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Pennsylvania County High Points

Showing Vince Kloster's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (1 out of 67, or 1.49%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.SnyderShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2180Central Pennsylvania Ridges1440 
2.FranklinTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges1438 
2.FultonTuscarora Mountain2458Southern Pennsylvania Ridges1438 
4.SullivanNorth Mountain2585Northern Allegheny Plateau1385 
5.SusquehannaElk Hill2680Northeastern Pennsylvania1280 
6.JuniataShade Mountain2228Southern Pennsylvania Ridges1208 
7.NorthamptonBlue Mountain-Northampton County High Point1695Blue Mountain1035 
8.BerksBlue Mountain-Berks County High Point1680Blue Mountain980 
8.PotterLyon Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau980 
 Potter or Bailey Hill2580Northern Allegheny Plateau320 
 Potter or White Knoll South2580Northern Allegheny Plateau280 
10.LycomingLycoming County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau880 
11.LehighBlue Mountain-Lehigh County High Point1674Blue Mountain873 
12.FayetteLaurel Hill2994Laurel Highlands854 
13.WayneMount Ararat2656Northeastern Pennsylvania816 
14.WarrenWarren County High Point2231Northern Allegheny Plateau791 
15.BedfordBlue Knob3120Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains780 
16.ClintonClinton County High Point2375Northern Allegheny Plateau775 
17.SchuylkillBears Head2094Anthracite Ridges774 
18.SomersetMount Davis3213Northern Allegheny Mountains6531998-05-14
19.CumberlandBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain630 
19.PerryBlue Mountain-Perry/Cumberland High Point2270Blue Mountain630 
21.IndianaChestnut Ridge-North Section2160Laurel Highlands620 
22.BlairSchaefer Head2950Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains602 
23.TiogaCedar Mountain2543Northern Allegheny Plateau563 
24.JeffersonJefferson County High Point2160Northern Allegheny Plateau540 
25.MercerMercer County High Point1621Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area531 
26.NorthumberlandBoyers Knob1780Anthracite Ridges520 
27.LackawannaMoosic Mountains High Point2323Pocono Plateau483 
28.MifflinBroad Mountain2340Central Pennsylvania Ridges420 
29.ClearfieldChestnut Ridge2405Northern Allegheny Plateau405 
30.CarbonLake Mountain2180Pocono Plateau404 
31.CentreCentre County High Point2630Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains390 
32.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1913Northern Allegheny Plateau353 
33.GreeneGreene County High Point1660Southern Allegheny Plateau340 
34.LawrenceLawrence County High Point1440Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area320 
35.UnionJones Mountain2160Central Pennsylvania Ridges300 
36.BeaverBig Knob1383Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area283 
 Beaver or Beaver County High Point #21380Southern Allegheny Plateau200 
37.CameronCameron County High Point2380Northern Allegheny Plateau277 
38.WashingtonWashington County High Point1572Southern Allegheny Plateau272 
39.ErieErie County High Point1900Northern Allegheny Plateau270 
40.CambriaCambria County High Point2862Central Pennsylvania Allegheny Mountains262 
41.WestmorelandLaurel Hill-Radio Tower2980Laurel Highlands260 
42.PikePike County High Point2115Pocono Plateau255 
43.YorkStone Head North1412South Mountain-Catoctin242 
44.ArmstrongArmstrong County High Point1740Northern Allegheny Plateau240 
45.AdamsEast Big Flat Ridge2060South Mountain-Catoctin234 
46.LuzerneCherry Ridge2460Northern Allegheny Plateau220 
47.ElkWildwood Fire Tower2376Northern Allegheny Plateau196 
48.VenangoVenango County High Point1755Northern Allegheny Plateau195 
49.ChesterWelsh Mountain1080Southeast Pennsylvania Hills182 
50.ButlerKelley Benchmark1600Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area177 
50.AlleghenyAllegheny County High Point1400Northern Allegheny Plateau177 
 Allegheny or Allegheny County High Point #21401Southern Allegheny Plateau270 
52.PhiladelphiaChestnut Hill442Southeast Pennsylvania Hills162 
53.WyomingBartlett Mountain2380Northern Allegheny Plateau160 
53.BradfordArmenia Mountain2440Northern Allegheny Plateau160 
55.MonroeKistler Ledge2215Pocono Plateau135 
56.ForestForest County High Point1954Northern Allegheny Plateau134 
57.LebanonStony Mountain1651Anthracite Ridges71 
58.ClarionMcNaughton Hill1901Northern Allegheny Plateau61 
59.DauphinBig Lick Mountain1771Anthracite Ridges51 
60.MontgomeryMill Hill700Southeast Pennsylvania Hills40 
60.DelawareDelaware County High Point500Southeast Pennsylvania Hills40 
60.HuntingdonGreenlee Mountain2400Central Pennsylvania Ridges40 
63.LancasterLancaster County High Point1180Southeast Pennsylvania Hills20 
64.BucksFlint Hill-Northeast Slope970Southeast Pennsylvania Hills0 
64.MontourMontour Ridge-Northeast Slope1380Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
64.ColumbiaRed Rock Mountain-West Slope2420Northern Allegheny Plateau0 
64.McKeanMcKean County High Point2460Northern Allegheny Plateau0 

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List Description


Sources that were used to help me compile this list include:

  • About 30 of these points I determined by personal research done prior to 1990.
  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1993 by Andy Martin, reviewed by Michael Schwartz.


     Pennsylvania County High Points


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