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Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone

Based on Tom Turiano's Select Peaks Guidebook/History Tome

RankPeak Elev-Ft StateRange (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascents
1.Gannett Peak13,804WyomingNorthern Wind River Range7076347
2.Grand Teton13,770WyomingTeton Range6530477
3.Fremont Peak13,745WyomingNorthern Wind River Range118490
4.Mount Warren13,722WyomingNorthern Wind River Range96214
5.Mount Helen13,620WyomingNorthern Wind River Range82020
6.Wind River Peak13,192WyomingSouthern Wind River Range255254
7.Francs Peak13,153WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range405658
8.Harrower Peak13,052WyomingNorthern Wind River Range89217
9.Temple Peak12,972WyomingSouthern Wind River Range145213
10.Mount Owen12,928WyomingTeton Range68840
11.Lizard Head Peak12,842WyomingSouthern Wind River Range18825
12.Middle Teton12,804WyomingTeton Range1124165
13.Granite Peak12,799MontanaBeartooth Mountains4759337
14.Mount Wood12,660MontanaBeartooth Mountains286023
15.Peak 1263512,635WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range13950
16.Castle Mountain12,612MontanaBeartooth Mountains265229
17.Mount Moran12,605WyomingTeton Range260544
18.Musembeah Peak12,593WyomingCentral Wind River Range7131
19.Mount Bonneville12,585WyomingCentral Wind River Range7853
20.Whitetail Peak12,551MontanaBeartooth Mountains127126
21.Washakie Needles12,518WyomingWashakie Range134715
22.Beartooth Mountain12,351MontanaBeartooth Mountains14716
23.Teewinot Mountain12,325WyomingTeton Range80569
24.Glacier Peak12,320MontanaBeartooth Mountains80010
25.Carter Mountain12,319WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range16792
26.Trout Peak12,244WyomingCentral Absaroka Range368414
27.Red Tops12,242WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range8420
28.Dead Indian Peak12,216WyomingCentral Absaroka Range12162
29.Wiggins Peak12,176WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range11364
30.Wapiti Ridge12,165WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range24855
31.Younts Peak12,156WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range22418
32.Needle Mountain12,106WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range9861
33.Fortress Peak12,085WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range16434
34.Buck Mountain11,938WyomingTeton Range129843
35.Sunlight Peak11,922WyomingCentral Absaroka Range14822
36.Overlook Mountain11,869WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range11670
37.Ishawooa Cone11,853WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range10930
38.Raggedtop Mountain11,840WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range11200
39.Battlement Mountain11,813WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range8932
40.Wolf Mountain11,800MontanaBeartooth Mountains11202
41.Doubletop Peak11,720WyomingGros Ventre Range296011
42.Pilot Peak11,699WyomingCentral Absaroka Range24993
43.Black Peak11,657WyomingGros Ventre Range13374
44.Ramshorn Peak11,635WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range5153
45.Pinnacle Buttes11,516WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range15567
46.Antoinette Peak11,407WyomingGros Ventre Range10299
47.Tosi Peak11,380WyomingGros Ventre Range9801
48.Wyoming Peak11,378WyomingWyoming Range353866
49.Eagle Peak11,367WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range184716
50.Hilgard Peak11,316MontanaMadison Range406332
51.Closed Benchmark11,304WyomingCentral Absaroka Range15840
52.Koch Peak11,293MontanaMadison Range117319
53.Mount Douglas11,282MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range164212
54.Sheep Mountain11,239WyomingGros Ventre Range112222
55.Echo Peak11,220MontanaMadison Range86014
56.Mount Cowen11,212MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range265216
57.Imp Peak11,202MontanaMadison Range10027
58.Two Sisters11,190MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range18302
59.Gros Peak11,180WyomingGros Ventre Range15408
60.Lone Mountain11,162MontanaMadison Range272288
61.Triple Peak11,127WyomingWyoming Range16074
62.Pollux Peak11,063WyomingCentral Absaroka Range12231
63.Gallatin Peak11,015MontanaMadison Range319727
64.Turret Mountain11,006WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range3660
65.Monument Peak10,995MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range15927
66.Electric Peak10,969MontanaGallatin Range338957
67.Notch Mountain10,950WyomingCentral Absaroka Range11902
68.Black Mountain10,941MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range130123
69.Abiathar Peak10,928WyomingCentral Absaroka Range8480
70.Emigrant Peak10,921MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range260943
71.Fossil Mountain10,916WyomingTeton Range75610
72.Mount Fitzpatrick10,907WyomingSalt River Range222717
73.The Needles10,880MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range14773
74.Sphinx Mountain10,876MontanaMadison Range207642
75.Hoback Peak10,862WyomingWyoming Range254211
76.Pinnacle Peak10,808WyomingGros Ventre Range4080
77.Mount McDougal10,780WyomingWyoming Range234012
78.Rock Lake Peak10,770WyomingSalt River Range5705
79.Jackson Peak10,741WyomingGros Ventre Range98127
80.The Pyramid10,730MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range11703
81.Crow Mountain10,727MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range9469
82.Beehive Peak10,720MontanaMadison Range100010
83.Mount Wagner10,709WyomingSalt River Range12125
84.Mount Wallace10,697MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range8575
85.Cutoff Mountain10,695MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range17352
86.Mount Doane10,656WyomingSouthern Absaroka Range9764
87.Sage Peak10,653MontanaMadison Range20539
88.Silvertip Peak10,645WyomingCentral Absaroka Range13650
89.Clause Peak10,612WyomingWyoming Range15723
90.South Sheep Mountain10,606MontanaLionshead-Henrys Lake Ranges366619
91.Avalanche Peak10,568WyomingCentral Absaroka Range1008120
92.Mount Chisholm10,333MontanaGallatin Range201814
93.Mount Holmes10,331WyomingGallatin Range121126
94.Mount Leidy10,326WyomingGros Ventre Range180619
94.Man Peak10,326WyomingSalt River Range10062
96.Mount Sheridan10,308WyomingYellowstone Plateau230842
97.Hyalite Peak10,298MontanaGallatin Range65854
98.Ramshorn Peak10,296MontanaGallatin Range121619
99.Mount Blackmore10,154MontanaGallatin Range51459
100.Virginia Peak10,141WyomingSalt River Range6211
101.Haystack Peak10,106WyomingSalt River Range7865
102.Stewart Mountain10,103WyomingSalt River Range10635
103.Mount Baird10,025IdahoSnake River Range170537
104.Powder Peak9862WyomingSnake River Range6622
105.Baldy Mountain9835IdahoSnake River Range207518
106.Ferry Peak9612WyomingSnake River Range8526
107.Elephanthead Mountain9431MontanaNorthern Absaroka Range19113

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List Description

This list is not formally or mathematically defined--it is simply a list of 107 peaks in a great book. But, like the book, the list is a rewarding one for peakbaggers. It has a very pleasing variety to it, from trail hikes to serious mountaineering expeditions, and from rock spires to wilderness meadows. The common bond of these summits is that they represent the best of the incredible mountain diversity of the Greater Yellowstone area, the hub of the northern Rockies. Represented are peaks from a galaxy of great ranges: the Tetons, the Wind Rivers, the Beartooths, and many others.

Anyone who has the mountains in their heart could be inspired to move to Jackson Hole so that they can start picking off summits on this great list.


Exum mountain guide Tom Turiano's richly researched tome Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone is the source for this list.

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone (Turiano)

Caution: These books feature many of the peaks on this list, but may not have information on all of them.


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