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Highest paved road list in the USA

 

This is the list of the highest paved roads in United States, state by state:

 

StateElevation (ft)Highest point
Alabama2,405Cheaha Mountain
Alabama2,100at turnoff to Cheaha Mountain (AL 281)
Alaska3,322Eureka Summit on Glenn Hwy (AK 1)
Arizona9,560Arizona Snow Bowl
Arizona9,370~4 mi. S of Hannagan Meadow (US 191)
Arkansas2,681Polk coHP
Arkansas2,6001.5 mi. W of Polk coHP, Skyline Dr.
California10,320Rock Creek Road from Toms Place
California9,945Tioga Pass on CA 120
Colorado14,120Mount Evans
Colorado14,115Pikes Peak
Colorado12,183Trail Ridge Road Rocky Mtn NP (US 34)
Connecticut1,555Bald Mountain (CT 272)
Delaware448Ebright Azimuth
Florida340 Lakewood
Georgia4,388Brasstown Bald gate (GA Alt 180)
Georgia3,100Neels Gap (US 19)
Hawaii11,120Mauna Loa Observatory
Hawaii6,670Humuula Saddle on Saddle Road (HI 200)
Idaho8,701Galena Summit on ID 75
Illinois1,1421 mi. S of Scales Mound on CR 67
Indiana1,253Elliot Road by Hoosier Hill
Iowa1,6542 miles south of Bigelow, Minn. (IA 60)
Kansas3,920at state line by Kanorado (old US 24)
Kentucky4,040FAA site on Black Mountain
Kentucky3,700at VA state line (KY 160)
Louisiana456Old Athens
Maine2,280a mile north of Appalachian Tr (ME 17)
Maryland3,080near Conneway Hill (US 50)
Massachusetts3,465Mount Greylock
Massachusetts 3,170Mt Greylock turnoff on Rockwell Rd 
Michigan1,7903/4 mile SE of Watersmeet Park (US 2)
Minnesota2,040~4 miles south of Isabella (MN 1)
Mississippi680US 72 at jct. with road to Benton LO
Missouri1,730next to the Webster coHP (Road P)
Montana10,200Beartooth Hwy (US 212) at WY state line
Nebraska5,105Bushnell Exit (I-80)
Nevada10,161Wheeler Peak trailhead GBNP
Nevada8,911Mount Rose Summit on NV 431
New Hampshire4,400Mount Washington Auto Road
New Hampshire2,860Kancamagus Pass (NH 112)
New Jersey1,803High Point
New Jersey1,513turnoff to HP State Park from NJ 23
New Mexico10,600NM 532 at Sandia Crest
New Mexico10,507Brazos summit
New York4,560Whiteface Mtn Mem Hwy on 431
New York2,680at Winnisook Lake on CR 47
North Carolina6,600Mount Mitchell
North Carolina6,160Richland Balsam on Blue Ridge Parkaway
North Dakota3,2201.5 miles NW of Rhame (US 12)
Ohio1,540Hi Point Career Center
Ohio1,5302 mi. E of Bellefontaine (OH 540)
Oklahoma4,846state line west of Mexhoma
Oregon7,840viewpoint-east Crater Lake rim
Oregon7,683east side Crater Lake NP on Rim Drive
Pennsylvania3,1600.2 mi. E of Baughman Spring on 2004
Rhode Island800Jerimoth Hill on Hartford Pike
South Carolina3,520F Van Clayton Mem Hwy to Sassafras Mtn
South Carolina3,160at village of Caesars Head (US 276)
South Dakota6,680O'Neil Pass on US 85
Tennessee5,723Collins Gap GSMNP on Clingmans Dome Rd
Tennessee5,000Newfound Gap on US 441
Texas6,791McDonald Observatory (Mt Locke)
Texas6,135Beef Pasture Gap on TX 118
Utah10,715just SW of Bald Mountain Pass on UT 150
Vermont3,840Mount Equinox
Vermont2,356Appalachian Gap (VT 17)
Virginia4,880Grayson Highlands SP at Haw Orchard Mtn
Virginia4,440 Elk Garden (VA 600)
Washington6,400Sunrise Ranger Station MRNP
Washington5,575Sherman Pass on WA 20
West Virginia4,840Snowshoe Ski Area
Wisconsin1,930Sugarbush Hill spur off Bradley Lake Rd
Wisconsin1,810north of Timms Hill (WI 86)
Wyoming10,947Beartooth Pass on Beartooth Hwy (US 212)
 

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