List of mountains of the United States

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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 is noted in bold.

Significant mountain peaks and high points

Alabama

Alaska

See also: Category:Mountains of Alaska and commons:Category:Mountains of Alaska

Arizona

See also: Category:Mountains of Arizona and commons:Category:Mountains of Arizona

Arkansas

See also: Category:Mountains of Arkansas and commons:Category:Mountains of Arkansas

California

See also: Category:Mountains of California and commons:Category:Mountains of California

Colorado

See also: List of mountain ranges of Colorado, Category:Mountains of Colorado, and commons:Category:Mountains of Colorado

Connecticut

See also: Category:Mountains of Connecticut and commons:Category:Mountains of Connecticut

Delaware

Florida

Georgia

See also: Category:Mountains of Georgia (U.S. state) and commons:Category:Mountains of Georgia (U.S. state)

Hawaii

See also: Category:Mountains of Hawaii and commons:Category:Mountains of Hawaii

Idaho

See also: Category:Mountains of Idaho and commons:Category:Mountains of Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

See also: Category:Mountains of Kentucky and commons:Category:Mountains of Kentucky

Louisiana

See also: Category:Mountains of Louisiana and commons:Category:Mountains of Louisiana

Maine

See also: Category:Mountains of Maine and commons:Category:Mountains of Maine

Maryland

See also: Category:Mountains of Maryland and commons:Category:Mountains of Maryland

Massachusetts

See also: Category:Mountains of Massachusetts and commons:Category:Mountains of Massachusetts

Michigan

See also: Category:Mountains of Michigan and commons:Category:Mountains of Michigan

Minnesota

See also: Category:Mountains of Minnesota and commons:Category:Mountains of Minnesota

Mississippi

See also: Category:Mountains of Mississippi and commons:Category:Mountains of Mississippi

Missouri

See also: Category:Mountains of Missouri and commons:Category:Mountains of Missouri

Montana

See also: Category:Mountains of Montana, commons:Category:Mountains of Montana, and List of mountain ranges in Montana

Nebraska

See also: Category:Mountains of Nebraska and commons:Category:Mountains of Nebraska

Nevada

See also: List of mountain ranges of Nevada, Category:Mountains of Nevada, and commons:Category:Mountains of Nevada

New Hampshire

See also: Category:Mountains of New Hampshire and commons:Category:Mountains of New Hampshire

New Jersey

See also: Category:Mountains of New Jersey and commons:Category:Mountains of New Jersey

New Mexico

See also: List of mountain ranges of New Mexico, Category:Mountains of New Mexico, and commons:Category:Mountains of New Mexico

New York

See also: Category:Mountains of New York and commons:Category:Mountains of New York

North Carolina

See also: Category:Mountains of North Carolina and commons:Category:Mountains of North Carolina

North Dakota

See also: Category:Mountains of North Dakota and commons:Category:Mountains of North Dakota

Ohio

See also: Category:Mountains of Ohio and commons:Category:Mountains of Ohio

Oklahoma

See also: Category:Mountains of Oklahoma and commons:Category:Mountains of Oklahoma

Oregon

See also: List of mountain ranges of Oregon, Category:Mountains of Oregon, and commons:Category:Mountains of Oregon

Pennsylvania

See also: Category:Mountains of Pennsylvania and commons:Category:Mountains of Pennsylvania

Rhode Island

South Carolina

See also: Category:Mountains of South Carolina and commons:Category:Mountains of South Carolina

South Dakota

See also: Category:Mountains of South Dakota and commons:Category:Mountains of South Dakota

Tennessee

See also: Category:Mountains of Tennessee and commons:Category:Mountains of Tennessee

Texas

See also: Category:Mountains of Texas and commons:Category:Mountains of Texas

Utah

See also: List of mountain ranges of Utah, Category:Mountains of Utah, and commons:Category:Mountains of Utah

Vermont

See also: Category:Mountains of Vermont and commons:Category:Mountains of Vermont

Virginia

See also: Category:Mountains of Virginia, commons:Category:Mountains of Virginia, and List of mountains in Virginia

Washington

See also: List of highest mountain peaks in Washington, Category:Mountains of Washington (state), and commons:Category:Mountains of Washington

West Virginia

See also: Category:Mountains of West Virginia and commons:Category:Mountains of West Virginia

Wisconsin

  • Blue Mounds, highest summit of the Ocooch Mountains
  • Belmont Mound, (Ocooch Mountains)
  • Platte Mound, (Ocooch Mountains)
  • 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

See also: List of mountain ranges in Wyoming, Category:Mountains of Wyoming, and commons:Category:Mountains of Wyoming

District of Columbia

American Samoa

See also: Category:Mountains of American Samoa and commons:Category:Mountains of American Samoa

Guam

Northern Mariana Islands

Puerto Rico

See also: List of mountain peaks of the Caribbean, Category:Mountains of Puerto Rico, and commons:Category:Mountains of Puerto Rico

United States Virgin Islands

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.

See also

References

  1. ^ http://www.summitpost.org/mcginnis-mountain/444430
  2. ^ http://repository.azgs.az.gov/uri_gin/azgs/dlio/977
  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. ^ 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).
  6. ^ 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.
  7. ^ 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.

External links

  • National Geodetic Survey (NGS)
    • NGS Datasheets
    • NGVD 29 to NAVD 88 online elevation converter
    • Geodetic Glossary
  • United States Geological Survey (USGS)
    • Geographic Names Information System
  • Peakbagger.com
  • PeakList.org
  • SummitPost.org
  • World Mountain Encyclopedia PeakWare.com
  • Interactive elevation profile chart of the continental US.

Coordinates: 63°04′08″N 151°00′23″W / 63.0690°N 151.0063°W / 63.0690; -151.0063 (Denali)

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