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Most Ascended Peaks

RankPeakAscents Elev-M Location Prom-M Range (Level 3)
3.Mount Whitney16854419USA-CA3072Sierra Nevada
35.San Gorgonio Mountain8783505USA-CA2528Central and Southern California Ranges
12.San Jacinto Peak11353304USA-CA2536Central and Southern California Ranges
2.Mount San Antonio16923068USA-CA1897Central and Southern California Ranges
39.Mount Elbert8684399USA-CO2765Southern Rocky Mountains
23.Mount Greylock10171063USA-MA751Northern U.S. Appalachians
19.Katahdin10771606USA-ME1307Northern U.S. Appalachians
42.Mount Mitchell8412037USA-NC1856Blue Ridge Mountains
1.Mount Washington26861917USA-NH1874Northern U.S. Appalachians
11.Mount Adams11371768USA-NH262Northern U.S. Appalachians
18.Mount Jefferson10841741USA-NH229Northern U.S. Appalachians
16.Mount Monroe10891637USA-NH77Northern U.S. Appalachians
15.Mount Madison10961636USA-NH142Northern U.S. Appalachians
4.Mount Lafayette15941597USA-NH1012Northern U.S. Appalachians
5.Mount Lincoln13911551USA-NH52Northern U.S. Appalachians
26.South Twin9391494USA-NH458Northern U.S. Appalachians
50.Carter Dome7541473USA-NH860Northern U.S. Appalachians
7.Mount Moosilauke12201464USA-NH894Northern U.S. Appalachians
21.Little Haystack10231451USA-NH0Northern U.S. Appalachians
13.Mount Eisenhower11311451USA-NH102Northern U.S. Appalachians
48.Mount Bond7711432USA-NH91Northern U.S. Appalachians
29.Mount Garfield9231366USA-NH244Northern U.S. Appalachians
17.Mount Liberty10861359USA-NH116Northern U.S. Appalachians
43.Kinsman Mountain8021328USA-NH731Northern U.S. Appalachians
25.Mount Flume9621319USA-NH124Northern U.S. Appalachians
33.Mount Field8911317USA-NH512Northern U.S. Appalachians
22.Mount Osceola10191317USA-NH610Northern U.S. Appalachians
6.Mount Pierce12321314USA-NH70Northern U.S. Appalachians
37.Kinsman Mountain-North Peak8751309USA-NH77Northern U.S. Appalachians
47.Mount Willey7791297USA-NH78Northern U.S. Appalachians
31.Mount Osceola-East Peak9071267USA-NH96Northern U.S. Appalachians
28.Cannon Mountain9241244USA-NH219Northern U.S. Appalachians
49.Mount Hale7571236USA-NH187Northern U.S. Appalachians
24.Mount Jackson10051235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
41.Mount Tom8451235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
27.Mount Tecumseh9311220USA-NH525Northern U.S. Appalachians
10.Mount Monadnock1154960USA-NH649Northern U.S. Appalachians
9.Mount Marcy11881629USA-NY1498Canadian Shield
40.Algonquin Peak8631559USA-NY639Canadian Shield
44.Giant Mountain7911410USA-NY900Canadian Shield
34.Cascade Mountain8891249USA-NY359Canadian Shield
32.Mount Hood8933426USA-OR2349Cascade Range
36.Clingmans Dome8762025USA-TN/NC1373Blue Ridge Mountains
20.Mount Mansfield10291339USA-VT1107Northern U.S. Appalachians
8.Mount Rainier12164392USA-WA4026Cascade Range
37.Mount Adams8753742USA-WA2474Cascade Range
30.Mount Saint Helens9122540USA-WA1394Cascade Range
45.Mailbox Peak7811476USA-WA37Cascade Range
14.Mount Si11191274USA-WA79Cascade Range
46.West Tiger Mountain #3780769USA-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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