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Fifty Highest CoHPs in Lower 48

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft 
1.WA-PierceMount Rainier14,411South Washington Cascades13,246
2.CA-Inyo/CA-TulareMount Whitney14,498Sequoia Sierra Nevada10,078
3.CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta14,162California Cascades9762
4.CO-LakeMount Elbert14,433Sawatch Range9073
5.NV-White PineWheeler Peak13,063East Central Great Basin Ranges7563
6.CA-MonoWhite Mountain Peak14,246West Great Basin Ranges7196
7.WY-Fremont/WY-SubletteGannett Peak13,804Wind River Range7076
8.WY-Big Horn/WY-JohnsonCloud Peak13,167Bighorn Mountains7067
9.WY-TetonGrand Teton13,770Teton Range-Yellowstone Area6530
10.UT-DuchesneKings Peak13,528Uinta Range6348
11.UT-San JuanMount Peale12,721Canyonlands6161
12.ID-CusterBorah Peak12,662Lost River-Lemhi Ranges5982
13.CO-El PasoPikes Peak14,110Front Range5510
14.CO-Alamosa/CO-CostillaBlanca Peak14,345Sangre de Cristo Range5326
15.MT-ParkGranite Peak12,799Absaroka Range4759
16.CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak14,294Sangre de Cristo Range4534
17.CO-HinsdaleUncompahgre Peak14,309San Juan Mountains4277
18.WY-ParkFrancs Peak13,153Absaroka Range4056
19.CO-DoloresMount Wilson14,246San Juan Mountains4024
20.NM-Mora/NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range4001
21.CA-MaderaMount Ritter13,143Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada3957
22.CO-ParkMount Lincoln14,286Central Colorado Ranges3862
23.CO-Huerfano/CO-Las AnimasWest Spanish Peak13,626Sangre de Cristo Range3666
24.NM-TaosWheeler Peak13,161Sangre de Cristo Range3409
25.CO-OurayMount Sneffels14,150San Juan Mountains3030
26.CO-BoulderLongs Peak14,255Front Range2940
27.CA-Fresno/CA-InyoNorth Palisade14,242Central Sierra Nevada2894
28.CO-MontezumaHesperus Mountain13,232San Juan Mountains2832
29.CO-Jackson/CO-LarimerClark Peak12,951Southern Wyoming Ranges2751
30.CO-Clear Creek/CO-SummitGrays Peak14,270Front Range2750
31.CO-ArchuletaSummit Peak13,300San Juan Mountains2740
32.CO-LarimerHagues Peak13,560Front Range2400
33.CO-Fremont/CO-SaguacheBushnell Peak13,105Sangre de Cristo Range2385
34.CO-Gunnison/CO-PitkinCastle Peak14,265Elk Range Area2345
35.CO-ChaffeeMount Harvard14,420Sawatch Range2340
36.CO-La PlataWindom Peak14,087San Juan Mountains2167
37.CO-EagleMount of the Holy Cross14,005Sawatch Range2111
38.CO-San Juan/CO-San MiguelVermilion Peak13,894San Juan Mountains2105
39.CA-Madera/CA-TuolumneMount Lyell13,114Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada1894
40.CO-ConejosConejos Peak13,172San Juan Mountains1892
41.CO-Rio GrandeBennett Peak13,203San Juan Mountains1723
42.CO-Clear Creek/CO-GrandPettingell Peak13,553Front Range1563
43.UT-Duchesne/UT-SummitGilbert Peak13,442Uinta Range1554
44.CO-Mineral/CO-SaguachePhoenix Peak13,895San Juan Mountains1495
45.CO-San MiguelWilson Peak14,017San Juan Mountains857
46.CO-Clear Creek/CO-GilpinJames Peak13,294Front Range694
47.NV-EsmeraldaBoundary Peak13,140West Great Basin Ranges253
48.CO-TellerDevils Playground13,060Front Range120
49.CO-Custer/CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak-East Peak14,240Sangre de Cristo Range40
50.CO-Alamosa/CO-CostillaBlanca Peak-Northeast Slope14,320Sangre de Cristo Range0

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List Description

This list shows the fifty highest peaks in the 48 contiguous United States that are the highest point of a county. Note that this list is peak-based, not county-based. Many of the peaks in the list are the highest point in two counties, but there are still 50 peaks on it even though the number of counties represented is 57.

Many well-known fourteeners are not county high points and do not appear on this list.


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