Northern Allegheny Plateau

Range TypeGeographically-defined sub-range
Highest PointNorth Mountain (2585 ft/788 m)
CountriesUnited States
States/ProvincesPennsylvania (66%), New York (34%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area23,136 sq mi / 59,923 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent232 mi / 373 km North-South
228 mi / 367 km East-West
Center Lat/Long41° 42' N; 78° 0' W
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Map of Northern Allegheny Plateau
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Northern Allegheny Plateau.
Allegheny PlateauLevel 4 (Parent)
         Northern Allegheny PlateauLevel 5
         Finger LakesLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Northeastern PennsylvaniaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Pocono PlateauLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Southern Allegheny PlateauLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Northern Allegheny Plateau

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.North Mountain2585788 
2.Lyon Hill2580+786+ 
3.White Knoll South2580+786+ 
4.Bailey Hill2580+786+ 
5.Cobb Hill2561781 
6.White Knoll2560780 
7.Alma Hill2548777 
8.Cedar Mountain2543775 
9.Potter County Triple Divide Point2520+768+ 
10.Peak 25162516767 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Northern Allegheny Plateau

Cobb Hill
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Sign is not on the actual HP (2012-11-21). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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Mount Pisgah
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A statue of Chief Wetonah, complete with wampum and peace pipe, stands at the viewpoint atop Mt Pisgah (2017-10-05). Photo by Alan Bernier.
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Mount Tuscarora
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Mount Tuscarora Fire Tower in February (2019-02-18). Photo by Matthew Nagowski.
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