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Meade County High Point, South Dakota


Prominence: 160 ft, 49 m

Elevation: 5460+ feet, 1664+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 8.66 mi, 13.94 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5460 - 5480 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5462 ft / 1665 m
    (Range 5462 - 5482 ft)
Peak TypeUnnamed High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 17' 16'' N; 103° 34' 18'' W
44.287712, -103.571599 (Dec Deg)
613966E 4904821N Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Dakota
County/Second Level RegionMeade (Highest Point)
City/TownSouthwest Meade
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Other Web Sites
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Meade, SD by Michael Schwartz
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Meade, SD by Dave Covill
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Meade, SD by Jerry Brekhus
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Meade, SD by John and Kathy Mitchler

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Lists that contain Meade County High Point:
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #87)
     South Dakota County High Points (Rank #4)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #4)
     Top 10 County High Points Grid for U.S. States (Rank #142)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-05-06 by Gustav Sexauer
     2015-02-13 by Lupe Lunde

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (22 total)

Nearby Peak Searches:
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 160 ft/49 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 200 ft/61 m
  Key Col: 5300 ft/1615 m
Isolation8.66 mi/13.94 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Custer Peak  (WSW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Great Plains
Range4: Black Hills
Range5: Northern Black Hills
Drainage BasinsMissouri
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Black Hills National Forest
Topo MapDeadman Mountain O44103c5 1:24,000



Other Photos

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Black Hills, SD Expedition No. 119: Lupe at the little cairn marking the Meade County High Point. The big tree mentioned in several previous trip reports is likely the one at the left side of the photo (2015-02-13). Photo by Lupe Lunde.
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Black Hills, SD Expedition No. 119: Lupe's favorite view in the vicinity of the Meade County High Point is located about 0.25 mile to the WSW at high point 5401 (the large rock at the left of the photo). Custer Peak, about 8.5 miles to the WSW is visible on the horizon (just left of center). The valley beyond Lupe is the W end of Virkula Gulch (2015-02-13). Photo by Lupe Lunde.
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Black Hills, SD Expedition No. 119: Lupe stands at the S end of the hill where the Meade County High Point is located. The actual high point, marked by a small cairn, is near the NNW end of this hill, only a 5 or 10 minute walk away. This photo looks S at the E end of Virkula Gulch. The paved road on the left (E) heads S to Nemo or N to Vanocker Canyon and Sturgis. (2015-02-13). Photo by Lupe Lunde.
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