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Counties with Largest Area

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

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5)Area-SqKmAscentsAscent Date
32.ID-IdahoBare Peak Northwest2877Central Bitteroot Range21,97017 
33.NM-San JuanBeautiful Mountain2861Chuska Mountains14,34126 
41.AZ-NavajoBlack Mesa High Point2490Hopi-Navajo Mesas25,79568 
45.AZ-MaricopaBrowns Peak2334Mazatzal Mountains23,901174 
26.UT-Box ElderBull Mountain3028Northwest Salt Lake Ranges14,956107 
15.NV-LanderBunker Hill3497Toiyabe Range14,280130 
35.NM-McKinleyCerros de Alejandro2794North San Mateo Mountains14,12827 
13.NV-ClarkCharleston Peak3632Spring Mountains20,950821 
28.AZ-CochiseChiricahua Peak2975Chiricahua Area16,119186 
40.ID-OwyheeCinnabar Mountain2561Owyhee Mountains19,90168 
38.OR-LakeCrane Mountain2577Warner Mountains21,61177 
19.UT-TooeleDeseret Peak3362Stansbury Mountains18,129334 
44.TX-BrewsterEmory Peak2385Big Bend Ranges16,058255 
5.WY-ParkFrancs Peak4009Southern Absaroka Range18,00942 
4.WY-FremontGannett Peak4207Northern Wind River Range23,956270 
30.NV-HumboldtGranite Peak2966Santa Rosa Mountains24,979134 
48.NE-CherryHazel Benchmark1282Sand Hills15,53913 
39.AZ-MohaveHualapai Peak2566Hualapai Mountains34,883152 
9.AZ-CoconinoHumphreys Peak3851Flagstaff Area48,3261065 
12.WY-CarbonMedicine Bow Peak-West Ridge3633Medicine Bow Mountains20,59774 
25.UT-MillardMine Camp Peak3116Pavant Range17,669114 
16.AZ-ApacheMount Baldy3476White Mountains29,055134 
24.NV-LincolnMount Grafton-South Ridge3243Schell Creek Range27,53676 
11.NV-NyeMount Jefferson3640Toquima Range47,002244 
36.AZ-PimaMount Lemmon2791Huachuca Area23,816308 
8.UT-San JuanMount Peale3877La Sal Mountains20,536223 
23.NV-WashoeMount Rose3285Carson Range16,947626 
3.CA-SiskiyouMount Shasta4317Mount Shasta Area16,4161131 
34.OR-KlamathMount Thielsen2799Crater Lake Area15,864311 
43.AZ-YavapaiMount Union2432Prescott Area21,054166 
1.CA-InyoMount Whitney4419Mount Whitney Group26,4812659 
2.CA-FresnoNorth Palisade4341Palisades15,572216 
46.NM-ChavesOne Tree Peak2161Sacramento Mountains15,74144 
42.OR-MalheurOregon Canyon Mountains Peak2447Trout Creek Area25,67245 
49.ME-AroostookPeaked Mountain677Northern Maine17,63632 
50.MN-Saint LouisPike Mountain594Northern Minnesota Ranges17,40219 
31.WY-SweetwaterPine Mountain2911East Flaming Gorge Area27,13245 
17.NV-ElkoRuby Dome3471Ruby-East Humboldt Mountains44,496197 
14.CA-San BernardinoSan Gorgonio Mountain3505San Bernardino Mountains52,0781308 
21.CA-RiversideSan Jacinto Peak3304San Jacinto Mountains18,9201857 
37.CA-KernSawmill Mountain2688San Emigdio Mountains21,138461 
10.NM-OteroSierra Blanca Peak3649Sacramento Mountains17,175118 
47.AZ-YumaSignal Peak1487Kofa Area14,302238 
22.NM-SocorroSouth Baldy3287West-Central Rio Grande Area17,225112 
27.NV-PershingStar Peak2998Southeast Humboldt River Ranges15,696170 
29.OR-HarneySteens Mountain2967Steens Mountain Area26,439142 
6.NM-Rio ArribaTruchas Peak3993Santa Fe Mountains15,26780 
18.MT-BeaverheadTweedy Mountain3400Pioneer Mountains14,39930 
7.NV-White PineWheeler Peak3982Snake Range23,021547 
20.NM-CatronWhitewater Baldy3321Mogollon Mountains17,95247 

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List Description

This list shows the highest points of the 50 largest counties in the US outside of Alaska. All but four of them are in nine western states. There is one each in Texas, Nebraska, Minnesota, and Maine.

Thanks to John Hasch for suggesting the addition of the Area column, greatly improving the usefulness of this list.


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