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

Before eruption of Mount Saint Helens

RankPeak Prom-M
(Opt)
 Elev-M
(Opt)
StateRange (Level 3)Isol-KmAscents
1.Mount Rainier40374392WashingtonCascade Range1176.71820
2.Mount Whitney30754419CaliforniaSierra Nevada2649.52424
3.Mount Shasta29824317CaliforniaCascade Range538.7964
4.Mount Elbert27784399ColoradoSouthern Rocky Mountains1079.11277
5.Mount Baker27063286WashingtonCascade Range211.71186
6.San Jacinto Peak25483304CaliforniaCentral and Southern California Ranges32.71710
7.San Gorgonio Mountain25283505CaliforniaCentral and Southern California Ranges261.51201
8.Charleston Peak25223632NevadaGreat Basin Ranges217.5744
9.Mount Adams24863742WashingtonCascade Range73.61387
10.Mount Olympus23892429WashingtonNorthwest U.S. Coast Ranges173.7320
11.Mount Hood23493426OregonCascade Range92.21378
12.Wheeler Peak23083982NevadaGreat Basin Ranges373.0506
13.Glacier Peak22983219WashingtonCascade Range90.2509
14.White Mountain Peak21934342CaliforniaGreat Basin Ranges108.6679
15.Cloud Peak21604013WyomingGreater Yellowstone Rockies233.495
16.Gannett Peak21574207WyomingGreater Yellowstone Rockies467.3247
17.Grand Teton19994197WyomingGreater Yellowstone Rockies111.6327
18.Sacajawea Peak19502999OregonColumbia Plateau202.0124
19.Kings Peak19414123UtahWestern Rocky Mountains268.0539
20.Mount Graham19393267ArizonaSouthwest Basins and Ranges132.6152
21.Mount San Antonio19093068CaliforniaCentral and Southern California Ranges68.42973
22.Telescope Peak18923367CaliforniaGreat Basin Ranges92.0544
23.Mount Peale18903877UtahColorado Plateau117.1204
24.Mount Washington18801917New HampshireNorthern U.S. Appalachians1318.93708
25.Mount Mitchell18572037North CarolinaBlue Ridge Mountains1913.51219
26.Humphreys Peak18413851ArizonaColorado Plateau395.7961
27.Borah Peak18363859IdahoIdaho-Bitterroot Rocky Mountains242.6496
28.Pre-eruption Mount Saint Helens18162950WashingtonCascade Range52.045
29.Mount Ellen17933512UtahColorado Plateau90.2160
30.Mount Jefferson17933640NevadaGreat Basin Ranges158.7227
31.Mount Jefferson17733199OregonCascade Range77.5154
32.Deseret Peak17713362UtahGreat Basin Ranges74.0301
33.Pilot Peak17483266NevadaGreat Basin Ranges86.493
34.Crazy Peak17463417MontanaCentral Montana Rocky Mountains71.871
35.McDonald Peak17252993MontanaCentral Montana Rocky Mountains127.838
36.South Sister17063157OregonCascade Range63.4617
37.Sierra Blanca Peak16993649New MexicoSouthwest Basins and Ranges266.7112
38.Pikes Peak16924301ColoradoSouthern Rocky Mountains97.6927
39.Mount Nebo16853636UtahWestern Rocky Mountains121.6257
40.Snowshoe Peak16642663MontanaCentral Montana Rocky Mountains129.049
41.Hayford Peak16563021NevadaGreat Basin Ranges54.3206
42.North Schell Peak16533622NevadaGreat Basin Ranges37.8151
43.Star Peak16462998NevadaGreat Basin Ranges111.1159
44.Diamond Peak16453718IdahoIdaho-Bitterroot Rocky Mountains51.275
45.Flat Top Mountain16443237UtahGreat Basin Ranges38.0124
46.Mount Stuart16322870WashingtonCascade Range71.6505
47.Blanca Peak16234372ColoradoSouthern Rocky Mountains166.4263
48.Mount Timpanogos16123581UtahWestern Rocky Mountains63.8491
49.Ibapah Peak16113684UtahGreat Basin Ranges98.5128
50.She Devil16092877IdahoColumbia Plateau50.679
51.Mount Cleveland16053190MontanaCentral Montana Rocky Mountains158.062
52.Arc Dome16013588NevadaGreat Basin Ranges37.1194
53.Lassen Peak15943187CaliforniaCascade Range114.9751
54.Mount Lemmon15842791ArizonaSouthwest Basins and Ranges82.9282
55.Abercrombie Mountain15812227WashingtonColumbia Mountains22.697
56.Chiricahua Peak15722975ArizonaSouthwest Basins and Ranges103.3170
57.Mount Eddy15682751CaliforniaNorthwest U.S. Coast Ranges21.4256
58.Miller Peak15292885ArizonaSouthwest Basins and Ranges107.0155

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