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Alabama County High Points

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RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft AscentsAscent Date
1.CleburneCheaha Mountain2405Far South Appalachian Ridges1445690 
2.CalhounMorton Hill2063Far South Appalachian Ridges121739 
3.CherokeeFlagpole Mountain1968Far South Appalachian Ridges104815 
4.DekalbFox Mountain1969Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus96910 
5.TalladegaHorn Mountain1924Far South Appalachian Ridges96424 
6.ShelbySignal Mountain1560Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus88015 
7.Saint ClairBald Rock Mountain1594Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus85419 
8.JacksonJohnson Top1860Southern Cumberland Plateau72011 
8.MadisonJohnson Top1860Southern Cumberland Plateau72011 
10.BlountBlount County High Point1540Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus52014 
10.MarshallGunters Mountain1380Southern Cumberland Plateau52017 
12.MorganBrindley Mountain-Union Hill1320Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus46011 
13.CoosaCandler Mountain1265Far South Appalachian Ridges3657 
14.JeffersonButler Mountain1440Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus34012 
14.ChiltonChandler Mountain860Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus34012 
14.ClarkeClarke County High Point540Florida Panhandle-South Alabama3409 
17.RandolphSewell Benchmark1524Far South Appalachian Ridges32423 
18.BarbourGraveyard Hill690Florida Panhandle-South Alabama30020 
19.FayetteFord Mountain800Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2603 
20.EtowahBig Mountain1548Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2485 
20.FranklinEckerberger Mountain1148Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2489 
22.ClayHernandez Peak2344Far South Appalachian Ridges24482 
23.SumterSumter County High Point451Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee2413 
24.WalkerLockhart Hill820Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2403 
25.WilcoxFatama Lookout Tower547Florida Panhandle-South Alabama2378 
26.PikeBecks Mountain Northeast680Florida Panhandle-South Alabama23015 
27.LeeSalem Lookout950Far South Appalachian Ridges22019 
27.LamarLamar County High Point780Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus22011 
27.CrenshawMount Carmel650Florida Panhandle-South Alabama22021 
27.HaleHale County High Point580Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus2208 
31.MonroeMonroe County High Point580Florida Panhandle-South Alabama2107 
32.BullockBullock County High Point660Florida Panhandle-South Alabama2009 
32.ChoctawScott Mountain580Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee2007 
34.RussellRussell County High Point634Far South Appalachian Ridges19414 
35.BibbSand Mountain760Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1803 
35.GreeneGreene County High Point440Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1806 
37.MontgomeryMontgomery County High Point612Florida Panhandle-South Alabama17215 
38.MarengoMarengo County High Point420Florida Panhandle-South Alabama1705 
39.LowndesBarganier Hill587Florida Panhandle-South Alabama16713 
40.CovingtonCovington County High Point491Florida Panhandle-South Alabama16114 
41.CullmanBrindley Mountain1120Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus16012 
41.DallasDallas County High Point580Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1607 
41.MobileMobile County High Point360Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee16017 
44.MarionBakefield Benchmark1000Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1405 
44.ChambersChambers County High Point920Far South Appalachian Ridges14014 
46.PickensPickens County High Point620Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus1202 
47.DaleDale County High Point550Florida Panhandle-South Alabama11016 
47.HoustonHouston County High Point380Florida Panhandle-South Alabama11012 
49.TallapoosaCandler Mountain-North Summit1180Far South Appalachian Ridges10012 
49.AutaugaWater Tanks760Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus10015 
49.ButlerBarganier Lookout590Florida Panhandle-South Alabama10013 
52.WinstonWinston County High Point1023Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus835 
53.ColbertColbert County High Point980Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus805 
53.LimestoneLimestone County High Point940Southern Cumberland Plateau808 
53.ElmoreElmore County High Point760Far South Appalachian Ridges8011 
53.PerryPerry County High Point620Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus804 
57.CoffeeCoffee County High Point530Florida Panhandle-South Alabama7014 
58.TuscaloosaRock Mountain820Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus609 
58.WashingtonWashington County High Point430Mississippi-Tennessee-Tombigee6014 
60.GenevaGeneva County High Point340Florida Panhandle-South Alabama5013 
61.MaconMacon County High Point592Far South Appalachian Ridges435 
62.BaldwinBaldwin County High Point330Florida Panhandle-South Alabama3011 
63.LawrenceLawrence County High Point1080Far Southern Appalachian Plateaus208 
63.LauderdaleLauderdale County High Point920Southern Cumberland Plateau2020 
63.HenryHenry County High Point550Florida Panhandle-South Alabama204 
66.EscambiaEscambia County High Point372Florida Panhandle-South Alabama123 
67.ConecuhConecuh County High Point570Florida Panhandle-South Alabama07 

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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 Alabama, 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 1994 by Andy Martin and Carl Mills.
  • Some latitude-longitude values for points on this list provided by Tom Owen via the web site, and manually verified.


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