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Nebraska County High Points

Showing John Murphy's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (0 out of 93, or 0%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.SheridanMorton Hill4300Sand Hills400 
2.McPhersonMoore Benchmark3729Sand Hills309 
3.GrantGrant County High Point4200Sand Hills280 
3.GardenGarden County High Point4160Sand Hills280 
3.ArthurArthur County High Point4080Sand Hills280 
6.CusterHughes Benchmark3146Sand Hills246 
7.HookerHooker County High Point3800Sand Hills240 
8.SiouxKennedy Benchmark5255Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains235 
9.PawneePawnee County High Point1530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains230 
10.CherryHazel Benchmark4206Sand Hills226 
11.KnoxKnox County High Point1930Northeast Nebraska Plains210 
12.Scotts BluffWildcat Hills4940Inter-Platte High Plains200 
13.BlaineBlaine County High Point2940Sand Hills180 
14.ChaseLamar Benchmark3742West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains162 
15.LoganBirnbaum Benchmark3280Sand Hills160 
16.AntelopeAntelope County High Point2170Northeast Nebraska Plains150 
17.KeithKeith County High Point3850Inter-Platte High Plains140 
17.HayesHayes County High Point3420West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains140 
17.RockRock County High Point2710Northeast Nebraska Plains140 
17.HoltHolt County High Point2560Northeast Nebraska Plains140 
17.GarfieldGarfield County High Point2540Northeast Nebraska Plains140 
17.PiercePierce County High Point1910Northeast Nebraska Plains140 
23.DawsonDawson County High Point2980West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains130 
23.GreeleyGreeley County High Point2370Northeast Nebraska Plains130 
25.WashingtonWashington County High Point1385Northeast Nebraska Plains125 
26.ThomasThomas County High Point3440Sand Hills120 
26.LincolnLincoln County High Point3410West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains120 
26.BrownBrown County High Point2960Sand Hills120 
26.WayneWayne County High Point1900Northeast Nebraska Plains120 
26.GageGage County High Point1540East Kansas-Nebraska Plains120 
31.ShermanSherman County High Point2450Northeast Nebraska Plains110 
31.WheelerWheeler County High Point2300Northeast Nebraska Plains110 
31.SarpySarpy County High Point1300Northeast Nebraska Plains110 
34.DundyDundy County High Point3680West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains100 
34.GosperGosper County High Point2760West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains100 
36.BooneBoone County High Point2200Northeast Nebraska Plains90 
36.JeffersonJefferson County High Point1610East Kansas-Nebraska Plains90 
38.ButlerButler County High Point1695East Kansas-Nebraska Plains88 
39.ValleyValley County High Point2583Northeast Nebraska Plains83 
40.LoupLoup County High Point2730Sand Hills80 
40.CedarCedar County High Point1920Northeast Nebraska Plains80 
40.StantonStanton County High Point1860Northeast Nebraska Plains80 
40.DixonDixon County High Point1640Northeast Nebraska Plains80 
40.LancasterLancaster County High Point1520East Kansas-Nebraska Plains80 
45.FrontierFrontier County High Point3143West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains63 
46.Red WillowRed Willow County High Point2930West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains60 
46.SalineSaline County High Point1660East Kansas-Nebraska Plains60 
46.DouglasDouglas County High Point1320Northeast Nebraska Plains60 
49.OtoeOtoe County High Point1450East Kansas-Nebraska Plains50 
50.MorrillMorrill County High Point4600Inter-Platte High Plains40 
50.HowardHoward County High Point2170Northeast Nebraska Plains40 
50.ThayerThayer County High Point1700East Kansas-Nebraska Plains40 
50.CassCass County High Point1370East Kansas-Nebraska Plains40 
54.ClayClay County High Point1905East Kansas-Nebraska Plains33 
55.FranklinFranklin County High Point2280East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30 
55.AdamsAdams County High Point2120East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30 
55.MadisonMadison County High Point1970Northeast Nebraska Plains30 
55.SaundersSaunders County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30 
59.KimballPanorama Point5426Inter-Platte High Plains26 
60.SewardSeward County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains23 
61.BannerBanner County High Point5340Inter-Platte High Plains20 
61.HitchcockPowell Benchmark3230West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains20 
61.FurnasFurnas County High Point2550West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains20 
61.PhelpsPhelps County High Point2530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains20 
61.HarlanHarlan County High Point2380East Kansas-Nebraska Plains20 
61.HallHall County High Point2120Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
61.HamiltonHamilton County High Point1920East Kansas-Nebraska Plains20 
61.PlattePlatte County High Point1910Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
61.DodgeDodge County High Point1590Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
61.ThurstonThurston County High Point1550Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
61.DakotaDakota County High Point1520Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
61.BurtBurt County High Point1430Northeast Nebraska Plains20 
73.CheyenneCheyenne County High Point4721Inter-Platte High Plains11 
74.DeuelDeuel County High Point4060Inter-Platte High Plains10 
74.Keya PahaKeya Paha County High Point2660Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains10 
74.BuffaloBuffalo County High Point2510Northeast Nebraska Plains10 
74.KearneyKearney County High Point2280East Kansas-Nebraska Plains10 
74.NanceNance County High Point2040Northeast Nebraska Plains10 
74.PolkPolk County High Point1780East Kansas-Nebraska Plains10 
74.CumingCuming County High Point1690Northeast Nebraska Plains10 
81.PerkinsPerkins County High Point3645West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains3 
82.DawesDawes County High Point4820Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains0 
82.Box ButteBox Butte County High Point4630Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains0 
82.BoydBoyd County High Point2206Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains0 
82.WebsterWebster County High Point2110East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
82.MerrickMerrick County High Point2000Northeast Nebraska Plains0 
82.NuckollsNuckolls County High Point1930East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
82.YorkYork County High Point1780East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
82.FillmoreFillmore County High Point1740East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
82.ColfaxColfax County High Point1730Northeast Nebraska Plains0 
82.JohnsonJohnson County High Point1490East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
82.NemahaNemaha County High Point1310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 
82.RichardsonRichardson County High Point1310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0 

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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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