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Most Ascended Peaks

RankPeakAscents Elev-M
Location Prom-M
Range (Level 3)
1.Mount Washington29011917USA-NH1877Northern U.S. Appalachians
2.Mount San Antonio18723068USA-CA1903Central and Southern California Ranges
3.Mount Whitney18404419USA-CA3073Sierra Nevada
4.Mount Lafayette17351603USA-NH1024Northern U.S. Appalachians
5.Mount Lincoln15171551USA-NH58Northern U.S. Appalachians
6.Mount Rainier13504392USA-WA4026Cascade Range
7.Mount Pierce13411314USA-NH73Northern U.S. Appalachians
8.Mount Moosilauke13301464USA-NH894Northern U.S. Appalachians
9.Mount Marcy13231629USA-NY1499Canadian Shield
10.Mount Si13011274USA-WA85Cascade Range
11.San Jacinto Peak12823304USA-CA2542Central and Southern California Ranges
12.Mount Monadnock1241963USA-NH655Northern U.S. Appalachians
13.Mount Adams12151768USA-NH262Northern U.S. Appalachians
14.Mount Eisenhower12121451USA-NH102Northern U.S. Appalachians
15.Mount Liberty11731359USA-NH122Northern U.S. Appalachians
16.Mount Madison11691636USA-NH142Northern U.S. Appalachians
17.Mount Monroe11661637USA-NH80Northern U.S. Appalachians
18.Katahdin11621606USA-ME1309Northern U.S. Appalachians
19.Mount Jefferson11591741USA-NH229Northern U.S. Appalachians
20.Mount Mansfield11231339USA-VT1110Northern U.S. Appalachians
21.Mount Osceola11101323USA-NH622Northern U.S. Appalachians
22.Little Haystack11071457USA-NH12Northern U.S. Appalachians
23.Mount Greylock10931063USA-MA754Northern U.S. Appalachians
24.Mount Jackson10851235USA-NH107Northern U.S. Appalachians
25.Mount Saint Helens10422540USA-WA1400Cascade Range
26.Cascade Mountain10391249USA-NY364Canadian Shield
27.Mount Flume10371319USA-NH130Northern U.S. Appalachians
28.Mount Hood10283426USA-OR2349Cascade Range
28.Mount Tecumseh10281220USA-NH531Northern U.S. Appalachians
30.Algonquin Peak10111559USA-NY644Canadian Shield
31.Cannon Mountain10041250USA-NH232Northern U.S. Appalachians
32.South Twin9991494USA-NH464Northern U.S. Appalachians
33.Mount Garfield9921372USA-NH256Northern U.S. Appalachians
34.Mount Osceola-East Peak9901267USA-NH102Northern U.S. Appalachians
35.Mount Adams9863742USA-WA2480Cascade Range
36.Mount Elbert9764399USA-CO2772Southern Rocky Mountains
37.Clingmans Dome9682025USA-TN/NC1376Blue Ridge Mountains
37.Mount Field9681323USA-NH518Northern U.S. Appalachians
39.Mailbox Peak9511476USA-WA43Cascade Range
40.Kinsman Mountain-North Peak9471309USA-NH83Northern U.S. Appalachians
41.West Tiger Mountain #3946769USA-WA22Cascade Range
42.San Gorgonio Mountain9393505USA-CA2528Central and Southern California Ranges
43.Mount Mitchell9322037USA-NC1857Blue Ridge Mountains
44.Mount Tom9281235USA-NH107Northern U.S. Appalachians
45.Giant Mountain8981410USA-NY905Canadian Shield
46.Kinsman Mountain8711328USA-NH737Northern U.S. Appalachians
47.Porter Mountain8671245USA-NY100Canadian Shield
48.Mount Willey8521297USA-NH84Northern U.S. Appalachians
49.Mount Wilson8441740USA-CA52Central and Southern California Ranges
50.Mount Bond8201432USA-NH97Northern 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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