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Most Ascended Peaks

RankPeakAscents Elev-M Location Prom-M Range (Level 3)
1.Mount Rainier12354392USA-WA4026Cascade Range
2.Mount Whitney17424419USA-CA3072Sierra Nevada
3.Mount Elbert8994399USA-CO2765Southern Rocky Mountains
4.San Jacinto Peak11753304USA-CA2536Central and Southern California Ranges
5.San Gorgonio Mountain8963505USA-CA2528Central and Southern California Ranges
6.Mount Adams8963742USA-WA2474Cascade Range
7.Mount Hood9153426USA-OR2349Cascade Range
8.Mount San Antonio17373068USA-CA1897Central and Southern California Ranges
9.Mount Washington27501917USA-NH1874Northern U.S. Appalachians
10.Mount Mitchell8762037USA-NC1856Blue Ridge Mountains
11.Mount Marcy12411629USA-NY1498Canadian Shield
12.Mount Saint Helens9372540USA-WA1394Cascade Range
13.Clingmans Dome9092025USA-TN/NC1373Blue Ridge Mountains
14.Katahdin11081606USA-ME1307Northern U.S. Appalachians
15.Mount Mansfield10631339USA-VT1107Northern U.S. Appalachians
16.Mount Lafayette16331597USA-NH1012Northern U.S. Appalachians
17.Giant Mountain8201410USA-NY900Canadian Shield
18.Mount Moosilauke12571464USA-NH894Northern U.S. Appalachians
19.Mount Greylock10411063USA-MA751Northern U.S. Appalachians
20.Kinsman Mountain8231328USA-NH731Northern U.S. Appalachians
21.Mount Monadnock1179960USA-NH649Northern U.S. Appalachians
22.Algonquin Peak9051559USA-NY639Canadian Shield
23.Mount Osceola10461317USA-NH610Northern U.S. Appalachians
24.Mount Tecumseh9571220USA-NH525Northern U.S. Appalachians
25.Mount Field9081317USA-NH512Northern U.S. Appalachians
26.South Twin9551494USA-NH458Northern U.S. Appalachians
27.Cascade Mountain9421249USA-NY359Canadian Shield
28.Mount Adams11631768USA-NH262Northern U.S. Appalachians
29.Mount Garfield9431366USA-NH244Northern U.S. Appalachians
30.Mount Jefferson11061741USA-NH229Northern U.S. Appalachians
31.Cannon Mountain9441244USA-NH219Northern U.S. Appalachians
32.Mount Madison11231636USA-NH142Northern U.S. Appalachians
33.Mount Flume9811319USA-NH124Northern U.S. Appalachians
34.Mount Liberty11061359USA-NH116Northern U.S. Appalachians
35.Mount Eisenhower11471451USA-NH102Northern U.S. Appalachians
36.Mount Jackson10261235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
37.Mount Tom8681235USA-NH101Northern U.S. Appalachians
38.Mount Osceola-East Peak9361267USA-NH96Northern U.S. Appalachians
39.Mount Bond7801432USA-NH91Northern U.S. Appalachians
40.Porter Mountain7771240USA-NY90Canadian Shield
41.Mount Si11591274USA-WA79Cascade Range
42.Mount Willey7941297USA-NH78Northern U.S. Appalachians
43.Mount Monroe11101637USA-NH77Northern U.S. Appalachians
44.Kinsman Mountain-North Peak8991309USA-NH77Northern U.S. Appalachians
45.Mount Pierce12661314USA-NH70Northern U.S. Appalachians
46.Mount Lincoln14281551USA-NH52Northern U.S. Appalachians
47.Mount Wilson7771740USA-CA46Central and Southern California Ranges
48.Mailbox Peak8181476USA-WA37Cascade Range
49.West Tiger Mountain #3819769USA-WA19Cascade Range
50.Little Haystack10511451USA-NH0Northern 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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