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Nebraska County High Points

Showing Teresa Gergen's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (5 out of 93, or 5.38%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.KimballPanorama Point5426Inter-Platte High Plains262004-04-03
1.BannerBanner County High Point5340Inter-Platte High Plains202004-04-03
1.Scotts BluffWildcat Hills4940Inter-Platte High Plains2002004-04-03
1.DawesDawes County High Point4820Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains02004-04-03
1.Box ButteBox Butte County High Point4630Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains02004-04-03
 SiouxKennedy Benchmark5255Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains235 
 CheyenneCheyenne County High Point4721Inter-Platte High Plains11 
 MorrillMorrill County High Point4600Inter-Platte High Plains40 
 SheridanMorton Hill4300Sand Hills400 
 CherryHazel Benchmark4206Sand Hills226 
 GrantGrant County High Point4200Sand Hills280 
 GardenGarden County High Point4160Sand Hills280 
 ArthurArthur County High Point4080Sand Hills280 
 DeuelDeuel County High Point4060Inter-Platte High Plains10 
 KeithKeith County High Point3850Inter-Platte High Plains140 
 HookerHooker County High Point3800Sand Hills240 
 ChaseLamar Benchmark3742West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains162 
 McPhersonMoore Benchmark3729Sand Hills309 
 DundyDundy County High Point3680West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains100 
 PerkinsPerkins County High Point3645West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains3 
 ThomasThomas County High Point3440Sand Hills120 
 HayesHayes County High Point3420West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains140 
 LincolnLincoln County High Point3410West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains120 
 LoganBirnbaum Benchmark3280Sand Hills160 
 HitchcockPowell Benchmark3230West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains20 
 CusterHughes Benchmark3146Sand Hills246 
 FrontierFrontier County High Point3143West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains63 
 DawsonDawson County High Point2980West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains130 
 BrownBrown County High Point2960Sand Hills120 
 BlaineBlaine County High Point2940Sand Hills180 
 Red WillowRed Willow County High Point2930West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains60 
 GosperGosper County High Point2760West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains100 
 LoupLoup County High Point2730Sand Hills80 
 RockRock County High Point2710Northeast Nebraska Plains140 
 Keya PahaKeya Paha County High Point2660Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains10 
 ValleyValley County High Point2583Northeast Nebraska Plains83 
 HoltHolt County High Point2560Northeast Nebraska Plains140 
 FurnasFurnas County High Point2550West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains20 
 GarfieldGarfield County High Point2540Northeast Nebraska Plains140 
 PhelpsPhelps County High Point2530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains20 
 BuffaloBuffalo County High Point2510Northeast Nebraska Plains10 
 ShermanSherman County High Point2450Northeast Nebraska Plains110 
 HarlanHarlan County High Point2380East Kansas-Nebraska Plains20 
 GreeleyGreeley County High Point2370Northeast Nebraska Plains130 
 WheelerWheeler County High Point2300Northeast Nebraska Plains110 
 FranklinFranklin County High Point2280East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30 
 KearneyKearney County High Point2280East Kansas-Nebraska Plains10 
 BoydBoyd County High Point2206Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains0 
 BooneBoone County High Point2200Northeast Nebraska Plains90 
 AntelopeAntelope County High Point2170Northeast Nebraska Plains150 
 HowardHoward County High Point2170Northeast Nebraska Plains40 
 AdamsAdams County High Point2120East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30 
 HallHall County High Point2120Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
 WebsterWebster County High Point2110East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
 NanceNance County High Point2040Northeast Nebraska Plains10 
 MerrickMerrick County High Point2000Northeast Nebraska Plains0 
 MadisonMadison County High Point1970Northeast Nebraska Plains30 
 KnoxKnox County High Point1930Northeast Nebraska Plains210 
 NuckollsNuckolls County High Point1930East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
 CedarCedar County High Point1920Northeast Nebraska Plains80 
 HamiltonHamilton County High Point1920East Kansas-Nebraska Plains20 
 PiercePierce County High Point1910Northeast Nebraska Plains140 
 PlattePlatte County High Point1910Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
 ClayClay County High Point1905East Kansas-Nebraska Plains33 
 WayneWayne County High Point1900Northeast Nebraska Plains120 
 StantonStanton County High Point1860Northeast Nebraska Plains80 
 PolkPolk County High Point1780East Kansas-Nebraska Plains10 
 YorkYork County High Point1780East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
 FillmoreFillmore County High Point1740East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
 ColfaxColfax County High Point1730Northeast Nebraska Plains0 
 ThayerThayer County High Point1700East Kansas-Nebraska Plains40 
 ButlerButler County High Point1695East Kansas-Nebraska Plains88 
 CumingCuming County High Point1690Northeast Nebraska Plains10 
 SalineSaline County High Point1660East Kansas-Nebraska Plains60 
 DixonDixon County High Point1640Northeast Nebraska Plains80 
 SaundersSaunders County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30 
 SewardSeward County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains23 
 JeffersonJefferson County High Point1610East Kansas-Nebraska Plains90 
 DodgeDodge County High Point1590Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
 ThurstonThurston County High Point1550Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
 GageGage County High Point1540East Kansas-Nebraska Plains120 
 PawneePawnee County High Point1530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains230 
 DakotaDakota County High Point1520Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
 LancasterLancaster County High Point1520East Kansas-Nebraska Plains80 
 JohnsonJohnson County High Point1490East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
 OtoeOtoe County High Point1450East Kansas-Nebraska Plains50 
 BurtBurt County High Point1430Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
 WashingtonWashington County High Point1385Northeast Nebraska Plains125 
 CassCass County High Point1370East Kansas-Nebraska Plains40 
 DouglasDouglas County High Point1320Northeast Nebraska Plains60 
 NemahaNemaha County High Point1310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
 RichardsonRichardson County High Point1310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
 SarpySarpy County High Point1300Northeast Nebraska Plains110 

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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 Nebraska, then 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 1994 by David Olson, Andy Martin, and Carl Mills.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for peaks provided by Tom Dunigan via the web site, and manually verified.


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