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South Carolina County High Points

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RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft AscentsAscent Date
1.PickensSassafras Mountain3554South NC Blue Ridge Crest754944 
2.GreenvilleColdbranch Mountain3357South NC Blue Ridge Crest55723 
3.OconeeFork Mountain3294South NC Blue Ridge Crest53429 
4.SpartanburgBird Mountain1496South NC Blue Ridge Crest27648 
5.CherokeeThicketty Mountain1240Western Carolina Piedmont31554 
6.YorkHenry Knob1120Western Carolina Piedmont28030 
7.AndersonAnderson County High Point-Fairview Church Northeast1053Western Carolina Piedmont8432 
8.LaurensBig Knob945Western Carolina Piedmont16335 
9.AbbevilleParsons Mountain832Western Carolina Piedmont25231 
10.NewberryLittle Mountain810Western Carolina Piedmont30058 
11.UnionUnion County High Point795Western Carolina Piedmont12527 
12.LancasterLancaster County High Point740Eastern Carolina Piedmont10019 
13.GreenwoodGreenwood County High Point730Western Carolina Piedmont3013 
14.ChesterChester County High Point728Western Carolina Piedmont9426 
15.ChesterfieldChesterfield County High Point725Eastern Carolina Piedmont18519 
16.SaludaSaluda County High Point680Western Carolina Piedmont16011 
17.EdgefieldEdgefield County High Point678Western Carolina Piedmont1811 
18.LexingtonLexington County High Point669Western Carolina Piedmont2915 
19.FairfieldFairfield County High Point650Western Carolina Piedmont17022 
20.AikenAiken County High Point640Western Carolina Piedmont012 
21.KershawKershaw County High Point620Eastern Carolina Piedmont15021 
21.McCormickMcCormick County High Point620Western Carolina Piedmont15025 
23.RichlandRichland County High Point570Western Carolina Piedmont8029 
24.DarlingtonDarlington County High Point450Eastern Carolina Piedmont5012 
25.CalhounCalhoun County High Point443Western Carolina Piedmont4513 
26.LeeSpring Hill Benchmark440Eastern Carolina Piedmont13012 
27.SumterSumter County High Point430Eastern Carolina Piedmont018 
28.OrangeburgOrangeburg County High Point423Western Carolina Piedmont518 
29.BarnwellBarnwell County High Point390Western Carolina Piedmont2011 
30.MarlboroMarlboro County High Point360Eastern Carolina Piedmont14014 
31.AllendaleAllendale County High Point340Western Carolina Piedmont3012 
32.BambergBamberg County High Point290Western Carolina Piedmont1012 
33.ClarendonClarendon County High Point200Eastern Carolina Piedmont2815 
34.DillonDillon County High Point180Eastern Carolina Piedmont2313 
35.FlorenceFlorence County High Point165Eastern Carolina Piedmont1318 
36.HamptonHampton County High Point150Western Carolina Piedmont014 
37.ColletonColleton County High Point135Western Carolina Piedmont514 
38.DorchesterDorchester County High Point128Western Carolina Piedmont214 
39.MarionMarion County High Point125Eastern Carolina Piedmont319 
40.HorryHorry County High Point120Eastern Carolina Piedmont2813 
41.BerkeleyBerkeley County High Point106Western Carolina Piedmont199 
42.JasperJasper County High Point105Western Carolina Piedmont311 
43.WilliamsburgWilliamsburg County High Point96Eastern Carolina Piedmont011 
44.CharlestonCharleston County High Point80Western Carolina Piedmont018 
45.GeorgetownGeorgetown County High Point75Eastern Carolina Piedmont 8 
46.BeaufortBeaufort County High Point40Western Carolina Piedmont2817 
 Beaufort or North Beaufort County High Point45Western Carolina Piedmont334 
 Beaufort or Port Royal Island High Point45Western Carolina Piedmont451 

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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 South Carolina, 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 Carl Mills and Andy Martin, reviewed by Fred Lobdell.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for points on this list provided by Michael Schwartz via the web site, and manually verified.


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