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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 Mountains653817 
2.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill442Southeast Pennsylvania Hills16291 
3.BedfordBlue Knob3120Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains78082 
4.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges143875 
4.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges143875 
6.DelawareDelaware County High Point500Southeast Pennsylvania Hills4069 
7.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands85456 
8.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2980Laurel Highlands26049 
9.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2060South Mountain-Catoctin23448 
10.SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges77446 
11.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain98041 
12.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania128039 
13.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain103538 
14.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain87337 
15.SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2180Central Pennsylvania Ridges144035 
16.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain63034 
16.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain63034 
16.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills2034 
19.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope970Southeast Pennsylvania Hills030 
19.BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains60230 
21.CarbonLake Mountain2180Pocono Plateau40429 
22.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau35328 
22.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin24228 
24.MontgomeryMill Hill700Southeast Pennsylvania Hills4027 
24.ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau27027 
24.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2420Northern Allegheny Plateau027 
24.MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau13527 
28.WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau27226 
29.LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges7125 
30.JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges120824 
30.PotterLyon Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau98024 
 Potter or Bailey Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau3208 
 Potter or White Knoll South2580Northern Allegheny Plateau2806 
30.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains39024 
33.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau79122 
33.GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau34022 
33.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1780Anthracite Ridges52022 
33.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills18222 
37.HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2400Central Pennsylvania Ridges4020 
38.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau22019 
39.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania81618 
40.BradfordArmenia Mountain2440Northern Allegheny Plateau16017 
40.LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau48317 
40.AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1400Northern Allegheny Plateau17717 
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau2707 
40.BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area28317 
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21380Southern Allegheny Plateau20010 
44.DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges5116 
44.MifflinBroad Mountain2340Central Pennsylvania Ridges42016 
44.SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau138516 
47.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau015 
48.CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains26214 
48.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau77514 
48.CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau27714 
48.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau19514 
48.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau24014 
48.ButlerKelley Benchmark1600Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area17714 
48.LawrenceLawrence County High Point1440Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area32014 
55.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1380Northern Allegheny Plateau013 
55.MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area53113 
55.UnionJones Mountain2160Central Pennsylvania Ridges30013 
55.PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau25513 
55.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau56313 
55.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau40513 
61.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau54012 
61.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau13412 
63.ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau6111 
63.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau19611 
65.LycomingLycoming County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau88010 
65.WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau16010 
65.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands62010 

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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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