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Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks

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Showing Doug Melton's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (13 out of 207, or 6.28%)

RankPeak Elev-M  Prom-M StateRange (Level 4)Isol-KmAscentsAscent Date
1.Mount Washington19171874NHWhite Mountains1318.941622010-07-27
2.Mount Mitchell20371856NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1913.513372009-11-02
3.Mount Marcy16291498NYAdirondack Mountains208.619072010-07-25
4.Clingmans Dome20251373NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains113.813652009-11-03
5.Katahdin16061307MELongfellow Mountains254.816912010-07-28
6.Roan High Knob19161062NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges30.22992019-04-27
7.Huckleberry Knob16951036NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front47.31192018-10-12
8.Mount Lafayette15971012NHWhite Mountains27.72552 
9.Richland Balsam1954917NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges43.61722018-10-12
10.Standing Indian1676859NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front52.2189 
11.Crabtree Bald1622817NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges18.627 
12.Big Bald1681779NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges25.51582019-04-26
13.Mount Rogers1746746VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges65.28802009-11-02
14.Grandfather Mountain1812739NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front23.6241 
15.Cheoah Bald1543718NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges13.2107 
16.Snake Mountain1695683NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges25.754 
17.Algonquin Peak1559639NYAdirondack Mountains6.01498 
18.Waterrock Knob1918593NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges17.1136 
19.Tusquitee Bald1597524NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges12.623 
20.Wine Spring Bald1658512NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges15.743 
21.Bluff Mountain1554494NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges6.519 
22.Mount Guyot2018482NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains26.9120 
23.Cataloochee Balsam1820472NCGreat Smoky Mountains9.811 
24.Yellow Mountain1563465NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front24.529 
25.Beech Mountain1670439NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges9.924 
26.Unaka Mountain1579433NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges13.170 
27.Mount Pisgah1744415NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges9.0116 
28.Mount Le Conte2010415TNGreat Smoky Mountains11.5401 
29.Boteler Peak1527406NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges9.811 
30.Three Top Mountain1524387NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.924 
31.Coxcomb Mountain1659354NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.66 
32.Big Bald1618350NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges7.415 
33.Thunderhead Mountain1685331NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains12.7147 
34.Sugar Mountain1585329NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front5.139 
35.Whitetop Mountain1682317VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges5.41592019-04-28
35.Stratton Bald1634317NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front5.533 
35.Siler Bald1585317NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.464 
38.Copper Ridge Bald1602311NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.228 
39.Craggy Dome1853305NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges5.580 
39.Elk Knob1682305NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.8236 
39.Yellow Bald1597305NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front5.010 
39.Hanging Rock1585305NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.230 
43.Cold Mountain1838302NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.8110 
44.Black Balsam Knob1894301NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges11.1256 
45.Bunches Bald1670300NCGreat Smoky Mountains5.018 
46.Rich Mountain Bald1637284NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.921 
47.Doubletop Mountain1671281NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges5.310 
48.Hump Mountain1703276NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges6.9115 
49.Shortoff Mountain1524268NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.125 
50.Mount Adams1768262NHWhite Mountains4.81871 
51.The Peak1573256NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges8.727 
52.Lickstone Bald1737246NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.511 
53.Cammerer Ridge1537244NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains3.457 
54.Mount Hardy1865232NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges5.472 
54.Green Knob1548232NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front4.053 
56.Mount Jefferson1741229NHWhite Mountains2.71755 
57.High Rocks1582216NCGreat Smoky Mountains7.75 
58.Ridgepole Mountain1537208NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.814 
59.Big Butt1804207NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges4.631 
60.Mount Sterling1781202NCGreat Smoky Mountains4.594 
61.Yellow Mountain1524201NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.910 
62.Mount Kephart1895200NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains4.3172 
63.Little Yellow Mountain1678198NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.013 
64.Grassy Ridge Bald1878198NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.7222 
65.Walker Bald1646195NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.67 
66.Big Cataloochee Mountain1876194NCGreat Smoky Mountains4.236 
67.Celo Knob1928185NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges5.6105 
68.Little Bald Knob1536183NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.110 
69.Blockhouse Mountain1667180NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.13 
69.Lane Pinnacle1594180NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.520 
71.Lower Hyatt Ridge1530177NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.13 
72.Nettle Creek Bald1573176NCGreat Smoky Mountains5.713 
73.Mount Chapman1956176NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.167 
74.Newton Bald1573171NCGreat Smoky Mountains8.214 
74.Blue Knob1524171NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.83 
76.Snaggy Bald1668168NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.77 
77.Mount Mingus1768162TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.89 
78.Green Knob1541159NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.015 
79.Pilot Mountain1548159NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.150 
80.Steestachee Bald1731158NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.813 
80.Breakneck Ridge1658158NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.55 
82.Little Bald Knob1719156NCGreat Smoky Mountains5.314 
83.North Eaglenest Mountain1546156NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges4.08 
84.Rich Benchmark1556154NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.65 
85.Rough Butt Bald1804146NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.418 
86.Sandymush Bald1570144NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges4.337 
87.Mount Madison1636142NHWhite Mountains1.01793 
87.Cosby Knob1573142NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.833 
89.Mount Collins1886142NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.3223 
89.The Pinnacle1727142NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.780 
91.Blackstock Knob1926134NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.669 
91.Little Hump Mountain1658134NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.1100 
91.Snowball Mountain1634134NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.726 
94.Laurel Top1800130NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains4.621 
95.Indian Knob1566127NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.82 
96.Becks Bald1540126NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.85 
97.Mount Gibbes1987122NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.397 
97.Buck Knob1707122NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.712 
97.Rocky Bald1622122NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.86 
97.South Hooper Bald1573122NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.16 
97.Haw Orchard Mountain1548122VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.243 
102.High Top1604117NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.811 
103.Saddle Tree Gap Peak1600112NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.220 
104.Plott Balsam Mountain1856112NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.650 
105.Balsam Cone2012110NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.4216 
105.Mount Lyn Lowry1902110NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.470 
105.Sam Knob1841110NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.6129 
105.Fryingpan Mountain1622110NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.667 
109.Point Misery1742108NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.931 
110.Lower Hughes Ridge1581106NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.28 
111.Rich Mountain Bald1702105NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.313 
112.Whim Knob1677104NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.211 
113.Brier Knob1590102NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.939 
114.Eagle Rocks1783100NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.537 
115.Potato Hill Bald1591100NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.57 
116.Purchase Knob155099NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.67 
117.Peak 5401164698NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.29 
118.Grassy Cove Top184198NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.0133 
118.Bullhead Mountain180498NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.422 
118.Hemphill Bald168298NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.922 
118.Graybeard Mountain163498NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.739 
118.Moody Top162298NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.611 
118.Little Bald Mountain160998NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.034 
118.Big Bald160998NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.227 
118.Cold Spring Knob158598NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.849 
118.Big Butt154898NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.39 
118.Mount Davis153698NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.219 
118.Perry Top153698NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.74 
129.Luftee Knob190096NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.635 
130.Yellow Face183995NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.773 
131.Coward Bald158194NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.15 
132.Peak 5680173193NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.711 
133.Mount Craig202687NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.4340 
134.Bearwallow Knob155087NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.92 
135.Winter Star Mountain189186NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.6140 
136.Cold Spring Knob180485NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.67 
136.Chiltoes Mountain179285NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.110 
136.Brown Lead170785NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.110 
136.Laurel Patch Bald169585NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.812 
136.Hawk Mountain165885NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.38 
136.Sugarland Mountain-Middle Peak163485TNGreat Smoky Mountains.910 
136.Little Bald158585NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.262 
136.Big Scaly153685NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.810 
144.Mount Monroe163777NHWhite Mountains1.11751 
145.Porters-False Peak169877NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.924 
146.Marks Knob188076NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.634 
147.Horseshoe Mountain161276TNGreat Smoky Mountains.72 
148.Silers Bald170975NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.3107 
149.Upper Highland Ridge157575NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.81 
150.Shining Rock182973NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.1168 
150.Attic Window Peak179273NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.294 
150.Lone Bald179273NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.811 
150.Balsam High Top174373NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.011 
150.Anakeesta Ridge173173TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.04 
150.Big Junction East167073NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.59 
150.Ogle Ridge165873NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.48 
150.Pinnacle Bald164673NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.16 
150.Birdstand Mountain160973NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.58 
150.Cataloochee Divide153673NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.49 
 Peak 4960151273NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.811 
160.Craggy Pinnacle179671NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.983 
161.Peak 5149156970NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.410 
162.Anakeesta Knob182569TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.917 
163.Soco Gap North154469NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.36 
164.Mount Yonaguska188366NCGreat Smoky Mountains.722 
165.Campbell Lick170066NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.87 
166.Reinhart Knob185361NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.658 
166.Spot Knob176861NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.113 
166.Old Bald175661NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.78 
166.Herrin Knob174361NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.611 
166.Sugartree Licks North163461NCGreat Smoky Mountains.65 
166.Albert Mountain158561NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.6115 
166.Yellow Spot154861NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.52 
166.Rocky Bald154861NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.622 
166.Eaglenest Ridge153661NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.56 
166.Fie Top153661NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.04 
176.Haw Knob166859NC/TNSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.2532018-10-12
177.Mount Squires154558NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.624 
178.Heintooga Bald160557NCGreat Smoky Mountains.85 
179.Little Sam Knob178755NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.719 
180.De Armond Bald156554NCGreat Smoky Mountains.71 
181.Peregrine Peak163853TNGreat Smoky Mountains.816 
181.Potrock Bald159053NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.113 
183.Gage Bald169953NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.911 
184.Old Black194252NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.7101 
184.Blackrock Mountain177152NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.124 
184.Pecks Corner South167352NCGreat Smoky Mountains.47 
187.Mount Lincoln155152NHWhite Mountains1.22243 
188.Masa Knob173151NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.746 
189.MacRae Peak178250NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.295 
190.Mount Sequoyah183050NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.094 
191.Chestnut Bald182949NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.11062018-10-12
191.Pinnacle Lead181749TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.05 
191.Andrews Bald180449NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.350 
191.Round Bald176849NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.0224 
191.Flat Spring Knob173149NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.613 
191.Craggy Gardens173149NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.738 
191.Graveyard Ridge170749NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.818 
191.Charley Bald168249NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.66 
191.Wooly Tops Mountain167049TNGreat Smoky Mountains.75 
191.Setzer Mountain167049NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.95 
191.Big Yellow Mountain165849NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.229 
191.Bald Knob164649NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.911 
191.Little Pisgah Mountain160949NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.880 
191.Rocky Knob South159749NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.124 
191.Licklog Mountain157349NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.13 
191.Beech Mountain-East Summit157349NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.913 
191.Sunup Knob152449NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.118 
 Hooper Bald165545NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.326 
 Roan High Bluff191045NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.4137 
 Lost Knob166645NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.71 
 Docks Gap East154444NCGreat Smoky Mountains.70 
 Wayah Bald162843NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.8134 
 Mount Clay168642NHWhite Mountains1.0604 
 Mount Hallback192939NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.1101 
 Pine Mountain168438VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.7174 
 Old Butt Knob168438NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.723 
 Walker Knob167137NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.519 
 Dog Loser Knob175637NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.623 
 Cattail Peak201237NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.4171 
 Browning Knob190237NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.563 
 Gibbs Mountain189037NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.286 
 Tennent Mountain184137NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7205 
 Green Knob179237NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.316 
 Little Bearpen North174337NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.62 
 Charlies Bunion169537NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.7147 
 Buck Knob169537NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.54 
 Tanasee Bald169537NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.65 
 Brush Fence Ridge167037NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.718 
 Beartown Mountain167037NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.838 
 Parker Knob164637NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.53 
 Middle Top157337NCGreat Smoky Mountains.70 
 Little Haw Knob157337NC/TNSouthern Blue Ridge Front.61 
 Dead Line Ridge153637NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.69 
 Three Top Mountain-Big Rock152437NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.411 
 Weatherman Bald151237NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.72 
 Wolfden Knob151237NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.77 
 Lickstone Ridge151237NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.90 
 Mount Le Conte-Cliff Top199835TNGreat Smoky Mountains.7126 
 Potato Hill197435NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4149 
 Ledge Bald158035NCGreat Smoky Mountains.610 
 Mount Le Conte-West Point193432TNGreat Smoky Mountains.728 
 Boott Spur167430NHWhite Mountains.8343 
 Mount Hardison187029NCGreat Smoky Mountains.711 
 Grassy Bald171128NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.94 
 Sam Adams170228NHWhite Mountains.4144 
 The Sawteeth166228NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.533 
 Stairs Mountain179227NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.950 
 Spruce Mountain172127NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.34 
 Mount Ambler186526NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.6119 
 High Knob157425NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.50 
 Ross Knob154825NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.18 
 Percys Peak189024NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.453 
 Flower Knob179224NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.546 
 Devils Courthouse174324NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.679 
 Mingus Lead171924TNGreat Smoky Mountains.72 
 Beartrap Knob169524NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.52 
 Wilburn Ridge168224VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.6153 
 Thomas Knob168224VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.650 
 Beech Knob157324NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.72 
 Elk Hollow Ridge157324NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.729 
 Big Pinnacle153624VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.543 
 Mount Truman152424NHWhite Mountains.4740 
 Elk Garden Ridge151224VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.129 
 Hawkbill Rock151224NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.420 
 Tater Hill158323NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.96 
 Bear Ridge169121NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.50 
 Balsam Point177418TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.13 
 Bigelow Lawn Hill168018NHWhite Mountains.870 
 John Quincy Adams164917NHWhite Mountains.3175 
 Matlock Bald152816NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.75 
 Jenkins Knob169516NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.445 
 Big Pine Mountain168616NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.41 
 Seniard Mountain154016NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.44 
 Bearpen Knob161215NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.59 
 Rocky Top165812NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.5105 
 Clingmans Peak198712NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.755 
 Mount Le Conte-Myrtle Point196412TNGreat Smoky Mountains.276 
 Potato Knob195112NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.572 
 Cloudland Mountain189012NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.597 
 Grassy Ridge186512NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.541 
 Thermo Knob185312NCGreat Smoky Mountains.88 
 Silvermine Bald181712NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.641 
 Jane Bald176812NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.6190 
 Little Butt170712NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.527 
 Soco Bald165812NCGreat Smoky Mountains.614 
 Abigail Adams163212NHWhite Mountains.2134 
 The Narrows162212NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.733 
 Linville Peak160912NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.353 
 Katahdin-South Peak160312MELongfellow Mountains.43992010-07-28
 Brier Ridge159712VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.59 
 Maddron Bald158912TNGreat Smoky Mountains.410 
 Hangover157312NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.614 
 Cabin Ridge154812VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.52 
 Pinnacle Mountain152412NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.39 
 Leatherwood Top152412NCGreat Smoky Mountains.50 
 Art Stewart Ridge151212NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.41 
 Mount Monroe-West Peak158412NHWhite Mountains.2350 
 Snake Mountain-North Peak168212NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.6562019-04-29
 Nelson Crag171811NHWhite Mountains.4101 
 Ball Crag18619NHWhite Mountains.3138 
 Tricorner Knob18738NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.552 
 Adams 516026NHWhite Mountains.2197 
 Mount Franklin15246NHWhite Mountains.4628 
 Monticello Lawn Peak16484NHWhite Mountains.295 
 Agiocochook Crag17433NHWhite Mountains.329 

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