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United States State High Points (plus DC) - Multiple Ascents Grid

RankGeographyPeak Elev-Ft  Prom-Ft TotalRound 1
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1.AlabamaCheaha Mountain24051445  
2.AlaskaDenali20,31020,146  
3.ArizonaHumphreys Peak12,6336039  
4.ArkansasMagazine Mountain27532133  
5.CaliforniaMount Whitney14,49810,078  
6.ColoradoMount Elbert14,4339073  
7.ConnecticutMount Frissell-South Slope23800  
8.DelawareEbright Azimuth45040  
9.District of ColumbiaPoint Reno41575  
10.FloridaBritton Hill34565  
11.GeorgiaBrasstown Bald47842108  
12.HawaiiMauna Kea13,79613,796  
13.IdahoBorah Peak12,6625982  
14.IllinoisCharles Mound123595  
15.IndianaHoosier Hill1257297  
16.IowaHawkeye Point167040  
17.KansasMount Sunflower403919  
18.KentuckyBlack Mountain41391899  
19.LouisianaDriskill Mountain535225  
20.MaineKatahdin52684288  
21.MarylandBackbone Mountain336080  
22.MassachusettsMount Greylock34872463  
23.MichiganMount Arvon1979949  
24.MinnesotaEagle Mountain23011321  
25.MississippiWoodall Mountain806296  
26.MissouriTaum Sauk Mountain1772512  
27.MontanaGranite Peak12,7994759  
28.NebraskaPanorama Point542626  
29.NevadaBoundary Peak13,140253  
30.New HampshireMount Washington62886148  
31.New JerseyHigh Point1803883  
32.New MexicoWheeler Peak13,1613409  
33.New YorkMount Marcy53444914  
34.North CarolinaMount Mitchell66846089  
35.North DakotaWhite Butte3506546  
36.OhioCampbell Hill1549639  
37.OklahomaBlack Mesa49730  
38.OregonMount Hood11,2397706  
39.PennsylvaniaMount Davis3213653  
40.Rhode IslandJerimoth Hill812192  
41.South CarolinaSassafras Mountain3554754  
42.South DakotaBlack Elk Peak72312911  
43.TennesseeClingmans Dome66434503  
44.TexasGuadalupe Peak87493029  
45.UtahKings Peak13,5286348  
46.VermontMount Mansfield43933633  
47.VirginiaMount Rogers57292449  
48.WashingtonMount Rainier14,41113,246  
49.West VirginiaSpruce Knob48612781  
50.WisconsinTimms Hill1951425  
51.WyomingGannett Peak13,8047076  

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About the Multiple Ascent Grid:

  • This table grid shows all peaks on a given list, and all ascents done by Danny Casady,II, up to 10 ascents per peak.
  • While many peakbaggers do not like to repeat ascents, some will try to do multiple "laps" or "rounds" of a favorite list, often one close to home.
  • The header for each ascent column shows, in parentheses, the total number of peaks climbed in each "round", and clicking the header link will sort your ascents for that round.
  • Due to space limitations, this listing has just the basic peak info, so up to ten date columns can be shown. Please use the main peak list (linked above) for more basic info and functionality.
  • Some climbers will log two ascents of the same peak on the same day--for example, when doing an out-and-back ridge run with other ascents sandwiched between two of the same peak. Some might not consider these to be two separate ascents for the purposes of doing multiple rounds. Clicking on the "Count a peak only once per day" link in the header will collapse multiple ascents of a peak on a single day into just one ascent for this grid list.

List Description

The fifty state high points of the United States are an increasingly popular peakbagging pursuit. There is a club (the Highpointers) and several guidebooks to completing this diverse list of peaks.

Of the fifty high points, five require real mountaineering skills: Denali in Alaska; Washington's Mount Rainier and Oregon's Mount Hood in the Pacific Northwest; and Montana's Granite Peak and Wyoming's Gannett Peak in the Rockies. Another five or so (Rhode island, Illinois, Kentucky, and others) are on private land and require landowner permission.

Most of the remaining state summits are easy hikes or drive-ups. Hiking the cool forests of the Appalachians, exploring the windy, lonely high plains, and backpacking above treeline in the western mountains are all part of the great fun of this scavenger hunt.

This list includes the high point of the District of Columbia, which in many matters is a state equivalent.

Links

     Highpointers Club -- U.S. State High Points

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       Fifty State Summits, Guide with Maps to State Highpoints (Zumwalt)
       Highpoints of the United States: A Guide to the Fifty State Summits (Holmes)
       Highpoint Adventures: The Complete Guide to the 50 State Highpoints (Winger)

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

 


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