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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Roxanne Everett's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (19 out of 67, or 28.36%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
Ascent Date
1.SomersetMount Davis3213Northern Allegheny Mountains6732001-07-29
2.BedfordBlue Knob3140Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains8202001-07-27
3.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower3000Laurel Highlands3002001-07-27
4.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands8742001-07-27
5.BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains6022001-07-27
6.CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains282 
7.SusquehannaElk Hill2700Northeastern Pennsylvania1310 
8.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania836 
9.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains410 
10.PotterLyon Hill2600Northern Allegheny Plateau1020 
 Potter or Bailey Hill2600Northern Allegheny Plateau360 
 Potter or White Knoll South2600Northern Allegheny Plateau320 
11.SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau1405 
12.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau583 
13.McKeanMcKean County High Point2480Northern Allegheny Plateau40 
13.LuzerneCherry Ridge2480Northern Allegheny Plateau260 
15.BradfordArmenia Mountain2460Northern Allegheny Plateau200 
16.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges1458 
16.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges1458 
18.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2440Northern Allegheny Plateau40 
19.HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2420Central Pennsylvania Ridges80 
20.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau425 
21.CameronCameron County High Point2400Northern Allegheny Plateau297 
21.LycomingLycoming County High Point2400Northern Allegheny Plateau920 
21.WyomingBartlett Mountain2400Northern Allegheny Plateau200 
24.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau216 
25.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau795 
26.MifflinBroad Mountain2360Central Pennsylvania Ridges460 
27.LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau503 
28.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6502001-07-23
28.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain6502001-07-23
30.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau811 
31.JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges1228 
32.MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau155 
33.CarbonLake Mountain2200Pocono Plateau424 
33.SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2200Central Pennsylvania Ridges1480 
35.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2180Northern Allegheny Plateau580 
35.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2180Laurel Highlands660 
35.UnionJones Mountain2180Central Pennsylvania Ridges340 
38.PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau275 
39.SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges794 
40.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2080South Mountain-Catoctin2542001-07-22
41.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau154 
42.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau3632010-07-11
43.ErieErie County High Point1910Northern Allegheny Plateau2902010-07-11
44.ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau81 
45.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1800Anthracite Ridges560 
46.DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges71 
47.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1760Northern Allegheny Plateau280 
48.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau215 
49.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1700Blue Mountain1020 
50.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain1055 
51.GreeneGreene County High Point1680Southern Allegheny Plateau3802001-07-30
52.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain873 
53.LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges91 
54.MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area541 
55.ButlerKelley Benchmark1620Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area197 
56.WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau2922001-07-30
57.LawrenceLawrence County High Point1460Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area360 
58.AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1420Northern Allegheny Plateau197 
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau270 
59.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin2522005-03-19
60.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1400Northern Allegheny Plateau40 
61.BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area303 
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21400Southern Allegheny Plateau240 
62.LancasterLancaster County High Point1200Southeast Pennsylvania Hills602005-03-19
63.ChesterWelsh Mountain1100Southeast Pennsylvania Hills2022005-03-20
64.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope980Southeast Pennsylvania Hills202005-03-27
65.MontgomeryMill Hill720Southeast Pennsylvania Hills802005-03-26
66.DelawareDelaware County High Point510Southeast Pennsylvania Hills602005-03-21
67.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill442Southeast Pennsylvania Hills1722005-03-21

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List Description


Sources that were used to help me compile this list include:

  • About 30 of these points I determined by personal research done prior to 1990.
  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1993 by Andy Martin, reviewed by Michael Schwartz.


     Pennsylvania County High Points


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