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Nebraska County High Points

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RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
1.KimballPanorama Point5426Inter-Platte High Plains36
2.BannerBanner County High Point5350Inter-Platte High Plains40
3.SiouxKennedy Benchmark5255Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains255
4.Scotts BluffWildcat Hills4960Inter-Platte High Plains240
5.DawesDawes County High Point4840Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains40
6.CheyenneCheyenne County High Point4721Inter-Platte High Plains11
7.Box ButteBox Butte County High Point4640Wyoming-NW Nebraska High Plains20
8.MorrillMorrill County High Point4620Inter-Platte High Plains80
9.SheridanMorton Hill4320Sand Hills440
10.GrantGrant County High Point4220Sand Hills320
11.CherryHazel Benchmark4206Sand Hills246
12.GardenGarden County High Point4180Sand Hills320
13.ArthurArthur County High Point4080Sand Hills300
14.DeuelDeuel County High Point4070Inter-Platte High Plains30
15.KeithKeith County High Point3860Inter-Platte High Plains160
16.HookerHooker County High Point3800Sand Hills260
17.ChaseLamar Benchmark3742West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains172
18.McPhersonMoore Benchmark3729Sand Hills329
19.DundyDundy County High Point3690West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains120
20.PerkinsPerkins County High Point3650West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains8
21.ThomasThomas County High Point3440Sand Hills140
22.HayesHayes County High Point3430West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains160
23.LincolnLincoln County High Point3420West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains140
24.LoganBirnbaum Benchmark3300Sand Hills200
25.HitchcockPowell Benchmark3240West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains40
26.CusterHughes Benchmark3146Sand Hills266
27.FrontierFrontier County High Point3143West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains83
28.BrownBrown County High Point2980Sand Hills160
28.DawsonDawson County High Point2980West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains130
30.BlaineBlaine County High Point2940Sand Hills200
30.Red WillowRed Willow County High Point2940West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains80
32.GosperGosper County High Point2760West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains120
33.LoupLoup County High Point2730Sand Hills90
34.RockRock County High Point2710Northeast Nebraska Plains150
35.Keya PahaKeya Paha County High Point2670Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains30
36.ValleyValley County High Point2583Northeast Nebraska Plains93
37.HoltHolt County High Point2560Northeast Nebraska Plains150
37.FurnasFurnas County High Point2560West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains40
39.GarfieldGarfield County High Point2540Northeast Nebraska Plains150
40.PhelpsPhelps County High Point2530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30
41.BuffaloBuffalo County High Point2510Northeast Nebraska Plains20
42.ShermanSherman County High Point2450Northeast Nebraska Plains120
43.HarlanHarlan County High Point2390East Kansas-Nebraska Plains40
44.GreeleyGreeley County High Point2380Northeast Nebraska Plains150
45.WheelerWheeler County High Point2300Northeast Nebraska Plains120
46.FranklinFranklin County High Point2280East Kansas-Nebraska Plains40
46.KearneyKearney County High Point2280East Kansas-Nebraska Plains20
48.BooneBoone County High Point2210Northeast Nebraska Plains110
49.BoydBoyd County High Point2206Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains0
50.HowardHoward County High Point2180Northeast Nebraska Plains60
51.AntelopeAntelope County High Point2170Northeast Nebraska Plains160
52.AdamsAdams County High Point2120East Kansas-Nebraska Plains40
52.HallHall County High Point2120Northeast Nebraska Plains30
54.WebsterWebster County High Point2110East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
55.NanceNance County High Point2040Northeast Nebraska Plains20
56.MerrickMerrick County High Point2000Northeast Nebraska Plains10
57.MadisonMadison County High Point1970Northeast Nebraska Plains40
58.KnoxKnox County High Point1930Northeast Nebraska Plains220
58.NuckollsNuckolls County High Point1930East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
60.CedarCedar County High Point1920Northeast Nebraska Plains100
60.HamiltonHamilton County High Point1920East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30
62.PiercePierce County High Point1910Northeast Nebraska Plains150
62.PlattePlatte County High Point1910Northeast Nebraska Plains30
64.ClayClay County High Point1905East Kansas-Nebraska Plains33
65.WayneWayne County High Point1900Northeast Nebraska Plains140
66.StantonStanton County High Point1860Northeast Nebraska Plains90
67.PolkPolk County High Point1780East Kansas-Nebraska Plains20
67.YorkYork County High Point1780East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
69.FillmoreFillmore County High Point1740East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
70.ColfaxColfax County High Point1730Northeast Nebraska Plains10
71.ThayerThayer County High Point1700East Kansas-Nebraska Plains50
72.ButlerButler County High Point1695East Kansas-Nebraska Plains88
73.CumingCuming County High Point1690Northeast Nebraska Plains20
74.DixonDixon County High Point1660Northeast Nebraska Plains120
74.SalineSaline County High Point1660East Kansas-Nebraska Plains70
76.SaundersSaunders County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains40
76.SewardSeward County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains23
78.JeffersonJefferson County High Point1610East Kansas-Nebraska Plains100
79.DodgeDodge County High Point1590Northeast Nebraska Plains30
80.ThurstonThurston County High Point1550Northeast Nebraska Plains30
81.GageGage County High Point1540East Kansas-Nebraska Plains130
82.PawneePawnee County High Point1530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains240
83.LancasterLancaster County High Point1520East Kansas-Nebraska Plains90
83.DakotaDakota County High Point1520Northeast Nebraska Plains40
85.JohnsonJohnson County High Point1490East Kansas-Nebraska Plains10
86.OtoeOtoe County High Point1450East Kansas-Nebraska Plains60
87.BurtBurt County High Point1430Northeast Nebraska Plains30
88.WashingtonWashington County High Point1385Northeast Nebraska Plains135
89.CassCass County High Point1370East Kansas-Nebraska Plains50
90.DouglasDouglas County High Point1330Northeast Nebraska Plains80
91.NemahaNemaha County High Point1310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
91.RichardsonRichardson County High Point1310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
93.SarpySarpy County High Point1300Northeast Nebraska Plains120

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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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