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High Points of Counties Crossed by the Continental Divide

Showing Dave Covill's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (38 out of 53, or 71.7%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5)Ascent Date
1.CO-LakeMount Elbert14,433Elbert-Massive-Fryingpan Area1981-06-19
2.CO-ChaffeeMount Harvard14,420Collegiate Peaks1996-07-13
3.CO-HinsdaleUncompahgre Peak14,309North-Central San Juan Mountains1997-07-04
4.CO-SaguacheCrestone Peak14,294Northern Sangre de Cristo Range1999-09-04
5.CO-ParkMount Lincoln14,286Mosquito Range1989-09-03
6.CO-Clear CreekGrays Peak14,270Central Front Range1983-09-11
6.CO-SummitGrays Peak14,270Central Front Range1983-09-11
8.CO-GunnisonCastle Peak14,265Elk Mountains1996-06-22
8.CO-PitkinCastle Peak14,265Elk Mountains1996-06-22
10.CO-BoulderLongs Peak14,255Rocky Mountain National Park Area1985-09-10
11.CO-EagleMount of the Holy Cross14,005Northern Sawatch Range1990-07-01
12.CO-MineralPhoenix Peak13,895La Garita Mountains1996-09-07
13.CO-San JuanVermilion Peak13,894West-Central San Juan Mountains1996-08-01
14.WY-FremontGannett Peak13,804Northern Wind River Range1999-08-01
14.WY-SubletteGannett Peak13,804Northern Wind River Range1999-08-01
16.WY-TetonGrand Teton13,770Teton Range1979-08-15
17.CO-LarimerHagues Peak13,560Rocky Mountain National Park Area1995-09-01
18.CO-GrandPettingell Peak13,553Central Front Range1999-06-26
19.CO-ArchuletaSummit Peak13,300Southern San Juan Mountains1996-06-01
20.CO-GilpinJames Peak13,294Central Front Range1998-06-15
21.CO-Rio GrandeBennett Peak13,203Southern San Juan Mountains1996-05-31
22.CO-ConejosConejos Peak13,172Southern San Juan Mountains1996-05-31
23.WY-ParkFrancs Peak13,153Southern Absaroka Range2001-09-02
24.NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Santa Fe Mountains2004-07-03
25.CO-JacksonClark Peak12,951Medicine Bow Mountains1995-10-01
26.CO-RouttMount Zirkel12,180Central Park Range1999-09-01
27.WY-CarbonMedicine Bow Peak-West Ridge11,920Medicine Bow Mountains1997-09-10
28.ID-LemhiBell Mountain11,612Lemhi Range 
29.MT-MadisonHilgard Peak11,316Madison Range2001-08-30
30.NM-CibolaMount Taylor11,301North San Mateo Mountains1995-05-25
31.NM-SandovalRedondo Peak11,254Jemez Mountains2007-09-15
32.ID-ClarkWebber Peak-East Peak11,200Beaverhead Mountains 
33.MT-BeaverheadTweedy Mountain11,154Pioneer Mountains 
34.NM-CatronWhitewater Baldy10,895Mogollon Mountains2008-09-07
35.MT-Deer LodgeWest Goat Peak10,793Anaconda Range 
36.MT-GallatinWilson Peak10,705Madison Range 
37.MT-GlacierMount Cleveland10,466Lewis Range2003-08-11
38.MT-GraniteWarren Peak10,463Anaconda Range 
39.ID-FremontNorth Targhee Peak10,400Lionshead-Henrys Lake Ranges 
40.MT-Silver BowTable Mountain10,223Highland Mountains 
41.MT-PowellMount Powell10,168Flint Creek Range 
42.NM-GrantMcKnight Mountain10,165Black Range2005-11-06
42.NM-SierraMcKnight Mountain10,165Black Range2005-11-06
44.MT-RavalliTrapper Peak10,157Central Bitteroot Range 
45.MT-FlatheadMount Stimson10,142Lewis Range 
46.WY-SweetwaterPine Mountain9550East Flaming Gorge Area1998-05-25
47.MT-JeffersonCrow Peak9414Elkhorn Mountains 
48.MT-Lewis and ClarkRed Mountain9411Flathead Range 
49.MT-TetonRocky Mountain9392Rocky Mountain Front 
50.NM-McKinleyCerros de Alejandro9166North San Mateo Mountains1995-05-26
51.NM-HidalgoAnimas Mountains High Point8565Animas Area2004-04-11
52.MT-PonderaPondera County High Point8440Rocky Mountain Front 
53.NM-LunaCookes Peak8408West Las Cruces Ranges2004-04-09

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List Description

Important: This list show the highest points of the counties that the Continental Divide traverses. Note that many of these summits are not on or near the divide; often it does not go over or near the highest point in a county.


     Continental Divide Counties


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