Jump to Map of List PeaksMethod: Clean | Average | Optimistic Winter Ascent Dates only (Help)Show List using Metric Units

South Carolina County High Points

Showing Ryan Courtney's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (5 out of 46, or 10.87%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft AscentsAscent Date
1.PickensSassafras Mountain3554South NC Blue Ridge Crest7547422009-04-25 d
2.CherokeeThicketty Mountain1240Western Carolina Piedmont31545 
3.NewberryLittle Mountain810Western Carolina Piedmont30044 
4.SpartanburgBird Mountain1496South NC Blue Ridge Crest27643 
5.AndersonAnderson County High Point-Fairview Church Northeast1053Western Carolina Piedmont8428 
5.LaurensBig Knob945Western Carolina Piedmont16328 
7.YorkHenry Knob1120Western Carolina Piedmont28027 
8.OconeeFork Mountain3294South NC Blue Ridge Crest53425 
9.AbbevilleParsons Mountain832Western Carolina Piedmont25224 
10.ChesterChester County High Point728Western Carolina Piedmont9423 
10.UnionUnion County High Point795Western Carolina Piedmont12523 
12.RichlandRichland County High Point570Western Carolina Piedmont8022 
13.GreenvilleColdbranch Mountain3357South NC Blue Ridge Crest55721 
14.McCormickMcCormick County High Point620Western Carolina Piedmont15020 
15.FairfieldFairfield County High Point650Western Carolina Piedmont17018 
15.KershawKershaw County High Point620Eastern Carolina Piedmont150182014-11-20 d
17.LancasterLancaster County High Point740Eastern Carolina Piedmont10017 
18.SumterSumter County High Point430Eastern Carolina Piedmont0162014-11-20 b
19.ChesterfieldChesterfield County High Point725Eastern Carolina Piedmont18515 
20.MarionMarion County High Point125Eastern Carolina Piedmont314 
20.FlorenceFlorence County High Point165Eastern Carolina Piedmont1314 
20.CharlestonCharleston County High Point80Western Carolina Piedmont014 
23.OrangeburgOrangeburg County High Point423Western Carolina Piedmont5132014-11-20 e
24.ClarendonClarendon County High Point200Eastern Carolina Piedmont2812 
24.BeaufortBeaufort County High Point40Western Carolina Piedmont2812 
 Beaufort or North Beaufort County High Point45Western Carolina Piedmont333 
 Beaufort or Port Royal Island High Point45Western Carolina Piedmont451 
26.MarlboroMarlboro County High Point360Eastern Carolina Piedmont14011 
26.HorryHorry County High Point120Eastern Carolina Piedmont2811 
28.LeeSpring Hill Benchmark440Eastern Carolina Piedmont130102014-11-20 c
28.GreenwoodGreenwood County High Point730Western Carolina Piedmont3010 
28.WilliamsburgWilliamsburg County High Point96Eastern Carolina Piedmont010 
28.ColletonColleton County High Point135Western Carolina Piedmont510 
32.HamptonHampton County High Point150Western Carolina Piedmont09 
32.DillonDillon County High Point180Eastern Carolina Piedmont239 
32.LexingtonLexington County High Point669Western Carolina Piedmont299 
32.AikenAiken County High Point640Western Carolina Piedmont09 
36.AllendaleAllendale County High Point340Western Carolina Piedmont308 
36.BambergBamberg County High Point290Western Carolina Piedmont108 
36.BarnwellBarnwell County High Point390Western Carolina Piedmont208 
36.DarlingtonDarlington County High Point450Eastern Carolina Piedmont508 
36.EdgefieldEdgefield County High Point678Western Carolina Piedmont188 
36.CalhounCalhoun County High Point443Western Carolina Piedmont458 
36.DorchesterDorchester County High Point128Western Carolina Piedmont28 
36.SaludaSaluda County High Point680Western Carolina Piedmont1608 
44.BerkeleyBerkeley County High Point106Western Carolina Piedmont197 
45.GeorgetownGeorgetown County High Point75Eastern Carolina Piedmont 6 
46.JasperJasper County High Point105Western Carolina Piedmont35 

Front Runners List: Click to see list completion progress by climbers that log their climbs using

Multiple Ascents Grid: Click for a grid showing all of Ryan Courtney's ascents of peaks on this list (including up to 10 rounds of repeats).

Compare Climbers: Click to compare ascents of up to 5 climbers working on this list.

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.


Map Showing Location of Peaks

 = Peaks climbed by Ryan Courtney   = Unclimbed peaks

Click on a peak to see its name and a clickable link.

(Map only shows peaks ranked by clean prominence)

Click Here for a Full Screen Map

This page has been served 539145 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2020 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service