The 57 Ultra Prominent Peaks In The Lower 48

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There are 57 Ultra Prominent Peaks in the Lower 48 States of the United States. Climbing all of these ultra prominent peaks is a major peak bagging challenge.

An ultra prominent peak is a summit that has a topographic prominence of at 1500 m / 4921 ft. According to Wikipedia.org, their are 1524 ultras on Planet Earth. In North America, their are 353 Ultras. In the USA, there are 128 ultra prominent summits.

According to PeakList.org, the America’s 57 consists of 57 summits in the Lower 48 states with at least 5000′ of prominence. SummitPost.org is also a good resource for more information on this pekabagging list.

Below you’ll find a map and list of the 57 ultra prominent peaks in the Lower 48 of the United States.

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Ultra Prominent Peaks in the Lower 48 List:

RankPeakElevationProminenceState
1Mt. Rainier1441013197WA
2Mt. Whitney1449510075CA
3Mt. Shasta141629762CA
4Mt. Elbert144339073CO
5Mt. Baker107818881WA
6San Jacinto Peak108318311CA
7San Gorgonio Mountain115028282CA
8Charleston Peak119188243NV
9Mt. Adams122768116WA
10Mt. Olympus1179697829WA
11Mt. Hood112397679OR
12Wheeler Peak130637563NV
13Glacier Peak105207480WA
14White Mountain Peak142467196CA
15Gannett Peak138047074WY
16Cloud Peak131677067WY
17Grand Teton137706530WY
18Sacajawea Peak98386388OR
19Kings Peak135286348UT
20Mt. Graham107206320AZ
21Mt. San Antonio100646224CA
22Telescope Peak110486168CA
23Mt. Peale127216161UT
24Mt. Washington62886138NH
25Mt. Mitchell66846089NC
26Humphreys Peak126336039AZ
27Borah Peak126625982ID
28Mt. Jefferson119415861NV
29Mt. Ellen115225842UT
30Deseret Peak110315811UT
31Mt. Jefferson104975777OR
32Pilot Peak107165726NV
33Crazy Peak112095709MT
34McDonald Peak98205640MT
35South Sister103585578OR
36Sierra Blanca Peak119735533NM
37Pikes Peak141105510CO
38Mt. Nebo119285488UT
39Snowshoe Peak87385418MT
40North Schell Peak118835403NV
41Star Peak98365396NV
42Hayford Peak99125392NV
43Diamond Peak121975377ID
44Flat Top Mountain106205370UT
45Mt. Stuart94155335WA
46Blanca Peak143455305CO
47Mt. Timpanogos117505270UT
48Ibapah Peak121095269UT
49Lassen Peak104575229CA
50Mt. Cleveland104665226MT
51Arc Dome117735213NV
52He/She Devil94005200ID
53Abercrombie Mountain73085169WA
54Mt. Lemmon91575157AZ
55Chiricahua Peak97595139AZ
56Mt. Eddy902590255105CA
57Miller Peak94665006AZ

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