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Most Ascended Peaks

RankPeakAscents Elev-M Location Prom-M Range (Level 3)
1.Mount Washington21611917USA-NH1874Northern U.S. Appalachians
2.Mount Whitney13404418USA-CA3071Sierra Nevada
3.Mount San Antonio13253068USA-CA1898Central and Southern California Ranges
4.Mount Lafayette12481597USA-NH1012Northern U.S. Appalachians
5.Mount Lincoln10911551USA-NH51Northern U.S. Appalachians
6.Mount Pierce9791314USA-NH70Northern U.S. Appalachians
7.Mount Marcy9611629USA-NY1498Canadian Shield
8.Mount Rainier9604392USA-WA4026Cascade Range
9.Mount Moosilauke9481464USA-NH894Northern U.S. Appalachians
10.Grand Monadnock892960USA-NH649Northern U.S. Appalachians
11.Mount Eisenhower8841451USA-NH102Northern U.S. Appalachians
12.Mount Adams8811768USA-NH263Northern U.S. Appalachians
13.Mount Si8631270USA-WA75Cascade Range
14.Mount Liberty8621359USA-NH115Northern U.S. Appalachians
15.Mount Jefferson8611741USA-NH229Northern U.S. Appalachians
16.Mount Madison8601636USA-NH142Northern U.S. Appalachians
17.Mount Monroe8511637USA-NH77Northern U.S. Appalachians
18.Katahdin8491606USA-ME1307Northern U.S. Appalachians
19.San Jacinto Peak8463304USA-CA2536Central and Southern California Ranges
20.Mount Greylock8361063USA-MA751Northern U.S. Appalachians
21.Little Haystack8311451USA-NH0Northern U.S. Appalachians
22.Mount Mansfield8121339USA-VT1107Northern U.S. Appalachians
23.Mount Jackson8021235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
24.Mount Osceola7941317USA-NH610Northern U.S. Appalachians
25.Mount Flume7521319USA-NH124Northern U.S. Appalachians
26.South Twin7511494USA-NH458Northern U.S. Appalachians
27.Cannon Mountain7381244USA-NH220Northern U.S. Appalachians
28.Mount Tecumseh7221220USA-NH525Northern U.S. Appalachians
29.Clingmans Dome7182025USA-TN/NC1373Blue Ridge Mountains
30.Mount Garfield7171366USA-NH244Northern U.S. Appalachians
31.Mount Field7111317USA-NH513Northern U.S. Appalachians
32.Kinsman Mountain-North Peak7101309USA-NH78Northern U.S. Appalachians
33.Mount Osceola-East Peak7091267USA-NH97Northern U.S. Appalachians
34.Mount Saint Helens7062540USA-WA1394Cascade Range
35.Mount Elbert6974399USA-CO2765Southern Rocky Mountains
36.Cascade Mountain6951249USA-NY359Canadian Shield
37.San Gorgonio Mountain6863505USA-CA2528Central and Southern California Ranges
38.Mount Adams6773742USA-WA2474Cascade Range
39.Mount Tom6751235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
40.Algonquin Peak6731559USA-NY639Canadian Shield
41.Mount Mitchell6672037USA-NC1856Blue Ridge Mountains
42.Mount Hood6533426USA-OR2349Cascade Range
43.Kinsman Mountain6431328USA-NH731Northern U.S. Appalachians
44.Malans Peak6402121USA-UT0Western Rocky Mountains
45.West Tiger Mountain #3635769USA-WA19Cascade Range
46.Mount Willey6131297USA-NH78Northern U.S. Appalachians
47.Mount Bond6061432USA-NH91Northern U.S. Appalachians
48.Carter Dome6021473USA-NH860Northern U.S. Appalachians
49.Giant Mountain5961410USA-NY900Canadian Shield
49.Mount Hale5961236USA-NH187Northern U.S. Appalachians

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List Description

This list, like all the other "Usage" lists, will change over time as ascents are entered into the database. This list is automatically recalculated once a day, so a completion of all these peaks is a moving target that may be frustrating for a climber.

This list shows peaks with the most successful ascents by all climbers at all times. Repeat ascents are counted, so if a single climber ascends a peak 100 times, that will give that peak a big advantage on this list.

Despite the worldwide coverage of the database, the site has its greatest usage in the United States, so peaks in that country dominate this list. There is a companion list for peaks outside the USA only, ranked by the same criteria. The preponderance of peaks in the Northeastern USA on this list is due to many repeat ascnets of peaks that are relatively easy to ascend.


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