Jump to Map of List PeaksMethod: Clean | Average | Optimistic Show List using U.S. Units (Feet)

Most Ascended Peaks

RankPeakAscents Elev-M Location Prom-M Range (Level 3)
1.Mount Rainier8244392USA-WA4026Cascade Range
2.Mount Whitney11534418USA-CA3071Sierra Nevada
3.Mount Elbert6094399USA-CO2765Southern Rocky Mountains
4.San Jacinto Peak7073304USA-CA2536Central and Southern California Ranges
5.San Gorgonio Mountain5983505USA-CA2528Central and Southern California Ranges
6.Mount Adams5543742USA-WA2474Cascade Range
7.Mount Hood5593426USA-OR2349Cascade Range
8.Mount San Antonio10863068USA-CA1898Central and Southern California Ranges
9.Mount Washington18921917USA-NH1874Northern U.S. Appalachians
10.Mount Mitchell5832037USA-NC1856Blue Ridge Mountains
11.Mount Marcy8361629USA-NY1498Canadian Shield
12.Mount Saint Helens5922540USA-WA1394Cascade Range
13.Clingmans Dome6412025USA-TN/NC1373Blue Ridge Mountains
14.Katahdin7421606USA-ME1307Northern U.S. Appalachians
15.Mount Mansfield6981339USA-VT1107Northern U.S. Appalachians
16.Mount Lafayette10681597USA-NH1012Northern U.S. Appalachians
17.Giant Mountain5141410USA-NY900Canadian Shield
18.Mount Moosilauke8341464USA-NH894Northern U.S. Appalachians
19.Carter Dome5211473USA-NH860Northern U.S. Appalachians
20.Mount Greylock7311063USA-MA751Northern U.S. Appalachians
21.Kinsman Mountain5471328USA-NH731Northern U.S. Appalachians
22.Grand Monadnock783960USA-NH649Northern U.S. Appalachians
23.Algonquin Peak5711559USA-NY639Canadian Shield
24.Mount Osceola6871317USA-NH610Northern U.S. Appalachians
25.Mount Tecumseh6001220USA-NH525Northern U.S. Appalachians
26.Mount Field6061317USA-NH513Northern U.S. Appalachians
27.South Twin6461494USA-NH458Northern U.S. Appalachians
28.Cascade Mountain5871249USA-NY359Canadian Shield
29.Mount Adams7761768USA-NH263Northern U.S. Appalachians
30.Mount Garfield6161366USA-NH244Northern U.S. Appalachians
31.Mount Jefferson7401741USA-NH229Northern U.S. Appalachians
32.Cannon Mountain6381244USA-NH220Northern U.S. Appalachians
33.Mount Hale5171236USA-NH187Northern U.S. Appalachians
34.Mount Madison7431636USA-NH142Northern U.S. Appalachians
35.Mount Flume6501319USA-NH124Northern U.S. Appalachians
36.Mount Liberty7451359USA-NH115Northern U.S. Appalachians
37.Mount Eisenhower7531451USA-NH102Northern U.S. Appalachians
38.Mount Jackson7001235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
39.Mount Tom5751235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
40.Mount Osceola-East Peak6131267USA-NH97Northern U.S. Appalachians
41.Mount Bond5241432USA-NH91Northern U.S. Appalachians
42.North Twin5101451USA-NH85Northern U.S. Appalachians
43.Mount Willey5231297USA-NH78Northern U.S. Appalachians
44.Mount Monroe7371637USA-NH77Northern U.S. Appalachians
45.Kinsman Mountain-North Peak6051309USA-NH78Northern U.S. Appalachians
46.Mount Si6571270USA-WA75Cascade Range
47.Mount Pierce8421314USA-NH70Northern U.S. Appalachians
48.Mount Lincoln9301551USA-NH51Northern U.S. Appalachians
49.Malans Peak6342121USA-UT0Western Rocky Mountains
49.Little Haystack7081451USA-NH0Northern U.S. Appalachians

Front Runners List: Click here to see list completion progress by climbers that log their climbs using

Compare Climbers: Click here to compare ascents of up to 5 climbers working on this list.

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.


Map Showing Location of Peaks

 = Peak with Rank #1 on List;   = Other Peaks

Click on a peak to see its name and a clickable link.

(Map only shows peaks ranked by clean prominence)

Click Here for a Full Screen Map

This page has been served 158167 times since 2004-11-01.

Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page
Copyright © 1987-2014 by All Rights Reserved.