Scales Mound, Illinois


Elevation: 1168 feet, 356 meters

Approx. Isolation: 3.01 mi, 4.85 km
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 28' 2'' N; 90° 16' 17'' W
42.467254, -90.271311 (Dec Deg)
724330E 4705265N Zone 15 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionJo Daviess
City/TownScales Mound

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-12-05 by Dennis Stewart

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Scales Mound may be the 4th highest named point in Illinois.
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Isolation3.01 mi/4.85 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Charles Mound  (NNE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Upper Mississippi Area
Range5: Mississippi-Illinois-Lake Michigan Plains
Drainage BasinsMississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapScales Mound West O42090d3 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Dennis Stewart.

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