List of mountains of the United States

This list includes significant mountain peaks and high points located in the United States arranged alphabetically by state, district, or territory. The highest peak or point in each state, district or territory is noted in bold.

Significant mountain peaks and high points

Alabama

Alaska

American Samoa

Arizona

Arkansas

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

District of Columbia

Florida

Georgia

Guam

Hawaiʻi

Idaho

  • Big Baldy

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

North Dakota

Northern Mariana Islands

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Puerto Rico

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

U.S. Minor Outlying Islands

Utah

Vermont

Virgin Islands (U.S.)

Virginia

Washington

Mount Shuksan reflected in Picture Lake
Mount Shuksan

West Virginia

Wisconsin

  • Blue Mounds, highest summit of the Ocooch Mountains
  • Belmont Mound, (Ocooch Mountains)
  • Platte Mound, (Ocooch Mountains)
  • Wildcat Mountain
  • Ocooch Mountains, highest and most rugged part of the Driftless Area of the upper Midwest.
  • Timms Hill, highest summit of the State of Wisconsin

Wyoming

Summit disambiguation

The following list includes links to disambiguation and set index articles for topographic summits of the United States with identical names. The United States Board on Geographic Names is the official authority for all United States geographic names. The United States Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System provides Internet access to these geographic names.

  • Bald Eagle Mountain – 7 summits in 6 states
  • Bald Knob – 142 summits in 30 states
  • Bald Mountain – 303 summits in 31 states
  • Baldy Mountain – 56 summits in 17 states
  • Baldy Peak – 19 summits in 12 states
  • Bear Mountain – 144 summits in 30 states
  • Black Butte – 113 summits in 14 states
  • Black Mesa – 41 summits in 7 states
  • Black Mountain – 266 summits in 29 states
  • Boundary Peak – 8 summits in 7 states
  • Camelback Mountain – 9 summits in 6 states
  • Campbell Hill – 20 summits in 15 states
  • Capitol Peak – 6 summits in 5 states
  • Castle Peak – 24 summits in 10 states
  • Cloud Peak – 4 summits in Alaska, Michigan, and Wyoming
  • Crater Peak – 8 summits in 7 states
  • Crown Mountain – 6 summits in 5 states and a summit in a territory
  • Diamond Peak – 22 summits in 11 states
  • Eagle Mountain – 41 summits in 20 states
  • Eagle Peak – 44 summits in 15 states
  • El Capitan – 6 summits in 5 states
  • Elk Mountain – 60 summits in 14 states
  • Flat Top Mountain – 41 summits in 18 states
  • Fremont Peak – 7 summits in 5 states
  • Glass Mountain – 3 summits in California and a summit in Oregon
  • Granite Mountain – 57 summits in 17 states
  • Granite Peak – 42 summits in 12 states
  • Grizzly Peak – 22 summits in 7 states
  • High Point – 43 summits in 19 states
  • Humboldt Peak – 3 summits in California, Colorado, and Nevada
  • King Peak – 3 summits in Arizona, California, and Nevada
  • Kings Peak – 2 summits in Idaho and Utah
  • Lookout Mountain – 113 summits in 28 states
  • Matterhorn – 3 summits in Arizona, Nevada, and Oregon
  • Mount Adams – 7 summits in 6 states
  • Mount Bailey – 2 summits in Colorado and Oregon
  • Mount Baldy 22 summits in 13 states
  • Mount Cleveland – 4 summits in Alaska, Montana, and Vermont
  • Mount Dana – 3 summits in Alaska, California, and Washington
  • Mount Davis – 7 summits in 5 states
  • Mount Douglas – 2 summits in Alaska and a summit in Montana
  • Mount Ellen – 2 summits in California and Vermont
  • Mount Hood – 3 summits in California, Massachusetts, and Oregon
  • Mount Hopkins – 2 summits in Arizona and California
  • Mount Jackson – 10 summits in 7 states
  • Mount Jefferson – 10 summits in 10 states
  • Mount Kimball – 3 summits in Alaska, Arizona, and Colorado
  • Mount Lincoln – 8 summits in 7 states
  • Mount Marcy – 4 summits in 4 states
  • Mount Michelson – 2 summits in Alaska
  • Mount Mitchell – 3 summits in North Carolina, Oregon, and Washington
  • Mount Morgan – 5 summits in 4 states
  • Mount Nebo – 28 summits in 20 states
  • Mount Owen – 5 summits in 4 states
  • Mount Powell – 5 summits in 5 states
  • Mount Russell – a summit in Alaska and 2 summits in California
  • Mount Sanford – 2 summits in Alaska and Connecticut
  • Mount Steller – 2 summits in Alaska
  • Mount Taylor – 2 summits in Nevada and New Mexico
  • Mount Tom – 44 summits in 18 states
  • Mount Warren – 5 summits in 5 states
  • Mount Washington – 14 summits in 10 states and a summit in a territory
  • Mount Wilson – 11 summits in 8 states
  • Mummy Mountain – 5 summits in 5 states
  • North Mountain – 25 summits in 16 states
  • Mount Olympus – 9 summits in 8 states
  • Pyramid Peak – 45 summits in 11 states
  • Red Mountain – 160 summits in 21 states
  • Rocky Mountain – 46 summits in 22 states
  • Slide Mountain – 26 summits in 13 states
  • Split Mountain – 12 summits in 8 states
  • Stone Mountain – 31 summits in 15 states
  • Storm King Mountain – 5 summits in Colorado, New York, and Washington
  • Thompson Peak – 16 summits in 7 states
  • Three Sisters – 17 summits in 10 states
  • Treasure Mountain – 10 summits in 6 states
  • Twin Peak – 6 summits in 4 states
  • Twin Peaks – 106 summits in 18 states
  • University Peak – 2 summits in Alaska and California
  • Wheeler Peak – 6 summits in 4 states
  • White Mountain – 44 summits in 19 states
  • Wildcat Mountain – 43 summits in 22 states

See also

References

  1. ^ "McGinnis Mountain : Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering : SummitPost". Summitpost.org. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  2. ^ "Compilation Geologic Map of the Daisy Mountain 7.5' Quadrangle, Maricopa County, Arizona - AZGS Document Repository". Repository.azgs.az.gov. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  3. ^ The summit of Mount Frissell is located in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
  4. ^ The summit of Britton Hill at 105 meters (345 ft) is the lowest high point of any U.S. state.
  5. ^ Mount Lamlam is located 314 kilometers (195 mi) northeast of the Challenger Deep, the deepest point of all the Earth's oceans. The total elevation rise from the bottom of the Challenger Deep at about -10,920 meters (-35,827 feet) to the summit of Mount Lamlam at 406 meters (1332 ft) is 11,326 meters (37,159 ft), or 28% greater than the elevation of Mount Everest.
  6. ^ The summit of Mauna Kea at 4205 meters (13,796 ft) is the highest summit of the Island of Hawaiʻi, the State of Hawaiʻi, and the entire North Pacific Ocean. Mauna Kea is also the tallest mountain on Earth as measured from base to summit. The shield volcano sits on the ocean floor at a depth of 5,998 meters (19,678 ft) for a total height of 10,203 meters (33,474 ft).
  7. ^ The shield volcano Mauna Loa is the most voluminous mountain on Earth with an estimated volume of 74,000 km³ (17,800 cubic miles), or enough material to fill the Grand Canyon more than 18 times.

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Coordinates: 63°04′08″N 151°00′23″W / 63.0690°N 151.0063°W

Black Peak (Washington)

Black Peak is a tall peak in the Cascade Range in the U.S. state of Washington. It lies in the Stephen Mather Wilderness and North Cascades National Park. At 8,975 feet (2,736 m) in elevation it is the 20th-highest peak in Washington. Black Peaks's prominence is 3,450 feet (1,050 m), making it the 35th-most prominent peak in Washington. The nearest higher peak is Goode Mountain, 5.2 miles (8.4 km) to the west-southwest.Black Peak is a non-volcanic mountain and is popular among hikers and campers worldwide.

Bogachiel Peak

Bogachiel Peak is a 5,478-foot (1,670 m) peak in the Olympic Mountains of Washington, U.S.. It is located in Olympic National Park.

Boston Peak

Boston Peak is a tall peak in the North Cascades in the U.S. state of Washington and within North Cascades National Park. At 8,894 feet (2,711 m) in elevation it is the 26th highest peak in Washington. Its nearest higher neighbor is Buckner Mountain, 1.66 miles (2.67 km) to the east.

Brindley Mountain

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Buckhorn Mountain

Buckhorn Mountain is a peak in the Olympic Mountains in the U.S. state of Washington. It is in Olympic National Forest on the Olympic Peninsula.

Buckner Mountain

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Cardinal Peak

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Eldorado Peak

Eldorado Peak is a 8,868-foot (2,703 m) peak, and is the 25th highest peak in Washington. The mountain is located in the North Cascades of Washington, approximately 27 miles (43 km) east of Concrete. It is located in North Cascades National Park at the head of Marble Creek and just west of the Inspiration Glacier. Other glaciers in the immediate vicinity include Eldorado Glacier and McAllister Glacier; thus Eldorado is flanked by the largest continuous non-volcanic ice sheet in the lower 48 states.

Frog Mountain

Frog Mountain is a summit in Cherokee County, Alabama, in the United States. With an elevation of 1,201 feet (366 m), Frog Mountain is the 214th highest summit in the state of Alabama.Frog Mountain was named after Chief Frog, of the Cherokee.

Hawk Pride Mountain

Hawk Pride Mountain is a summit in Colbert County, Alabama, in the United States. With an elevation of 820 feet (250 m), is the 489th highest summit in the state of Alabama.Hawk Pride Mountain takes its name from the local Pride family of settlers.

List of mountains in Virginia

This is a list of mountains in the U.S. state of Virginia.

List of mountains of New York (state)

There are three major mountain ranges in New York: the Adirondack Mountains, the Catskill Mountains, and part of the Appalachian Mountains.

Lists of Oregon-related topics

These are lists of Oregon-related topics, attempting to list every list related to the state of Oregon.

If an article name ends in #Oregon (or some other region), it is a section within an article about more than Oregon.

If the type is list, the article is primarily a list of articles. If type is context, each entry contains summary information useful to compare and contrast entries.

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Lists of landforms of the United States

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List of beaches in the United States

List of fjords of the United States

List of glaciers in the United States

List of islands of the United States

List of lakes of the United States

List of rivers of the United States

List of volcanoes in the United States

List of waterfalls of the United States

Mountain peaks of the United States

Appalachian Mountains

Black Hills

Cascade Range

Rocky Mountains

List of mountains of the United States

Northern Rocky Mountains

Mount Daniel

Mount Daniel is the highest summit on the Cascade Range crest of Alpine Lakes Wilderness of the central Washington, USA. It is the highest point in King and Kittitas counties. Streams on its eastern slopes form the headwaters of the Cle Elum River.

Observation Peak

Observation Peak may refer to:

Observation Peak (Alberta) in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada

Observation Peak (California) in California, United States, see List of mountains of the United States

Observation Peak (Wyoming) in Wyoming, United States, see Mountains and mountain ranges of Yellowstone National Park

Pohatcong Mountain

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Sandia Mountains

The Sandia Mountains (Southern Tiwa: Posu gai hoo-oo, Navajo: Dził Nááyisí; Zuni: Chibiya Yalanne) are a mountain range located in Bernalillo and Sandoval counties, immediately to the east of the city of Albuquerque in New Mexico in the southwestern United States. The range is largely within the Cibola National Forest, and part of the range is protected as the Sandia Mountain Wilderness. Its highest point is Sandia Crest, 10,678 feet (3,255 m).

Seven Fingered Jack

Seven Fingered Jack is a mountain in the North Cascades in the U.S. state of Washington. It is located at the north end of the Entiat Mountains, a sub-range of the Cascade Range. It is part of a three-peak group called the Entiat Cirque which includes Mount Maude and Mount Fernow. Seven Fingered Jack is about 4 miles (6.4 km) south of Holden. The peak is in the Glacier Peak Wilderness of Wenatchee National Forest.

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