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Eastern U.S. County High Points over 4500 feet

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RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4)AscentsAscent Date
26.NY-EssexMount Marcy5344Adirondack Mountains2110 
33.WV-PendletonSpruce Knob4861Allegheny Mountains873 
35.WV-PocahontasThorny Flat4848Allegheny Mountains35 
38.WV-RandolphMount Porte Crayon4770Allegheny Mountains32 
42.VA-HighlandLittle Ridge4546Central Appalachian Ridges21 
1.NC-YanceyMount Mitchell6684Central Blue Ridge Ranges1479 
5.NC-JacksonRichland Balsam6410Central Blue Ridge Ranges196 
6.NC-BuncombePotato Knob6400Central Blue Ridge Ranges82 
12.NC-TransylvaniaChestnut Bald6000Central Blue Ridge Ranges124 
27.NC-HendersonLittle Pisgah Mountain5280Central Blue Ridge Ranges89 
31.NC-MadisonSandymush Bald5152Central Blue Ridge Ranges41 
32.NC-CherokeeCounty Corner Point5060Central Blue Ridge Ranges27 
2.NC-SwainClingmans Dome6643Great Smoky Mountains1529 
2.TN-SevierClingmans Dome6643Great Smoky Mountains1529 
4.NC-HaywoodMount Guyot6621Great Smoky Mountains138 
7.TN-CockeOld Black6370Great Smoky Mountains117 
19.TN-BlountThunderhead Mountain5527Great Smoky Mountains167 
28.ME-PiscataquisKatahdin5268Longfellow Mountains1838 
39.VA-TazewellBalsam Beartown Mountain4710Southern Appalachian Ridges51 
41.VA-RussellBeartown Mountain4689Southern Appalachian Ridges24 
13.NC-WataugaGrandfather Mountain5946Southern Blue Ridge Front273 
14.NC-CaldwellCalloway Peak-East Summit5945Southern Blue Ridge Front51 
17.NC-McDowellThe Pinnacle5665Southern Blue Ridge Front91 
18.NC-GrahamHuckleberry Knob5560Southern Blue Ridge Front130 
23.NC-ClayStanding Indian5499Southern Blue Ridge Front209 
23.NC-MaconStanding Indian5499Southern Blue Ridge Front209 
25.TN-MonroeHaw Knob5472Southern Blue Ridge Front54 
36.GA-TownsBrasstown Bald4784Southern Blue Ridge Front1016 
36.GA-UnionBrasstown Bald4784Southern Blue Ridge Front1016 
40.GA-RabunRabun Bald4696Southern Blue Ridge Front200 
9.NC-MitchellRoan High Knob6285Western Blue Ridge Ranges332 
9.TN-CarterRoan High Knob6285Western Blue Ridge Ranges332 
11.NC-AveryGrassy Ridge Bald6160Western Blue Ridge Ranges256 
15.VA-GraysonMount Rogers5729Western Blue Ridge Ranges971 
15.VA-SmythMount Rogers5729Western Blue Ridge Ranges971 
20.VA-WashingtonWhitetop Mountain5520Western Blue Ridge Ranges181 
21.TN-JohnsonSnake Mountain-North Peak5518Western Blue Ridge Ranges58 
22.TN-UnicoiBig Bald5516Western Blue Ridge Ranges175 
30.NC-AsheThe Peak5160Western Blue Ridge Ranges29 
34.TN-GreeneGravel Knob4852Western Blue Ridge Ranges47 
8.NH-CoösMount Washington6288White Mountains4517 
29.NH-GraftonMount Lafayette5240White Mountains2806 

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List Description

List Info

This list shows all the peaks that are over 4,500 feet high and also the highest point in a county (or equivalent) east of the Missisppi River in the United States. It is interesting to note that Mount Mitchell gives Yancey County a national rank of #315 out of the 3141 counties. This means that almost exactly 10% of U.S. counties are higher than the highest one in the east. Mount Washington would rank Coos County #335.

Acknowledgements

  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1994 by Carl Mills, Fred Lobdell, Michael Kornbau, and Andy Martin.
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