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Washington County High Points

Showing Bill Jacobs's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (23 out of 39, or 58.97%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft
AscentsAscent Date
1.GrantBeezley Hills2899North Columbia Plateau749602001-11-10
2.KitsapGold Mountain1761Washington Coastal Hills15311102002-06-01
3.ColumbiaOregon Butte6387Blue Mountains2417922002-08-15
3.GarfieldDiamond Peak6379Blue Mountains799552002-08-15
3.AsotinRay Ridge6180Blue Mountains80522002-08-15
3.Walla WallaLewis Peak4888Blue Mountains188412002-08-15
3.AdamsKarakul Hills2105North Columbia Plateau195552002-08-15
3.FranklinFranklin County High Point1650North Columbia Plateau551492002-08-15
9.WhitmanTekoa Mountain4009North Columbia Plateau1099672002-08-16
10.San JuanMount Constitution2407Inside Passage Islands24073772002-08-20
11.SpokaneMount Spokane5883Selkirk Mountains35081952003-07-09
11.LincolnLilienthal Mountain3568North Columbia Plateau1273422003-07-09
13.FerryCopper Butte7140Monashee Mountains4760922003-07-10
13.IslandCamano Island High Point590Inside Passage Islands590722003-07-10
15.ThurstonQuiemuth Peak2922South Washington Cascades772522003-07-17
16.DouglasBadger Mountain4254North Columbia Plateau2684922003-08-15
17.CowlitzGoat Mountain4965South Washington Cascades2025612003-09-19
17.ClarkSturgeon Rock-West Ridge4100South Washington Cascades40802003-09-19
19.KingMount Daniel7980South Washington Cascades35203452003-10-04
19.KittitasMount Daniel7980South Washington Cascades35203452003-10-04
21.PacificPacific County High Point3020Washington Coastal Hills1520432003-11-08
21.WahkiakumHuckleberry Ridge2673Washington Coastal Hills413432003-11-08
23.ClallamGray Wolf Ridge7218Olympic Mountains838932004-07-23
 PierceMount Rainier14,411South Washington Cascades13,2462058 
 YakimaMount Adams12,276South Washington Cascades81361571 
 WhatcomMount Baker10,781North Cascades88451312 
 SnohomishGlacier Peak10,540North Cascades7518592 
 ChelanBonanza Peak9511North Cascades3731119 
 SkagitMount Buckner9114North Cascades3054118 
 OkanoganNorth Gardner Mountain8956North Cascades4016168 
 SkamaniaMount Adams-West Slope8920South Washington Cascades031 
 LewisBig Horn8020South Washington Cascades28036 
 JeffersonMount Olympus7969Olympic Mountains7838368 
 Pend OreilleGypsy Peak7340Selkirk Mountains176040 
 StevensAbercrombie Mountain7308Selkirk Mountains5178115 
 MasonMount Stone6612Olympic Mountains2152125 
 KlickitatIndian Rock5845North Columbia Plateau257565 
 Grays HarborGrays Harbor County High Point4880Olympic Mountains2030 
 BentonRattlesnake Hills Lookout3629North Columbia Plateau183966 

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List Description

There are 39 counties in Washington, and their high points make up the most serious collection of alpine challenges for county highpointers of any state except Alaska. The big volcanoes--Rainier, Adams, Baker, and Glacier Peak--are actually easier to climb than rocky, remote, and rugged giants like Bonanza, Buckner, and Olympus. Throw in a class-4 rock climb (Big Horn), more monster Cascade summits (Daniel, North Gardner), a few forested logging-road points in the southwest, flat farmland points in the east, and other random mountains, and you have a murderer's row line-up of peaks.


  • By 1995 I had a self-researched verision of this list, with 32 of the 39 points correct.
  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1993 by Andy Martin, reviewed by Steve Fry, Ken Jones, and John Roper.


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