This is a partial listing of locations above 2,500 feet in altitude in the US, Canada,
and around the globe. You can use this as a handy reference whether you are at home
or planning a backpacking or baking vacation.

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UNITED STATES CANADA
ALABAMA Banff, Alb. – 4,537 feet
Cheaha Mt. Area – 2,400 feet Beatton River area, B.C. – 2,743 feet
  Calgary, Alb. – 3,557 feet
ALASKA Kimberly, B.C. – 3,005 feet
Mt. Bendelbe – 3,720 feet Lethbridge, Alb. – 3,047 feet
Mt. Campbell - 8,200 feet Penhold, Alb. – 2,967 feet
Mt. Hamilton – 4,100 feet Swift Current, Sask. – 2,680 feet
Mt. McKinley - 20,320 feet Williams Lake, B.C. – 3,085 feet
Oratia – 5,400 feet  
Tingmerkpuk Mt. – 3,600 feet  
West Point - 5,920 feet OTHER WORLD CITIES
   
ARKANSAS Afghanistan
Magazine Mt. area – 2,800 feet Kabul – 5,890 feet
  Kandahar –3,462 feet
ARIZONA  
Brisbee – 5,300 feet Andorra
Douglas – 33,955 feet Andorra – 3,378 feet
Flagstaff – 6,900 feet  
Holbrook – 5,080 feet Australia
Humphries Peak area – 12, 670 feet Badgastein – 3,323 feet
Globe – 3,509 feet  
Grand Canyon area – 6,406 feet Austria
Kingman – 3,328 feet Innsbruck – 2,900 feet
Nogales – 3,857 feet  
Prescott – 5,320 feet Bolivia
Tucson – 2,641 feet La Paz – 13,402 feet
Winslow – 4,836 feet Orivo – 12,402 feet
  Potosi – 13,600 feet
CALIFORNIA  
Alturan – 4,370 feet Brazil
Bishop – 4,140 feet Brasilia – 3,075 feet
Lake Tahoe area – 7,240 feet Sao Paulo – 2,545 feet
Los Padres Nat’l Forest NE of St. Luiz Obispo – 2,635 feet  
Mammoth Mt. Ski Area – 9,110 feet Burundi
Mendicino and Trinity National Forest areas west of Sacramento Valley – 4,000-8,000 feet Usumbura – 2,684 feet
Mojave – 2,787 feet  
Mt. Whitney – 14,000 feet China
Nevada City – 2,520 feet Gartok (Tibet) – 14,240 feet
Pine Mt. above Ojai – 7,510 feet Jiachan ( Tibet) – 15,870 feet
Quincy – 3,405 feet
Lhassa – 11,800 feet
San Gabriel Mt. ski areas above Pasadena – 3,000 - 4,000 feet Kunming – 6,080 feet
San Rafael Mountains above Santa Barbara – 6,500 feet Lanchow – 5,185 feet
Sequoia National Forest ski areas – 4,000 - 10,000 feet  
Squaw Valley Ski Area – 4,000 - 8,909 feet Columbia
Strawberry Peak – 6,000 feet Bogotá – 8,659 feet
Susanville – 4,195 feet Cali – 3,139 feet
Yosemite Village – 4,000 feet Cartago – 2,950 feet
Yreka – 2,635 feet  
  Costa Rica
COLORADO San José – 3,021 feet
Akron – 4,654 feet  
Alamosa – 7,536 feet
Ecuador
Aspen – 7,844 feet Quito – 9,320 feet
Boulder – 5,347 feet  
Breckenridge – 9,603 - 10,000 feet Ethiopia
Burlington – 4,250 feet Addis Ababa – 7,749 feet
Colorado Springs – 5,985 feet  
Craig – 6,174 feet France
Del Norte – 7,880 feet Chamonix – 3,402 feet
Denver – 5,183 feet  
Dillon – 9,000 feet Germany
Durango – 6,517 feet Kaufbeuren – 2,390 feet
Estes Park – 7,500 feet  
Fort Collins – 4,994 feet Guatemala
Fort Morgon – 4,338 feet Guatemala City – 4,958 feet
Georgetown – 8,507 feet  
Glenwood Springs – 5,758 feet Honduras
Grand Junction – 4,570 feet Tegucigalpa –3,250 feet
Greeley – 4,649 feet  
Gunnison – 7,820 feet India
Pueblo – 4,690 feet Bangalore – 2,914 feet
  Darjeeling – 6,982 feet
GEORGIA Srinagar, Kashmir – 5,130 feet
Smoky Mts Area: Brasstown – 4,784 feet
 
  Iran
HAWAII Hamadan – 5,732 feet
Haleakala (Maui Is.) – 10,025 feet
Isfahan – 5,207 feet
Hualalai (Hawaii) – 8,251 feet Tabriz – 5,250 feet
Kawaikini Pk. (Kauai Is.) – 5,170 feet Tehran – 3,950 feet
Makanalua Peninsula (Molokai Is.) – 4,970 feet  
Mauna Kea (Hawaii) – 13,796 feet Israel
Pahala (Hawaii) – 3,851 feet Jerusalem – 4,160 feet
Palikea (Oahu) – 3,098 feet  
Puu Konahuanui (Oahu) – 3,150 feet Italy
Kaala Pk. (Oahu) – 4,025 feet Cortina d’Ampezzo – 4,003 feet
   
IDAHO Jordan
Boise – 2,500 - 2,858 feet Amman – 2,548 feet
Bitterroot Mt. Range area – 10,000 - 12,000 feet  
Idaho Falls – 4,740 feet Kenya
Montpelier – 5,943 feet Nairobi – 5,452 feet
McCall – 5,013 feet  
Pocatello – 4,460 feet Malaya
Sun Valley – 5,920 feet Tonanarive – 4,200 feet
Twin Falls area – 3,750 feet  
  Mexico
KANSAS Aguascalientes – 6,258 feet
Mt. Sunflower area – 4,026 feet Chihuahua – 4,444 feet
  Mexico City – 7,340 feet
MAINE Taxco de Alarcon – 5,756 feet
Mt. Katahdin – 5,268 feet
Zacatecas – 8,010 feet
Sugarloaf – 4,237 feet
 

Mongolia
MARYLAND Ulan Bator – 4,160 feet
Backbone Mt. area – 3,360 feet
 
  Nepal
MASSACHUSETTS Katmandu – 4,223 feet
Mt. Greylock – 3,491 feet  
  Pakistan
MINNESOTA Lahore – 3,270 feet
Misquah Hills – 2,230 feet
 
  Peru
MONTANA Arequipa – 8,460 feet
Anaconda – 5,288 feet Cuzco – 11,440 feet
Billings – 3,117 feet
Puno – 12,648 feet
Bozzeman – 4,754 feet  
Butte – 5,544 feet Philippines
Deer Lodge – 4,519 feet Baguio – 4,640 feet
Great Falls – 3,331 - 3,887 feet  
Helena – 4,009 feet Poland
Leewiston – 3,960 feet Zakopone – 2,733 feet
Missoula – 3,197 feet  
Whitefish – 8,000 feet Rwanda
  Kigali – 4,806 feet
NEBRASKA
 
Alliance – 3,958 feet Saudi Arabia
McCook – 2,509 feet Taif – 4,500 feet
North Platte – 2,803 feet  
Scottsbluff – 4,662 feet South Africa
Sidney – 4,085 feet Germiston – 5,478 feet
  Johannesburg – 5,689 feet
NEVADA
Pretoria – 4,472 feet
Carson City – 4,675 feet  
Elko – 5,067 feet South West Africa
Ely – 6,421 feet Windhoek – 5,543 feet
Fallon – 3,970 feet  
Las Vegas – 2,170 feet Spain
Reno – 4,484 feet Granada – 2,300 feet
Tonopah – 6,033 feet Salamanca – 2,602 feet
Wheeler Pk – 13,061 feet  
Winnemucca – 4,317 feet Switzerland
  Davos – 5,062 feet
NEW HAMPSHIRE
Saint Moritz – 6,037 feet
Hancock – 4,430 feet Zermott – 5,279 feet
Mt. Adams – 5,798 feet  
Mt. Chocorna, Conway – 3,475 feet Turkey
Mt. Monadnock – 3,165 feet Ankara – 3,122 feet
Mt. Washington – 6,200 feet  
Piermont – 2,721 feet Uganda
Tecumseh – 4,004 feet Kampala – 3,730 feet
White Mts. Area – 4,000 - 6,000 feet  
  Venezuela
NEW MEXICO
Caracas – 3,164 feet
Albuquerque – 4,950 - 5,300 feet  
Carlsbad – 3,100 feet Yemen
Clayton – 5,050 feet San’a – 7,700 feet
Deming – 4,335 feet  
Farmington – 5,300 feet  
Gallup – 6,500 feet  
Hobbs – 3,625 feet  
Las Cruces – 3,900 feet  
Las Vegas – 6,435 feet  
Los Alamos – 7,370 feet  
Raton – 6,660 feet  
Roswell – 3,669 feet  
Santa Fe – 7,000 - 7,300 feet  
Taos – 6,950 feet  
   
NEW YORK  
Adirondack Mt. area – 2,000 - 5,000 feet  
Catskill Mt. area – approx. 2,000 feet  
Mt. Marcy – 5,344 feet  
   
NORTH CAROLINA  
Ashe County – 2,500 - 4,500 feet  
Ashville – 2,165 feet
 
Blue Ridge Mts – 2,000 - 6,000 feet  
Blue Ridge Parkway – 600 - 6,470 feet, through VA and NC)  
Franklin – 2,300 feet  
Smoky Mts. area – 2,500 - 5,000 feet  
Sassafras Mt. – 3,560 feet  
Mt. Mitchell – 6,684 feet  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
OKLAHOMA
 
Black Mesa area – 4,978 feet  
   
OREGON  
Baker – 3,449 feet  
Bend – 3,623 feet  
Cascade Mts. area – 10,000 - 12,000 feet  
Klamath Falls – 4,112 feet  
La Grande – 2,787 feet  
Lakeview – 4,800 feet  
Redmond – 3,077 feet  
   
PENNSYLVANIA
 
Allegheny Mts: Mt. Davis area – 3,213 feet  
   
SOUTH CAROLINA  
Hogback Mt. near Landrum – 3,211 feet  
Northwest area near North Carolina – 3,000 feet  
Sassafras Mt. Area – 3,500 feet  
   
SOUTH DAKOTA  
Black Hills National Forest area – 4,800 feet  
Custer – 5,501 feet  
Deadwood – 4,543 feet  
Harney Peak – 7,242 feet  
Lead – 5,089 feet  
Rapid City – 3,233 feet  
   
TENNESSEE
 
Appalachian Mts. and Great Smoky Mts. – 4,000 - 6,650 feet  
Great Smoky Mts. National Park – 6,643 feet  
   
TEXAS  
Amarillo – 3,685 feet  
Dalhart – 3,985 feet  
El Paso – 3,710 - 3,900 feet  
Lubbock – 3,241 feet  
Plainview – 3,366 feet  
   
UTAH
 
Alta – 9,265 feet  
Brigham City – 4,315 feet  
Eureka – 6,464 feet  
Fillmore – 5,700 feet  

Heber – 5,560 feet

 
Lehi – 4,550 feet  
Logan – 4,507 feet  
Ogden – 4,307 feet  
Park City – 6,852 feet  
Provo – 4,532 feet  
Salt Lake City – 4,390 - 5,000 feet  
Vernal – 5,331 feet  
   
VERMONT  
Ascutney Mt. – 3,144 feet
 
Adams/Northfield – 3,236 feet  
Bald Mt./Willoughby – 3,315 feet  
Braintree Mts. Area – 3,000 feet  
Belvedere – 3,360 feet  
Camel’s Hump – 4,083 feet  
Dorset area mountains – 3,185 feet  
Elmore – 2,608 feet  
Glastonbury – 3,764 feet  
Haystack – 3,462 feet  
Jay – 3,861 feet  
Ludlow/Okemo – 3,345 feet  
Killington – 4,241 feet  
Manchester Village/Little Equinox – 3,315 feet  
Mt. Mansfield – 4,393 feet  
Stowe Mts./Mt. Hunger – 3,539 feet  
Stratton Mt. – 3,936 feet  
   
VIRGINIA
 
Appalachian Mts. area – 5,000 feet  
Bentonville – 3,368 feet  
Blue Ridge Mts – 2,500 - 5,000 feet  
Bristol area, Mt. Rogers – 5,729 feet  
Grayson County (sw VA) – 3,000 - 4,500 feet  
   
WASHINGTON
 
Cascade Mts. – 10,000 feet  
Mt. Adams – 12,307 feet  
Mt. Olympic National Park, Mt. Olympus – 7,954 feet  
Pullman – 2,534 feet  
   
WEST VIRGINIA
 
Back Bone Mt. – 3,360 feet  
Spruce Knob – 4,860 feet
 
Richwood – 2,194 feet  
   
WYOMING  
Buffalo – 4,658 feet  
Cody – 5,018 feet  
Cheyenne – 6,097 feet
 
Gannett Peak area – 13,780 feet  
Jackson – 6,209 feet  
Kemmerer – 6,958 feet  
Lander – 5,377 feet  
Laramie – 7,153 feet  
Lusk – 5,017 feet  
Rock Springs – 6,265 feet  
Sheridan – 3,745 feet  
Torrington – 4,098 feet  
Wheatland – 4,747 feet  
Worland – 4,059 feet  


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