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Georgia County High Points

Showing Jason Potkay's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (4 out of 159, or 2.52%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft AscentsAscent Date
1.TownsBrasstown Bald4784Georgia Blue Ridge210811582015-03-29 f
1.UnionBrasstown Bald4784Georgia Blue Ridge210811582015-03-29 f
3.RabunRabun Bald4696South NC Blue Ridge Crest1096218 
4.LumpkinBlood Mountain4440Georgia Blue Ridge1480456 
5.WhiteTray Mountain4430Georgia Blue Ridge1481260 
6.HabershamTray Mountain-Southeast Peak4400Georgia Blue Ridge0125 
7.FanninCowpen Mountain4151Georgia Blue Ridge155185 
8.GilmerBig Bald Mountain4075Georgia Blue Ridge175575 
9.MurrayBald Mountain4005Georgia Blue Ridge88577 
10.DawsonBlack Mountain3600Georgia Blue Ridge40049 
11.PickensMount Oglethorpe3288Georgia Blue Ridge124842 
 Pickens or Burnt Mountain3280Georgia Blue Ridge36011 
12.WalkerLookout Mountain-High Point2392Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus153234 
13.CherokeePine Log Mountain2331Far South Appalachian Ridges115123 
14.DadeCarmel Benchmark2231Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus5031 
15.HallWalker Mountain-South Slope2200Georgia Blue Ridge07 
16.BartowBear Mountain-Southwest Ridge2060Far South Appalachian Ridges018 
17.ForsythSawnee Mountain1960Far South Appalachian Ridges78061 
18.ChattoogaChattooga County High Point1952Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus9119 
19.WhitfieldMill Creek Mountain1864Far South Appalachian Ridges82417 
20.FloydJohns Mountain1860Far South Appalachian Ridges22416 
21.CobbKennesaw Mountain1808Far South Appalachian Ridges708622 
22.GordonHorn Mountain-Gordon County High Point1780Far South Appalachian Ridges015 
23.StephensCurrahee Mountain1740Georgia Piedmont60056 
24.PolkShorty Mountain WNW1680Far South Appalachian Ridges012 
24.DeKalbStone Mountain1680Georgia Piedmont6604372015-03-30 a
26.HaralsonReeds Mountain1560Far South Appalachian Ridges42027 
26.BanksBanks County High Point1560Georgia Piedmont2030 
28.CarrollBlackjack Mountain1545Far South Appalachian Ridges42521 
29.CatoosaTaylor Ridge-Bryan Benchmark1427Far South Appalachian Ridges20515 
30.PauldingYork Benchmark1400Far South Appalachian Ridges16027 
31.HarrisDowdell Knob1395Georgia Piedmont49552 
32.HeardHeard County High Point1365Far South Appalachian Ridges2521 
33.DouglasAndy Mountain1340Far South Appalachian Ridges200402015-03-30 c
33.MeriwetherPine Mountain-East Summit1340Georgia Piedmont10035 
35.GwinnettGwinnett County High Point1286Georgia Piedmont8635 
36.FultonFulton County High Point1280Far South Appalachian Ridges14029 
36.UpsonDorster Mountain1280Georgia Piedmont44011 
38.PikeIndian Grave Mountain1264Georgia Piedmont38012 
39.TalbotTalbot County High Point1260Georgia Piedmont019 
40.JacksonPrice Mountain1210Georgia Piedmont15025 
41.BarrowBarrow County High Point1080Georgia Piedmont7517 
42.WaltonAlcovy Mountain1070Georgia Piedmont29018 
43.CowetaCoweta County High Point1060Georgia Piedmont6020 
44.ClaytonClayton County High Point1050Georgia Piedmont1058 
45.LamarHog Mountain1020Georgia Piedmont24013 
46.FayetteFayette County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont2010 
46.SpaldingSpalding County High Point1000Georgia Piedmont1409 
48.FranklinFranklin County High Point980Georgia Piedmont023 
48.HenryHenry County High Point980Georgia Piedmont8010 
48.RockdaleRockdale County High Point980Georgia Piedmont012 
51.NewtonCornish Mountain975Georgia Piedmont17516 
52.HartHart County High Point960Georgia Piedmont12010 
52.MadisonMadison County High Point960Georgia Piedmont8011 
54.TroupTroup County High Point940Georgia Piedmont6010 
55.OconeeOconee County High Point900Georgia Piedmont014 
56.LincolnGraves Mountain890Georgia Piedmont36027 
57.ClarkeClarke County High Point860Georgia Piedmont2011 
58.ElbertElbert County High Point840Georgia Piedmont015 
58.JasperJasper Lookout840Georgia Piedmont1009 
60.ButtsButts County High Point820Georgia Piedmont209 
60.MorganMorgan County High Point820Georgia Piedmont012 
60.OglethorpeOglethorpe County High Point820Georgia Piedmont6011 
63.TaylorTaylor County High Point800Georgia Piedmont1225 
64.MarionMarion County High Point790Georgia Piedmont05 
64.MonroeMonroe County High Point790Georgia Piedmont6017 
66.HancockHancock County High Point745Georgia Piedmont656 
67.ChattahoocheeChattahoochee County High Point740Georgia Piedmont06 
67.GreeneGreene County High Point740Georgia Piedmont607 
69.CrawfordCrawford County High Point720Georgia Piedmont1506 
69.WilkesWilkes County High Point720Georgia Piedmont8011 
71.StewartStewart County High Point710Georgia Piedmont1508 
72.TaliaferroTaliaferro County High Point700Georgia Piedmont107 
73.JonesJones County High Point690Georgia Piedmont1008 
73.MuscogeeMuscogee County High Point690Georgia Piedmont9014 
73.PutnamLaysen Benchmark690Georgia Piedmont1008 
76.WarrenWarren County High Point660Georgia Piedmont08 
76.WebsterWebster County High Point660Georgia Piedmont705 
78.SchleySchley County High Point650Georgia Piedmont204 
79.BaldwinBaldwin County High Point630Georgia Piedmont607 
80.TwiggsTwiggs County High Point620Georgia Piedmont1108 
81.BibbBibb County High Point610Georgia Piedmont17013 
82.ColumbiaColumbia County High Point600Georgia Piedmont014 
82.McDuffieMcDuffie County High Point600Georgia Piedmont909 
84.SumterSumter County High Point596Georgia Piedmont06 
85.WilkinsonWilkinson County High Point590Georgia Piedmont05 
86.QuitmanQuitman County High Point580Georgia Piedmont1505 
86.RandolphRandolph County High Point580Georgia Piedmont705 
88.GlascockGlascock County High Point560Georgia Piedmont305 
88.PeachPeach County High Point560Georgia Piedmont06 
90.HoustonHouston County High Point550Georgia Piedmont1408 
90.RichmondRichmond County High Point550Georgia Piedmont504 
90.WashingtonWashington County High Point550Georgia Piedmont07 
93.MaconMacon County High Point540Georgia Piedmont404 
94.JeffersonJefferson County High Point520Georgia Piedmont208 
95.ClayClay County High Point510Georgia Piedmont606 
96.TerrellTerrell County High Point500Georgia Piedmont104 
97.DoolyDooly County High Point490Georgia Piedmont1005 
98.TurnerTurner County High Point480Georgia Piedmont405 
98.CrispCrisp County High Point480Georgia Piedmont507 
100.BleckleyBleckley County High Point470Georgia Piedmont010 
101.BurkeBurke County High Point469Georgia Piedmont294 
102.JohnsonJohnson County High Point450Georgia Piedmont505 
102.WilcoxWilcox County High Point450Georgia Piedmont205 
102.WorthWorth County High Point450Georgia Piedmont405 
105.LaurensLaurens County High Point430Georgia Piedmont2011 
106.DodgeDodge County High Point420Georgia Piedmont405 
107.ColquittColquitt County High Point410Georgia Piedmont1010 
107.EmanuelEmanuel County High Point410Georgia Piedmont6010 
107.TiftTift County High Point410Georgia Piedmont2010 
110.Ben HillBen Hill County High Point400Georgia Piedmont304 
110.IrwinIrwin County High Point400Georgia Piedmont404 
110.MitchellMitchell County High Point400Georgia Piedmont707 
113.PulaskiPulaski County High Point390Georgia Piedmont205 
114.LeeLee County High Point380Georgia Piedmont03 
114.TreutlenTreutlen County High Point380Georgia Piedmont7013 
116.GradyGrady County High Point360Georgia Piedmont308 
116.JenkinsJenkins County High Point360Georgia Piedmont705 
116.TelfairTelfair County High Point360Georgia Piedmont404 
119.BerrienBerrien County High Point350Georgia Piedmont105 
119.EarlyEarly County High Point350Georgia Piedmont703 
119.ThomasThomas County High Point350Georgia Piedmont09 
122.BullochBulloch County High Point340Georgia Piedmont3010 
122.CoffeeCoffee County High Point340Georgia Piedmont08 
122.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point340Georgia Piedmont5011 
125.DecaturDecatur County High Point330Georgia Piedmont107 
125.DoughertyDougherty County High Point330Georgia Piedmont404 
125.ScrevenScreven County High Point330Georgia Piedmont505 
128.CookCook County High Point320Georgia Piedmont08 
129.CandlerCandler County High Point310Georgia Piedmont2010 
129.WheelerWheeler County High Point310Georgia Piedmont105 
131.Jeff DavisJeff Davis County High Point305Georgia Piedmont108 
132.AtkinsonAtkinson County High Point300Georgia Piedmont04 
132.CalhounCalhoun County High Point300Georgia Piedmont05 
132.ToombsToombs County High Point300Georgia Piedmont107 
135.BrooksBrooks County High Point290Georgia Piedmont4010 
136.TattnallTattnall County High Point280Georgia Piedmont3010 
137.BaconBacon County High Point260Georgia Piedmont158 
137.LowndesLowndes County High Point260Georgia Piedmont5312 
139.BakerBaker County High Point250Georgia Piedmont207 
139.LanierLanier County High Point250Georgia Piedmont238 
141.ApplingAppling County High Point240Georgia Piedmont04 
142.EvansEvans County High Point230Georgia Piedmont109 
142.MillerMiller County High Point230Georgia Piedmont307 
144.ClinchClinch County High Point215Georgia Piedmont89 
145.SeminoleJakin Benchmark200Georgia Piedmont1013 
146.WareWare County High Point190Georgia Piedmont2311 
147.WayneWayne County High Point185Georgia Piedmont34 
148.CharltonCharlton County High Point180Georgia Piedmont4810 
148.LongLong County High Point180Georgia Piedmont05 
148.PiercePierce County High Point180Georgia Piedmont33 
151.EcholsEchols County High Point175Georgia Piedmont05 
152.BryanBryan County High Point160Georgia Piedmont2010 
153.BrantleyBrantley County High Point150Georgia Piedmont189 
154.LibertyLiberty County High Point140Georgia Piedmont07 
155.EffinghamEffingham County High Point137Georgia Piedmont77 
156.CamdenCamden County High Point80Georgia Piedmont2311 
157.McIntoshMcIntosh County High Point75Georgia Piedmont589 
158.GlynnGlynn County High Point68Georgia Piedmont1120 
159.ChathamChatham County High Point50Georgia Piedmont3819 

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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 Georgia, 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 1995 by Carl Mills and Andy Martin, reviewed by Fred Lobdell.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for some points on this list provided by Michael Schwartz via the web site, and manually verified.


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