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Fred Beckey's Great Peaks of the Continent

RankPeak Elev-Ft
State Prom-Ft
Range (Level 3)Ascents
1.Denali20,310Alaska20,162Alaska Range232
2.Pico de Orizaba18,491Puebla/Veracruz16,148Cordillera Neovolcanica336
3.Mount Saint Elias18,008Alaska/Yukon Territory11,249Saint Elias Mountains5
4.Mount Whitney14,498California10,083Sierra Nevada3014
5.Mount Rainier14,411Washington13,246Cascade Range2275
6.Longs Peak14,255Colorado2940Southern Rocky Mountains819
7.North Palisade14,242California2894Sierra Nevada258
8.Mount Shasta14,162California9772Cascade Range1286
9.Maroon Peak14,156Colorado2336Southern Rocky Mountains199
10.Mount Sneffels14,150Colorado3050Southern Rocky Mountains447
11.Pikes Peak14,110Colorado5530Southern Rocky Mountains1186
12.Gannett Peak13,804Wyoming7076Greater Yellowstone Rockies311
13.Grand Teton13,770Wyoming6545Greater Yellowstone Rockies431
14.Fremont Peak13,745Wyoming1184Greater Yellowstone Rockies77
15.Mount Waddington13,186British Columbia10,791Coast Mountains5
16.Mount Ritter13,143California3990Sierra Nevada260
17.Mount Robson12,989British Columbia9281Canadian Rockies8
18.Humphreys Peak12,633Arizona6039Colorado Plateau1246
19.Mount Moran12,605Wyoming2645Greater Yellowstone Rockies40
20.Mount Deborah12,339Alaska5189Alaska Range1
21.Mount Assiniboine11,864Alberta/British Columbia6831Canadian Rockies29
22.Mount Timpanogos11,749Utah5279Western Rocky Mountains656
23.Mount Hood11,239Oregon7706Cascade Range1648
24.Howser Spire11,194British Columbia4262Columbia Mountains2
25.Mount Sir Donald10,774British Columbia2867Columbia Mountains24
26.Mount Wilbur9321Montana2136Central Montana Rocky Mountains23
27.Mount Shuksan9131Washington4431Cascade Range628
28.Devils Thumb9111Alaska/British Columbia3369Coast Mountains5
29.Mount Saint Helens8333Washington4593Cascade Range2026
30.Black Elk Peak7231South Dakota2921Great Plains898
31.Ship Rock7178New Mexico1568Colorado Plateau9
32.Clingmans Dome6643North Carolina/Tennessee4513Blue Ridge Mountains1565
33.Mount Washington6288New Hampshire6158Northern U.S. Appalachians4588
34.Mount Marcy5344New York4919Canadian Shield2141
35.Katahdin5268Maine4293Northern U.S. Appalachians1867

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