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Virginia County/Ind. City High Points

Showing Coby King's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (51 out of 133, or 38.35%)

RankCounty/Ind. CityPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft AscentsAscent Date
1.GraysonMount Rogers5729Iron Mountains-Mount Rogers24499962017-05-26 g
1.SmythMount Rogers5729Iron Mountains-Mount Rogers24499962017-05-26 g
3.WashingtonWhitetop Mountain5520Iron Mountains-Mount Rogers10401862017-05-26 f
4.TazewellBalsam Beartown Mountain4710Garden-Brushy-East River Mountain Area213051 
5.RussellBeartown Mountain4689Clinch Mountain Complex152825 
6.HighlandLittle Ridge4546Allegheny Mountain Ridge39622 
7.BathPaddy Knob4477Allegheny Mountain Ridge127731 
8.AugustaElliott Knob4463North Mountain Area242372 
9.BlandChestnut Ridge4409Garden-Brushy-East River Mountain Area609154 
10.GilesBald Knob4361South-Central Appalachian Ridges204178 
11.RockinghamFlagpole Knob4360Shenandoah Mountain64047 
12.BedfordApple Orchard Mountain4225Peaks of Otter-Apple Orchard Area2825177 
12.BotetourtApple Orchard Mountain4225Peaks of Otter-Apple Orchard Area2825177 
14.WiseHigh Knob4223Cumberland-Stone Mountain204382 
15.WytheComers Rock4080Iron Mountains-Mount Rogers560592017-05-26 b
16.AmherstRocky Mountain4072South Central Virginia Blue Ridge227275 
16.RockbridgeRocky Mountain4072South Central Virginia Blue Ridge227275 
16.AlleghanyBig Knob4072Central Virginia Appalachian Ridges95217 
19.NelsonThe Priest4063South Central Virginia Blue Ridge783164 
20.MadisonHawksbill4050Shenandoah-Middle Section21483922016-04-24
20.PageHawksbill4050Shenandoah-Middle Section21483922016-04-24
22.FloydBuffalo Mountain3971South Virginia Blue Ridge137158 
23.NortonNorton City High Point3960Cumberland-Stone Mountain028 
24.CraigWhite Rocks3940South-Central Appalachian Ridges12035 
25.RoanokePoor Mountain3928South Virginia Blue Ridge1448402017-05-25 c
26.ScottCamp Rock-South Slope3900Cumberland-Stone Mountain047 
27.MontgomeryPoor Mountain-Southwest Peak3760South Virginia Blue Ridge447372017-05-25 d
27.LeeLittle Black Mountain-Lee County High Point3760Black Mountain020 
29.RappahannockThe Pinnacle3730Shenandoah-Middle Section6501392016-04-24
30.BuchananBig A Mountain3706Northern Cumberland Mountains142622 
31.PulaskiWalker Mountain-Pulaski County High Point3699Walker Mountain Complex199192017-05-26 a
32.GreeneHazeltop-South Ridge3640Shenandoah-Middle Section0932016-04-24
33.CarrollFisher Peak3580South Virginia Blue Ridge90047 
34.PatrickRocky Knob3572South Virginia Blue Ridge41264 
35.FranklinCahas Mountain3571South Virginia Blue Ridge117117 
36.WarrenHogback Mountain3474Shenandoah-North Section11541482016-04-24
37.AlbemarleBig Flat Mountain3389Shenandoah-South Section110979 
38.ShenandoahMill Mountain3293North Central Appalachian Ridges149326 
39.DickensonPine Mountain-Birch Gap Peak3149Pine Mountain-Northwest Cumberland Mountains74922 
40.GalaxGalax City High Point2900South Virginia Blue Ridge022 
41.FrederickPinnacle2844North Central Appalachian Ridges80416 
42.RadfordIngles Mountain2353South Virginia Blue Ridge31318 
43.FauquierBlue Mountain2205Northern Virginia Blue Ridge1265672016-04-23
44.BristolBristol City High Point2160Walker Mountain Complex17510 
45.PittsylvaniaSmith Mountain2038South Virginia Blue Ridge109819 
46.StauntonBetsey Bell1940North Mountain Area42048 
47.ClarkeBlue Ridge-Paris Benchmark1935Northern Virginia Blue Ridge0482016-04-23
48.LoudounBlue Ridge-Loudoun County High Point1920Northern Virginia Blue Ridge880442010-03-14
49.WaynesboroWaynesboro City High Point1880South Central Virginia Blue Ridge10913 
50.HenryTurkeycock Mountain1850Virginia Piedmont73013 
51.HarrisonburgHarrisonburg City High Point1767Masanutten Mountain16719 
52.Roanoke cityMill Mountain1740South Virginia Blue Ridge460612017-05-25 a
53.CovingtonCovington City High Point1680Central Virginia Appalachian Ridges28016 
54.BuckinghamSpears Mountain1604Virginia Piedmont8449 
55.Buena VistaBuena Vista City High Point1480South Central Virginia Blue Ridge 8 
56.SalemSalem City High Point1460South Virginia Blue Ridge0162017-05-25 b
57.CampbellLong Mountain1435Peaks of Otter-Apple Orchard Area57519 
58.LynchburgCandler Mountain-North Summit1320Peaks of Otter-Apple Orchard Area60242014-03-13
59.Prince WilliamBull Run Mountains-Jackson Lookout Tower1279Northern Virginia Blue Ridge379332010-03-14
60.OrangeCowherd Mountain1197Shenandoah-South Section497132013-03-10
61.LexingtonLexington City High Point1180North Mountain Area2017 
62.AppomattoxKyles Mountain1161Virginia Piedmont401122018-03-17 a
63.MartinsvilleMartinsville City High Point1160Virginia Piedmont016 
64.CulpeperMitchells Mountain-North Slope1080Shenandoah-Middle Section082018-03-16 a
65.WinchesterWinchester City High Point940North Central Appalachian Ridges028 
66.CharlotteCharlotte County High Point793Virginia Piedmont83152014-03-13
67.Prince EdwardLyle Mountain780Virginia Piedmont140202014-03-13
68.HalifaxHalifax County High Point750Virginia Piedmont3017 
69.DanvilleDanville City High Point700Eastern Carolina Piedmont 13 
70.CharlottesvilleLewis Mountain-East Slope640South Central Virginia Blue Ridge0182018-03-16 b
71.LunenburgLunenburg County High Point630Virginia Piedmont20112014-03-13
72.MecklenburgMecklenburg County High Point606Virginia Piedmont76132014-03-13
73.NottowayNottoway County High Point600Virginia Piedmont0182018-03-17 c
74.LouisaLouisa County High Point570Virginia Piedmont50232013-03-10
75.FluvannaFluvanna County High Point550Virginia Piedmont65242013-03-10
76.SpotsylvaniaSpotsylvania County High Point540Virginia Piedmont0122013-03-10
77.AmeliaAmelia County High Point522Virginia Piedmont32182018-03-17 b
78.FairfaxFairfax County High Point520Northern Virginia Blue Ridge23063 
78.CumberlandCumberland County High Point520Virginia Piedmont10011 
78.GoochlandGoochland County High Point520Virginia Piedmont6013 
81.PowhatanPowhatan County High Point490Virginia Piedmont160212013-03-10
82.Fairfax cityFairfax City High Point480Northern Virginia Blue Ridge40522010-03-14
83.BrunswickBrunswick County High Point471Virginia Piedmont3713 
84.StaffordStafford County High Point467Northern Virginia Blue Ridge97122019-03-15
85.ArlingtonMinor Hill464Northern Virginia Blue Ridge84642010-03-14
86.Falls ChurchFalls Church City High Point430Northern Virginia Blue Ridge0482010-03-14
87.DinwiddieDinwiddie County High Point410Virginia Piedmont10192018-03-17 d
88.ChesterfieldChesterfield County High Point403Virginia Piedmont83142013-03-10
89.HanoverHanover County High Point390Virginia Piedmont10132013-03-10
90.Richmond cityRichmond City High Point370Virginia Piedmont20182013-03-10
91.CarolineCaroline County High Point350Virginia Piedmont10132013-03-10
92.HenricoHenrico County High Point340Virginia Piedmont7012 
93.ManassasManassas City High Point320Northern Virginia Blue Ridge30432010-03-14
93.Manassas ParkManassas Park City High Point320Northern Virginia Blue Ridge0442010-03-14
93.GreensvilleGreensville County High Point320Virginia Piedmont0102018-03-17 g
96.AlexandriaAlexandria City High Point280Northern Virginia Blue Ridge30452010-03-14
97.SussexSussex County High Point270Virginia Piedmont1011 
98.FredericksburgFredericksburg City High Point251Virginia Piedmont 222013-03-09
99.King GeorgeKing George County High Point220Virginia Piedmont707 
100.King and QueenKing and Queen County High Point210Virginia Piedmont406 
100.King WilliamKing William County High Point210Virginia Piedmont10102013-03-10
102.EssexEssex County High Point200Virginia Piedmont103 
103.WestmorelandWestmoreland County High Point190Virginia Piedmont405 
104.PetersburgPetersburg City High Point185Virginia Piedmont15142018-03-17 f
105.New KentNew Kent County High Point180Virginia Piedmont1011 
105.RichmondRichmond County High Point180Virginia Piedmont105 
107.Prince GeorgePrince George County High Point170Virginia Piedmont107 
108.Charles CityCharles City County High Point150Virginia Piedmont05 
108.EmporiaEmporia City High Point150Virginia Piedmont0232018-03-17 h
108.NorthumberlandNorthumberland County High Point150Virginia Piedmont06 
111.GloucesterGloucester County High Point140Virginia Piedmont406 
111.James CityJames City County High Point140Virginia Piedmont4012 
111.SouthamptonSouthampton County High Point140Virginia Piedmont209 
114.YorkYork County High Point130Virginia Piedmont3021 
114.LancasterLancaster County High Point130Virginia Piedmont205 
114.SurrySurry County High Point130Virginia Piedmont104 
117.MiddlesexMiddlesex County High Point120Virginia Piedmont03 
117.WilliamsburgWilliamsburg City High Point120Virginia Piedmont 8 
119.Colonial HeightsColonial Heights City High Point108Virginia Piedmont8102018-03-17 e
120.SuffolkSuffolk City High Point102Virginia Piedmont257 
121.Virginia BeachCape Henry100Virginia Piedmont 13 
122.Isle of WightIsle of Wight County High Point97Virginia Piedmont158 
123.Franklin cityFranklin City High Point90Virginia Piedmont1310 
123.Newport NewsNewport News City High Point90Virginia Piedmont1013 
123.HopewellHopewell City High Point90Virginia Piedmont07 
126.MathewsMathews County High Point70Virginia Piedmont337 
127.NorthamptonButlers Bluff65Delmarva3324 
128.AccomackAccomack County High Point60Delmarva2823 
129.NorfolkNorfolk City High Point48Virginia Piedmont3616 
130.PortsmouthPortsmouth City High Point30Virginia Piedmont2311 
130.ChesapeakeChesapeake City High Point30Virginia Piedmont189 
130.HamptonHampton City High Point30Virginia Piedmont315 
133.PoquosonPoquoson City High Point10Virginia Piedmont38 

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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 Virginia, 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 1995 by Mike Kornbau, reviewed by Fred Lobdell, Carl Mills, Andy Martin, and Darryl Montgomery.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for points in the lowlands of the state provided by Don Desrosiers via the web site, and manually verified.


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