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Bell County - three areas on Cumberland Mountain (3,400+ feet)

Boyd County - one area (1,140+ feet)

Breathitt County - BM Tenmile on Elkbutt Knob and five areas (1,600+ and 1,620+ feet)

Carter County - eight areas (1,300+ feet)

Clay County - spot elevation (2,235 feet) and two areas (2,200+ feet)

Elliott County - two areas (1,360+ feet)

Estill County - five areas on Zion Mountain and Happy Top Mountain (1,511 and 1,500+ feet)

Floyd County - five areas (2,320+ feet)

Greenup County - two areas (1,200+ feet)

Harlan County - Black Mountain (4,145 feet and State Highpoint)

Jackson County - spot elevation on Cruse Ridge (1,633 feet) and one area (1,620+ feet)

Johnson County - Stuffley Knob (1,508 feet) and one area (1,480+ feet)

Knott County - one area at Letcher, Pike tri-county junction (2,360+ feet)

Knox County - spot elevation (2,322 feet)

Laurel County - one area (1,760+ feet)

Lawrence County - one area (1,320+ feet)

Lee County - spot elevation (1,367 feet)

Leslie County - Peters Knob and one area (2,600+ feet)

Letcher County - on state boundary (3,720+ feet)

McCreary County - Ryans Creek Mountain (2,165 feet)

Magoffin County - four areas (1,640+ feet)

Martin County - three areas (1,600+ feet)

Menifee County - five areas with Coburn benchmark (1,428, 1,427, and 1,420+ feet)

Morgan County - nine areas (1,400+ feet)

Owsley County - one area (1,720+ feet)

Perry County - Delphia benchmark (2,539 feet)

Pike County - Birch Gap benchmark on Pine Mountain (3,149 feet)

Powell County - Pilot Knob, Rotten Point, and five areas (1,440+ feet)

Pulaski County - at county boundary on Green River Knob (1,680± feet)

Rockcastle County - one area on Cruse Ridge (1,640+ feet)

Rowan County - Limestone Knob (1,435 feet) and two areas (1,420+ feet)

Wayne County - Miller benchmark (1,788 feet) and 12 areas (1,780+ feet)

Whitley County - two areas (2,220+ feet)

Wolfe County - one area (1,480+ feet)


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FAIR WARNING: These are "armchair mountaineer" articles, an offering for amusement, not action. Many of these peaks are potentially life threatening, or are on private property. Adequate mountaineer training and/or owner's permission are required if you choose to pursue this list. The authors cited on this page accept no responsibility for injury, or any liability related to these route descriptions.

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