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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



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


See also: List of mountains and hills of Arizona by height
See also: :Category:Mountains of Arizona and commons:Category:Mountains of Arizona


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


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


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


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




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


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


  • Big Baldy
See also: :Category:Mountains of Idaho and commons:Category:Mountains of Idaho






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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


See also: List of highest mountain peaks in 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


  • 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


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


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

See also: List of mountain peaks of the Caribbean

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

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