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Pre-1980 USA Lower 48 Peaks with 5000' of Prominence [Historic]

Before eruption of Mount Saint Helens

RankPeak Prom-M  Elev-M StateRange (Level 3)Isol-KmAscents
1.Mount Rainier40374392WashingtonCascade Range1176.71808
2.Mount Whitney30724419CaliforniaSierra Nevada2649.52423
3.Mount Shasta29754317CaliforniaCascade Range538.7954
4.Mount Elbert27654399ColoradoSouthern Rocky Mountains1079.11277
5.Mount Baker26863286WashingtonCascade Range211.71178
6.San Jacinto Peak25363304CaliforniaCentral and Southern California Ranges32.71710
7.San Gorgonio Mountain25283505CaliforniaCentral and Southern California Ranges261.51200
8.Charleston Peak25123632NevadaGreat Basin Ranges217.5742
9.Mount Adams24743742WashingtonCascade Range73.61376
10.Mount Olympus23892429WashingtonNorthwest U.S. Coast Ranges173.7316
11.Mount Hood23493426OregonCascade Range92.21372
12.Wheeler Peak23053982NevadaGreat Basin Ranges373.0506
13.Glacier Peak22853206WashingtonCascade Range90.2508
14.White Mountain Peak21934342CaliforniaGreat Basin Ranges108.6678
15.Gannett Peak21574207WyomingGreater Yellowstone Rockies467.3246
16.Cloud Peak21544013WyomingGreater Yellowstone Rockies233.495
17.Grand Teton19904197WyomingGreater Yellowstone Rockies111.6327
18.Sacajawea Peak19472999OregonColumbia Plateau202.0124
19.Kings Peak19354123UtahWestern Rocky Mountains268.0537
20.Mount Graham19263267ArizonaSouthwest Basins and Ranges132.6152
21.Mount San Antonio18973068CaliforniaCentral and Southern California Ranges68.42970
22.Telescope Peak18803367CaliforniaGreat Basin Ranges92.0543
23.Mount Peale18783877UtahColorado Plateau117.1204
24.Mount Washington18741917New HampshireNorthern U.S. Appalachians1318.93702
25.Mount Mitchell18562037North CarolinaBlue Ridge Mountains1913.51217
26.Humphreys Peak18413851ArizonaColorado Plateau395.7960
27.Borah Peak18233859IdahoIdaho-Bitterroot Rocky Mountains242.6493
28.Pre-eruption Mount Saint Helens18042950WashingtonCascade Range52.045
29.Mount Jefferson17863640NevadaGreat Basin Ranges158.7227
30.Mount Ellen17813512UtahColorado Plateau90.2160
31.Deseret Peak17713362UtahGreat Basin Ranges74.0301
32.Mount Jefferson17613199OregonCascade Range77.5154
33.Pilot Peak17453266NevadaGreat Basin Ranges86.493
34.Crazy Peak17403417MontanaCentral Montana Rocky Mountains71.872
35.McDonald Peak17192993MontanaCentral Montana Rocky Mountains127.838
36.South Sister17033157OregonCascade Range63.4615
37.Sierra Blanca Peak16863649New MexicoSouthwest Basins and Ranges266.7112
38.Pikes Peak16794301ColoradoSouthern Rocky Mountains97.6925
39.Mount Nebo16733636UtahWestern Rocky Mountains121.6257
40.Snowshoe Peak16512663MontanaCentral Montana Rocky Mountains129.049
41.North Schell Peak16473622NevadaGreat Basin Ranges37.8151
42.Star Peak16462998NevadaGreat Basin Ranges111.1159
43.Hayford Peak16433021NevadaGreat Basin Ranges54.3206
44.Diamond Peak16393718IdahoIdaho-Bitterroot Rocky Mountains51.275
45.Flat Top Mountain16373237UtahGreat Basin Ranges38.0124
46.Mount Stuart16322870WashingtonCascade Range71.6504
47.Blanca Peak16234372ColoradoSouthern Rocky Mountains166.4263
48.Mount Timpanogos16063581UtahWestern Rocky Mountains63.8491
49.Ibapah Peak15993684UtahGreat Basin Ranges98.5128
50.Lassen Peak15943187CaliforniaCascade Range114.9750
51.Mount Cleveland15933190MontanaCentral Montana Rocky Mountains158.062
52.Arc Dome15893588NevadaGreat Basin Ranges37.1194
53.She Devil15852865IdahoColumbia Plateau50.679
54.Abercrombie Mountain15752227WashingtonColumbia Mountains22.697
55.Mount Lemmon15722791ArizonaSouthwest Basins and Ranges82.9282
56.Chiricahua Peak15662975ArizonaSouthwest Basins and Ranges103.3170
57.Mount Eddy15562751CaliforniaNorthwest U.S. Coast Ranges21.4256
58.Miller Peak15262885ArizonaSouthwest Basins and Ranges107.0155

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