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Alabama County High Points

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RankCountyPeak Elev-M
Range (Level 5) Prom-M
Ascent Date
1.CleburneCheaha Mountain733Far South Appalachian Ridges447 
2.ClayHernandez Peak714Far South Appalachian Ridges80 
3.CalhounMorton Hill629Far South Appalachian Ridges371 
4.DekalbFox Mountain610Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus305 
5.CherokeeFlagpole Mountain600Far South Appalachian Ridges326 
6.TalladegaHorn Mountain586Far South Appalachian Ridges300 
7.JacksonJohnson Top573Southern Cumberland Plateau232 
7.MadisonJohnson Top573Southern Cumberland Plateau232 
9.Saint ClairBald Rock Mountain486Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus266 
10.ShelbySignal Mountain482Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus280 
11.BlountBlount County High Point475Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus171 
12.EtowahBig Mountain472Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus82 
13.RandolphSewell Benchmark465Far South Appalachian Ridges105 
14.JeffersonButler Mountain445Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus116 
15.MarshallGunters Mountain427Southern Cumberland Plateau171 
16.MorganBrindley Mountain-Union Hill408Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus152 
17.CoosaCandler Mountain386Far South Appalachian Ridges117 
18.TallapoosaCandler Mountain-North Summit366Far South Appalachian Ridges43 
19.FranklinEckerberger Mountain350Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus82 
20.CullmanBrindley Mountain347Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus61 
21.LawrenceLawrence County High Point329Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus12 
22.WinstonWinston County High Point312Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus31 
23.MarionBakefield Benchmark311Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus55 
24.ColbertColbert County High Point299Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus30 
25.LeeSalem Lookout293Far South Appalachian Ridges73 
26.ChambersChambers County High Point287Far South Appalachian Ridges55 
26.LimestoneLimestone County High Point287Southern Cumberland Plateau27 
26.LauderdaleLauderdale County High Point287Southern Cumberland Plateau18 
29.ChiltonChandler Mountain268Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus116 
30.FayetteFord Mountain250Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus91 
30.WalkerLockhart Hill250Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus79 
30.TuscaloosaRock Mountain250Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus24 
33.LamarLamar County High Point244Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus79 
34.AutaugaWater Tanks238Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus43 
34.ElmoreElmore County High Point238Far South Appalachian Ridges37 
36.BibbSand Mountain232Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus61 
37.BarbourGraveyard Hill210Florida Panhandle-South Alabama94 
37.PikeBecks Mountain Northeast210Florida Panhandle-South Alabama76 
39.BullockBullock County High Point204Florida Panhandle-South Alabama67 
40.CrenshawMount Carmel201Florida Panhandle-South Alabama73 
41.RussellRussell County High Point193Far South Appalachian Ridges62 
42.PerryPerry County High Point192Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus30 
43.PickensPickens County High Point189Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus43 
44.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point187Florida Panhandle-South Alabama55 
45.ChoctawScott Mountain183Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee73 
45.DallasDallas County High Point183Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus61 
45.ButlerBarganier Lookout183Florida Panhandle-South Alabama37 
48.MaconMacon County High Point180Far South Appalachian Ridges13 
49.LowndesBarganier Hill179Florida Panhandle-South Alabama54 
50.HaleHale County High Point177Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus73 
50.MonroeMonroe County High Point177Florida Panhandle-South Alabama67 
50.ConecuhConecuh County High Point177Florida Panhandle-South Alabama6 
53.DaleDale County High Point171Florida Panhandle-South Alabama40 
54.HenryHenry County High Point168Florida Panhandle-South Alabama9 
55.WilcoxFatama Lookout Tower167Florida Panhandle-South Alabama75 
56.ClarkeClarke County High Point165Florida Panhandle-South Alabama107 
56.CoffeeCoffee County High Point165Florida Panhandle-South Alabama27 
58.CovingtonCovington County High Point150Florida Panhandle-South Alabama52 
59.SumterSumter County High Point137Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee77 
60.GreeneGreene County High Point134Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus61 
60.WashingtonWashington County High Point134Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee24 
62.MarengoMarengo County High Point131Florida Panhandle-South Alabama58 
63.HoustonHouston County High Point119Florida Panhandle-South Alabama40 
64.EscambiaEscambia County High Point113Florida Panhandle-South Alabama7 
65.MobileMobile County High Point113Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee55 
66.GenevaGeneva County High Point107Florida Panhandle-South Alabama21 
67.BaldwinBaldwin County High Point104Florida Panhandle-South Alabama15 

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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 Alabama, 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 Andy Martin and Carl Mills.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for points on this list provided by Tom Owen via the web site, and manually verified.


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