Ascent of Tillman County High Point on 2002-05-27
|Date:||Monday, May 27, 2002|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Tillman County High Point|
| Elevation:||1580 ft / 481 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThe highest point in Tillman County is a small granitic hill near the small town of Headrick. From highway OK-62, I followed an older road now used these days by joggers, bicyclists, and fishermen, who cast their lines from an old relic truss bridge that spans the Red River.
I parked near an old gate at a gravel pit, and shimmied under the fence. The hike went quick as I skirted the pit, gained the rocky "steps", and made the top after about 20 minutes in warm, sticky weather. Because I might have been on private land, I stuck around just long enough to swig some water before I started back down to my truck. No one bothered me.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||150 ft / 46 m|
| Distance:||1 mi / 1.6 km|
| Trailhead:||1430 ft / 435 m|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country|
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