20.HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2400Central Pennsylvania Ridges4027 
21.CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau27715 
21.LycomingLycoming County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau88014 
21.WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau16012 
24.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau19613 
25.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau77519 
26.MifflinBroad Mountain2340Central Pennsylvania Ridges42020 
27.LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau48321 
28.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain63042 
28.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain63042 
30.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau79126 
31.JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges120825 
32.MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau13535 
33.SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2188Central Pennsylvania Ridges144938 
34.CarbonLake Mountain2180Pocono Plateau40436 
35.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau54014 
35.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands62015 
35.UnionJones Mountain2160Central Pennsylvania Ridges30016 
38.PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau25517 
39.SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges77457 
40.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2060South Mountain-Catoctin23454 
41.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau13414 
42.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau35335 
43.ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau6115 
44.ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau27032 
45.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1780Anthracite Ridges52025 
46.DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges5123 
47.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau19516 
48.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau24017 
49.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain103549 
50.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain98057 
51.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain87348 
52.GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau34028 
53.LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges7130 
54.MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area53116 
55.ButlerButler County High Point1592Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area16915 
56.WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau27232 
57.LawrenceLawrence County High Point1440Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area32018 
58.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin24230 
59.AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1400Northern Allegheny Plateau17721 
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau27012 
60.BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area28320 
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21380Southern Allegheny Plateau20012 
61.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1380Northern Allegheny Plateau016 
62.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills2036 
63.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills18224 
64.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope970Southeast Pennsylvania Hills034 
65.MontgomeryMill Hill715Southeast Pennsylvania Hills5536 
66.DelawareDelaware County High Point500Southeast Pennsylvania Hills4076 
67.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill442Southeast Pennsylvania Hills16297 

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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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