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The USA Second Lap List

Showing Robert Kleffner's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (0 out of 50, or 0%)

RankStatePeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 3) Prom-Ft
AscentsAscent Date
1.AlaskaMount Fairweather15,325Saint Elias Mountains12,99515 
2.CaliforniaMount Shasta14,162Cascade Range97721130 
3.ColoradoPikes Peak14,110Southern Rocky Mountains55301028 
4.WyomingCloud Peak13,167Greater Yellowstone Rockies7077110 
5.UtahMount Peale12,721Colorado Plateau6181223 
6.IdahoDiamond Peak12,197Idaho-Bitterroot Rocky Mountains538788 
7.New MexicoSierra Blanca Peak11,973Southwest Basins and Ranges5553118 
8.NevadaCharleston Peak11,916Great Basin Ranges8258821 
9.MontanaCrazy Peak11,209Central Montana Rocky Mountains571979 
10.WashingtonMount Baker10,781Cascade Range88451312 
11.ArizonaMount Graham10,720Southwest Basins and Ranges6340158 
13.OregonSacajawea Peak9838Columbia Plateau6393146 
14.TexasEmory Peak7825Southwest Basins and Ranges4495255 
15.South DakotaOdakota Mountain7210Great Plains135037 
16.TennesseeRoan High Knob6285Blue Ridge Mountains3505292 
17.North CarolinaHuckleberry Knob5580Blue Ridge Mountains3440118 
18.New HampshireMount Lafayette5260Northern U.S. Appalachians33602531 
19.NebraskaHogback Mountain5062Great Plains59218 
20.West VirginiaReddish Knob4397Appalachian Ridges201749 
21.MaineSugarloaf Mountain4250Northern U.S. Appalachians3178504 
22.VermontKillington Peak4235Northern U.S. Appalachians3325851 
23.VirginiaApple Orchard Mountain4225Blue Ridge Mountains2835157 
24.New YorkSlide Mountain4190Appalachian Plateaus32951042 
25.GeorgiaBig Bald Mountain4075Blue Ridge Mountains177545 
26.KentuckyLittle Black Mountain-Chunklick Benchmark3430Appalachian Plateaus16207 
27.South CarolinaHogback Mountain3209Blue Ridge Mountains110918 
28.ArkansasRich Mountain2681Ozark Highlands193159 
29.MassachusettsMount Everett2608Northern U.S. Appalachians1670230 
30.OklahomaSugar Loaf Mountain2560Ozark Highlands189011 
31.North DakotaBoundary Butte2541Great Plains103424 
32.PennsylvaniaShade Mountain-Snyder County High Point2190Appalachian Ridges146035 
 Pennsylvania or Tuscarora Mountain2458Appalachian Ridges144876 
 Pennsylvania or Wills Mountain2790Appalachian Ridges144012 
33.MarylandQuirauk Mountain2150Blue Ridge Mountains148050 
34.AlabamaMorton Hill2063Appalachian Ridges121739 
35.MinnesotaHeight of Land Lookout2005Midwest-Great Lakes Area67821 
36.WisconsinBlue Mounds1719Midwest-Great Lakes Area937105 
37.MichiganBriar Hill1706Midwest-Great Lakes Area104432 
 Michigan or Grove Hill1709Midwest-Great Lakes Area40728 
38.KansasPottawatomie County High Point1565Great Plains27022 
39.IowaCarroll County High Point1560Midwest-Great Lakes Area33126 
40.OhioRichland County High Point1515Midwest-Great Lakes Area59830 
41.New JerseyHamburg Mountains High Point1495Northern U.S. Appalachians88529 
42.ConnecticutNorth Preston Hill1447Northern U.S. Appalachians88223 
 Connecticut or Hanging Hills1022Northern U.S. Appalachians82756 
43.MissouriMudlick Mountain1313Ozark Highlands68341 
 Missouri or Clark Mountain1450Ozark Highlands66039 
44.IllinoisWilliams Hill1064Midwest-Great Lakes Area62946 
45.IndianaWashington County High Point1055Midwest-Great Lakes Area43030 
46.MississippiWinston County High Point722Piedmont-Southeast Coast38714 
 Mississippi or Choctaw County High Point723Piedmont-Southeast Coast38814 
 Mississippi or McCool Lookout730Piedmont-Southeast Coast14013 
47.Rhode IslandBeacon Pole Hill555Northern U.S. Appalachians31041 
48.LouisianaBossier Parish High Point475Ozark Highlands24020 
49.DelawareIron Hill345Northern U.S. Appalachians21041 
50.FloridaSugarloaf Mountain313Piedmont-Southeast Coast25178 

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List Description

The "Second Lap" list shows the most prominent peak in every state that is not a state high point. For a climber that has climbed all the state high points, it represents an excellent list of peaks that can be done on a second tour through the USA, highlighting many exceptional peaks that may have been missed. does not host a "second highest" list for the US States, mainly because a consistent prominence threshold for all states needs to be found and any value chosen is arbitrary. The second highest peak in any state is often a matter of debate--for Alaska, is it the North Peak of Denali or Saint Elias? For Florida, which low hill gets the honor? This list is much more straightforward, ignoring the cases where there are multiple candiates for the prominent peak.

Note that for North Carolina, the second most prominent peak (Clingmans Dome) is the state high point for Tennessee, and the third most prominent peak (Roan) is the Second Lap peak for Tennessee. Therefore, to force this list to have 50 unique peaks, the 4th most prominent peak (Huckleberry) was chosen for North Carolina.


     Andy Martin - Second Lap List Discussion (txt)
     Andy Martin - Second Lap List (PDF)


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