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Kansas County High Points

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft 
1.PottawatomiePottawatomie County High Point1560East Kansas-Nebraska Plains260
2.ButlerButler County High Point1680Flint Hills240
3.MitchellMitchell County High Point1900East Kansas-Nebraska Plains220
4.DoniphanDoniphan County High Point1200East Kansas-Nebraska Plains170
5.AndersonAnderson County High Point1220Osage-Missouri Plains168
6.CloudCloud County High Point1700East Kansas-Nebraska Plains160
6.WabaunseeGun Barrel Hill West1600Flint Hills160
8.OttawaOttawa County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains150
9.DickinsonDickinson County High Point1590East Kansas-Nebraska Plains120
9.MiamiMiami County High Point1150Osage-Missouri Plains120
11.ClayClay County High Point1510East Kansas-Nebraska Plains110
12.WyandotteWyandotte County High Point1060East Kansas-Nebraska Plains100
13.BartonBarton County High Point2130East Kansas-Nebraska Plains90
13.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point1100Osage-Missouri Plains90
15.RiceRice County High Point1855East Kansas-Nebraska Plains88
16.MorrisMorris County High Point1560Flint Hills80
17.JacksonJackson County High Point1390East Kansas-Nebraska Plains70
17.JeffersonJefferson County High Point1190East Kansas-Nebraska Plains70
19.GreenwoodGreenwood County High Point1668Flint Hills68
20.ChaseChase County High Point1650Flint Hills60
20.WashingtonWashington County High Point1640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains60
20.RileyRiley County High Point1520Flint Hills60
20.NemahaNemaha County High Point1410East Kansas-Nebraska Plains60
20.WoodsonWoodson County High Point1250Osage-Missouri Plains60
20.WilsonWilson County High Point1130Osage-Missouri Plains60
20.LabetteLabette County High Point1050Osage-Missouri Plains60
27.EllisEllis County High Point2360East Kansas-Nebraska Plains50
27.SalineSaline County High Point1660East Kansas-Nebraska Plains50
27.BourbonBourbon County High Point1110Osage-Missouri Plains50
30.MarionMarion County High Point1590Flint Hills48
31.SmithSmith County High Point2180East Kansas-Nebraska Plains40
32.SewardSeward County High Point2995Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area33
33.DecaturDecatur County High Point2970West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains30
33.RushRush County High Point2330East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30
33.PhillipsPhillips County High Point2320East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30
33.StaffordStafford County High Point2090Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa30
33.JewellJewell County High Point1970East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30
33.McPhersonMcPherson County High Point1690East Kansas-Nebraska Plains30
33.FranklinFranklin County High Point1190Osage-Missouri Plains30
40.StevensStevens County High Point3335Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area28
41.HaskellHaskell County High Point3090Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area23
42.StantonStanton County High Point3711Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area21
43.ClarkClark County High Point2600Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area20
43.BarberBarber County High Point2040Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa20
43.RepublicRepublic County High Point1690East Kansas-Nebraska Plains20
43.CowleyCowley County High Point1580Flint Hills20
43.LyonLyon County High Point1530Flint Hills20
43.SumnerSumner County High Point1510Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa20
43.BrownBrown County High Point1330East Kansas-Nebraska Plains20
43.OsageOsage County High Point1300Flint Hills20
43.DouglasDouglas County High Point1200Osage-Missouri Plains20
43.JohnsonJohnson County High Point1130Osage-Missouri Plains20
53.WallaceMount Sunflower4039West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains19
54.OsborneOsborne County High Point2080East Kansas-Nebraska Plains15
55.ThomasThomas County High Point3480West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains10
55.GrahamGraham County High Point2640East Kansas-Nebraska Plains10
55.KiowaKiowa County High Point2450Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa10
55.PawneePawnee County High Point2320West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains10
55.RenoReno County High Point1830Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa10
55.KingmanKingman County High Point1830Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa10
55.MarshallMarshall County High Point1530East Kansas-Nebraska Plains10
55.ShawneeShawnee County High Point1290Flint Hills10
55.AllenAllen County High Point1160Osage-Missouri Plains10
55.LinnLinn County High Point1120Osage-Missouri Plains10
65.LaneLane County High Point2945West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains8
65.HarveyHarvey County High Point1560Flint Hills8
67.LoganLogan County High Point3480West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains3
67.RawlinsRawlins County High Point3425West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains3
67.GrayGray County High Point2880West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains3
67.SedgwickSedgwick County High Point1545Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa3
71.ShermanSherman County High Point4000West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.GreeleyGreeley County High Point3950West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.HamiltonHamilton County High Point3840West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.CheyenneCheyenne County High Point3810West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.MortonMorton County High Point3690Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area0
71.WichitaWichita County High Point3505West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.KearnyKearny County High Point3435West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.GrantGrant County High Point3220Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area0
71.ScottScott County High Point3172West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.FinneyFinney County High Point3085West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.GoveGove County High Point3030West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.SheridanSheridan County High Point3000West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.MeadeMeade County High Point2825Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area0
71.FordFord County High Point2750Plains of the Oklahoma Panhandle Area0
71.NessNess County High Point2685West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.HodgemanHodgeman County High Point2670West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.NortonNorton County High Point2615West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.TregoTrego County High Point2610East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
71.EdwardsEdwards County High Point2360West Kansas-Nebraska High Plains0
71.RooksRooks County High Point2310East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
71.ComancheComanche County High Point2240Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa0
71.PrattPratt County High Point2120Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa0
71.RussellRussell County High Point2060East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
71.EllsworthEllsworth County High Point1940East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
71.LincolnLincoln County High Point1830East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
71.HarperHarper County High Point1740Plains of Central Oklahoma and South-Central Kansa0
71.ElkElk County High Point1640Flint Hills0
71.GearyGeary County High Point1550Flint Hills0
71.ChautauquaChautauqua County High Point1420Flint Hills0
71.CoffeyCoffey County High Point1250Osage-Missouri Plains0
71.AtchisonAtchison County High Point1170East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
71.LeavenworthLeavenworth County High Point1160East Kansas-Nebraska Plains0
71.NeoshoNeosho County High Point1100Osage-Missouri Plains0
71.CrawfordCrawford County High Point1090Osage-Missouri Plains0
71.CherokeeCherokee County High Point1040Central Ozark Plateau0

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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 Kansas, then 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 1997 by David Olson and Andy Martin.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for peaks provided by Tom Dunigan via the web site, and manually verified.


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