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Washington County High Points

Showing Andrew Hladecek's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (31 out of 39, or 79.49%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft
AscentsAscent Date
1.Walla WallaLewis Peak4888Blue Mountains20841Unknown
2.YakimaMount Adams12,276South Washington Cascades815615632011-08-21
3.ThurstonQuiemuth Peak2922South Washington Cascades782522014-09-01
4.ClarkSturgeon Rock-West Ridge4120South Washington Cascades80802014-10-05
5.KitsapGold Mountain1761Washington Coastal Hills15411092014-10-18
6.AdamsKarakul Hills2110North Columbia Plateau200552014-11-28
7.DouglasBadger Mountain4254North Columbia Plateau2694902014-11-29
7.GrantBeezley Hills2899North Columbia Plateau749602014-11-29
9.San JuanMount Constitution2407Inside Passage Islands24073742015-02-16
10.ClallamGray Wolf Ridge7218Olympic Mountains858922015-07-26
11.BentonRattlesnake Hills Lookout3629North Columbia Plateau1849652016-03-27
12.CowlitzGoat Mountain4965South Washington Cascades2045612016-05-14
13.WhatcomMount Baker10,781North Cascades887813072016-05-30
14.Grays HarborGrays Harbor County High Point4880Olympic Mountains40302016-07-24
15.StevensAbercrombie Mountain7308Selkirk Mountains51881152016-08-20
16.FerryCopper Butte7140Monashee Mountains4780922016-08-21
17.MasonMount Stone6612Olympic Mountains21721252016-08-25
18.IslandCamano Island High Point600Inside Passage Islands600702016-08-27
19.WhitmanTekoa Mountain4009North Columbia Plateau1109672016-09-03
19.FranklinFranklin County High Point1657North Columbia Plateau558482016-09-03
21.SpokaneMount Spokane5883Selkirk Mountains35131952016-10-08
22.WahkiakumHuckleberry Ridge2673Washington Coastal Hills433432016-11-06
23.AsotinRay Ridge6180Blue Mountains100522017-06-30 a
24.GarfieldDiamond Peak6379Blue Mountains819552017-06-30 b
25.ColumbiaOregon Butte6387Blue Mountains2427922017-07-01 c
26.KingMount Daniel8000South Washington Cascades35603442018-07-21
26.KittitasMount Daniel8000South Washington Cascades35603442018-07-21
28.Pend OreilleGypsy Peak7360Selkirk Mountains1800402018-08-11 c
29.LincolnLilienthal Mountain3568North Columbia Plateau1278422018-08-12 a
30.KlickitatIndian Rock5845North Columbia Plateau2585642019-08-02
31.OkanoganNorth Gardner Mountain8956North Cascades40361672019-08-18 b
 PierceMount Rainier14,411South Washington Cascades13,2462051 
 SnohomishGlacier Peak10,560North Cascades7538592 
 ChelanBonanza Peak9511North Cascades3751118 
 SkagitMount Buckner9114North Cascades3074118 
 SkamaniaMount Adams-West Slope8920South Washington Cascades031 
 LewisBig Horn8040South Washington Cascades32036 
 JeffersonMount Olympus7969Olympic Mountains7838366 
 PacificPacific County High Point3040Washington Coastal Hills156043 

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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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