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Most Ascended Peaks

RankPeakAscents Elev-M Location Prom-M Range (Level 3)
1.Mount Whitney12104418USA-CA3071Sierra Nevada
2.Mount Elbert6344399USA-CO2765Southern Rocky Mountains
3.Mount Rainier8704392USA-WA4026Cascade Range
4.Mount Adams6013742USA-WA2474Cascade Range
5.San Gorgonio Mountain6403505USA-CA2528Central and Southern California Ranges
6.Mount Hood6013426USA-OR2349Cascade Range
7.San Jacinto Peak7603304USA-CA2536Central and Southern California Ranges
8.Mount San Antonio11743068USA-CA1898Central and Southern California Ranges
9.Mount Saint Helens6582540USA-WA1394Cascade Range
10.Malans Peak6352121USA-UT0Western Rocky Mountains
11.Mount Mitchell6152037USA-NC1856Blue Ridge Mountains
12.Clingmans Dome6812025USA-TN/NC1373Blue Ridge Mountains
13.Mount Washington20041917USA-NH1874Northern U.S. Appalachians
14.Mount Adams8091768USA-NH263Northern U.S. Appalachians
15.Mount Jefferson7781741USA-NH229Northern U.S. Appalachians
16.Mount Monroe7851637USA-NH77Northern U.S. Appalachians
17.Mount Madison7851636USA-NH142Northern U.S. Appalachians
18.Mount Marcy8781629USA-NY1498Canadian Shield
19.Katahdin7761606USA-ME1307Northern U.S. Appalachians
20.Mount Lafayette11421597USA-NH1012Northern U.S. Appalachians
21.Algonquin Peak6171559USA-NY639Canadian Shield
22.Mount Lincoln9981551USA-NH51Northern U.S. Appalachians
23.South Twin6901494USA-NH458Northern U.S. Appalachians
24.Carter Dome5641473USA-NH860Northern U.S. Appalachians
25.Mount Moosilauke8791464USA-NH894Northern U.S. Appalachians
26.Mount Eisenhower8051451USA-NH102Northern U.S. Appalachians
26.Little Haystack7611451USA-NH0Northern U.S. Appalachians
28.Mount Bond5551432USA-NH91Northern U.S. Appalachians
29.Giant Mountain5441410USA-NY900Canadian Shield
30.Mount Garfield6591366USA-NH244Northern U.S. Appalachians
31.Mount Liberty7951359USA-NH115Northern U.S. Appalachians
32.Mount Mansfield7431339USA-VT1107Northern U.S. Appalachians
33.Kinsman Mountain5921328USA-NH731Northern U.S. Appalachians
34.Mount Flume6951319USA-NH124Northern U.S. Appalachians
35.Mount Osceola7321317USA-NH610Northern U.S. Appalachians
35.Mount Field6641317USA-NH513Northern U.S. Appalachians
37.Mount Pierce8991314USA-NH70Northern U.S. Appalachians
38.Kinsman Mountain-North Peak6551309USA-NH78Northern U.S. Appalachians
39.Mount Willey5661297USA-NH78Northern U.S. Appalachians
40.Mount Si7641270USA-WA75Cascade Range
41.Mount Osceola-East Peak6531267USA-NH97Northern U.S. Appalachians
42.Cascade Mountain6301249USA-NY359Canadian Shield
43.Cannon Mountain6801244USA-NH220Northern U.S. Appalachians
44.Mount Hale5561236USA-NH187Northern U.S. Appalachians
45.Mount Jackson7491235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
46.Mount Tom6291235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
47.Mount Tecumseh6531220USA-NH525Northern U.S. Appalachians
48.Mount Greylock7681063USA-MA751Northern U.S. Appalachians
49.Grand Monadnock847960USA-NH649Northern U.S. Appalachians
50.West Tiger Mountain #3581769USA-WA19Cascade Range

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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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