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Maryland County High Points

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RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
Ascent Date
1.GarrettBackbone Mountain3370Northern Allegheny Mountains100 
2.AlleganySampson Rock2934Northern Allegheny Mountains224 
3.WashingtonQuirauk Mountain2150South Mountain-Catoctin1480 
4.FrederickCatoctin Mountain1910South Mountain-Catoctin580 
5.CarrollCarroll County High Point1130South Mountain-Catoctin540 
6.BaltimoreBaltimore County High Point970South Mountain-Catoctin140 
7.HowardHoward County High Point890South Mountain-Catoctin120 
7.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point890South Mountain-Catoctin20 
9.HarfordWhiteford Benchmark803South Mountain-Catoctin293 
10.CecilCecil County High Point535Southeast Pennsylvania Hills145 
11.Baltimore cityBaltimore High Point489South Mountain-Catoctin0 
12.Prince George'sPrince Georges County High Point445South Mountain-Catoctin50 
13.Anne ArundelAnne Arundel County High Point300South Central Maryland110 
14.CharlesCharles County High Point230South Central Maryland20 
15.Saint Mary'sSaint Marys County High Point192South Central Maryland22 
16.CalvertCalvert County High Point188South Central Maryland118 
17.KentStillpond Neck102Delmarva52 
18.WicomicoWicomico County High Point93Delmarva41 
19.TalbotTalbot County High Point90Delmarva40 
20.Queen Anne'sQueen Annes County High Point89Delmarva22 
21.CarolineCaroline County High Point79Delmarva22 
22.DorchesterDorchester County High Point65Delmarva18 
23.WorcesterWorcester County High Point63Delmarva26 
24.SomersetSomerset County High Point52Delmarva6 

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List Description

Note that this list is not authoritative and it is present here mainly so climbers can log their ascents. If you are serious about county highpointing in Maryland, you should visit the County Highpointing Web Site, join the Yahoo County Highpointing Group, and refer to Andy Martin's book for the definitive listing of all the points.


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

  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1993 by Andy Martin, reviewed by Fred Lobdell.


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