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Counties with Largest Area

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5)Area-SqMiAscents
32.ID-IdahoBare Peak Northwest9439Central Bitteroot Range8,48219
33.NM-San JuanBeautiful Mountain9388Chuska Mountains5,53729
41.AZ-NavajoBlack Mesa High Point8168Hopi-Navajo Mesas9,95972
45.AZ-MaricopaBrowns Peak7657Mazatzal Mountains9,228216
26.UT-Box ElderBull Mountain9934Northwest Salt Lake Ranges5,775135
15.NV-LanderBunker Hill11,473Toiyabe Range5,514148
35.NM-McKinleyCerros de Alejandro9166North San Mateo Mountains5,45529
13.NV-ClarkCharleston Peak11,916Spring Mountains8,0891076
28.AZ-CochiseChiricahua Peak9759Chiricahua Area6,223251
38.OR-LakeCrane Mountain8456Warner Mountains8,34488
19.UT-TooeleDeseret Peak11,031Stansbury Mountains7,000431
44.TX-BrewsterEmory Peak7825Big Bend Ranges6,200348
5.WY-ParkFrancs Peak13,153Southern Absaroka Range6,95358
4.WY-FremontGannett Peak13,804Northern Wind River Range9,249346
30.NV-HumboldtGranite Peak9732Santa Rosa Mountains9,644166
40.ID-OwyheeHayden Peak8403Owyhee Mountains7,684101
48.NE-CherryHazel Benchmark4206Sand Hills6,00013
39.AZ-MohaveHualapai Peak8417Hualapai Mountains13,468198
9.AZ-CoconinoHumphreys Peak12,633Flagstaff Area18,6591432
12.WY-CarbonMedicine Bow Peak-West Ridge11,920Medicine Bow Mountains7,95299
25.UT-MillardMine Camp Peak10,222Pavant Range6,822137
16.AZ-ApacheMount Baldy11,403White Mountains11,218171
24.NV-LincolnMount Grafton-South Ridge10,640Schell Creek Range10,63293
11.NV-NyeMount Jefferson11,941Toquima Range18,147314
36.AZ-PimaMount Lemmon9157Huachuca Area9,195401
8.UT-San JuanMount Peale12,721La Sal Mountains7,929275
23.NV-WashoeMount Rose10,776Carson Range6,543812
3.CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta14,162Mount Shasta Area6,3381435
34.OR-KlamathMount Thielsen9182Crater Lake Area6,125396
43.AZ-YavapaiMount Union7979Prescott Area8,129205
1.CA-InyoMount Whitney14,498Mount Whitney Group10,2243379
2.CA-FresnoNorth Palisade14,242Palisades6,012281
46.NM-ChavesOne Tree Peak7089Sacramento Mountains6,07851
42.OR-MalheurOregon Canyon Mountains Peak8027Trout Creek Area9,91252
49.ME-AroostookPeaked Mountain2220Northern Maine6,80937
50.MN-Saint LouisPike Mountain1950Northern Minnesota Ranges6,71921
31.WY-SweetwaterPine Mountain9550East Flaming Gorge Area10,47647
17.NV-ElkoRuby Dome11,387Ruby-East Humboldt Mountains17,180257
14.CA-San BernardinoSan Gorgonio Mountain11,499San Bernardino Mountains20,1081789
21.CA-RiversideSan Jacinto Peak10,839San Jacinto Mountains7,3052483
37.CA-KernSawmill Mountain8818San Emigdio Mountains8,161636
10.NM-OteroSierra Blanca Peak11,973Sacramento Mountains6,631160
47.AZ-YumaSignal Peak4877Kofa Area5,522309
22.NM-SocorroSouth Baldy10,783West-Central Rio Grande Area6,651143
27.NV-PershingStar Peak9836Southeast Humboldt River Ranges6,060229
29.OR-HarneySteens Mountain9733Steens Mountain Area10,208194
6.NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Santa Fe Mountains5,89598
18.MT-BeaverheadTweedy Mountain11,154Pioneer Mountains5,55941
7.NV-White PineWheeler Peak13,063Snake Range8,888767
20.NM-CatronWhitewater Baldy10,895Mogollon Mountains6,93161

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List Description

This list shows the highest points of the 50 largest counties in the US outside of Alaska. All but four of them are in nine western states. There is one each in Texas, Nebraska, Minnesota, and Maine.

Thanks to John Hasch for suggesting the addition of the Area column, greatly improving the usefulness of this list.


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