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North Dakota County High Points

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RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft AscentsAscent Date
1.SlopeWhite Butte3506West-Central Dakota Plains546579 
2.BowmanMedicine Pole Hills3447West-Central Dakota Plains25710 
3.Golden ValleySentinel Butte3430Southeast Montana Plains61029 
4.BillingsBullion Butte3360Southeast Montana Plains66014 
5.DunnKilldeer Mountains3281West-Central Dakota Plains70111 
6.AdamsWhetstone Buttes3149West-Central Dakota Plains28918 
7.StarkBrown Benchmark3061West-Central Dakota Plains33112 
8.HettingerBlack Butte3012West-Central Dakota Plains35219 
9.GrantPretty Rock Butte2857West-Central Dakota Plains3676 
10.McKenzieSaddle Butte2820Southeast Montana Plains78017 
11.SiouxSioux County High Point2650West-Central Dakota Plains5010 
12.WilliamsBull Butte2588Central International Border Area Plains13812 
13.MortonMorton County High Point2560West-Central Dakota Plains208 
14.MountrailMountrail County High Point2550Central International Border Area Plains4709 
15.BottineauBoundary Butte2541Manitoba Area Plains103126 
16.BurkeBurke County High Point2532Central International Border Area Plains34210 
17.DivideDivide County High Point2470Central International Border Area Plains509 
18.MercerMercer County High Point2447West-Central Dakota Plains79 
19.OliverOliver County High Point2420West-Central Dakota Plains1607 
20.RoletteRolette County High Point2400Manitoba Area Plains20010 
21.WardWard County High Point2360Central International Border Area Plains4012 
22.KidderKidder County High Point2320East Central Dakota Plains3906 
23.McLeanDogden Butte2298Central International Border Area Plains2687 
24.McIntoshMcIntosh County High Point2271East Central Dakota Plains30112 
25.LoganLogan County High Point2270East Central Dakota Plains4606 
26.BurleighBurleigh County High Point2250East Central Dakota Plains3109 
26.SheridanProphet Mountains2250East Central Dakota Plains2888 
26.WellsWells County High Point2250East Central Dakota Plains306 
29.DickeyDickey County High Point2240East Central Dakota Plains2108 
30.McHenryMcHenry County High Point2180Central International Border Area Plains306 
31.EmmonsEmmons County High Point2170East Central Dakota Plains1707 
 Emmons or South Emmons County High Point2171East Central Dakota Plains3715 
32.StutsmanStutsman County High Point2140East Central Dakota Plains2206 
33.LaMoureLa Moure County High Point2080East Central Dakota Plains1006 
34.RenvilleRenville County High Point2005Central International Border Area Plains012 
35.FosterFoster County High Point1960East Central Dakota Plains07 
36.BensonThe Buttes1878Manitoba Area Plains2688 
37.PiercePierce County High Point1850Central International Border Area Plains2906 
38.TownerTowner County High Point1780Manitoba Area Plains89 
39.EddyDevils Thumb1764East Central Dakota Plains2629 
40.SargentSargent County High Point1740Sioux River Upland011 
41.GriggsGriggs County High Point1730East Central Dakota Plains2008 
42.CavalierCavalier County High Point1680Manitoba Area Plains1409 
43.NelsonBlue Mountain1665Manitoba Area Plains1999 
44.WalshWalsh County High Point1655Manitoba Area Plains010 
45.RamseyDevils Lake Mountain1640Manitoba Area Plains12812 
46.BarnesBarnes County High Point1595East Central Dakota Plains1608 
47.SteeleSteele County High Point1570East Central Dakota Plains6010 
48.Grand ForksGrand Forks County High Point1530East Central Dakota Plains2013 
49.RansomStanding Rock Hill1490East Central Dakota Plains11010 
50.PembinaPembina County High Point1450Manitoba Area Plains07 
51.RichlandRichland County High Point1290Sioux River Upland9010 
52.CassCass County High Point1280East Central Dakota Plains12318 
53.TraillTraill County High Point1200East Central Dakota Plains015 

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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 North Dakota, 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 1997 by David Olson and Carl Mills, reviewed by Andy Martin.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for peaks provided by Tom Dunigan via the web site, and manually verified.


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