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Washington County High Points

Showing Richard Carey's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (17 out of 39, or 43.59%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 4) Prom-M AscentsAscent Date
1.San JuanMount Constitution734Inside Passage Islands7343741976-08
2.YakimaMount Adams3742South Washington Cascades247415631998-09-25
3.PierceMount Rainier4392South Washington Cascades403720502004-06-16
4.CowlitzGoat Mountain1513South Washington Cascades611612005-08-08
4.ClarkSturgeon Rock-West Ridge1244South Washington Cascades0802005-08-08
6.KitsapGold Mountain537Washington Coastal Hills4641092009-04-24
7.IslandCamano Island High Point177Inside Passage Islands177702009-04-30
8.JeffersonMount Olympus2429Olympic Mountains23893662009-08-17
9.PacificPacific County High Point914Washington Coastal Hills451432009-11-07
10.WahkiakumHuckleberry Ridge815Washington Coastal Hills120432009-11-08
11.GarfieldDiamond Peak1944Blue Mountains237552010-07-21
11.AsotinRay Ridge1884Blue Mountains18522010-07-21
13.ColumbiaOregon Butte1947Blue Mountains734922010-07-22
14.SpokaneMount Spokane1793Selkirk Mountains10681952015-06-23
15.WhitmanTekoa Mountain1222North Columbia Plateau332672015-06-24
16.StevensAbercrombie Mountain2227Selkirk Mountains15751152019-08-28
17.FerryCopper Butte2176Monashee Mountains1445922019-09-03
 WhatcomMount Baker3286North Cascades26861307 
 SnohomishGlacier Peak3206North Cascades2285592 
 ChelanBonanza Peak2899North Cascades1131118 
 SkagitMount Buckner2778North Cascades925118 
 OkanoganNorth Gardner Mountain2730North Cascades1218167 
 SkamaniaMount Adams-West Slope2719South Washington Cascades031 
 LewisBig Horn2438South Washington Cascades7336 
 KingMount Daniel2426South Washington Cascades1061344 
 KittitasMount Daniel2426South Washington Cascades1061344 
 Pend OreilleGypsy Peak2231Selkirk Mountains52440 
 ClallamGray Wolf Ridge2200Olympic Mountains24992 
 MasonMount Stone2015Olympic Mountains650125 
 KlickitatIndian Rock1782North Columbia Plateau78264 
 Walla WallaLewis Peak1490Blue Mountains5141 
 Grays HarborGrays Harbor County High Point1487Olympic Mountains030 
 DouglasBadger Mountain1297North Columbia Plateau81590 
 BentonRattlesnake Hills Lookout1106North Columbia Plateau55765 
 LincolnLilienthal Mountain1088North Columbia Plateau38642 
 ThurstonQuiemuth Peak891South Washington Cascades23252 
 GrantBeezley Hills884North Columbia Plateau22860 
 AdamsKarakul Hills640North Columbia Plateau5855 
 FranklinFranklin County High Point500North Columbia Plateau16548 

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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.

Acknowledgements

  • 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.

Links

     Washington County High Points
     Official Roster of Washington County Completers

 


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