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United States Island High Points above 4000 feet

Excluding Lake Islands

Showing Scott Peavy's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (2 out of 24, or 8.33%)

RankIslandPeak Elev-Ft
StateIsol-MiArea-SqMiAscent Date
1.Hawaii (Big Island)Mauna Kea13,796Hawaii2452.54,0292008-12-24
 Unimak IslandShishaldin Volcano9414Alaska544.91,590 
 Umnak IslandMount Vsevidof7051Alaska222.5692 
 Unalaska IslandMakushin Volcano5950Alaska83.01,051 
 Tanaga IslandTanaga Volcano5925Alaska407.3204 
 Great Sitkin IslandGreat Sitkin Volcano5710Alaska87.760 
 Chuginadak IslandMount Cleveland5675Alaska55.964 
 Baranof IslandBaranof Island High Point5390Alaska78.71,569 
 Carlisle IslandCarlisle Island High Point5283Alaska6.5  
 Gareloi IslandMount Gareloi5160Alaska28.3  
 Atka IslandKorovin Volcano5030Alaska85.0410 
 Admiralty IslandKootznoowoo Peak4850Alaska31.51,684 
 Revillagigedo IslandMount Reid4592Alaska22.91,145 
 Kodiak IslandKoniag Peak4520Alaska80.43,595 
 Herbert IslandHerbert Island High Point4300Alaska8.6  
 Kanaga IslandKanaga Volcano4287Alaska35.9142 
 Akutan IslandAkutan4251Alaska40.6  
 Augustine IslandAugustine Volcano4025Alaska29.633 
 Semisopochnoi IslandAnvil Peak4007Alaska69.486 
 Kiska IslandKiska Volcano4004Alaska85.6110 

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List Description

The list of highest islands in the United States is utterly dominated by peaks in Alaska and Hawaii. The highest island peak in the 48 contiguous states is Devils Peak in California's Channel Islands (2450 feet), and it would rank somewhere around #52 on the nationwide list. Older versions of this list on this site had incomplete island information about the large number of high island peaks in Alaska, so the list was changed to a 4000-foot cutoff in early 2010 to focus on the true highest American islands.

This list does not include the high points of lake islands, or of islands part of U.S. dependencies such as Puerto Rico, Guam, and others.


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