Parker Peak, South Dakota

Prominence: 683 ft, 209 m

Elevation: 4848 feet, 1478 meters

Approx. Isolation: 18.84 mi, 30.32 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4850 ft / 1479 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 23' 56'' N; 103° 41' 28'' W
43.398779, -103.691197 (Dec Deg)
605986E 4805932N Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Dakota
County/Second Level RegionFall River (Highest Point)
City/TownNortheast Fall River

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Lists that contain Parker Peak:
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #98)
     South Dakota County High Points (Rank #5)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #9)
     Midwest USA Top 25 by Prominence (Rank #23)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-05-09 by Gustav Sexauer
     2015-04-11 by Lupe Lunde (Unsuccessful)

View ascents of peak by registered members (20 total)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Black Hills, SD Expedition No. 126: Lupe NW of Parker Peak. Parker Peak was heavily forested until a fire in 2001 burned much of the area. Another fire in 2012 took most of what little was left. Parker Peak is on National Forest land, but is completely surrounded by private property. Lupe's search for the landowners to request permission to cross their property ended in failure this day, so she didn't get to climb Parker Peak (2015-04-11). Photo by Lupe Lunde.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 683 ft/209 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 683 ft/209 m
  Key Col: 4165 ft/1269 m
Isolation18.84 mi/30.32 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Rankin Ridge  (NNE)
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: Southern Black Hills
Drainage BasinsMissouri
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Black Hills National Forest
Topo MapMinnekahta O43103d6 1:24,000
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