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Maryland County High Points

Showing David Rychly's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (1 out of 24, or 4.17%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
AscentsAscent Date
1.GarrettBackbone Mountain3380Northern Allegheny Mountains1207582019-08-03 a
2.AlleganySampson Rock2934Northern Allegheny Mountains23418 
3.WashingtonQuirauk Mountain2160South Mountain-Catoctin150051 
4.FrederickCatoctin Mountain1920South Mountain-Catoctin60068 
5.CarrollCarroll County High Point1140South Mountain-Catoctin56045 
6.BaltimoreBaltimore County High Point980South Mountain-Catoctin16050 
7.HowardHoward County High Point900South Mountain-Catoctin14069 
7.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point900South Mountain-Catoctin4082 
9.HarfordHarford County High Point794South Mountain-Catoctin 19 
10.CecilCecil County High Point535Southeast Pennsylvania Hills15547 
11.Baltimore cityBaltimore High Point489South Mountain-Catoctin063 
12.Prince George'sPrince Georges County High Point450South Mountain-Catoctin6047 
13.Anne ArundelAnne Arundel County High Point300South Central Maryland12056 
14.CharlesCharles County High Point240South Central Maryland4025 
15.Saint Mary'sSaint Marys County High Point192South Central Maryland3226 
16.CalvertCalvert County High Point188South Central Maryland12825 
17.KentStillpond Neck102Delmarva6229 
18.TalbotTalbot County High Point100Delmarva6031 
19.WicomicoWicomico County High Point95Delmarva4344 
20.Queen Anne'sQueen Annes County High Point89Delmarva2226 
21.CarolineCaroline County High Point79Delmarva2224 
22.DorchesterDorchester County High Point70Delmarva2327 
23.WorcesterWorcester County High Point65Delmarva2823 
24.SomersetSomerset County High Point56Delmarva1027 

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List Description

Note that this list is not authoritative and it is present here mainly so climbers can log their ascents. If you are serious about county highpointing in Maryland, you should visit the County Highpointing Web Site, join the Yahoo County Highpointing Group, and refer to Andy Martin's book for the definitive listing of all the points.


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

  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1993 by Andy Martin, reviewed by Fred Lobdell.


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