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Fred Beckey's Great Peaks of the Continent

RankPeak Elev-Ft
State Prom-Ft
Range (Level 3)
1.Denali20,310Alaska20,162Alaska Range
2.Pico de Orizaba18,491Puebla/Veracruz16,148Cordillera Neovolcanica
3.Mount Saint Elias18,008Yukon Territory/Alaska11,249Saint Elias Mountains
4.Mount Whitney14,498California10,083Sierra Nevada
5.Mount Rainier14,411Washington13,246Cascade Range
6.Longs Peak14,255Colorado2940Southern Rocky Mountains
7.North Palisade14,242California2894Sierra Nevada
8.Mount Shasta14,162California9772Cascade Range
9.Maroon Peak14,156Colorado2336Southern Rocky Mountains
10.Mount Sneffels14,150Colorado3050Southern Rocky Mountains
11.Pikes Peak14,110Colorado5530Southern Rocky Mountains
12.Gannett Peak13,804Wyoming7076Greater Yellowstone Rockies
13.Grand Teton13,770Wyoming6545Greater Yellowstone Rockies
14.Fremont Peak13,745Wyoming1184Greater Yellowstone Rockies
15.Mount Waddington13,186British Columbia10,791Coast Mountains
16.Mount Ritter13,143California3990Sierra Nevada
17.Mount Robson12,989British Columbia9281Canadian Rockies
18.Humphreys Peak12,633Arizona6039Colorado Plateau
19.Mount Moran12,605Wyoming2645Greater Yellowstone Rockies
20.Mount Deborah12,339Alaska5189Alaska Range
21.Mount Assiniboine11,864Alberta/British Columbia6831Canadian Rockies
22.Mount Timpanogos11,749Utah5279Western Rocky Mountains
23.Mount Hood11,239Oregon7706Cascade Range
24.Howser Spire11,194British Columbia4262Columbia Mountains
25.Mount Sir Donald10,774British Columbia2867Columbia Mountains
26.Mount Wilbur9321Montana2136Central Montana Rocky Mountains
27.Mount Shuksan9131Washington4431Cascade Range
28.Devils Thumb9111British Columbia/Alaska3369Coast Mountains
29.Mount Saint Helens8333Washington4593Cascade Range
30.Black Elk Peak7231South Dakota2921Great Plains
31.Ship Rock7178New Mexico1568Colorado Plateau
32.Clingmans Dome6643Tennessee/North Carolina4513Blue Ridge Mountains
33.Mount Washington6288New Hampshire6158Northern U.S. Appalachians
34.Mount Marcy5344New York4919Canadian Shield
35.Katahdin5268Maine4293Northern U.S. Appalachians

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