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U.S. National Monument High Points

RankLand NamePeak Elev-Ft State Prom-Ft Ascents
1.Camp Hale-Continental Divide National MonumenQuandary Peak14,265Colorado11051361
2.Sand to Snow National MonumentSan Gorgonio Mountain11,499California82941912
3.Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mtns National MonumentSan Jacinto Peak10,839California83192632
4.Cedar Breaks National MonumentMarkagunt Hills10,661Utah24335
5.Browns Canyon National MonumentBrowns Canyon National Monument High Point10,619Colorado29910
6.Giant Sequoia National MonumentNorth Maggie Mountain10,234California634101
7.Rio Grande del Norte National MonumentSan Antonio Mountain - East Slope10,200New Mexico02
8.Bandelier National MonumentCerro Grande10,160New Mexico66067
9.San Gabriel Mountains National MonumentMount San Antonio10,064California62244640
10.Bears Ears National MonumentBears Ears East Peak9058Utah77816
11.Dinosaur National MonumentZenobia Peak9005Colorado238516
12.Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National MonumentOrgan Needle8980New Mexico3700105
13.Basin and Range National MonumentWorthington Peak8968Nevada308842
14.Florissant Fossil Beds National MonumentTracy Hill - West Slope8960Colorado06
15.Grand Staircase-Escalante National MonumentGrand Staircase-Escalante High Point8600Utah07
16.Mount Saint Helens National Volcanic MonumentMount Saint Helens8333Washington45732615
17.Devils Postpile National MonumentThe Buttresses - North End8202California013
18.El Malpais National MonumentCerro Bandera - West Slope8200New Mexico015
19.Capulin Volcano National MonumentCapulin Mountain8182New Mexico1002184
20.Fossil Butte National MonumentThe Bullpen8084Wyoming21511
21.Gold Butte National MonumentVirgin Peak8071Nevada3182155
22.Timpanogos Cave National MonumentMahogany Mountain - North Bench8040Utah06
23.Sunset Crater Volcano National MonumentSunset Crater8039Arizona99924
24.Grand Canyon-Parashant National MonumentMount Trumbull8029Arizona2969129
25.Newberry Volcanic National MonumentPaulina Peak7984Oregon3214284
26.Chimney Rock National MonumentChimney Rock7903Colorado10234
27.Chiricahua National MonumentSouth Timber Mountain7825Arizona9057
28.Craters of the Moon National MonumentGolden Chariot Peak7729Idaho5096
29.Canyon de Chelly National MonumentUpper Forest Mountain7620Arizona04
30.Navajo National MonumentSkeleton Mesa - West Arm Slope7555Arizona02
31.Misty Fjords National MonumentMount John Jay7507Alaska/British Columbia19620
32.El Morro National MonumentInscription Rock7440New Mexico26031
33.Vermilion Cliffs National MonumentVermilion Cliffs7356Arizona13567
34.Canyons of the Ancients National MonumentGoodman Point7160Colorado5408
35.Colorado National MonumentGlade Park Hill7107Colorado2717
36.Berryessa Snow Mountain National MonumentSnow Mountain7056California2496169
37.Walnut Canyon National MonumentAnderson Mesa - North Slope6900Arizona08
38.Fort Union National MonumentTurkey Mountains Flats6820New Mexico07
39.Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National MonumentCañada Camada Ridge6774New Mexico08
40.Hovenweep National MonumentGoodman Point Unit Hill6740Colorado07
40.Salinas Pueblo Missions National MonumentCanon Sapato View6740New Mexico011
42.Natural Bridges National MonumentWhite Canyon Point6635Utah559
43.Cascade-Siskiyou National MonumentSummit Rock Point6542Oregon13624
44.Gila Cliff Dwellings National MonumentGila Cliff Dwellings High Point6320New Mexico06
45.Petroglyph National MonumentVulcan Volcano6033New Mexico21346
46.Jurassic National MonumentCleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry High Point5941Utah1215
47.Yucca House National MonumentYucca House Overlook5920Colorado016
48.Jewel Cave National MonumentLithograph Canyon Hillside5820South Dakota06
49.Aztec Ruins National MonumentMesa de Antigua5780New Mexico07
50.Wupatki National MonumentWupatki National Monument High Point5720Arizona027
51.Lava Beds National MonumentCallahan Flow5680California015
52.Castle Mountains National MonumentHart Peak5545California67326
53.Oregon Caves National MonumentMount Elijah - North Shoulder5440Oregon04
54.Devils Tower National MonumentDevils Tower5112Wyoming912105
55.Carrizo Plain National MonumentCaliente Mountain5106California2206296
56.Pipe Spring National MonumentMoccasin Mountains - South Tip5100Arizona019
57.Prehistoric Trackways National MonumentRobledo Ridge4940New Mexico809
58.Rainbow Bridge National MonumentRainbow Dome Slope4880Utah01
59.Organ Pipe Cactus National MonumentMount Ajo4808Arizona2698204
60.Admiralty Island National MonumentKootznoowoo Peak4800Alaska48001
61.Scotts Bluff National MonumentSouth Bluff4700Nebraska24010
62.Agate Fossil Beds National MonumentAgate Fossil Beds High Point4680Nebraska 4
63.Mojave Trails National MonumentCady Peak4627California242774
64.Agua Fria National MonumentSycamore Mesa4561Arizona3215
65.Aniakchak National Monument and PreserveAniakchak Peak4400Alaska37671
66.Sonoran Desert National MonumentTable Top Mountain4373Arizona233381
67.Ironwood Forest National MonumentSilver Bell Peak4261Arizona192126
68.John Day Fossil Beds National MonumentWindy Point - South Peak4114Oregon1941
69.Tule Lake National MonumentTule Lake Segregation Center4055California013
70.Tonto National MonumentTwo Bar Ridge - East Flank4040Arizona03
71.Montezuma Castle National MonumentMontezuma Castle National Monument High Point3680Arizona4033
72.Upper Missouri River Breaks National MonumentUpper Missouri River Breaks High Point3600Montana04
73.Hanford Reach National MonumentRattlesnake Mountain - South Peak3560Washington807
74.Hagerman Fossil Beds National MonumentPeters Gulch Hill3500Idaho2514
75.Little Bighorn Battlefield National MonumentSharpshooter Ridge3440Montana10014
75.Tuzigoot National MonumentPecks Lake Ridge3440Arizona4042
77.Tule Springs Fossil Beds National MonumentTule Springs Monument High Point3320Nevada014
78.Aleutian Islands WWII National MonumentKiska Volcano - North Slope3281Alaska00
79.Alibates Flint Quarries National MonumentTurkey Creek Bluff3240Texas 4
80.Pompeys Pillar National MonumentPompeys Pillar3000Montana12018
81.Marianas Trench Marine National MonumentAsuncion Island2812 28121
82.Cesar E. Chavez National MonumentChavez National Monument High Point2640California3040
83.Katahdin Woods and Waters National MonumentTraveler Mountain - Southeast Slope2360Maine03
84.Cape Krusenstern National MonumentKikmiksot Mountain2285Alaska16930
85.Saint Francis Dam Disaster National MonumentSaint Francis Dam Disaster N.M. High Point2040California012
86.Pipestone National MonumentWinnewissa Heights1720Minnesota018
87.Russell Cave National MonumentRussell Point - South Slope1680Alabama06
88.Casa Grande Ruins National MonumentCasa Grande Ruins High Point1429Arizona047
89.Muir Woods National MonumentPan Toll Ridge1360California058
90.Grand Portage National MonumentGrand Portage National Monument High Point1340Minnesota209
91.Hohokam Pima National MonumentGila River Flats High Point1188Arizona021
92.California Coastal National MonumentBald Mountain - Southeast Ridge1160California00
93.Mill Springs Battlefield National MonumentLast Stand Hill1144Kentucky848
94.Effigy Mounds National MonumentMarching Bears Ridge1100Iowa07
95.George Washington Carver National MonumentCarver Creek Heights1080Missouri018
96.Booker T. Washington National MonumentHaleford Church Hill1000Virginia013
96.Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National MonumentYoungsholm1000Ohio013
98.Camp Nelson National MonumentCamp Nelson National Monument High Point964Kentucky09
99.Fort Ord National MonumentEl Chamisal - Southeast Slope920California025
100.Papahanaumokuakea Marine National MonumentMillers Peak903Hawaii9030
101.Military Working Dog Teams National MonumentLackland Parade Grounds735Texas08
102.Freedom Riders National MonumentFreedom Riders National Monument HP - Bus Burning site730Alabama06
103.Birmingham Civil Rights National MonumentBirmingham Civil Rights National Monument HP - Ingram Park605Alabama012
104.Pullman National MonumentPullman National Monument High Point595Illinois 24
105.San Juan Islands National MonumentChadwick Hill470Washington39034
106.Fort Stanwix National MonumentCarrying Place Heights450New York013
107.Waco Mammoth National MonumentWaco Mammoth National Monument High Point440Texas08
108.Cabrillo National MonumentPoint Loma400California385426
109.Medgar Evers National MonumentMedgar Evers National Monument High Point333Mississippi010
110.Buck Island Reef National MonumentBird Hill329Saint Croix3292
111.President Lincoln & Soldiers' Home National MonumentAnderson Hill320District of Columbia017
112.Virgin Islands Coral Reef National MonumentTurner Point135Saint John1151
113.Poverty Point National MonumentPoverty Point100Louisiana 19
114.Belmont-Paul Women's Equality National MonumentBelmont-Paul Women's Equality National Monument High Point90District of Columbia036
115.Governors Island National MonumentGovernors Island High Point40New York4019
116.Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic ShrineFort McHenry High Point31Maryland1138
117.Fort Matanzas National MonumentSouth Anastasia Island High Point30Florida 16
118.Stonewall National MonumentStonewall National Monument High Point25New York2546
118.George Washington Birthplace National MonumentBurnt House Point25Virginia011
120.African Burial Ground National MonumentAfrican Burial Ground High Point20New York 43
121.Statue of Liberty National MonumentLiberty Island High Point15New York1599
121.Castillo de San Marcos National MonumentCastillo de San Marcos High Point15Florida034
121.Fort Frederica National MonumentFort Frederica High Point15Georgia 14
124.Rose Atoll Marine National MonumentRose Island High Point11 110
125.Fort Monroe National MonumentMill Creek Barrier10Virginia 10
126.Pacific Remote Islands Marine National MonumentPalmyra High Point7 70
127.Fort Pulaski National MonumentCockspur Island High Point5Georgia513
127.Castle Clinton National MonumentCastle Clinton High Point5New York093

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Note: The Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument is not listed here since it does include any land area and has no dry-land high point. That is why the listing of National Monuments on this page is one less than the total official count.


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