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Most Ascended Peaks

RankPeakAscents Elev-M Location Prom-M Range (Level 3)
1.Mount Washington18791917USA-NH1874Northern U.S. Appalachians
2.Mount Whitney11444418USA-CA3071Sierra Nevada
3.Mount San Antonio10703068USA-CA1898Central and Southern California Ranges
4.Mount Lafayette10591597USA-NH1012Northern U.S. Appalachians
5.Mount Lincoln9221551USA-NH51Northern U.S. Appalachians
6.Mount Marcy8331629USA-NY1498Canadian Shield
6.Mount Pierce8331314USA-NH70Northern U.S. Appalachians
8.Mount Moosilauke8261464USA-NH894Northern U.S. Appalachians
9.Mount Rainier8204392USA-WA4026Cascade Range
10.Grand Monadnock780960USA-NH649Northern U.S. Appalachians
11.Mount Adams7681768USA-NH263Northern U.S. Appalachians
12.Mount Eisenhower7471451USA-NH102Northern U.S. Appalachians
13.Mount Liberty7401359USA-NH115Northern U.S. Appalachians
14.Katahdin7391606USA-ME1307Northern U.S. Appalachians
15.Mount Jefferson7361741USA-NH229Northern U.S. Appalachians
16.Mount Madison7351636USA-NH142Northern U.S. Appalachians
17.Mount Monroe7321637USA-NH77Northern U.S. Appalachians
18.Mount Greylock7291063USA-MA751Northern U.S. Appalachians
19.San Jacinto Peak6993304USA-CA2536Central and Southern California Ranges
19.Little Haystack6991451USA-NH0Northern U.S. Appalachians
21.Mount Mansfield6941339USA-VT1107Northern U.S. Appalachians
22.Mount Jackson6911235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
23.Mount Osceola6811317USA-NH610Northern U.S. Appalachians
24.Mount Si6501270USA-WA75Cascade Range
25.Mount Flume6451319USA-NH124Northern U.S. Appalachians
26.South Twin6391494USA-NH458Northern U.S. Appalachians
27.Clingmans Dome6362025USA-TN/NC1373Blue Ridge Mountains
28.Malans Peak6342121USA-UT0Western Rocky Mountains
29.Cannon Mountain6331244USA-NH220Northern U.S. Appalachians
30.Mount Garfield6101366USA-NH244Northern U.S. Appalachians
31.Mount Osceola-East Peak6071267USA-NH97Northern U.S. Appalachians
32.Mount Elbert6034399USA-CO2765Southern Rocky Mountains
33.Mount Field5991317USA-NH513Northern U.S. Appalachians
34.Kinsman Mountain-North Peak5971309USA-NH78Northern U.S. Appalachians
35.Mount Tecumseh5901220USA-NH525Northern U.S. Appalachians
36.San Gorgonio Mountain5863505USA-CA2528Central and Southern California Ranges
36.Mount Saint Helens5862540USA-WA1394Cascade Range
38.Cascade Mountain5841249USA-NY359Canadian Shield
39.Mount Mitchell5802037USA-NC1856Blue Ridge Mountains
40.Algonquin Peak5691559USA-NY639Canadian Shield
41.Mount Tom5671235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
42.Mount Hood5553426USA-OR2349Cascade Range
43.Mount Adams5483742USA-WA2474Cascade Range
44.Kinsman Mountain5381328USA-NH731Northern U.S. Appalachians
45.Mount Bond5181432USA-NH91Northern U.S. Appalachians
45.Mount Willey5181297USA-NH78Northern U.S. Appalachians
47.Carter Dome5141473USA-NH860Northern U.S. Appalachians
48.Mount Hale5121236USA-NH187Northern U.S. Appalachians
49.Giant Mountain5111410USA-NY900Canadian Shield
50.North Twin5071451USA-NH85Northern 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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