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Fred Beckey's Great Peaks of the Continent

RankPeak Elev-Ft State Prom-Ft Range (Level 3)Ascents
1.Denali20,310Alaska20,146Alaska Range220
2.Pico de Orizaba18,491Puebla/Veracruz16,148Cordillera Neovolcanica314
3.Mount Rainier14,411Washington13,246Cascade Range2129
4.Mount Saint Elias18,008Alaska/Yukon Territory11,184Saint Elias Mountains5
5.Mount Waddington13,186British Columbia10,758Coast Mountains4
6.Mount Whitney14,498California10,078Sierra Nevada2792
7.Mount Shasta14,162California9762Cascade Range1206
8.Mount Robson12,989British Columbia9249Canadian Rockies8
9.Mount Hood11,239Oregon7706Cascade Range1563
10.Gannett Peak13,804Wyoming7076Greater Yellowstone Rockies278
11.Mount Assiniboine11,864Alberta/British Columbia6831Canadian Rockies27
12.Grand Teton13,770Wyoming6530Greater Yellowstone Rockies380
13.Mount Washington6288New Hampshire6148Northern U.S. Appalachians4258
14.Humphreys Peak12,633Arizona6039Colorado Plateau1125
15.Pikes Peak14,110Colorado5510Southern Rocky Mountains1093
16.Mount Timpanogos11,749Utah5269Western Rocky Mountains583
17.Mount Deborah12,339Alaska5139Alaska Range1
18.Mount Marcy5344New York4914Canadian Shield1966
19.Mount Saint Helens8333Washington4573Cascade Range1886
20.Clingmans Dome6643North Carolina/Tennessee4503Blue Ridge Mountains1417
21.Mount Shuksan9131Washington4411Cascade Range551
22.Katahdin5268Maine4288Northern U.S. Appalachians1730
23.Howser Spire11,194British Columbia4262Columbia Mountains2
24.Mount Ritter13,143California3957Sierra Nevada229
25.Devils Thumb9111Alaska/British Columbia3369Coast Mountains4
26.Mount Sneffels14,150Colorado3030Southern Rocky Mountains383
27.Longs Peak14,255Colorado2940Southern Rocky Mountains741
28.Black Elk Peak7231South Dakota2911Great Plains829
29.North Palisade14,242California2894Sierra Nevada235
30.Mount Sir Donald10,774British Columbia2867Columbia Mountains22
31.Mount Moran12,605Wyoming2605Greater Yellowstone Rockies34
32.Maroon Peak14,156Colorado2316Southern Rocky Mountains179
33.Mount Wilbur9321Montana2136Central Montana Rocky Mountains22
34.Ship Rock7178New Mexico1558Colorado Plateau8
35.Fremont Peak13,745Wyoming1184Greater Yellowstone Rockies69

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