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Nebraska County High Points

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RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5) Prom-M 
1.KimballPanorama Point1654Inter-Platte High Plains8
2.BannerBanner County High Point1628Inter-Platte High Plains6
3.SiouxKennedy Benchmark1602Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains72
4.Scotts BluffWildcat Hills1506Inter-Platte High Plains61
5.DawesDawes County High Point1469Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains0
6.CheyenneCheyenne County High Point1439Inter-Platte High Plains3
7.Box ButteBox Butte County High Point1411Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains0
8.MorrillMorrill County High Point1402Inter-Platte High Plains12
9.SheridanMorton Hill1311Sand Hills122
10.CherryHazel Benchmark1282Sand Hills69
11.GrantGrant County High Point1280Sand Hills85
12.GardenGarden County High Point1268Sand Hills85
13.ArthurArthur County High Point1244Sand Hills85
14.DeuelDeuel County High Point1237Inter-Platte High Plains3
15.KeithKeith County High Point1173Inter-Platte High Plains43
16.HookerHooker County High Point1158Sand Hills73
17.ChaseLamar Benchmark1141West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains49
18.McPhersonMoore Benchmark1137Sand Hills94
19.DundyDundy County High Point1122West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains30
20.PerkinsPerkins County High Point1111West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains1
21.ThomasThomas County High Point1049Sand Hills37
22.HayesHayes County High Point1042West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains43
23.LincolnLincoln County High Point1039West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains37
24.LoganBirnbaum Benchmark1000Sand Hills49
25.HitchcockPowell Benchmark985West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains6
26.CusterHughes Benchmark959Sand Hills75
27.FrontierFrontier County High Point958West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains19
28.DawsonDawson County High Point908West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains40
29.BrownBrown County High Point902Sand Hills37
30.BlaineBlaine County High Point896Sand Hills55
31.Red WillowRed Willow County High Point893West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains18
32.GosperGosper County High Point841West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains30
33.LoupLoup County High Point832Sand Hills24
34.RockRock County High Point826Northeast Nebraska Plains43
35.Keya PahaKeya Paha County High Point811Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains3
36.ValleyValley County High Point787Northeast Nebraska Plains25
37.HoltHolt County High Point780Northeast Nebraska Plains43
38.FurnasFurnas County High Point777West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains6
39.GarfieldGarfield County High Point774Northeast Nebraska Plains43
40.PhelpsPhelps County High Point771East Kansas-Nebraska Plains6
41.BuffaloBuffalo County High Point765Northeast Nebraska Plains3
42.ShermanSherman County High Point747Northeast Nebraska Plains34
43.HarlanHarlan County High Point725East Kansas-Nebraska Plains6
44.GreeleyGreeley County High Point722Northeast Nebraska Plains40
45.WheelerWheeler County High Point701Northeast Nebraska Plains34
46.FranklinFranklin County High Point695East Kansas-Nebraska Plains9
46.KearneyKearney County High Point695East Kansas-Nebraska Plains3
48.BoydBoyd County High Point672Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains0
49.BooneBoone County High Point671Northeast Nebraska Plains27
50.AntelopeAntelope County High Point661Northeast Nebraska Plains46
50.HowardHoward County High Point661Northeast Nebraska Plains12
52.AdamsAdams County High Point646East Kansas-Nebraska Plains9
52.HallHall County High Point646Northeast Nebraska Plains6
54.WebsterWebster County High Point643East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
55.NanceNance County High Point622Northeast Nebraska Plains3
56.MerrickMerrick County High Point610Northeast Nebraska Plains0
57.MadisonMadison County High Point600Northeast Nebraska Plains9
58.KnoxKnox County High Point588Northeast Nebraska Plains64
58.NuckollsNuckolls County High Point588East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
60.CedarCedar County High Point585Northeast Nebraska Plains24
60.HamiltonHamilton County High Point585East Kansas-Nebraska Plains6
62.PiercePierce County High Point582Northeast Nebraska Plains43
62.PlattePlatte County High Point582Northeast Nebraska Plains6
64.ClayClay County High Point581East Kansas-Nebraska Plains10
65.WayneWayne County High Point579Northeast Nebraska Plains37
66.StantonStanton County High Point567Northeast Nebraska Plains24
67.PolkPolk County High Point543East Kansas-Nebraska Plains3
67.YorkYork County High Point543East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
69.FillmoreFillmore County High Point530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
70.ColfaxColfax County High Point527Northeast Nebraska Plains0
71.ThayerThayer County High Point518East Kansas-Nebraska Plains12
72.ButlerButler County High Point517East Kansas-Nebraska Plains27
73.CumingCuming County High Point515Northeast Nebraska Plains3
74.SalineSaline County High Point506East Kansas-Nebraska Plains18
75.DixonDixon County High Point500Northeast Nebraska Plains24
75.SaundersSaunders County High Point500East Kansas-Nebraska Plains9
75.SewardSeward County High Point500East Kansas-Nebraska Plains7
78.JeffersonJefferson County High Point491East Kansas-Nebraska Plains27
79.DodgeDodge County High Point485Northeast Nebraska Plains6
80.ThurstonThurston County High Point472Northeast Nebraska Plains6
81.GageGage County High Point469East Kansas-Nebraska Plains37
82.PawneePawnee County High Point466East Kansas-Nebraska Plains70
83.LancasterLancaster County High Point463East Kansas-Nebraska Plains24
83.DakotaDakota County High Point463Northeast Nebraska Plains6
85.JohnsonJohnson County High Point454East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
86.OtoeOtoe County High Point442East Kansas-Nebraska Plains15
87.BurtBurt County High Point436Northeast Nebraska Plains6
88.WashingtonWashington County High Point422Northeast Nebraska Plains38
89.CassCass County High Point418East Kansas-Nebraska Plains12
90.DouglasDouglas County High Point402Northeast Nebraska Plains18
91.NemahaNemaha County High Point399East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
91.RichardsonRichardson County High Point399East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
93.SarpySarpy County High Point396Northeast Nebraska Plains34

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List Description

Note that this list is not authoritative and it is present here mainly so climbers can log their ascents. If you are serious about county highpointing in Nebraska, then you should visit the County Highpointing Web Site, join the Yahoo County Highpointing Group, and refer to Andy Martin's book for the definitive listing of all the points.


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

  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1994 by David Olson, Andy Martin, and Carl Mills.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for peaks provided by Tom Dunigan via the web site, and manually verified.


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