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Fred Beckey's Great Peaks of the Continent

RankPeak Elev-Ft State Prom-Ft Range (Level 3)Ascents
1.Mount Washington6288New Hampshire6148Northern U.S. Appalachians4663
2.Mount Whitney14,498California10,078Sierra Nevada3118
3.Mount Rainier14,411Washington13,246Cascade Range2336
4.Mount Marcy5344New York4914Canadian Shield2179
5.Mount Saint Helens8333Washington4573Cascade Range2175
6.Katahdin5268Maine4288Northern U.S. Appalachians1892
7.Mount Hood11,239Oregon7706Cascade Range1749
8.Clingmans Dome6643North Carolina/Tennessee4503Blue Ridge Mountains1607
9.Mount Shasta14,162California9762Cascade Range1331
10.Humphreys Peak12,633Arizona6039Colorado Plateau1286
11.Pikes Peak14,110Colorado5510Southern Rocky Mountains1206
12.Black Elk Peak7231South Dakota2911Great Plains915
13.Longs Peak14,255Colorado2940Southern Rocky Mountains833
14.Mount Timpanogos11,749Utah5269Western Rocky Mountains666
15.Mount Shuksan9131Washington4411Cascade Range650
16.Mount Sneffels14,150Colorado3030Southern Rocky Mountains454
17.Grand Teton13,770Wyoming6530Greater Yellowstone Rockies435
18.Pico de Orizaba18,491Puebla/Veracruz16,148Cordillera Neovolcanica340
19.Gannett Peak13,804Wyoming7076Greater Yellowstone Rockies313
20.Mount Ritter13,143California3957Sierra Nevada264
21.North Palisade14,242California2894Sierra Nevada263
22.Denali20,310Alaska20,146Alaska Range241
23.Maroon Peak14,156Colorado2316Southern Rocky Mountains200
24.Fremont Peak13,745Wyoming1184Greater Yellowstone Rockies77
25.Mount Moran12,605Wyoming2605Greater Yellowstone Rockies40
26.Mount Assiniboine11,864Alberta/British Columbia6831Canadian Rockies30
27.Mount Sir Donald10,774British Columbia2867Columbia Mountains24
27.Mount Wilbur9321Montana2136Central Montana Rocky Mountains24
29.Ship Rock7178New Mexico1558Colorado Plateau9
30.Mount Robson12,989British Columbia9249Canadian Rockies8
31.Mount Waddington13,186British Columbia10,758Coast Mountains6
32.Mount Saint Elias18,008Alaska/Yukon Territory11,184Saint Elias Mountains5
32.Devils Thumb9111Alaska/British Columbia3369Coast Mountains5
34.Howser Spire11,194British Columbia4262Columbia Mountains2
35.Mount Deborah12,339Alaska5139Alaska Range1

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